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.
August 28, 2014

Nice ‘n’ Naughty celebrates 15th anniversary

Retail chain Nice ‘n’ Naughty is marking its 15th anniversary this month and it is inviting its customers to join in with the celebrations with a special offer. It currently has 11 stores, ranging from Brighton in the south to Newcastle in the north, but its first store opened in Chester on 31st August 1999 [...]
August 27, 2014

Love Life awarded worldwide patent for self-lubing products

Love Life Products has announced that it has been awarded a global patent for self-lubricating adult products, which the firm has dubbed LubePlay. This allows each product to dispense, via an internal pump, a measured amount of lubricant from pre-filled disposable cartridges. MD Stephen Gamble said: “We are extremely pleased with our achievements since launching last [...]
August 27, 2014

Jobs for the boys

Hot Octopuss caused a media stir at the end of July after placing a recruitment ad in a number of men’s magazines. The vacant position was for a male sex toy tester and within 48 hours of it appearing the firm behind the ETO award-winning Pulse was flooded with thousands of applications from all over [...]
August 19, 2014

We-Vibe 4 Plus arrives at ABS

ABS Holdings has announced the arrival of the We-Vibe 4 Plus, available in three colours and now boasting its own app. The We-Connect app will be available free of charge on the App Store and Google Play. It connects couples through a secure, private connection between smartphones and is available in English, Chinese/Mandarin, Czech, Dutch, [...]
August 19, 2014

Second generation Sonic Vibe now available at Eropartner

Eropartner Distribution has announced that the new, second generation Revel Body SOL Sonic Vibrator is now available. Revel Body announced enhancements to its flagship product last year. Designed to enrich the consumer experience, these include: simplified use with a single high power setting; more reliable contact with the charging base; improvements to the glow lighting [...]
August 14, 2014

Durex owners to invest £100m in new R&D centre

RB plc has announced that it is investing £100m in a state of the art Centre of Scientific Excellence in the UK. The global giant behind the Durex brand – formerly known as Reckitt Benckiser – carried out a review of its six major R&D facilities worldwide before choosing its Hull site for the development. RB [...]