Cire Trudon

Founded in 1643, Cire Trudon is the oldest wax-producing factory worldwide. It was the provider of the royal court of Louis WIV, as well as most of the great churches of France. Trudon was the biggest wax-producing factory in the France during the 17th and 18th century.  The art of the wax producer, engineer Duhamel du Monceau, praises the skills of the Trudons and gives the manufacture as an example. Such a level of quality earned Charles Trudom the appointmennt by King Louid XIV as a Earl Trudon des Ormes.