But all is not lost.
Visitors will contribute an estimated amount of $324 million to the city’s economy.
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Many companies are likely to see a boost in sales this upcoming holiday weekend.
Some merchants think the massive GOP tax overhaul will help spur business. Others say it will do little.
A new survey estimates 156 million Americans to buy last-minute holiday gifts on Dec. 17.
A number of predominantly brick-and-mortar retailers announced their plans to lower the number of seasonal workers they hire.
It is expected that between 640,000 and 690,000 seasonal workers will be hired.
According to the NRF’s annual Easter Spending Survey, Americans anticipate shelling out more money than ever before on Easter this year.
The holidays, combined with the threat of terrorist attacks, has many retail centers on alert.