Every year, Americans manage to magnify their spending behavior during national holidays, and it's interesting to see how our proclamations of love have evolved throughout the years (i.e. handwritten love notes have become "143" via text message).
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Regardless, Valentine's Day continues to reign as the second most profitable day for the floral industry, just behind Mother's Day, but there's no doubt that lots of people will be spoiling their loved ones with way more than just flowers this holiday.
Over half of those surveyed by the National Retail Federation plan to celebrate Valentine's Day this year, so check out the consumer trends for the biggest year in love yet:
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