“Chocolate is food from the gods; it's energy, vitality, oneness,” (Chocolate Therapy, Murray Langham/Author). Chocolate is a force that cannot be reckoned with. The United States’ chocolate sales hit a groundbreaking $22.4 billion in 2017, almost $1 billion more than the previous year. Hershey’s remains the king of chocolate accounting for 44% of annual sales - the company has come a long way since its founding as the Hershey Chocolate Company in 1894 (no wonder they named the Pennsylvania town after the delectable delight)! Let’s celebrate this unique holiday with a big Hershey’s kiss!