Least followed instructions in history: 5 facts about Little Trees


Everybody just rips the bag off, right?

5 facts about Little Tree air fresheners:

  • Little Tree air fresheners were developed in 1952 in Watertown, New York, USA.
  • A milk truck driver had enough of the smell of spilled milk and mentioned the problem to Julius “Jules” Sämann, a local chemist. As luck would have it, Jules had spent some time deep in the Canadian pine forests learning about aromatic oils that give evergreens their soothing, distinctive smell.
  •  LITTLE TREES air fresheners are called MAGIC TREE, ARBRE MAGIQUE and WUNDER-BAUM used in other countries.
  • Vanillaroma eclipsed Royal Pine in the 1980s as the top-selling fragrance.
  • The company has plants in Watertown, New York, DeWitt, Iowa, Switzerland, Italy and Sweden.

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