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Wicked Sweeps Empire Awards
Feb 22, 2008 3:30 PM PSTAdult online retailer Adult DVD Empire has announced the winners of its annual Empire Awards for 2007. The awards recognize excellence in content, audio, visual and bonus materials for DVDs and digital formats.
Playboy Offering Energy Drink
Feb 21, 2008 7:00 AM PSTPlayboy has started selling a new Playboy Energy Drink. Initial distribution is in Boston, with distribution to follow next month in Miami, Las Vegas and Los Angeles.
Girls Gone Wild Gets a Print Edition
Feb 20, 2008 2:30 PM PSTThe Girls Gone Wild franchise plans a new product to add to its portfolio: Girls Gone Wild Magazine.
ODBN Signs Beamonstar as Latest Adult Store Channel Participant
Feb 20, 2008 1:30 PM PSTBeamonstar, producer of sexual enhancement products, has joined ODBN to participate in its Adult Store Channel kiosk program, which launched in beta late last year.
Peekay Opens New Retail Location
Feb 18, 2008 3:00 PM PSTAdult retailer Peekay Inc. has opened its newest retail location in a highly visible location, just off of a major highway.
Stockroom.com Celebrates Texas Sex Toy Law Reversal
Feb 17, 2008 10:00 AM PSTSpecialty fetish retailer Stockroom.com is celebrating the overturning of Texas' "obscene device" law with the "Texas Independence Sale."
The XBIZ Weekly Retail Round-Up
Feb 15, 2008 5:00 PM PSTThe weekly collection of news articles reporting on local laws and battles that affect today's adult retailers.
Movie Gallery Closes 400 Stores
Feb 12, 2008 8:30 AM PSTMovie rental giant Movie Gallery announced plans last week to shutter 400 of its stores. The forthcoming closures are additional to the 520 locations the chain shut down last fall.
Castle Megastore Holds 2nd Annual Night of Romance Fashion Show
Feb 11, 2008 5:00 PM PSTAdult retail chain Castle Megastore held its second Night of Romance Fashion Show, in partnership with Dreamgirl Lingerie, to showcase the latest lingerie designs and products in time for wedding season.
IVD Updates B2B Online Ordering Service
Feb 11, 2008 4:00 PM PSTAdult video distributor IVD has relaunched a new and improved B2B Online Service for retailers. The company’s B2B ordering site, IVD1.com, features an updated shopping cart and new search functions.
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