Third Sunday of every June is celebrated as Father’s Day. Though the officially recognized date varies from nation to nation, almost all the western world celebrates Father’s Day on third Sunday of every June.
If you are a father, then you will appreciate the joy of two different roles … son and father. None of us would forget the childhood special moments spent with father. He’s the most loved and respected figure in our family. It may be a perfect opportunity to honor our fathers and forefathers on Father’s Day.
Surprise him with simple gifts. Dad will enjoy his share of indulgence on Father’s Day with consumers expected to spend more than $10 billion. A survey conducted by National Retail Federation, Washington, DC revealed that Father’s day gifts ranges from simple home made greeting cards to consumer electronics.
Do you know my surprise gifts to dad? It includes auto card manger, fishing gear, leather wallet, grooming kit, watch etc. If we go into the deep of what grateful children are buying, then here is the interesting statistics:
Greeting Cards – 69.9%
Special Outings – 42.7%
Apparel – 37.1%
Gift Certificates – 29.9%
Consumer Electronics & Accessories – 17.8%
Sporting Goods & Leisure Items – 13.9%
Tools & Appliances – 13.6%
Home Improvement / Garden Tools – 12.4%
Please do note that the total percentage is more than 100% percent due to multiple choices in Father’s day gifts giving. No doubt, gifts are a part of Father’s day but don’t forget that the time you spend with your father will definitely be an icing on the cake.