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As a women business owner, mother and wife I’m well aware of the struggles women face in the workplace or while running their own business, as well as in our personal lives.   The demands that society places on us can be daunting, to say the least.   I’ve met some incredible women over the years. I have been fortunate to have great friends and mentors who are very successful, not only in business but in other aspects of life as well. Some have been faced with challenging illnesses such as Breast Cancer and have courageously endured even when faced with it more than once.  What I’ve noticed about the most successful women I know is that they have a common thread that seems to run through them all.  I define it as balance.
They have a balanced approach to life even when faced with challenges or obstacles.  Here at Laguna Candles we’ve created our new, big “Why” and we call it “Enlightened Living”.  As our business continues to grow and we embrace the concept of becoming a global brand, as well as a supporter of causes that we believe in I’ve come to realize that to be enlightened is a true anchor point for us.
To be enlightened means to be balanced, thoughtful, and considerate of others. It also means being patient, humble, loving & kind. Especially when the world says you should be otherwise.  Find time to breathe, to walk, to meditate, travel and enjoy your love ones while you can.  I guarantee the world and all its challenges will wait. 

Sharie Hendricks, Owner & Founder of Laguna Candles

Unique Corporate Gifts!

 

There is a burgeoning movement afoot, a return to the art of making things by hand. A growing group of aware and committed people are seeking out high-quality hand made goods. Laguna Candles custom luxury Hand Blown Artisan Candles are one of those sustainable luxury goods. Laguna Candles collaborates with local artists that are masters in the noble art of glass blowing to create, truly unique, custom blown glass vessels that are one of a kind works of art. These vessels/candles are collectible and of “Heirloom” quality, hence the name Heirloom Artisan Candle. Laguna Candles is honored to work with, and support, local artisans in our community. Our Artisan  Heirloom Custom Glass Candle vessels are lovingly filled with an Eco-friendly blend of soy, coconut, and palm wax. infused with scents from our 

California Coastal Collection and presented for your pleasure at our online store and some of the finest hotels and spas in the USA such as, Four Seasons Resort, The Grand Delmar and The St. Regis Hotel.

While entertaining enjoy one of our Indoor/Outdoor Luxury Candle

Custom Logo Private Label Candles!

  

 

 

 

Laguna Candles prides itself in manufacturing healthy and ethical candles. We support fair trade, fair wages and sustainable methods all while supporting local artisans by helping them preserve their noble crafts. 

You can private label our 11oz. or 14oz. standard candle and make a memorable statement for your brand.  With our generous 13% fragrance load customers will be instantly enveloped in the memory of your brand. 

Laguna Candles offers it’s customers an extraordinary opportunity to experience the intriguing and enchanted world of fine fragrances for the home and body. Our candle fragrances are complex, yet subtle, elegant and refined.

Our proprietary blend of natural waxes, essential oils and cotton wicks create a clean burning candle with an exceptional scent throw. They will elevate your senses while creating a timeless experience in any environment.

August 17, 2015

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Balance!

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As a Woman business owner I’m well aware of the struggles women face in the workplace or while running their own business.  The demands that society places on us can be daunting, to say the least.   I’ve met some incredible women over the years, had mentors that were very successful, not only in business but in other aspects of life as well.  What I’ve noticed about the most successful women I know is that they have a common thread that seems to run through them all.  I define it as balance.
They have a balanced approach to life even when faced with challenges or obstacles.  Here at Laguna Candles we've created our new, big “Why” and we call it “Enlightened Living”.  As our business continues to grow and we embrace the concept of becoming a global brand, I've come to realize that to be enlightened is a true anchor point for me and my company.
To be enlightened means to be balanced, thoughtful, and considerate of others. It also means being patient, humble, loving & kind. Especially when the world says you should be otherwise.  Find time to breathe, to walk, to meditate, travel and enjoy your love ones while you can.  I guarantee the world and all its challenges will wait.

Sharie Hendricks, Owner & Founder of Laguna Candles

Benefits of Private Label Candles!

Laguna Candles is committed to  understanding and meeting the needs of our clients through our Private Label program. There are many advantages of Private label Branding, and below are three  that we have found to be very beneficial.

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1. Loyalty

Private label candles is one way to build customer loyalty from people who like your products. High quality brands with limited accessibility to a large customer base help you gain loyalty from core customers. Your customers feel attached to your brand and product.

2. High Margins

Private label Branding is one way to separate yourself from competitors. One of the greatest attributes of private labels is that you inherently have an exclusive right to sell the products. If you market the brand well and create demand for it.  This contributes to your ability to charge premium prices.

3. Wholesaler

With the right quantity  you could operate as a wholesaler of your brand and offer limited access to other retailers who pay you premium acquisition costs for the right to carry your Private Label Candles This not only generates more income, but it also spreads the exposure of your brand even further. A relationship with a high volume re-seller can lead to more customers buying your Private label Candles.

Buy Local! Why buy locally Owned? 5 Good Reasons!

What an honor it is to be featured in the March issue of Orange Coast Magazine. There are times when I feel that our family owned local business Laguna Candles is not seen by the many. When we received that call from Astgik Khatchatryan from Orange Coast Magazine, we were honored. Take a look at Laguna Candles Featured Article and get to know our story. 

Now let's address the Benefits Of Buying Local!

Why should I buy Local you might ask? Here are five good reasons:

1. It helps create jobs:  One of the reasons why I hire local artisans to make our Heirloom Artisan Candles is simply because I sincerely want to do my part to support local artist in my community here in Laguna beach. Small Local business are the largest employers nationally and within our community.

2. You get get better as well as personable service:  Here at Laguna Candles we stand behind our product 100%. If you are not happy return it! Local business often hire people with a better understanding of their product.

3.It reduces Environmental Impact: Locally owned business can make more local purchases requiring less transportation. Which ultimately contributes to less congestion and pollution.

4. It allows you to invest in your community: Local businesses are owned by people who live in the community! We have lived in our community, for 20 years  and owned our Laguna Beach Business Laguna Candles, since 2003! Local businesses are less likely to leave and more invested in the community's future. We have so created many Private Label Candles for businesses California.

5. It gives the local business the opportunity  to support themselves and the community: Several studies have shown that when you buy from an independent, locally owned business, rather than a nationally owned businesses, significantly more of your money is used to make purchases from other local businesses, service providers and farms -- continuing to strengthen the economic base of the community. I hope you have a willingness to get to know our brand, and I would love to get to know and support yours!

Go to our websites: www.lagunacandles.com  and www.heirloomartisancandles.com

 

Give this Local Business a try! Tell your Friends and Family!

 

 

Be Inspired! Be Motivated! Be Successful! Be Green!

National governments around the world are mandating reduced industrial and chemical waste, as well as demanding that companies incorporate less polluting, non-toxic materials in products sold in their markets. As the international community debates universal product standards, companies are increasingly faced with looming “green” product regulations within individual countries. This dynamic inherently produces great challenges.  In addition to such challenges, what are the opportunities for firms that are able to quickly adapt and innovate within this framework?  Mark your calendar and find out February 9-11, 2015 in Silicon Valley.

Register today and pre-schedule your one-on-one meetings with U.S. Commercial Diplomats from the following countries and regions: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Central America, European Union (Market Strategy and Standards), France, Germany, India, Japan, Kenya, Korea, Mexico, The Nordics, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, U.A.E. and U.K. 

We at Laguna Candles have always been advocates of  "Green Products" and sustainable solutions to manufacturing our products.  Our candles are made from a proprietary Soy wax blend, cotton wicks, essential oils and hand poured into recycled glass vessels.

         

We hope you find this information useful.  For more details about the business forum mentioned above contact US commercial Service in your area.