Liquid-Plumr launches Penetrex gel
OAKLAND, Calif. Liquid-Plumr has launched a specially formulated clog remover that eliminates the toughest clogs in seven minutes.
New Penetrex gel has two powerful liquids that activate on contact to help clear out fully clogged drains. The patented formula clings to clogs and pipe walls, ensuring maximum adhesion and penetration to power through hair, gunk, grease and soap scum. Safe for garbage disposals, septic systems and pipes, including PVC, plastic and copper, Penetrex gel can fix a variety of clogged drains in the home, saving the time and money to hire a professional, Liquid-Plumr said.
Liquid-Plumr’s Penetrex gel comes in a 17-oz. bottle for a suggested retail price of $3.92.
Dove scores with football party in NYC
NEW YORK Football and chocolate fans gathered in New York City’s Times Square on Monday, Sept. 13, to celebrate a new campaign from Dove chocolate.
The Dove chocolate football party not only marked the kickoff of football season, but also encouraged football fans to make Dove chocolate part of their game day ritual. The free event featured such games as swing bowling and the Dove Promises match game, as well as free samples of Dove chocolate and tailgate-style dishes for visitors. The Dove chocolate football party was officiated by Holly Robinson Peete, an actress, "The Celebrity Apprentice" finalist and wife of former pro-football quarterback Rodney Peete.
“I am thrilled to help fellow fans kick off the football season by kicking back with Dove chocolate," Peete said. “After all, guys have their victory dance; now we can have ours, with Dove chocolate in hand.”
In addition to the Times Square football party, the brand will be sampling Promises milk bhocolate peanut butter in New York, Chicago and Philadelphia through Sept. 26 and San Francisco and Boston through Oct. 3. Sampling teams dressed in brown Dove football jerseys will be sampling at various areas in the city reminding consumers to make Dove chocolate part of their game day ritual this season.
The brand is supporting this football initiative with print and online advertising as well as with continued PR support through the end of the year, Dove said.
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Mangia! Introducing Romano’s Macaroni Grill frozen entrees
MINNEAPOLIS Dining in is getting delicious with new Romano’s Macaroni Grill frozen entrees from General Mills.
Made with 100% natural ingredients, Romano’s Macaroni Grill frozen entrees are available in four restaurant-inspired varieties:
- Grilled chicken florentine pairs grilled chicken breast and spinach with tender farfalle pasta, all tossed in a creamy garlic and Parmesan cheese sauce;
- Basil parmesan unites basil, the classic Italian herb, with another Italian classic, parmesan cheese, to create a creamy sauce that is the perfect pair for grilled chicken breast, broccoli florets and tomatoes tossed with cavatappi pasta;
- Roasted garlic shrimp scampi starts with juicy sauteed shrimp, asparagus and red pepper strips, all in a bed of linguine and tossed in a roasted garlic, butter and white wine sauce; and
- Spicy Italian sausage pomodoro is combined with fire-roasted red peppers and onions, tossed with rigatoni pasta and served with a rich and spicy tomato sauce made with crushed tomatoes, olive oil, red wine and herbs.
Each 24-oz. package is a complete meal for two. Manufacturer’s suggest retail price is $7.99.