Category Archives: Candle, Bath & Body

A Gift Guide for Homemade Gifts

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SHARE THIS PAGE: If you like to make your own holiday gifts this gift guide is for you! A Homemade Gift Guide Whip up some almond butter crunch candy for the sweet tooth on your list. Make some body butter, scrubs or bath salts for those that enjoy a little pampering. A couple jars of apple […]

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Candle, Bath & Body Gift Guide

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Part three of our gift guide series highlights some of our favorite items for our candle, bath and body customers. Candle, Bath & Body Gift Guide The Muth jars are beautiful replicas of the old fashioned square honey jars. Of course, you don’t have to fill them with honey, fill them with […]

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New TruScent Fragrances, Tips for Better Candle Testing

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SHARE THIS PAGE: One of the exciting and challenging parts of running a small business is the task of deciding which new items to add to your line, or how to change things up in preparation for the upcoming season. For our chandlers, we understand that it isn’t a simple task! There are so many […]

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Why We Make Our Own Packing Peanuts

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Here at Fillmore Container, we are committed to be as environmentally responsible as possible. Over the years, we’ve tested and compared a variety of packing products and methods to see which provided the best balance of sustainability, performance and cost. While we’ve exclusively* chosen to use compostable peanuts for a long time, […]

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Soy Wax

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Candle Wax We currently carry wax from the top 3 premium soy producers: NatureWax, EcoSoya, and Golden Brands. Even though they are all soy formulations, each one is unique. If you aren’t already familiar with a particular wax, we would highly recommend that you begin by referring to our  Wax Properties Chart. […]

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The Purple Heritage Collection Jars are HERE

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We are giddy with delight! Pallets of these beautiful PURPLE Heritage Collection jars rolled into our warehouse yesterday! Purple is the newest color in Ball’s limited edition Heritage Collection. The jars are available in quart and pint size featuring 1915 period-inspired purple color and embossed logos on the front and back. They […]

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Small Business Saturday in Lancaster County

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Keith & I often wish we had more time during the work day to get out and see what our customers are doing with all of those jars, lids, and candle making supplies that get packed into trunks, vans, trailers and trucks! Well, this year, I managed to get out and explore […]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2014

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Every year we put together some of our favorite things in hopes that you’ll find something perfect for someone on your list, or maybe something to add to your own wish list! We’ve expanded our list this year, adding some ideas for DIY gifts.  And for those of us that aren’t so […]

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Very Merry DIY Gifting Ideas + 2 Giveaways!

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We’ve been busy testing some new DIY holiday gifting ideas, and have enjoyed reading the ideas from our friend, Kate Payne, of The Hip Girl’s Guide to Homemaking. Kate made raw live vinegar from fruit scraps and is gifting them in our French Square Dairy Jars. What a great way to eliminate […]

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5 Tips to get Holiday Packages on Time

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SHARE THIS PAGE: The holidays are right around the corner and it’s very important to us that you receive all your orders when you need them. Here are a few tips to help us ensure everyone’s package arrives on time. #1. Order early to allow for unforeseen delays! Winter happens and weather trumps delivery guarantees […]

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