North Texas Parents May Be More Open to Buying That Superhero Backpack for Their Kiddos This School Year

Dallas-Fort Worth parents plan to spend more than the national average and start shopping sooner — in July — as they prepare to send more than 1 million North Texas students back to K-12 classrooms next month. D-FW parents said they plan to spend an average of $530 on back-to-school supplies, apparel and electronics, which is more than the $501 national average, according to a survey from Deloitte. Local parents…