1.Yankee Candle launched in the 1970s with just over a dozen scents.
2.Here's a look at how the jars have evolved over time:
3.They introduced an unscented candle at one point...and it didn't exactly catch on.
4.Yankee Candle occasionally produces noncandle products, and made scented jigsaw puzzles at one point.
5.The company launches about 50 new scents each year, and choosing them is quite a process.
6.In 2017, #HipsterYankeeCandleScents began trending on Twitter...and the company loved it so much, they created four of the candles for the Twitter users who suggested them.
7.But the original hipster candles are these "Cannikins."
8.In March 2016, a Reddit user posted a photo of a special candle he'd made after his wife died: He melted down all of the candles she'd never finished burning and layered them in an empty True Rose candle jar (her all-time favorite).
9.It takes about 10 hours to make a single jar candle in the factory.
10.The company produces 75 million jar candles each year.