Proof that Sex Sells – Vermont Country Store Catalogue

Following on from my Habba Syndrome post yesterday which saw a little more traffic come to this site simply because of what I would have thought was a relatively rare medical complaint, I thought I’d try another experiment today.

As I sit here now one of the Top 10 searches on google is for “Vermont Country Stores“. Being all the way over here in Australia I have to say that I have never previously heard of them before either. But they have a long tradition of mail order business stretching back 64 years.
AP has reported that the catalogue has made a recent addition by offering sex aids for sale.
AP says that “Lyman Orton, whose father started the 12-page mailer in 1945 that has turned into a $100 million a year business, says some of the irate letters “makes me a little ill, really,”

Orton, 67, says no one asked him to include the new items, he just thought it might help older folks keep sexually active.

But don’t try looking for “Sex Aids” in the online version. To find the right page you need to search for “Intimate Solutions“.

According to Cabot Orton a member of the family run business, the items are big sellers.

Image is from here.


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