Candle Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Candle Manufacturing Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Houseware Manufacturing | Oct 2012

Well Scented: Consumers will resume candle purchases as incomes and the economy recover

IBISWorld’s Candle Manufacturing market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
The Yankee Candle Company The Yankee Candle Company market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 07-12
Annual Growth 12-17
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Although candle manufacturers experienced some recessionary declines, revenue has risen over the past five years. Over the next five years, rising disposable incomes will support consumer purchases of these highly discretionary products, giving industry revenue a much-needed boost. However, rising input costs are set to pressure the industry's profit growth potential.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

Candles come in a wide variety of sizes and shapes that are further differentiated by their waxes, wicks, fragrances and colorants. Industry product innovation was high over the past five years in order to meet the constantly changing candle uses and preferences of end consumers such as US households and religious organizations. According the National Candle Association (NCA), about 80.0% of candles sold in the United States are scented, with industry manufacturers offering over 10,000 unique scents. Popular scent categories include kitchen, fruit, floral, spa and fantasy aromas. Major players in this industry typically have product lines of about 1,000 to 2,000 candle varieties. In this report, IBISWorld segments industry candles into popular types of candles as defined by the NCA... purchase to read more


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What is the Candle Manufacturing Industry?

This industry manufactures scented and unscented candles.

Industry Products
Votive candlesPillar candlesCandles in jars or containersTaper candlesOther types of candles
Industry Activities
Manufacturing container-filled candlesManufacturing pillar candlesManufacturing votive candlesManufacturing taper candlesManufacturing tealight candlesManufacturing floating candlesManufacturing gel candles

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