Valentine's Day will be a $18.6 billion holiday in 2013, according to Forbes.
Check out these Valentine's Day fun facts below.
Manufacturing establishments that produced chocolate and cocoa products, employing 35,074 people.
Total value of shipments for firms producing chocolate and cocoa products. Nonchocolate confectionery product manufacturing.
Number of confectionery and nut stores in the United States in 2009.
Per capita consumption of candy by Americans in 2010.
The combined wholesale value of domestically produced cut flowers in 2010 for all flower-producing operations with $100,000 or more in sales. Among states, California was the leading producer, alone accounting for more than three-quarters of this amount ($286 million).
The combined wholesale value of domestically produced cut roses in 2010 for all operations with $100,000 or more in sales.
The number of florists nationwide in 2009. These businesses employed 75,855 people.
The number of U.S. jewelry stores in 2010.
The value of the merchandise in those stores.