About Yankee Candle

Yankee Candle Fun Facts


200 Million

Number of Candles produced each year by Yankee Candle.

1 Billion Plus
Number of candles the company produced in the past 5 years.

4 Million Ft
Amount of wick the company uses in 1 year.

1 million+ people like Yankee Candle on Facebook.

50 Million Pounds
Amount of Wax the company uses each year. That works out to 137,000 pounds each day!  That’s a lot of Wax.


Quality Master Craftsmanship

Every jar is finished by adding a top layer of wax to provide a full, even candle… all done by master candle makers in the USA.

Fragrance from Beginning to End

The fragrance oils and dyes are mixed into the wax to provide the famous Yankee Candle fragrance throughout the entire candle.

Quality Benchmark

Nothing compares to the true scent of a Yankee Candle.  Yankee Candle is the benchmark for quality in the candle world.

Exceptional Value

Our candles provide the best value.  A large jar will burn up to 150 hours.  That is R2.93 per hour for home-filling fragrance.


Fragrance Evaporation