Less than two years after Yankee Candle Co. Acquired Illuminations in a $22 million cash deal, company officials have closed the Illuminations' headquarters in Petaluma, CA. Harlan Kent, president/CEO for Yankee Candle Co., says the closure of the Petaluma headquarters affects 20 people, many of Online shopping for Illuminations Yankee Candle at . Buy Yankee Candle / Illuminations Most Wonderful Cinnamon Candle, 12.5 oz: Jar Candles - ✓ FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases. The Yankee Candle Company Inc. Will close its 28 Illuminations retail stores and the Illuminations direct business as part of a restructuring plan intended to focus resources on the core Yankee Candle business.
The company will also close one underperforming Yankee Candle retail store and reduce its SOUTH DEERFIELD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 26, 2006--The Yankee Candle Company, Inc. ("Yankee Candle" or the "Company") (NYSE:YCC), today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Candle Acquisition Co., d/b/a Illuminations to acquire the Illuminations(R) brand, Yankee Candle Company will close its Illuminations unit which operated an independent e-commerce site and 28 bricks-and-mortar stores. WHITE IRIS Yankee Illuminations Candle LARGE FROSTED Jar. $64.99. WHITE IRIS Illuminations Candle LARGE FROSTED Jar AS PICTURED. South Deerfield, MA —Yankee Candle Co. Plans to restructure the company by closing the company's 28 Illuminations retail stores, and discontinuing the Illuminations consumer direct business. The Yankee Candle Company is an American manufacturer and retailer of scented candles, candleholders, accessories, and dinnerware.