Bloom goes mobile
SALISBURY, N.C. — Supermarket banner Bloom is letting customers access weekly specials, search recipes, manage shopping lists and find the nearest location, all from the palms of their hands.
Bloom said that its free mobile application, which can be downloaded and accessed on iPhone, iPad and iPod devices, is designed to enhance the Bloom shopping experience. The app was developed in partnership with Mercatus Technologies.
"At Bloom, we look for opportunities to leverage technology to enhance our guests’ shopping experience," Bloom VP Tammy DeBoer said. "This new mobile application, from Mercatus, is user-friendly and makes it easy for our shoppers to connect with us and plan family meals."
Click here to download the app from the iTunes library.
‘Jurassic Park’ to make Blu-ray debut in trilogy set
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — This fall, an acclaimed film trilogy is making its Blu-ray debut.
The cinematic franchise "Jurassic Park," which includes the namesake film along with "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" and "Jurassic Park III," will be available Oct. 25 in a limited-edition Blu-ray set.
The three-movie set also features hours of bonus features, including an all-new, six-part documentary and digital copies of all three films that can be viewed on an array of electronic and portable devices anytime, anywhere. The trilogy also will be available in a DVD format.
"From the moment T-Rex first towered over worldwide movie audiences, the ‘Jurassic Park’ trilogy has electrified fans with its heart-pounding action and awe-inspiring technological innovations," said Universal Studios Home Entertainment president Craig Kornblau. "With this newly remastered and digitally restored edition, we continue the franchise’s legacy by delivering to home viewers spectacular picture and sound that keep the films as fresh and visceral now as they were when audiences first experienced them."
Do or Die Fitness introduces new fitness tools
LOS ANGELES — Do or Die Fitness has introduced a new line of fitness tools designed to help people with knee, wrist and neck problems modify workout moves.
New Wrist Wedges, Knee Donuts and Neck Circles are designed to provide support, stability and comfort for those that are unable to put weight on these sometimes sensitive areas.
Do or Die Fitness Wrist Wedges and Knee Donuts retail for $19.99 per pair, while the Neck Circle retails for $9.99.