remote control vibrator now in Poundland.But what’s it like behind the scenes? Is designing and manufacturing sex toys an embarrassing job?
And would it be even more embarrassing if the sex toy firm was a family business?Shaun and Daniel Beech run Sexy Emporium, a leading UK online adult toy retailer based in Stoke-on-Trent.Dad Shaun started his licensed adult store over 20 years ago, and in 2015, Daniel returned home from the University of Manchester looking for a summer project and decided to bring the business into the 21st Century with a dedicated online presence.Luckily, they didn’t need to have any awkward conversations with their bank manager when it came to getting the business started, Daniel told the Daily Star as “the business was started with a £10,000 investment from family members”.Father and son decide which sex toys Sexy Emporium will sell as “both directors work as buyers.""We work with a handful of factories in China, who specifically make our products.
They will notify us if they have new designs and we will work together to pick what we think will sell well,” says Daniel.The company’s biggest seller at the moment, Daniel reveals, is the daunting-sounding Darth Impaler 12 Inch Dildo,” with nearly 3,000 units sold over the past year.Read more on dailystar.co.uk