Rapid City businesses benefit from Valentine's Day - KOTA Territory News

Rapid City businesses benefit from Valentine's Day

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Valentine's Day is busy day for plenty of businesses in KOTA Territory.  The owners of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory in Rapid City say customers are coming into the store non-stop. 

The store opened last spring so owners said they didn't know what to expect since this is their first Valentine's Day. The most popular items are chocolate covered strawberries and caramel apples.  

"We've been taking orders all week and yesterday it was busier than on a summer nights or any night in the summertime and today is probably at least busier than yesterday," said Kendra Larson, one of the owners of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory.

Another business benefiting  from Valentine's Day is Jolly Lane Floral. The owner said they were extremely busy. The biggest seller was roses, of course. 

The owners of both the businesses say they were much busier than expected on Valentine's Day.

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