Valentine Facts

by Edith Carranza

1.) Approximately $345 million of chocolate is purchased during the Valentine’s week.

2.) The most popular candy bought during Valentine’s Day are the conversation hearts.

3.) Dark chocolate is more expensive than milk chocolate because it contains cocoa.

4.) During the week of Valentine’s Day, 58 million pounds of chocolate are sold.

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