For Immediate Release
Laguna Beach, California, April 11, 2016 — Laguna Candles, maker of luxury scented candles, proudly announces the introduction of a line of sustainably sourced candles inspired by the work of internationally renowned marine life artist Wyland. This new collaboration with Wyland Worldwide, LLC, will expand Laguna Candle’s market exposure to reach even more eco-friendly consumers creating awareness of the importance of hand-crafted product quality and sustainability.
“As a local, woman owned company, we’re very proud of being selected to collaborate with Wyland Worldwide" explains owner and founder Sharie Hendricks. We have similar goals and mission reflecting our own efforts in sustainability, with fragrances reminiscent of Wyland's amazing ocean art.” We love that they chose our Laguna Candles Coastal Collection which were made exclusively for them in small batch production at our studio in Laguna Beach.” Laguna Candles will be available at the artist’s flagship gallery and gift store, Wyland Galleries, 509 S. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach. The candles are part of the effort by both companies to provide beautiful, locally made products that support local artisans and sustainable production methods.
Sharie started Laguna Candles with the goal of offering sustainable and healthy products to her local community. This new collaboration gives Laguna Candles the potential to reach a global audience who share a similar eco-friendly philosophy toward the products they purchase. The collaboration of Laguna Candles and Wyland Worldwide highlights their ongoing commitment to their local community and environment.
For more than thirty years, Wyland has been one of the world’s most celebrated marine life artists and a leading advocate for the conservation of our ocean, lakes, rivers, streams and wetlands. As part of this commitment, his company Wyland Worldwide, LLC, has partnered with local artisans and craftsman to create a unique line of green-themed sustainable retail products that showcase the beauty of the world around us. Learn more at www.wyland.com
About Laguna Candles
Founded in 2003 by Sharie Hendricks, Laguna Candles is the maker of luxuriously scented, hand-poured candles held in beautiful custom glass vessels, made in collaboration with local craftsmen who practice the noble art of glass blowing. All of Laguna Candle’s products are made with a proprietary blend of natural waxes and essential oils of the highest quality. In addition to its candle products, Laguna Candles also offers eco-friendly accessories for bath and body.
A family run business, Laguna Candles prides itself on its commitment to a sustainable environment through its product designs, manufacturing processes, business practices and organizational culture. Laguna Candles has seen significant growth in current years and currently exports its products to distributors in South Korea and directly to high-end hotels in Canada through NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement).
Learn more and view the entire Laguna Candles collection at www.lagunacandles.com.
For more information regarding this release, or to arrange interviews with company management, please contact:
Sharie Hendricks, Owner and Founder
668 N. Coast Hwy. Unit #313, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Phone: (949) 510.2943