Bounty, Puffs partner with TeacherLists.com
CINCINNATI — Bounty paper towels and Puffs facial tissues have teamed up with TeacherLists.com to help parents with the "back-to-school shopping scramble."
TeacherLists.com, provided by School Family Media, is an interactive website where families and teachers can connect on classroom supplies throughout the year. Bounty and Puffs have partnered with the website to provide a more seamless way for parents to stay up to date on teacher needs. Additionally, Bounty and Puffs also will be showing support for educators and school volunteers throughout the school year via their respective Facebook and Twitter pages. What’s more, for a limited time, Puffs has specially designed boxes in classroom creature designs for a fun way to celebrate the back-to-school season.
"Just as Bounty and Puffs have been trusted brands in the home for years, these teacher-trusted brands help provide a clean learning environment and a touch of home for kids in classrooms all across the country," P&G brand manager Dave Lee said. "We’re proud to sponsor TeacherLists.com and are dedicated to helping the nation’s classrooms remain environments where creativity and imagination can thrive."
U.S. women’s gymnastics team to be featured on limited-edition Corn Flakes boxes
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Kellogg’s is honoring the U.S. women’s gymnastics team by debuting limited-edition boxes of Corn Flakes this fall.
The box will feature team members Gabby Douglas, McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman, Kyla Ross and Jordyn Wieber, who collectively won the gold medal in the women’s team competition at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Kellogg’s, an official sponsor of the United States Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics, said the limited-edition boxes will hit retail shelves this fall.
Kellogg’s announced last week that a limited-edition box featuring team member Gabby Douglas also will be rolled out this fall.
Innovative Product Concepts to introduce Medicine Safe
HILLSBOROUGH, N.J. — Innovative Product Concepts is introducing a new product that’s designed to keep prescriptions and over-the-counter medications organized and secure.
The company said Medicine Safe is constructed with a high integrity ABS/glass filled nylon composite material with a steel liner sandwiched in between and can accommodate prescription bottles that are up to 4 in. tall. Medicine Safe also keeps medicine secure with its patent pending locking mechanism that deploys two steel "double throw" locking bolts. The Medicine Safe can rest inside a standard medicine cabinet or can be securely mounted by using any combination of six prepositioned mounting points, the company said.
Carrying a suggested retail price of $69.95, Medicine Safe will be sold online at Target.com and Sharper Image.