According to Albinder Dhindsa, founder of online home delivery company Blinkit, condoms and candles have seen huge sales on Valentine’s Day. Other products include deodorants for men, perfumes for women, roses, bouquets and chocolates. He also shared some reports on Twitter. According to one of these reports, Blinkit sold more than 10,000 roses and 1,200 bouquets were sold by 10 pm.
Record sales of condoms on Valentine’s Day
Supermarket operator Foodstuffs has 330 stores and 24,000 foodie stalls in the North Island and New Zealand. According to a report by Foodstuffs, demand for condoms was higher than flowers and gifts during the entire Valentine’s week this year. Along with this, sales of personal lubricants also saw a 61 percent increase.
Compared to last year i.e. 2022, condoms were sold 22 percent more this Valentine’s week. According to the US National Retail Federation, Valentine’s Day is the most popular among young people. International Condom Day is also celebrated on February 13 every year to raise awareness about health and sexually transmitted diseases. A lot of condoms are bought to celebrate this day. Condom manufacturing companies in the West prepare for this. A few days before Valentine’s Day, various offers are launched in the market to ensure good sales.