As a joke, a company created a New Mac Smell candle, but then it sold out in 24 hours. Apparently the Salesforce was strong with this one.

  • Andrew Green is the co-founder of Twelve South, an Apple Accessory firm
  • As a joke, he thought it would be funny to create a candle that smelled like a new Mac
  • Each $24 candle was hand poured in Charleston, SC
  • The candles had hints of mint, peach, basil, lavender, mandarin and sage
  • The smell is said to be the same as when you first open the box of a new Mac computer
  • All 100 of the candles the company created sold out in 24 hours
  • Twelve South has started ramping up production to meet the consumer need


“BIONs” – short for Believe It or Not – is the word we use at Ripley’s to refer to anything that is unbelievable and worthy to become part of Ripley’s lore and collection.