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.
April 1, 2015

April issue available to read online now

The April 2015 issue of ETO is available to read online now by clicking here (registered users only). Features include a look at which political party is promising what to UK businesses, with the General Election looming; a chat with ETO Show organiser Jonathan Kirk, who explains what visitors can expect to find at the [...]
March 27, 2015

Orbit Plus has lift off

The Screaming O has introduced the Orbit Plus, a new double-ring erection band with softer SEBS material for a stretchier, more comfortable fit. This new cock ring features two separate rings – one for around the shaft and the other for around the testicles – with vibration positioned for isolated clitoral and perineal massage. This [...]
March 24, 2015

Net 1on1 gets Fenwick into Fifty Shades – and vice versa

Net 1on1 Wholesale helped to further expand the brand presence of Fifty Shades of Grey last month as an Official Pleasure Collection pop-up shop was launched in the iconic Fenwick department store on Bond Street, in the heart of Mayfair. Net 1on1 sales manager Sebastian Gonzalez said: “Since joining forces with Lovehoney when the Fifty Shades [...]
March 4, 2015

Calexotics on the move

California Exotic Novelties is moving to a new, more modern location in Ontario, California. Company CEO Susan Colvin said: “We’ve outgrown our current location. The new office and warehouse is located in one large building, which will help bring all our teams together. After twenty incredible years in Chino, this is a huge move for [...]
March 3, 2015

To Ofinity and beyond, with Screaming O

The Screaming O has introduced the Ofinity and Ofinity Plus, which are described as two unique cock rings that feature dual-isolation design for improved erection enhancement. The stretchy one-size-fits-most products are said to slow bloodflow to the penis and testicles with separate snug-tight rings, helping men last longer in the bedroom while providing enhanced sensitivity. The [...]
February 12, 2015

B&Q admits leaked FSoG memo was a PR stunt

ETO doffs its cap to DIY chain B&Q, which has now revealed that its much-leaked internal memo – warning staff to “be prepared” for an influx of new customers following the release of the Fifty Shades of Grey film – was just a PR stunt. The memo said that store managers should ensure they had sufficient [...]
February 10, 2015

Has Fifty Shades fever spread to B&Q?

Adult retailers are not the only ones expecting a surge in demand to follow the release of the Fifty Shades of Grey movie. The UK’s leading DIY chain, B&Q, has reportedly forewarned its staff that rope, cable ties and duct tape may be bought in large numbers by customers outside of the store’s usual demographic. The [...]