About Us

Natures’ Appeal Mfg. Corp., based in Addison, Illinois, is a family-owned business since 1998. Every business decision is established with core values concerning environmental safety of their products and the social impact of its business actions and product results. It is a manufacturer’s and marketer of environmentally safe solid, odor absorbing gels and liquids.

In 1998, Ralph Jollette, developed an odor eliminator for the hospitality and resort industries. At that time, Nature’s Appeal Mfg. Corp., was comprised of just his wife and a few employees. Today, it has developed into a worldwide distribution launching a family of products that are all environmentally friendly and recyclable.

Nature’s Appeal prides itself on American made products, creating jobs and income for Americans. All products are manufactured in Illinois and shipped worldwide to Europe, Asia, South America, Australia and the West Indies. Nature’s Appeal is committed to becoming the largest marketer of malodor counteracting gels and liquids.

The Appeal Team is here to get you started


Ralph Jollette


Ralph Jollette’s early career as a mechanical engineer led him to a 20-year National & International Franchise Corporation, National Appeal Corporation. The company was engaged in the business practice of starting up new franchises and chartered with the marketing, training and support network link to independent franchisees servicing the Hospitality and resort industry. Each new franchise location was modeled after his founding successful company, Appeal Carpet & Upholstery Cleaners, Inc.

CEO and founder Ralph Jollette’s Nature’s Appeal Mfg. Corp., today manufactures and distributes worldwide ecologically friendly odor counteracting gels and liquids for use in Hotels, Resorts, Commercial, Residential and Industrial settings.

Contact Ralph:
[email protected]
[email protected]
Office: 1-800-604-9266
Mobile: 1-630-880-6222


Barbara Rathmann

Training Specialist

Barbara Rathmann bridged her accounting background into the industry when she and her husband Donald Rathmann joined Ralph Jollette in the inception of Southern Appeal in Orlando, Florida. Barbara and Donald began in late 1997 developing the techniques and chemicals that are a part of the Appeal Program. Southern Appeal is a thriving woman-owned business today. Barbara is well known for her ability to dye and repair carpet; removing stains and burns that others cannot. Barbara continues to be active in the field and keep abreast of new processes and procedures.

Contact Barbara:
Orlando, Florida
[email protected]
Mobile: 1-321-217-7998

Call us today to request an interview at 800.604.9266. We are available to answer any questions you may have about our training and opportunity.