Hershey's Milk Chocolate Kisses Candies are well known in the candy world. With their distinctive 'flat bottom tear drop' shape and delicious milk chocolate, kisses top the popularity charts in the US. Each Hershey's Milk Chocolate Kiss is covered with shiny aluminum foil and topped with a thin silver of printed paper. Each day more than 80 million decadent Hersheys Milk Chocolate Kisses are produced in the US. While it isn't clear how the milk chocolate Kiss earned it's name, it is a fact that since their debut in 1907 Hersheys Milk Chocolate Kisses are a favorite of children of all ages!