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Retailers Forecast Consumer Trends for 2017

Retailers Forecast Consumer Trends for 2017
With the New Year barreling down upon us, retailers already are anticipating product categories to grow, and what both vendors and consumers can expect in the coming year. Promotions for 2017 and the release of “Fifty Shades Darker” are also on the table as we enter the New Year. Victor... More »

‘Anything Interactive’ Will Be in Industry’s Future

‘Anything Interactive’ Will Be in Industry’s Future
With the new year upon us, many people focus on resolutions and 92 percent of those who make them don’t succeed in keeping them. Others look towards the future. Looking back to the early years of porn, it was never imagined that the internet would come along and completely reshape (and mostly... More »

Sex Toy Manufacturers Offer Predictions for 2017

Sex Toy Manufacturers Offer Predictions for 2017
In 2016, it was evident that the pleasure products sector of the adult industry was thriving when Forbes Magazine quoted CalExotics President Susan Colvin as saying that it now “stands as a $15 billion market segment, with projections that it will surpass $50 billion by 2020.” From &ldqu... More »

Focusing, Again, on Tradeshow Etiquette

Focusing, Again, on Tradeshow Etiquette
I’m very excited to have been asked by XBIZ World to write the third part of my ongoing series of articles on tradeshow etiquette. In Part I of the series, I discussed business cards, substance overindulgence, leaving the comfort zone, flashy rookies, meetings, hooking up, taking care of ones... More »

Putting a Creative Spin on Nipple Clamps

Putting a Creative Spin on Nipple Clamps
Most of us think of nipple clamps as painful tools for kinky couples, but while that may be true some of the time, it isn’t a hard-and-fast rule. Because we usually don’t think past their BDSM association, nipple clamps are an often overlooked upsell on the sales floor. They are highly a... More »

WIA Profile: Nancy Moore

WIA Profile: Nancy Moore
Each month, industry news media organization XBIZ spotlights the career accomplishments and outstanding contributions of Women in Adult. WIA profiles offer an intimate look at the professional lives of the industry's most influential female executives. Nancy Moore says she is results-driven, and ad... More »

WIA Profile: Janet Rini

WIA Profile: Janet Rini
Each month, industry news media organization XBIZ spotlights the career accomplishments and outstanding contributions of Women in Adult. WIA profiles offer an intimate look at the professional lives of the industry's most influential female executives. In 2014, Janet Rini joined NS Novelties as the... More »

Rise of SFW Cams for Voyeurs

Rise of SFW Cams for Voyeurs
Since its inception, Chaturbate could be called many things from sexy to successful, but one thing it can’t really be called is safe for work. It’s no secret that the entire adult cam industry is thriving on the enormous marketing power of performers with naughty personalities showing o... More »

Epoch’s Henry Rosa Touts His Technical Side

Epoch’s Henry Rosa Touts His Technical Side
Epoch’s Henry Rosa is someone you want to do business with. Not only is he knowledgeable and has many years of experience providing merchants with assistance, he also knows the backend. Through the years, Rosa has been an important cog of Epoch and numerous clients he serves by providing sol... More »

DallasNovelty.com Empowers Sexual Wellness With Disabled-Oriented Toys

DallasNovelty.com Empowers Sexual Wellness With Disabled-Oriented Toys
Dallas Novelty is the only online store that specializes in pleasure products for people with physical disabilities. Launched in 2003 by entrepreneur Nick Mahler, the store has grown into a mega site for pleasure products with the tagline “Sex is for Everybody.” Mahler says, “&lsq... More »

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