Christmas Trees Are The Centerpiece of American Family Holiday Celebrations

    December 14, 2015...Seventy-seven percent of U.S. households, or more than 99 million, will display a Christmas tree in their home this holiday season, according to the fifth annual Christmas tree survey from the American Christmas Tree Association (ACTA), conducted by Nielsen. Of those Christmas trees displayed, 81 percent will be artificial and 19 percent will be real.

    "Consumers have so many wonderful options when it comes to building holiday memories and traditions by celebrating Christmas with a Christmas tree, whichever kind of tree they choose, said Jami Warner, Executive Director of ACTA.

    “From the dozens of varieties, sizes, shapes, colors, and buying options available, there really is a Christmas tree for every family, for every room and even the front yard," she added, referring to the growing trend of households purchasing and displaying more than one Christmas tree and utilizing Christmas trees as a holiday décor element as well as the traditional centerpiece of the holiday decorations. read more»


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