February 14, 2013

Mrs Palm appeals for help with ‘intrusive’ CCTV condition

The owners of Mrs Palm, the licensed store in Truro, Cornwall, are appealing for help and advice from other licensed store owners in combating the latest condition Cornwall Council is attempting to impose upon the business. The council is now saying that Mrs Palm is required to install ‘very intrusive’ CCTV to record and retain for not less [...]
September 28, 2010

Viagra – every little helps

It’s become perhaps one of the most common subject headers for spam emails and now it’s coming to a supermarket near you – ‘cut-price Viagra’ was due to go on sale in 300 branches of supermarket chain Tesco at the end of September. The price was expected to be £52 for eight tablets.
November 13, 2014

Crowdfunding campaign launched for interactive kegal exerciser

The team behind Norwegian brand Laid have launched an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for Loop, which is described as an interactive kegel exerciser that offers real-time results with an ergonomic design made for the modern woman. Loop features a smartphone app that is said to transform the traditional ‘sit-and-squeeze’ technique into a physical fitness system. LOOP [...]
November 6, 2014

November issue available to read online now

The November issue of ETO is available to read online now and it features comprehensive reports from both of October’s German trade shows. With an eye on the Christmas market we ask a number of leading distributors how retailers can profit from the season of indulgence and also provide a guide to rewarding staff, customers [...]
November 6, 2014

Claire Jacques moves on

Net 1on1 has announced that after six years of service Claire Jacques is standing down from her position as head of sales. The company said that Claire made the difficult decision to leave after being head hunted by an Australian hosiery and underwear manufacturer. Net 1on1 MD Tony Gonzalez said: “Although we are very sad to [...]
October 31, 2014

California Exotic Novelties’ Pocket Exotics gets makeover

California Exotic Novelties has given the Pocket Exotics a stunning makeover. Updated art, uniformity in product selection and modernised packaging have increased the sizzle on the brand’s best-selling bullets. “Our Pocket Exotics have been some of our top sellers for years,” said Susan Colvin, president and CEO of California Exotic Novelties. “We decided to brand the [...]
October 29, 2014

Penthouse and Cleis Press announce six-volume erotic fiction series

Penthouse has joined forces with Cleis Press to present the first in a series of erotic books curated by the editors of Penthouse Variations. ‘Penthouse Variations on Oral: Erotic Stories of Going Down’ features almost two dozen short stories by established authors in the genre as well as its brightest up-and-comers. Established in 1978, Penthouse Variations [...]
October 28, 2014

Baci gives support to Charlotte’s Dreams

Baci Lingerie has announced its support for Charlotte’s Dreams, a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing bras and proper breast prosthetic forms to cancer survivors. The company has donated almost 500 bras to assist the organisation in its mission to help women reclaim their dignity and confidence during the challenging period of recovery and financial hardship. Baci Lingerie [...]
October 27, 2014

California Exotic Novelties supports the Let It Be Foundation

California Exotic Novelties continued to show its support for The Let It Be Foundation, helping families to cope with paediatric illnesses, last month; this time by participating in the organisation’s ‘Name That Tune’ dinner benefit. Held at the Chaffey College Chino Community Center on 27th September, company employees actively participated in the contest, which helped [...]