In anticipation for the Halloween season, a nearly $6 billion industry and the second largest retail holiday according to the National Retail Federation, the costume superstore, Halloween City, is creating thousands of temporary jobs.
America’s largest specialty party retailer, Party City, announces a new component to its website that serves as a comprehensive party planning resource with clever tips and spectacular ideas for creating memorable celebrations.
America’s largest specialty party retailer, Party City, announces a partnership with Iraq War Veteran Troy Yocum to support “Hike for Heroes,” Yocum’s personal mission to walk 7,000 miles across America to raise funds and awareness for military families in need.
America’s largest specialty party retailer, Party City, proudly announces its support of the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women movement during the month of February in celebration of American Heart Month. Party City launches a nationwide, in-store campaign through February 28 to raise donations for Go Red For Women’s life-saving educational initiatives.
Party City and Madison Square Garden (MSG) today announced a new multi-year integrated marketing partnership, in which America’s largest party specialty store will become the Official Party Store of MSG, the New York Knicks and Rangers. As part of the new partnership Party City will present the Knicks and Rangers annual Kids Day games, post-game in-arena celebrations after team victories, and receive other in-arena brand activation.
A creative, beautiful cake is the heart of any celebration, and America’s largest party specialty retailer, Party City, makes cake baking delightful and easy through a new partnership with Charm City Cakes founder and star of Food Network’s Ace of Cakes, Duff Goldman. Select Party City stores throughout the country will now carry the Duff Goldman Collection of cake baking and decorating products.
America’s largest specialty party retailer, Party City, proudly announces its new support for Keeping Babies Safe (KBS), a non-profit organization that educates and informs parents on how to keep babies safe from preventable injuries associated with unsafe cribs and sleep environments. Beginning November 15, Party City launches a nationwide, in-store campaign through December 31 to raise donations for Keeping Babies Safe sleepy safety educational initiatives.
As the premier Halloween specialty retailer, Party City celebrated Halloween in style with their fourth annual Halloween Bash and Industry Awards, hosted by Extra’s Mario Lopez, on Oct. 22, 2010 at Ruby Skye in San Francisco. During the Bash, Lopez presented on behalf of Party City a nearly $1 million donation to the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and the American Heart Association.
As Halloween sets the scene for costumed trick-or-treaters, Party City wants children from every walk of life to experience the spirit of the season, donating nearly half-a-million dollars to the Boys & Girls Club of America at their annual Halloween Bash Friday, Oct. 22, 2010.
Party City, America's largest party specialty retailer, celebrates the launch of its new "Mayhem" character costume, created by Tyrese Gibson, the two-time Grammy nominated, multi-platinum selling R&B singer and actor of such international blockbuster films like 4 Brothers, Death Race, and the Transformers and Fast and Furious franchises, both in which he is currently simultaneously reprising his roles as Master Sgt. Epps in Transformers 3 and his popular character of Roman Pierce in FAST FURIOUS 5.
New York Football Giants fans can now tailgate at home as well as at the NFL team’s new stadium this season as America's largest party specialty retailer, Party City, teams up with one of the NFL’s founding teams to become their official party store.
The Halloween season is a busy time for Party City as the premier Halloween specialty retailer prepares for an intense seasonal hiring wave in local communities. Party City is creating thousands of temporary jobs throughout America, recruiting 10,000 people to join the Party City team during the Halloween season.
The Halloween season brings mayhem and mischief to the runway as Party City reveals the 2010 Halloween costume trends. “This year, Avante Garde hits main stream and as a result, the 2010 costumes are expected to be completely over the top.
Creep, float, crawl and then click away to experience the online expansion of Party City’s Halloween expertise into the digital domain. Beginning in early September, the premier Halloween specialty retailer, Party City, will launch its online costume store and a series of new and improved social applications to jumpstart the Halloween season.
Committed to helping Carmel residents make every occasion extraordinary, Party City celebrates the opening of its first Carmel, Ind. store on Aug. 6, 2010. Located in Clay Terrace at 14299 Clay Terrace Blvd., the newest addition to the Party City brand provides incredibly diverse party supplies that help inspire truly remarkable celebrations.
America’s largest party specialty retailer, Party City, announces a new partnership with television personality and celebrity event designer, Samantha Goldberg. Throughout the year, shoppers will find Samantha’s party planning tips -- from weddings and bridal showers to summer backyard gatherings and other festivities -- on PartyCity.com and inside Party City’s more than 600 stores nationwide.
Party City, America’s largest party specialty retailer, helps consumers jazz up their yards as they dust off their grills for summer. With more families opting for backyard getaways over summer vacations, the party experts share hot summer trends and ways to liven up these gatherings with festive themes, from luaus and fiestas to pool parties and casino nights, with matching décor that won’t break the budget.
Party City, America’s largest party specialty retailer, helps consumers entertain for happy hearts this spring as it announces its second “Cheers to Your Health” campaign in support of the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women® movement. Starting today through Mother’s Day, May 9, 2010, Party City customers can support the cause through dollar donations, which will be collected at the registers of itsmore than 600 retail stores nationwide.
Party City, America’s largest party specialty retailer, gives consumers something extra special to celebrate as it announces its new support of the American Heart Association’s “Go Red For Women®” movement. Starting today through Feb. 28, 2010, Party City customers can support the cause through dollar donations, which will be collected at the registers of its more than 600 retail stores.
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Party City Holdco Inc. is the leading party goods retailer in North America and the largest vertically integrated supplier of decorated party goods globally. The Company is a popular one-stop shopping destination for party supplies, balloons, and costumes. In addition to being a great retail brand, Party City Holdco Inc. is a global, world-class organization that combines state-of-the-art manufacturing and sourcing operations, and sophisticated wholesale operations with a multi-channel retailing strategy that includes the Party City brick and mortar and e-commerce retail operations. The Company is the leading player in its category, vertically integrated and unique in its breadth and depth. Party City Holdco Inc. designs, manufactures, sources and distributes party goods, including paper and plastic tableware, metallic and latex balloons, Halloween and other costumes, accessories, novelties, gifts and stationery throughout the world. The Company’s retail operations include over 900 specialty retail party supply stores in the United States and Canada, operating under the names Party City and Halloween City, and e-commerce websites, principally through the domain name PartyCity.com. The Company also franchises both individual stores and franchise areas throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, principally under the name Party City.
Party City opened its first store in East Hanover, NJ in 1986 with the goal of creating a one-stop party supply shop that helps anyone hosting a party do so with ease. After two years of operation, Party City began sharing its successful business model with entrepreneurs and opened its first franchise store in Hazlet, NJ in 1989. Party City ventured outside the Northeast in 1992 and opened stores in Georgia and Tennessee. Quickly thereafter, Party City became a nationwide chain with store locations ranging from Hawaii to Puerto Rico.
Between 2005 and 2007, Party City experienced several company milestones that transformed the retailer into a true industry leader. In 2005, the company was acquired by Amscan Holdings, Inc., effectively combining the largest retailer of party goods with the leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of party supplies, as well as the world’s largest manufacturer of foil balloons.
The incredible synergy between Amscan and Party City enabled the retailer to tailor its broad merchandise offerings and provide an incredible assortment of seasonal and everyday party supplies. With the acquisition of Party America in 2006 and Factory Card and Party Outlet in 2007, Party City became the largest party goods retailer in America.
Recently, Party City has made substantial investments to enhance the customer’s in-store experience and become the ultimate retail destination. Stores now showcase dynamic balloon counters displaying hundreds of balloons to match any licensed character or occasion. Additionally, store-within-a-store concepts for sports, candy and party favors are focal points in all new stores. Aptly named "Sports City," “Candy City" and “Favor City,” these specialty areas literally bring whirlypops, bubblegum, and favors to life.
Today, Party City operates more than 800 stores nationwide. The retailerʼs 12,000 square-foot party super centers offer the broadest assortment of merchandise at incredible values, and Party City is now well positioned to continue leading the party industry.
Party City loves to celebrate! Americaʼs largest party goods retailer makes it easy and fun for consumers to celebrate special times with family and friends. Nobody has more party for less, and Party City offers an unbeatable assortment of party supplies, decorations and costumes perfect for every type of party occasion. Whether itʼs a bridal shower, childʼs first birthday, or coupleʼs 40th wedding anniversary, Party Cityʼs collection of party supplies and décor transforms any event into an extraordinary occasion. By offering a complete selection of fresh and exciting merchandise at a great value in a fun shopping environment, Party City helps inspire remarkable celebrations – from Super Bowl parties to New Yearʼs Eve parties and all the celebrations and seasons in between. With dynamic merchandising displays and organized seasonal aisles, party planning becomes simple. And with hundreds of party themes to match any type of celebration, party planning has never been more fun.