ROCKAWAY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In anticipation for the Halloween season, a $7.4 billion industry
according to the National Retail Federation, Party City is heavily
recruiting employees in communities across the country and Canada. As
North America’s leading Halloween retailer, Party City operates more
than 900 stores and will hire an additional 20,000 employees nationwide.
“The Halloween season is our busiest time of the year, and additional
staff is needed to ensure Party City customers receive the best possible
service while shopping in our stores,” said Jim Viola, Vice President,
Head of Human Resources for Party City. “Depending on specific store
staffing needs, many opportunities exist for employees to continue
working after Halloween. Seasonal employment at Party City provides
valuable retail experience and can possibly lead to a long-term career
The retailer is hiring Halloween associates to undertake a variety of
positions. Employees undergo a specialized training program to gain
Halloween costume product knowledge, as more than 67 percent of
Halloween celebrants purchase costumes according to the National Retail
Federation. Party City’s knowledgeable employees can quickly navigate
through Party City’s vast assortment of costumes, accessories and props
to outfit shoppers in the perfect costume.
Interested applicants can either apply online at partycity.com or in
person at their local Party City store.
About Party City
Party City Holdco Inc. (the “Company” or “Party City”) is the leading
party goods retailer, by revenue, in North America and, we believe, the
largest vertically integrated supplier of decorated party goods globally
by revenue. 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 (including
approximately 200 franchise stores) in the United States, Mexico and
Canada, operating under the names Party City and Halloween City, and
e-commerce websites, principally through the domain name PartyCity.com.
The Company franchises both individual stores and franchise areas
throughout the United States, Mexico and Puerto Rico, principally under
the name Party City.
The Zimmerman Agency
Ressa Tomkiewicz, 850-668-2222