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Pleasure Chest Donates 15% of Web Sales to Sex-Ed Site
Apr 25, 2014 12:30 PM PDTThe Pleasure Chest has given customers of its web store, ThePleasureChest.com, the option to donate 15 percent of their purchase amounts to the nonprofit Scarleteen through April 30.
Playboy Magazine Features 'A-Z' Lexicon in May Issue
Apr 23, 2014 8:00 AM PDTContinuing its 60th anniversary celebration, Playboy magazine is rolling out a special "Playboy A-Z" lexicon supplement in its May edition.
Bunny Ranch Billboard Causes Community Uproar
Apr 21, 2014 8:30 AM PDTThe Bunny Ranch Bar and Cigars Restaurant has kicked off a controversial national billboard campaign with the erection of a highway sign in Colfax, California featuring eatery owner Dennis Hof and little else.
'Lads' Magazine Nuts to Stop Publishing
Apr 11, 2014 4:15 PM PDTNuts, the weekly "lads" mag in the U.K., is finally saying "nuts." Unable to shake up a circulation that was spiraling down by about 80 percent last year from its peak in 2005, management says it is closing shop.
Hustler July Issue Highlights Revealed
Apr 8, 2014 3:15 PM PDTThe July issue of Hustler magazine features a “Naked Kick on Route 66” photo essay, sex advice for men and a homage to the 38th anniversary of “Beaver Hunt.”
Penthouse Launches E.U. Online Retail Site
Apr 2, 2014 11:15 AM PDTGeneral Media Communications, Inc., the owner of the Penthouse trademarks, announced today the launch of its second online retail store, PenthouseStore.eu.
Tasha Reign Headlines Ohio Gentlemen’s Clubs
Mar 26, 2014 3:00 PM PDTTasha Reign will take the stage on March 26 and 28 at Diamond Royale, Canton, Ohio’s leading gentlemen’s club, and again on March 27 and 29 at the Diamond Lodge in Rootstown, Ohio.
Bunny Ranch Brothels Debut Monthly Penthouse Magazine Columns
Mar 20, 2014 8:00 AM PDTThe Moonlite Bunny Ranch has struck a deal with Penthouse magazine for a monthly “Bunny Tales” column as well as “Diary of a Pimp” in Penthouse Forum beginning in April.
Taschen Books Releases 'Hugh Hefner's Playboy'
Mar 17, 2014 7:00 AM PDTSpecialty book publisher Taschen has released an unlimited “popular edition” of “Hugh Hefner’s Playboy,” a six-volume illustrated autobiography with chronological highlights from Playboy’s first 25 years.
Adultex Announces 2014 Awards Nominations
Mar 14, 2014 5:00 PM PDTAustralia’s Adultex adult retail trade show announced the nominees for its 2014 awards program.
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Data Privacy Is Tightening Up in the E.U.
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Could Adult Content Be Banned?
Earlier this month, I met with the Free Speech Coalition’s board of directors for our annual review. Despite the headwinds our industry faces, politically and economically, we are, as an organization,...