Cire Trudon, founded in 1643,is the oldest Candlemaker in the world still active today. It has been the manufacturer of the Royal Wax Manufacturer and the official supplier in the French court throughout the 17th century. Cire Trudon was awarded a Gold Medal during the 1889 Universal Exhibit as a reward for the outstanding quality of its candles and wax.
Cire Trudon enlists well-known "noses" to create perfumes for the stories it wishes to tell. Each candle is dripped and made by hand in its factory in Normandy.