MORE THAN ANYONE NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT PEEPS

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  1. It used to take 27 hours to make a Peep.
  2. Now it takes six minutes.
  3. The eyes are the final touch.
    The eyes are made of carnauba—a non-toxic edible wax (that is also found in some shoe polishes and car waxes, plus many other candies).
  4. At the Just Born factory in Bethlehem, PA they make 5.5 million Peeps a day.
  5. But @bjnovak is not sold on them.
  6. It would take 87 quadrillion Peeps to fill the Grand Canyon.
  7. Peeps Lip Gloss is a thing.
  8. On New Year's Eve, Bethlehem drops a giant Peep.