Valentine Trivia from American Greetings
- - Around a billion valentines are sent each year globally, making the day the second largest card-sending holiday of the year behind Christmas
- - 25 percent of all seasonal cards annually are valentines
- - Over 36 million heart-shaped boxes of chocolate are sold each year.
- - Valentine’s Day is the top holiday for fresh flower purchases with red roses being most popular
- - 10% of engagements happen on Valentine’s day
- - Over 60 percent of consumers planned to buy at least one valentine last year