April 22, 2011
|Easter Peeps Show. Photo credit: buckofive/Flickr|
In 1953, candy maker Sam Born, and his company Just Born, took over production of Peeps. But before then, the candies were all handmade — it took 30 hours just to make one chick! Today, the Peeps factory operates 24 hours a day, 5 days per week and produces more than 2 billion Peeps per year — that's enough to circle the earth twice!
CNNMoney reports on the history of Peeps:
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