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Willmar: The Original Mr. B Chocolatier... by the numbers

5 - number of machines from Belgium that melt and temper the chocolate

10 - different kinds of caramel used in Mr. B's chocolates

75 - different kinds of chocolates sold at Mr. B's

90 - pounds of chocolate that Mr. B's makes per day

800 - the amount of cupcakes that Mr. B's can make in one order

1,600 - number of chocolate truffles sold in a two-day period over Valentine's Day this year

2,000 - the weight (in pounds) of a chocolate car that Mr. B's founder Dwight Barnes created while attending "chocolate college" in Europe

10,000 - pieces of chocolate made at Mr. B's during a busy week, usually over a holiday

Ashley White

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