Telebrands Stops Marketing Amish Secret Furniture Polish After S.C. Johnson Challenges Ad Claims

Telebrands Stops Marketing Amish Secret Furniture Polish After S.C. Johnson Challenges Ad Claims

You may remember Telebrands, the company that sells innovative products through a very distinctive style of advertising. You probably remember them very well, because we had a story just this morning about their settling a New Jersey lawsuit alleging violations of that state’s Consumer Fraud Act. The company also came to an agreement with competitor S.C. Johnson and Son, agreeing to pull ads for its Amish Secret Furniture Cleaner and stop making claims that standard furniture polish is bad for wood. [More]

Windex Now Has Refill Pouches You Mix Yourself

Windex Now Has Refill Pouches You Mix Yourself

Windex today launched Windex Minis, which let you refill your bottle of Windex by pouring in a pouch of Windex liquid, adding water, and stirring. They’re cheaper and there’s less waste. The bigger question is whether Americans will even go for a refillable at all. [More]

How Fantastik's Packaging Has Changed From 1967 To
Today

How Fantastik's Packaging Has Changed From 1967 To Today

Flickr user RhymePile submitted to the Consumerist Flickr pool this fantastic photo of bottles of Fantastik brand all-purpose cleaner from 1967 and today, side-by-side. [More]

Yay For Scrubbing Bubbles!

Yay For Scrubbing Bubbles!

The Scrubbing Bubbles Automatic Shower Cleaner is supposed to be your special shower friend. You hang it in the shower, press a button and it spreads cleansing fluids all around, getting rid of and keeping away mildew and grime.