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Lovers Named Best Lingerie of Western Washington for 3rd Consecutive Year
Nov 8, 2011 2:30 PM PSTLovers, a Washington-based award-winning specialty retailer, has been named Best Lingerie of Western Washington by King 5's “Evening Magazine" for the third consecutive year.
CNBC: Vintage Porn Becoming Legit Collectible
Nov 8, 2011 2:00 PM PSTYou may not find them on TV's "Antiques Roadshow," but vintage porn items are becoming valuable collectibles.
Steele Malone Releases Diletto Video
Nov 8, 2011 11:45 AM PSTSteele Malone has released a video showcasing how the company produces its Venetian glass Dillettos in a behind-the-scenes commercial from its Los Angeles studio.
Adultcon Says Las Vegas Show Exceeds Expectations
Nov 8, 2011 9:30 AM PSTAdultcon's operators said attendance at last week's three-day show in Las Vegas exceeded expectations.
Playboy to Consolidate L.A.-area Offices in Beverly Hills
Nov 8, 2011 8:30 AM PSTPlayboy Enterprises Inc. plans on consolidating its Los Angeles-area editorial and marketing offices, agreeing to take 45,000 square feet in an office park adjacent to Beverly Hills' City Hall.
Jimmy Flynt Plans Store Expansion Using Own Name
Nov 8, 2011 7:00 AM PSTDespite losing the right to use the Hustler name, Jimmy Flynt is moving full speed ahead, planning to open several new stores using his own name.
Fantasy Lingerie Introduces Bridal Collection
Nov 7, 2011 2:00 PM PSTFantasy Lingerie has introduced its 2011-2012 Bridal Collection.
NewBreedsAdultStore Celebrates 6-Month Anniversary
Nov 7, 2011 12:00 PM PSTNewBreedsAdultStore.com celebrates its six-month anniversary.
Peekay Partners With United Consortium
Nov 6, 2011 6:00 AM PSTPeekay has partnered with United Consortium for an exclusive launch of the new DONA product line.
Maxxx Black Named Exclusive Retailer of Lelo Sussurra
Nov 4, 2011 12:00 PM PDTMaXXX Black has announced the Sussurra line of luxury silk lingerie and loungewear will be available exclusively from its Sydney store.
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