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Candy – we love to treat ourselves every now and later, but rarely do we think about the direct impact the #PowerOfSweet has every time we purchase – and thoroughly enjoy – our beloved Hershey bar.

The sweet snacks that bring smiles to our faces (and stomachs) are pretty much lifesavers, bringing opportunities for economic growth to the United States and around the world.

The confectionery industry is responsible for providing nearly 500,000 jobs and represents $35 billion dollars in retail sales, including $2 billion in exports – so you can feel even better any time you crunch on some candy, chocolate, gum and mints.

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