Lovehoney has announced it is credited in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie as official supplier of products seen in the Red Room.
Attending the UK premiere of the movie as guests of Universal Pictures and author E L James, Lovehoney co-founders Neal Slateford and Richard Longhurst said: "We would like to thank Universal Pictures for crediting Lovehoney as official suppliers to the Red Room and look forward to the next two films in the Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy."
Lovehoney's Product Director Bonny Hall and Logistics Manager Joy Hall were also invited to the movie's premiere at Leicester Square in the heart of London's glittering West End. More than 3,000 fans screamed as the Lovehoney team and the film's stars Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson, director Sam Taylor-Johnson and author E L James walked down the grey carpet.
Exiting the screening, Slateford enthused: "It's a hugely enjoyable film and the sex scenes are sizzling. I can say without question that this movie is going to be very good for everyone in the adult business."
Leading pleasure products manufacturer and retailer Lovehoney is set to unveil the latest in its line of official Fifty Shades of Grey merchandise at the upcoming ANME convention in Los Angeles.
The Official Fifty Shades of Grey Red Room Collection includes 10 limited edition pieces inspired by the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey movie, released 13th February.
The luxurious range comprises of a blindfold, paddle, cane, crop, flogger, wrist cuffs, ankle cuffs, spreader bar, mouth gag and hog tie, handcrafted from top quality leather and retailing between £40 and £100. All the items come with luxury branded dust bags and leather tags. The bespoke pieces will available from distributors from February 2015.
“We designed the Red Room range with author E L James to give people the chance to enjoy the luxurious leather bondage equipment that Christian Grey has in the Red Room,” says Richard Longhurst, co-founder of Lovehoney. “It's the real deal for anyone who wants to recreate the scenes that they're going to see in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie. It’s a collection truly fit for a billionaire.”
The UK's largest online sex toy retailer, Lovehoney, has been nominated for 11 awards for the upcoming XBIZ Awards 2015.
The XBIZ Awards are sponsored by leading adult trade magazine, XBIZ, and celebrate business excellence in the adult industry from around the world.
Lovehoney's exclusive Fifty Shade of Grey Pleasure Collection has been the main focus of the nominations which highlight the quality and unique appeal of the hugely popular range.
The Official Pleasure Collection has helped retailers around the world to capitalise on the boost that the adult industry has received from the successful book series.
With the run up to the globally anticipated Fifty Shades of Grey film well underway, Lovehoney co-founder Richard Longhurst says that demand for the products is growing day by day: "We are delighted to have exclusive rights to the The Official Pleasure Collection and have seen a surge in popularity for the items."
Lovehoney is expanding again after acquiring new office space in Bath as it gears up for a bumper 2015.
The online sex toy retailer has boosted its floor space by a fifth and has moved some staff into a new building across the road from its current headquarters.
It has hired 40 new staff since October - taking its workforce to 162, up from 61 just two years ago.
The expansion comes as Lovehoney prepares for its busiest-ever Christmas and Valentine's Day - with demand fuelled by the release of the new Fifty Shades of Grey film in February next year. Lovehoney has the worldwide exclusive rights to all official Fifty Shades of Grey sex toys.
Lovehoney co-owner Neal Slateford said: "Bath is a brilliant place to do business. It has a fantastic talent pool, a strong digital scene and is a beautiful city to live and work in. We couldn't be more pleased to be expanding our business here and creating new jobs."