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I came across your blog while Googling for info on Kringle candles based on my disappointment with the quality of Yankee Candle products. While the box was beautiful and sparkly, the candles have no scent. My integrity is at stake with every transaction… but it’s times TEN when helping someone raise money! Features. Sorry to say my first Yankee candle will also be my last. I am bummed too about the candles…I will try the bath & body works candles! Fast shipping & low prices 1-800-998-3295 I am sticking by my post , I know this is way after the post by yankee fan, but I totally agree with Jen, the owner of this blog. If you want the best scented candles that will make your entire home smell with wonderful things. All of which represent great fragrance and i mean samely great for beach wood as for salted caramel. there have been no legitimate complaints against Gold Canyon. Then I turned to Yankee Candle Co. and was very excited about their selection, however I found nothing new. They had several “christmas wreath”, “christmas tree”, “balsam pine”. AN UNSCENTED COLLECTION OF YANKEE CANDLE PRODUCTS! Thanks for the tip! But even better, all of their warmers have TIMERS built into the cord. I found that if I burn their large Heritage (just like a Yankee candle) it does go all over. i read a couple of those ppsts and decided to investigate. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You wouldn’t believe how awesome the Febreze candles are. I am also a fan of the frosted cranberry candle at Bath & Body…Need to get another one! I prefer the 2 wick tumblers as opposed to the traditional 22 oz. Maybe these companies will read these comments, here and on other sites, and fix the problem. Smelled nice cold. So I’ve definitely switched back. YOU DESTROYED YOUR COMPANY!!!!! I too was a big fan of yankee candle. I never had a problem with the BBW candles. I SAY, OH NO IT DOESN’T!!!!! Fingers crossed that they’re good! . I have yet to light it but am scared that it won’t really smell because the scent in the candle itself isn’t that strong. The one burning right now (Sunset Lake) is nice, very fragrant. I bought several plug in’s and nothing. P.S. I put a warmer on for the 4 hour timer, and almost without fail, after about two hours, I turn it off because the scent has floated throughout my house. So I vowed never to buy from them again. Yankee Candle Buttercream Scented Cream|Premium Paraffin Grade Candle Wax with up to 150 Hour Burn Time, Large Jar. Different Anne than previous poster. (Just an assumption ) Have you thought of using Scentsy or tarts? These two companies are simply incredable and give off scent throws like the old Yankee’s and probably better. Thanks to your blog, I heard about Kringle Candles and they are indeed run by the founder of Yankee’s son. I decided to get online and do a search to see if I was the only one. I’m excited to have found them. I have to burn my candle at the same time as the Yankee one or my husband will notice the lack of scent. They will be out of business soon. Yes! I had to stop buying Yankee, more because of the lack of scent after it burns a little while. ? Just googled this and came here. I sell them now so I my Home always smells WONDERFUL! We are extremely dissapointed with Yankee Candle’s service and the quality of their candles…. I hope BBand W isn’t getting bad! heritagecandles.com I have tons of favorites with them. again, I’m sorry to hear anyone at Yankee would do that. Gold Canyon makes beautiful candles just like Yankee only Gold Canyon’s actually smell! I would definitely recommend them and they can be purchased on line! I am another person that agrees with the downfall of Yankee! I LOVE being married to Captain Awesome, and here I share stories of my life as I learn how to be the best wife and mom I can be, and all my crazy thoughts along the way. I used to love Yankee candles and will admit, still buy if they are having a good sale or I have some coupons. Even the company’s popular Honeysuckle has had the same issue. I won’t be buying them any more. I use B&BW as well — just got two newbies with the 2 for $20 sale as well! Patti. I am so glad to find your post! My favorite it called High Maintenance. I still buy other brands as well, but don’t refrain from Yankee. I thought I was the only one who realized something was different with Yankee Candles. Thankfully Fresh Cut Roses is still living up to its name for its highly floral throw. Happy Holidays….I just earned my new catalogs and smellers FREE! So um… did you mean to misspell “altar”? We are half way on our list of 10 best selling Yankee Candle scents in 2020. I bought a Yankee Christmas wreath and Gold canyon holiday wreath… And its gold canyon hands down! Click once for ON and keep clicking to get a 4-hour cutoff or 6 or 8 or 12 hours. BY THE LAST PHONE CALL, I WAS LITERALLY SO MAD THAT I WAS CRYING!!!! there is a lot of information out there that supports/contradicts these saftey reports, but it does make me question how much i use them. It may have been a move in order to save the company. I have sold Vintage and high end clothing on ebay for 13 years and I always keep candles where I store my clothing…(along with baking soda)Makes my clothes smell yummy without putting anything on them that someone may have a reaction too. :). Trying a new candle from patch nyc will keep you all posted. Village Candle and Colonial Candle are great too. Now I’m just nervous to pay the price if it’s not going to smell the house like I want Buttercream is yummy though! Also, have you tried the Yankee Candle wall plug-ins? also for those of you getting smoke its because you dont trim your wicks before every burn. I look forward to your feedback on the BB&W Fall candles. They carry over 50 fragrances for their candles from aromatherapy to designer inspired scents! My sister works for Gold Canyon up in Mass. Maybe it sounds crazy, but that’s FUN for me… and certainly the most important part of the Rep’s job. Hi. I emailed YC today about the problem. The candles came two weeks late and almost did not make it in time for Christmas. . This site showed up and after reading think I will pass on these. Feel free to view the on-line catalog! Now I have to drive 15 miles to return these candles.Yankee customer finished!!! Mr. Salkin had his own line candles and he believed in high quality wax and long standing fragrance. They ran about $20 but I took my chance! Maybe if Yankee has enough negative feedback, they’ll change back to the way the candles were before! They have the best sales 2/$22 and if you do have a problem you can return the candles. For informational purposes, the … I purchase them at Giant grocery store. The wick, once it is lit a few times, becomes so short that the candle goes out after a short while. Yum! I am getting ready for bed and have had two Harvest candles burning on my main level all night. I did buy a few Root candles and they didn’t smell at all – my apple pumpkin Yankees were better than they were. I have a neighbor who takes candles and puts them on a coffee cup warmer without lighting. I was a BBW fan for years but noticed the same scents I loved had began to loose their potency over the years, so I did some research.Turns out that BBW had enlisted the help of Salkin (spelling ?) Soooo, I have switched to a company named ‘Root’. I paid 100 dollars extra baggage because off all the candles I brought home to Australia and I still enjoy those candle when I rotate them back in. To my knowledge they are not sold in stores but who cares, as I bought a ton of these – they have great throws. They also has wickless versions of the candle scents. Carolyn M. Customer Loyalty Team http://www.yankeecandle.com (877) 803-6890. They are alt goldcanyon.com. The scent will fill your home and they have so many scents to choose from. I discovered Kringle a couple years ago and they are top notch. UGH…I THEN CALLED AGAIN AND AGAIN…STILL NO THROW SO I CALLED ONE MORE TIME TO SPEAK TO A MANAGER AND TOLD THEM ALL OF THIS AND ALL THEY SAY IS “WE’RE SORRY YOU ARE NOT HAPPY” AND THAT “SOME CANDLES HAVE A LUGHTER SCENT THROW THAN OTHERS” SO THAT P%#%# ME OFF!!!!!!! Remember, put it in a bathroom… or some small room. I just purchased 4 Balsam Fir large jars and they are awful. We requested refunds and item changes and the items didnt arrive until two weeks after we requested them. True fragrances that will make your house or office feel like home. I had never bought Yankee because of the price. I am happy to hear its not just my nose! Jus latley I’ve seen simply home candles by yankee candles? I stopped buying Yankee candles a long time ago. They burn all of the wax without leaving several inches of wax with the wick tunneling downward. Just my opinion. I’m done with Yankee Candles and am moving onto soy candles to avoid the smoke. I know, the name is strange, but they make good candles tht throw great. It’s too bad they can’t get that resolved, as I never saw a Yankee Candle burn like that. Check it out http://afterthealter.mwpsites-a.net/clearing-things-up-alter-vs-altar/. I’m not sure where the previous poster got the info about Gold Canyon candles but they are from Arizona and started by Karen Waisath, it’s a catalog/ party company. I love the Holiday scents as well. I bought a ton of them – specifically the Christmas scent (pine). I believe this is the largest candle at 22oz (higher lid). . REST IN PEACE YANKEE CANDLE, I HOPE ONE DAY YOU WILL REINCARNATE INTO A “BETTER CANDLE COMPANY” THAT SELLS CANDLES AT A “NORMAL PRICE” AND “WE CAN ACTUALLY SMELL THEM”! They’re from the original founder mike kittredge. Yankee Candle uses cotton based wicks and are known to use essential oils in their scents, however, they do still use paraffin wax which emits harmful vapours. Hi. I am not going to pay that much or more for a candle that barely smells when it’s burning. Yankee Candle Company is, personally, incredibly nostalgic for me. Nope not just your nose! Try it and let me know what you think. $25.30 $ 25. Dear Those who are upset with the outcome of this election, http://afterthealter.mwpsites-a.net/clearing-things-up-alter-vs-altar/, https://www.facebook.com/groups/262384400616626/, http://www.complaintsboard.com/complaints/gold-canyon-candle-c200219.html. But then I get a coupon and get sucked back in. I got tired of paying high $ for good candles or low $ for candles with no throw. Seems they “retire” a lot of them way too quickly. I bought Home Sweet Home from Yankee Candle and same problem no smell at all, I’m going back to Bath and Body and use their candles that smell wonderful and half the cost. I now make my own candles for about $5 apiece. Check out their store site at freedomcandleco.com. Hi jus found this blog, what a good read, over here in england uk yankee candles have become so expensive and lighty fragrant that I now only buy there wax tarts, my fave at the moment being the strong baby powder! I am right there with the rest of you! (NB the Vanilla Frosting is very similar). I love Yankee always have. Oh and I almost forgot, Calvin Klein/NEST candles are da bomb! Sad. I was a die-hard fan of this company, even giving their candles as wedding gifts. Honestly, you will love the Gold Canyon candles. You are right about the sales though. Flashpoint: >200 °F This item may be discontinued or not carried in your nearest store. I have discover many new and incredible scents that carry extremely well in my 2400 sf home! If my hubby can smell it (and he has sinus problems), then I know it’s a winner, lol. Recently moving near a Yankee branch, I have given them a second shot…well technically I never left them completely. It’s really hit or miss with BBW. It’s so good to see it’s not just me, or my nose, that are dissatisfied! for an extremely upset, unsatisfied customer instead of losing my friends & family (ad well as myself) from ever purchasing your products again! Kelly I’m a huge candle fan….try Madison Valley Candle or Pure Integrity. I know that fragrance is the most expensive ingredient in candles cause I make them for friends and family and to sell locally, but seriously, I cant sell candles for the price of a Yankee candle, but my candles have a beautiful throw. I love them so much that I invested in them and now sell them independently. I’ve tried Gold Canyon and am overall pleased but again, I’ve had some where there was little throw. I also am in love with Goose Creek Candles. The only candles I seem to have any success with at all is the 2 wick tumblers but they don’t burn nearly as long as the large jars for the same price! And, this woman personally sends 40% of every sale to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Although their candles are expensive compared to other brands, I have always found them to be the most fragrant and therefore worth the hefty price tag, but recently I have been EXTREMELY disappointed! They are expensive as well, but they actually smell really good and have a somewhat decent variety of scents. I found an old Pumpkin candle in the back of one of my cabinets. I agree! Yankee candles are horrible. Classic Yankee Candle 22 oz jar. $29.49. I ASKED WELL WHERE DOES IT SAY THAT? During their sell, I buy 3 candles for the price of one with the survey coupons. YES, I’VE PURCHASED YANKEE CANDLES THIS YEAR DURING THEIR SAS, 6 FOR $60.00 AND I DID THAT DEAL MANY MANY TIMES LOL. Whoa. After searching over the internet and trying out various brands (TRAPP, Votivo, Texastriplescented, Candleicious, Romatique, Victoria’s candles, LOL candles and Salt City candles); I have found a brand with comprable quality – beautiful candles, lovely jars and get this – 2 wicks in each candle – (which in Yankee you can only get if you buy the Tumblers). Send me the TYPE scents you like, and I’ll try to send you the right kind, as supply lasts. Then you want the Heritage Candles. Last week I noticed that they had stopped smelling as good as they used to. I stumbled on it in JCPenny. I have heard things about the safety of the oils too..not so much with candles. I have found the same problem trying different scents of Yankee Candle, I just bought a large one on Amazon Sweet Pea for $25.00! i have been doing some reading about the safety of scented plug ins/candle fragrances because they contain chemicals that can be toxic and are linked to cancer or asthma problems. Something has changed, but both the store manager and the CSR I talked to at Corporate are denying it. So Yankee got a bit of my money but I will not be a return customer and pretty soon they won’t be able to afford their spot in the mall. This candle lives up to the Yankee Candle reputation, and user reviews. I, too, was a die-hard customer/believer in Yankee candles. I lit my Black Coconut candle (which is a new scent) and the Pumpkin at the exact time. Just one more thing I forgot to add. I think the thing I didn’t like most was that I had to break up the wax and when the scent was gone, I had to clean it out over a trash can with a paper towel. I agree with Bath & Body candles—highly fragrant! I have just never found anything as strong. hope that you realized its wrong because sorry but putting up in the internet thi gs as downfall of yankee is just so untrue. He recently (2013) left BBW, not sure why, but the change was obvious, the candles although still highly fragrant have lost longevity. I used Yankee candles for all three of my childreens fund raisers until they were out of high school. 200 Yankees at home and already burnt to the bottom app.50 half of my candles comes from 2013 and 2014. That one still makes my house smell good. Not even a long time ago. UGH! I’ve burned 3 and only faintly caught a whiff of Pumpkin Buttercream. Awful. This item may be discontinued or not carried in your nearest store. Almost two years ago now I dropped hundreds of dollars on Yankee’s trying to figure out why I couldn’t get a candle that smelled like I remembered? Yankee candle responded to this post and said that their scents all have different levels of scent and you supposedly can ask their sales people what will smell more? I have been a loyal fan for about twenty years. Haven’t bought from Yankee in over a year now. I’m honestly just a couple of months into this, but the rave reviews I get from every single person is amazing. Thanks for the tip on the God Bless america one! I have taken back every candle I purchased recently from them due to this. Because… you did…, Yankee Candle was sold in 2013 to New York-based consumer products company Jarden Corp. SO….i stick with Yankee not b/c they have the best scent throw necessarily but b/c they smell so darn good…nothing ever smells as good to me. I will say, however, in the past 6 months I did pick up a couple Yankees in stores (target, grocery store) since they are everywhere, more for decoration than smell as I think they are pretty candles – and to my surprise the newer scents are great. If I had to pick a Mom/Pop candle company that was decent it would be LOL candles (Laugh Outloud candles). You cannot detect ANY of the Black Coconut, but can smell the Pumpkin throughout my condo. Just a little fyi…Yankee candle makes bath and body works candles…research it if you dont believe me. I’m thrilled it is not weak. Spent ages choosing it and eventually selected the True Rose scented one. They have great sales on them from time to time and I totally stock up! Pretty too! Thank you for being a valued Yankee Candle® guest and taking the time to contact us. This is a fabulous company and all our candles are designed to permeate all rooms in your home! Then last week I was shopping on ebay here in Australia and saw Yankee candles. I too have switched to Bath and Body Works, and even the Better Homes and Gardens ones from Walmart. The minute I get up I light one, and any time that I am home, there is always one burning. The only yankee candle that works for me is the sage and citrus. Great post! Patti, I earned my samples & new catalogs free, too. Besides the diminished scent, the other thing that really bugs me is the lightening speed at which they discontinue scents. Nothing! They are pricey but worth every cent. when they were in stock. It does throw and its a beautiful Christmas green color. So I checked around and found a local company that sold everything I needed to make my own candles, and they gave me free tech support and pointers. With something as small as a tealight, it can’t be expected to fill a huge room. First, we searched “Yankee Candle” on … If it is a small room, you can remove the lid and smell the scent! See more ideas about candles, yankee candle, yankees. Ladies, if you have not tried these candles yet, you are doing yourself a disservice. FedEx orders placed by … The candles had standard fragrance longevity and the burn time they displayed on their bottom label is not accurate. Was excited to buy my first Yankee candle from local greeting card shop here in Scotland after seeing them on QVC shopping channel. Later on I found out that Yankee Candle owned that company..?? So I foind an alternktive ive recently fell in love with the bhg candles (better home and garden) brand. But I have, at least, a dozen of the single wick, jar candles that are useless. Bath/body works does have really good candles as well and better sales on their 3 wick candles. I found at walmat 5.00 and change for the large candle oh my goodness the crisp fall leaves is my now faborite fall scent. I now know I’m not crazy. Now, Yankee Candle is requesting more money from our class because they claim we didn’t not pay them all of the money we should have, even though we did. That said, I found, like you the $$$ and the quality do not match up any more. 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