Infomercials, Television Commercials

Holy Meat-Flavored Tongue Scrubber! This Infomercial Is a YouTube Hit

YouTube is big on clips of puppies riding skateboards, but less bullish about video producers infusing outside advertising into their uploads. One product design company, however, has managed to skirt that guideline while turning their doggie videos into $750,000 worth of pre-orders for an unlikely product. Their creation is the Orapup, which looks like a …

As Seen On TV Products, Nutrisystem

Mom Who Lost Over 60 Pounds Shares Her Story on Marie Osmond’s New Talk Show

Nutrisystem Announces Weight Loss Success Story: Nutrisystem Announces Weight Loss Success Story: Mom Who Lost Over 60 Pounds While Overcoming Family Tragedy is Set to Share Her Story on Marie Osmond’s New Talk Show Nutrisystem, a leading provider of weight management products and services, reveals the latest real-life weight loss success story. Margo McGirr was …

Entrepreneurs

Wife of Tony Blair to launch women’s network of Entrepreneurs Today

Wife of former Prime Minister of Britain Cherie Blair will today at the British Council officially launch the Organization of Women’s Network for Entrepreneurs (OWNERS), which will be run with funds from The Cherie Blair Foundation. African Foundation for Development (AFFORD) Sierra Leone will be implementing the project aimed at coordinating the efforts of business …

Entrepreneurs

Six Star Entrepreneurs Selected as Finalists for Tallwave

Immediately following a celebration of its 20 inaugural “High Tide” startup competition semi-finalists, Tallwave (www.tallwave.com) formally announced the six entrepreneurs selected to advance as finalists. A standing-room-only event was hosted last evening at DIRTT Environmental Solutions, a creator of award-winning interiors with modular architectural…

As Seen On TV Products, Infomercials

As Seen On TV: The Big Business of Infomercials – Blogcritics

A look at the big business of television advertising. The term “as seen on TV” has become a very popular catch phrase for those products you see advertised on television. The “as seen on TV” market is a huge industry even in today’s rough economic times. The ads can typically run from 30 seconds to …

Fitness, Infomercials

Gaiam And Richard Simmons Launch His Brand New Infomercial – Project H.O.P.E.

Simmons’ first ever 90-day, at-home weight loss fitness program focuses on Health, Optimism, Passion, and Energy to transform the body. Gaiam, Inc., the leading distributor of lifestyle media, today announced the launch of Richard Simmons’ all new at-home fitness program, Project H.O.P.E. – Health, Optimism, Passion, and Energy.