November 12, 2018

New & True: Calming Comfort

Description: A weighted blanket
Pitch: "Helps you relax so you can fall asleep and stay asleep naturally"
Offer: As low as 3 payments of $33
Bonus: None
Brand: Sharper Image
Marketer: Allstar
Producer: Hutton-Miller
DRMetrix Rank: No. 9*
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Rollouts like these are more evidence that DRTV is evolving. Looking back at my Divine Seven (D7) checklist from 2007, this one defies at least two of those classic criteria. It's not mass market (at least not in the 'one per household' sense), and it's priced five times higher than what used to be considered an impulse price.

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