Chocolate sales rise during pandemic

People bought $3.7 billion worth of chocolate during the pandemic.

News 12 Staff

Jul 10, 2020, 10:49 AM

Updated 1,416 days ago

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In news that many people won’t find surprising, the sales of chocolate have been on rise since mid-March.           
During the 17-week period that ended on June 27, people bought $3.7 billion worth of chocolate.
That's a 6.3% increase from the same time last year.
Analysts say we needed comfort food since most of us became confined to our homes to deal with COVID-19.
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