Beer Info FAQ

What's a good profit margin for candles?

What's a good profit margin for candles?

between 25 and 50%

What is the retail markup on candles?

Price the candles at half retail price for the wholesale market. Stores generally markup inventory by 100 percent over cost. For example, if the candles are sold wholesale at $4 each, the retail price would be $8.

Is scented candle business profitable?

If you plan properly with a good marketing strategy, candle-making indeed can be a highly profitable business. The cost of making candles is not much. The profit margin is also better than a lot of other consumer products. One can easily make a profit percentage of more than 30% on selling candles.