A CVS spokesperson explained last year to the Boston Globe that the receipts are longer than most because of the retailer's consumer loyalty program.
"Our championship shoppers are going to get championship receipts," chief marketing officer Rob Price told the paper.
Price also insisted CVS is working to cut down on the receipts' length, but the effort has fallen mostly on deaf ears.
Celebs Celebrate Halloween
Outsized CVS receipts lead to brilliant Halloween costume
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 31: Recording artist Adam Lambert arrives at Adam Lambert's 2nd Annual Halloween Bash Hosted By Adam Lambert, Brian Lichtenberg And Markus Molinari at Bootsy Bellows on October 31, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Lilly Lawrence/WireImage)
PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 01: Singer Lady Gaga leaves the 'Matignon' restaurant with a Halloween costume on November 1, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Piasecki/GC Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 01: Singer Lady Gaga arrives at the Matignon restaurant for a Halloween Party on November 1, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Piasecki/GC Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 31: TV Personality Kelly Osbourne attends Adam Lambert's 2nd annual Halloween bash at Bootsy Bellows on October 31, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 31: Singer/actor Joe Jonas attends 'Heidi Klum's 15th Annual Halloween Party' at TAO Downtown on October 31, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/WireImage)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 31: Olivia Culpo and Nick Jonas arrive at 1 OAK Nightclub at the Mirage Hotel & Casino on October 31, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mindy Small/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 31: Singer Ashanti attends 'Heidi Klum's 15th Annual Halloween Party' at TAO Downtown on October 31, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 31: Kate Moss seen at Jonathan Ross' annual Halloween party October 31, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Hewitt/JJ/GC Images)
Happy Halloween from Gotham City!! http://t.co/3gzmG44iEf
Cause, darling I'm a nightmare dressed like a PEGACORN.
The Hudson's unite ❤️! Thank u @hudsonjeans_pk @hudsonjeans for making these killer costumes a reality 💋
Me + @tedstryker – #MARShalloween @kroq
I was Kurt Russell in "Big Trouble In Little China." He was Kurt Russell.
#funfact: A good fake beard can lend itself to multiple costumes... Take off the moustache and, poof! I'm Amish #Halloween
Heading into the lab! #madscientist
Morning!!! Happy Halloween! Bring costume to work day! #thevoiceuk
IDFWU *drops mic*
Be honest. Is there something in my teeth? Happy Halloween boos!👻👻👻🎃🎃🎃
Happy Halloween!!! Malika and I stuntin in our wings in 2003. 🙈
#tbt having a #witchy moment w @monreaux85 #santa #ninobaron #kingmansdadda @bellabrewster #happyhalloween
#fbf 2012: happy halloween from #angelyne & #denniswoodruff.
I love Halloween. #FlashbackFriday
Since it's almost Halloween, I thought I'd do a #FBF to when I was an 80's girl & @themadgrace was a zombie bride. 👻
#tbt at my old job, Halloween was a really big deal! Competing jokers! Creed: "what costume?"
Mother of Anarchy is taking her daughters to a little party.... #HappyHalloween @hudsonjeans_pk #hudsons #partytime
The most beautiful man in the world ...was the most unfortunate looking woman last night. @coltonlhaynes hahahah I love you
Flashback Friday. I don't know if any costume I'll ever create will top this Lisa Frank unicorn goodness.
Princess Fiona can hardly contain her excitement for @taylorswift Congrats!😺 #FionaTestedColtonApproved
Halloween school dance. My favorite party!!!!!
#1 Party yesterday!!
Early Halloween! #cher and #gregallman
Happy Halloween ! @bethanynoelm hair is incredible . Give it up for our incredible team on DWTS makin it all happen . #Dwts
So happy all most of my boys were were in town to celebrate with me! @braydonsza @puckfinkberry @thedingoinsnow @louievito! #ILoveMyBesties
I'm REALLY going to find my prom picture of me wearing the Betsy Johnson but between work and my kids, I haven't had time to dig. IN THE MEANWHILE, enjoy this #tbt of Birdie's first Halloween where we both dressed as sharks. This is 2008. I was really proud that I sewed my own shark costume and honestly, it was the perfect costume since I was feeling insecure about the 45 pounds of baby weight I still had to lose. You can't even tell when you're wearing a shark!!!
I brought an adorable little monster with me to the office #Halloween party today! 🎃👻