Henkel looks to shake up laundry category
NEW YORK — A new fabric softener from Henkel is sure to revolutionize the laundry category.
Henkel has rolled out its Purex Complete crystals softener, which can be directly added to laundry at the beginning of every wash cycle. Unlike traditional oil-based softeners, this innovative product infuses fibers with long-lasting fragrance. The softener also is 100% safe to use on baby clothes and children’s sleepwear.
Purex Complete crystals softener is available in three fragrances: Fresh Spring Waters, Lavender Blossom and Tropical Splash, is priced from $3.99 to $5.99 and is available at food and drug stores.
Testing blood glucose gets tech-savvy
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Bayer Diabetes’ Contour USB, pictured here at CVS, may be ideal for those tech-savvy boomers just learning they have diabetes.
The monitor takes a blood-glucose reading at one end and can be inserted into the USB port of either a home computer or the laptop in the doctor’s office.
No monkey business in ‘boo-boo’ game
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Mom won’t need to monkey around looking for a bandage for her child’s “boo-boo” with this Medibuddy First Aid Kit To Go in her purse.
The kit retails for a suggested $12.95. This one is on a pegboard at Babies "R" Us as part of the baby healthcare aisle.