Christmas creep: Holiday arrives before Halloween at some SoCal stores (poll)
Over the years, retailers keep moving their holiday promotions earlier, according to retail analysts, and this year price reductions and big sales will be crucial.
Trick-or-treaters are getting their costumes ready and jack-o-lanterns are on the porch. And, yet, while no one's handed out Halloween candy yet, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. KPCC's Wendy Lee says the holiday retail season is up and running.