Acquired: Aug 2007
Themes: Deep Value
Location: Little Egg Harbor, NJ
Spirit Halloween, founded in 1983, operates seasonal superstores during the two months leading up to Halloween offering a selection of costumes, indoor and outdoor décor, makeup, accessories and home entertaining products. Spirit had 540 stores in 2007 and is the nation’s largest chain of Halloween-only stores, and the third largest retailer of Halloween products in the U.S.
Status: Partially Realized