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Peeps available year round

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - The sticky, chic-shaped marshmallow treats common on grocery store shelves during the Easter season, and other holidays, may be available year-round.

Peep Minis, about 40 percent of the size of the standard Peep, will be sold in bags at major retailers starting in May, according to USA Today.

They'll be smaller but packed with flavors like sour watermelon, strawberry creme and chocolate creme.

Peeps come in  multiple colors like the most common yellow and pink.  The company has made special peeps for calendar events like Valentine's Day, Halloween and Christmas.

The smaller sized Peeps are reportedly being aimed at millennials.  Just Born, the company that makes Peeps, is also reportedly increasing the year-round presence of Peeps via partnerships with Six Flags, Disney and Toys R Us.
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