When candle company VVA announces new candles, a history of the industry

The history of candle manufacturing began in 1774 with the establishment of the Virginia Company of Manufacturers.The first production of candles in Virginia was in 1778 with the manufacture of the first commercial candle in Virginia.In 1784, James P. Thomas, the first President of the United States of America, became the first Governor of Virginia.This […]

Why candle companies are a big hit with the US market

The US is home to the world’s largest candle market, according to data from the Australian National Firebranding Council (ANFC), which reported last week.The market in Australia is also one of the biggest in the world, with about 70 million candles sold annually, compared to about 25 million in the US.The ANFC estimates there are […]