About the partners

The European Candle Manufacturers Association (ECMA)

The European Candle Manufacturers Association (ECMA) is the collective voice for the leading candle manufacturers and suppliers to the candle industry in Europe. Priorities are quality, research, standardisation and compliance – and to offer safe and beautiful candles consumers can enjoy. ECMA was founded in 2021 when the former Association of European Candle Makers and European Candle Association joined forces.

The Latin American Candle Manufacturers Association (ALAFAVE)

The Latin American Candle Manufacturers Association (ALAFAVE) was created in 1999 as a non-profit association by a group of candle manufacturers and suppliers to the candle industry. ALAFAVE promotes the production of quality candles and the safe use of candles, and strengthen the integration of the Latin American candle industry in today’s global economy.