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    From Cotton Cored Wick to Flat Braided Wick and Paper Cored Wick to Wax Coated Wick, we have it all. Click here to view the full range of Wick Hayes & Finch offer.

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We know what makes a candle burn!

So do most candle makers – its the candlewick of course! But as expert wick makers we can produce the perfect wick to match your candle production to ensure optimum, smooth burning no matter the candle shape, size, colour or fragrance.

Hayes & Finch is the largest wick manufacturer in the United Kingdom.

Based in Aintree, Liverpool, the company has been perfecting the art of wick making for over 100 years and produces over 1000 different types of candlewick.

In addition to the supply of wick Hayes & Finch supply component candle parts to the candle making industry both here in the UK and around the world. Our products include powdered wax, candle cores, candlewicks, sustainers and polycarbonate candle cases.

Consultancy & advice

Our wealth of technical experience coupled with our on-site testing laboratory enables us to support customers with a consultancy and advisory service with regard to burn testing, wick testing, product development and compatibility advice – on wick for candle production.

For full details of our complete wick range please call our sales team on
0845 450 5594 or email

Note – Detailed analysis and research will attract charges.