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.
July 31, 2015

Net 1on1 and Lovehoney launch bricks and mortar initiative

Net 1on1 has announced that it is joining forces with Lovehoney to launch a new initiative for bricks and mortar retailers to support the Official Fifty Shades of Grey collections. The aim is to ensure that stores are not only driving sales but also acting as ambassadors for the Official Fifty Shades of Grey brand. [...]
July 28, 2015

Tune in, turn on and lube up with Cobeco

Cobeco Pharma introduced two new exotically flavoured lubricants at June’s ETO Show, one featuring guarana and the other – which became one of the most talked about new products at the show – featuring cannabis. Guarana Lubricant is water-based and includes extracts of the Paullinia Cupana seed (also known as guarana), including caffeine, which is well [...]
July 23, 2015

Velv’Or invites retailers to join shopfunding campaign

Amsterdam-based Velv’Or has announced that it is now offering its shopfunding campaign to all adult retailers after initially running it only for a select group of European stores that are selling the firm’s JBoa. Velv’Or launched this campaign in order to fund the second generation of the JBoa – a lasso penis ring created by [...]
July 22, 2015

Fancy a takeaway? Introducing Happy Lola…

Net 1on1 has announced that it is now distributing the Happy Lola brand in the UK. The firm says the Take Away Love collection from Happy Lola is positioned as a “fun and naughty range of affordable products in packaging ready to take away and enjoy”, with each of the products packaged similarly to takeaway [...]
July 15, 2015

Latest issue available to read online now

The July issue of ETO is available to read online now and in it you can find extensive coverage of June’s ETO Show and Awards Dinner. There are also reports from the launch of the Family Planning Association’s new online store and Ann Summers’ new Moregasm range, while ABS Holdings explains why a printed catalogue [...]
July 8, 2015

CalExotics at ANME: new logo, new products and new e-learning platform

CalExotics has announced that in addition to debuting its new logo and new collections at next week’s ANME Show, the firm will also introduce an e-learning platform. Susan Colvin, president and CEO of CalExotics, said: “We have so many changes happening at CalExotics. We are excited to finally share them with our friends and customers. [...]
July 8, 2015

We-Vibe enters into a fluid relationship with Pjur

We-Vibe and Pjur Group have announced a partnership which will see the launch of two new co-branded products: We-Vibe Lube and We-Vibe Clean. Both products have been created by Pjur especially for We-Vibe products. The We-Vibe Lube is described as a premium, water-based personal lubricant while We-Vibe Clean is an alcohol-free cleaning spray. The two [...]