‘Glee’ comes to Blu-ray, DVD this fall
HOLLYWOOD Gleeks worldwide can get their hands on the first season of a groundbreaking musical comedy.
The complete first season of “Glee,” the Golden Globe-winning series, arrives on Blu-ray and DVD from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment on Sept. 14. The first season features all 22 one-hour episodes
Glee follows an optimistic teacher who – against all odds and a malicious cheerleading coach – inspires McKinley High’s Glee Club to conquer the world one singing competition at a time. The Blu-ray and DVD are fully loaded with exclusive bonus materials and extended episodes, a sing-along karaoke, a behind-the-scenes look at “The Power of Madonna” episode, Glee makeovers, never-before-seen “Sue’s Corners” and a dance tutorial titled “Staying in Step with Glee.”
Glee: The Complete First Season will be available in a four-disc Blu-ray and seven-disc DVD set for the suggested retail price of $69.99 U.S/$89.99 Canada and $59.98 U.S./$69.98 Canada, respectively. Prebook is August 18.
Huggies launches jeans diapers
DALLAS Kimberly-Clark has introduced a limited-edition denim-inspired diaper for its Huggies brand.
Huggies Little Movers jeans diapers are available nationwide from June to July. The jeans diapers were first launched in Israel in 2007 and expresses personal style, Kimberly-Clark said,
The release of the diapers will include a comprehensive integrated marketing program, including fashion shows, celebrity partnerships, social media, public relations, digital and e-commerce partnerships, TV, mall and Internet advertising, as well as highly visible and unique in-store displays and cross promotions.
“Jeans have always been a Mommy fashion must-have, but now it’s time for their little ones to steal the style,” said Stuart Schneider, senior brand director of Huggies. “The design helps babies stay trendy while keeping dry with the same revolutionary design and proven leakage protection that moms have come to know and trust from the Huggies brand.”
Huggies jeans diapers are available in three sizes, from size 3 (16-28 lbs) through size 5 (over 27 lbs) for a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $9.59 for a jumbo pack and $19.99 for a big pack (diaper count varies based on diaper size).
Shoppers Drug Mart, Sony enter merchandising agreement
TORONTO Shoppers Drug Mart has inked a deal with Sony to revitalize the Canada-based drug store chain’s service centers.
The agreement with Sony will result in the introduction of approximately 50 Sony products to the cmpany’s offering of consumer electronics, games and accessories in approximately 700 Shoppers Drug Mart and Pharmaprix stores across the country. New products include Sony’s popular video game systems such as the PlayStation3 and PlayStation Portable, as well as an assortment of PlayStation games, accessories and peripherals.
The rollout will begin this fall.
“This agreement with Sony, coupled with the recent announcement of our distribution arrangement with Rogers, brings together leading brands and serves to further strengthen our value proposition and optimize the service center in our stores,” said Jurgen Schreiber, president and CEO of Shoppers Drug Mart. “Our customers have responded very favorably to our current assortment of consumer electronics and entertainment products. Enhancing our product assortment with popular Sony items will provide our customers with even greater choice and convenience in this growing category.”