Easter and Chocolate Candy Facts!
Easter Week is one of the most popular times of the year to indulge. Nearly 71 million pounds of chocolate candy are sold in the week leading up to Easter according to a 2009 Nielsen report. Easter is second only to Halloween and more than 20 million more pounds of chocolate are sold during Easter than Valentine’s Day.
These are America’s favorite chocolate candy bar/packages brands:
- Snickers- Over 400 MILLION bars sold a year
- M&M's - Over 383 MILLION
- Reese's - Over 347 MILLION
- Hershey's - Over 250 MILLION
- Kit Kat's - Over 192 MILLION
So, What's your favorite bar?
The Top 5 total 1.6 BILLION bars/pkgs a year!!!
AND that's just the tip of the iceberg!
That's a lot of Chocolate! Read the article below http://bottomline.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/04/07/11035500-americas-favorite-chocolate-brand-snickers?lite