Columbus candle maker opening store at Polaris with backing from coworking company

September 05, 2018

COhatch is helping one of its tenants grow with more than just some extra room.

The growing operator of coworking spaces is investing an undisclosed amount into Eleventh Candle Co., one of several members at its Worthington Madery space. The social enterprise plans to open its first brick-and-mortar store at Polaris Fashion Place this fall — the first of what it hopes will be 10 retail shops in the Midwest in the next three years.

Eleventh Candle also sells through its website and wholesalers.

The brand his its own 11-scent collection of candles and room sprays, plus gifts and apparel. The retail space will host candle-making parties, allowing customers to make their own candles from a selection of 40 scents.

Original article by Dan Eaton. Continue reading on Columbus Business First.