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Popped! Republic is Celebrating National Popcorn Day!
Posted January 19, 2017
Today is National Popcorn Day and America’s popcorn shop wants you to join us in the celebration of America’s favorite snack!
According to The Popcorn Board, Americans consume some 14 billion quarts of this whole grain treat annually. That’s 43 quarts per man, woman, and child. Other fun facts about popcorn:
- Popcorn is low in calories. Air-popped popcorn has only 30 calories per cup. Oil-popped is only 35 per cup.
- Most U.S. popcorn is grown in the Midwest, primarily in Indiana, Nebraska, Ohio, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky and Missouri.
- Popping popcorn is one of the number one uses for microwave ovens.
Join us at our store or food truck and in honor of National Popcorn Day and popcorn fans will get 10% of all purchases. Order online and get 20% off with the coupon code POPCORN20 all weekend, thru 1/22/17.
Share pictures of your favorite popcorn snack using the hashtag #NationalPopcornDay!