Playboy props up its porn company through merchandising, placing the bunny logo on everything from baby bottles to underwear and car seat covers. Even the RSPCA once sold a Playboy branded dog bed. See below for more on Playboy's history of merchandising in Australia.
May 19, 2022
Are your hard-earned dollars propping up Playboy?
Jan 21, 2022
Pink-cladding: The strategic placement of women in senior executive roles, used to shield a corporate or organisation from critique for participating in practices which harm...
Oct 15, 2021
In 2019 we first exposed Playboy-owned sex store Honey Birdette sexing up breast cancer for profit, utilising the logo of breast cancer charity McGrath Foundation...
Oct 14, 2021
We expose Playboy profiteers In recent years Playboy has promoted itself as a good corporate citizen which ‘values equality’ and ‘advocates for civil rights’. These...
Oct 13, 2021
WIN! Playboy ANZ forced to remove false retailer listings from website following supporter action
May 05, 2021
Responds to backlash with PR spin, gaslights customers objecting to Playboy merch
May 03, 2021
Back in 2011, we exposed youth retailer City Beach for flogging porn products to teens. Ten years on, they are doing it again.
Mar 20, 2020
Sex shop brand's female face a front for male profiteers Sex shop retailer Honey Birdette spouts a great deal about female 'empowerment'. Despite the talk,...
Nov 18, 2016
It's that time of year again, already! As Christmas approaches, retailers are kicking it up a notch competing for your business, and Collective Shout releases...
Aug 31, 2016
Lingerie retailer Bras'N'Things has been forced to discontinue a Playboy video ad due to its overtly explicit content.