Canadians prefer traditional romance for Valentine's Day



    Survey shows that an evening out with that someone special still scores
    highest

    CALGARY, Feb. 6 /CNW/ - When faced with a choice, three-quarters of
Canadians think that dinner at an upscale restaurant is a "good" or "great"
Valentine's Day gift for that special someone. A new national research study,
conducted by ZINC Research and its partner, Dufferin Research, shows that a
majority of Canadians like to have an evening out and a gift of flowers on
this day of romance.
    "Even with all the options out there, Canadians remain surprisingly
traditional in their choice for a romantic evening out," says Brian F. Singh,
Managing Director of ZINC Research. "But, not surprisingly, younger Canadians
(under 35 years) are willing to go the extra mile for their sweetheart beyond
the candlelight and wine treatment."
    The survey also yielded a surprising result - less than 2 in 5 Canadians
thought a box of chocolates was a "good" or "great" Valentine's Day gift. In
fact, sexy underwear was considered a slightly better gift than a box of
chocolates.

    For a copy of the full news release and report go to:
http://www.zincresearch.com/pressroom.htm





For further information:

For further information: Brian F. Singh, Managing Director,
brian@zincresearch.com, (403) 269-7526; John P. Larsen, Communications
Officer, (403) 860-1421

Organization Profile

ZINC RESEARCH

More on this organization


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890