Empowered Products Debuts TV and Web Commercial for Valentine's Day and Gun Oil with Authentic Portrayal of Marriage Equality and Military Service Homecoming
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Empowered Products, Inc. (EMPO), an emerging leader in the high-growth sexual wellness sector through its award-winning PINK(R) and Gun Oil(R) brands, announced today that it will air its first-ever television commercial on Thursday, Feb. 13 and Friday, Feb. 14, Valentine's Day. The 60-second spot will air on the Bravo and E! networks in seven major U.S. markets and can be previewed on the Empowered Products channel on YouTube.com at http://youtu.be/yaK5i-DLBPE.
Empowered Products stated that it believes its commercial is the first by a major U.S. manufacturer or publicly-traded company to utilize an authentic portrayal of marriage equality and service by gays in the U.S. military. The commercial tells the story of a husband wistfully going through the motions of daily life in the family home awaiting the return of his partner and the joy of his homecoming from service.
View new Gun Oil television and web commercial on YouTube.com -- http://youtu.be/yaK5i-DLBPE
Check out Empowered Products complete Gun Oil and PINK product lines at: http://www.gunoil.com and http://www.pinkforus.com
"Our Gun Oil® products for men and PINK® products for women are designed for the wellness and sensual enjoyment of everyone, regardless of orientation, preference, and relationship status," said Scott Fraser, president and CEO. "In light of progressive advances in marriage equality and the right to serve our country sweeping across the U.S., we felt this view of life was a story that was not being told with the authenticity and compassion it deserved."
Product Lines and Availability
PINK and Gun Oil personal lubricant products are available in silicone, water-based and hybrid formulas. The full line of PINK products can be purchased online at www.PinkForUs.com and Gun Oil products at www.GunOil.com. Selected products are available nationwide at Walgreens, CVS and Rite-Aid stores, and in selected Walmart, Kroger (and Kroger family of stores), and H-E-B retail locations, and online at Target.com and Walgreens.com. A complete list of major retailers can be found at www.GunOil.com/retailers and www.PinkForUs.com/retailers. PINK and Gun Oil products also can be found in many adult retail and online stores.
About Empowered Products, Inc.
Empowered Products, in just its first 10 years of operation, has quickly forged a leading presence in the global wellness industry with the development, manufacture, and distribution of currently 17 high-quality, elegantly packaged wellness products. Headquartered in Nevada, USA, the Company's empowering products are currently available at over 21,000 retail locations in more than 30 countries spanning four continents. Investors are encouraged to visit the Company's website at www.EmpoweredProducts.com and to call the EMPO Shareholder Request Line: 877-305-1160. The Company's media contact line is 877-305-1161.
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