Changing Channels — eReader Book Light, Bite-Lite, Paper Shower and more
The bane of many a parent’s existence is a combination of kids, crayons and walls, but wall art doesn’t have to be a nuisance. WallPops are removable, peel-and-stick vinyl wall decorations, including floral and abstract designs and dry-erase kits.
Price: $15.99 to $31.99
Bite-Lite is launching mosquito-repelling candles that use essential oils to attack the mosquito’s sensors. The formula is inspired by such animals as monkeys that rub fruits and leaves on their fur to repel biting insects.
Price: $5.99 to $6.99
This fu’s for you
Providing calcium and vitamins D and K, Nasoya’s Sprouted Tofu Plus benefits from sprouted soybeans, which release higher levels of nutrients and soften the beans to make them more digestible.
24/7 dry cleaning
Designed to make users both clean and dry, Paper Shower comes in packets that contain one towelette for washing and one for drying.
Price: $7.50 to $12.70
Zelco Industries is providing light and eliminating glare with the eReader Book Light, which illuminates e-readers for up to 15 hours.
Price: $15 to $30
The summer 2011 Allergy Relief Ingredient Guide breaks down the indication, active ingredients, purpose and dosage of such OTC allergy-symptom relievers as Claritin, Allegra, Zyrtec, Benadryl, Hyland’s, Ocean, Similasan, Visine A.C. and Zaditor.
Jean Coutu Group adds photo boutique to app
LONGUEUIL, Quebec — The Jean Coutu Group has announced that it now is offering a photo boutique on its iPhone application, which enables users to have photos printed through a smartphone.
The new Jean Coutu Photo Boutique is designed for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad platforms. Users can take photos with their integrated picture camera, add photos from albums, modify the photos (re-center, zoom and add text or a date), select, share or print formats, share photos by email, post photos on Facebook or Twitter, or have photos printed and then picked up at the Jean Coutu pharmacy of their choice.
"We are very proud to add this new function to our Jean Coutu application. In cooperation with Tactio Software, we have created a state-of-the-art iPhone application that allows our customers to print their photos more easily. More and more people use a smartphone, so it had become important to position ourselves at the technological forefront and so remain a leader in our sector," stated Alain Lafortune, SVP purchasing and marketing at the Jean Coutu Group.