By  on August 20, 2019

Smack-dab in the middle of back-to-school season is National Thrift Shop Day, which was this past Saturday. And is it by coincidence that this annual “holiday” — observed for price and eco-consciousness of consumers — aligns with a whopping spend season? Not likely.

As reported in WWD, Deloitte’s latest survey — which polled more than 1,200 U.S. consumers — found spending will rise 1.8 percent to $27.8 billion, or $519 per student (compared to $510 last year, with most of it spent on apparel and accessories.

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