Empowered Products Presents PINK(R) and Gun Oil(R) Lubricants on National Chain-Store Stage

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Empowered Products, Inc. (EMPO), at the forefront of the expanding sexual wellness sector through its award-winning PINK® and Gun Oil® brands, announces its successful completion of this year's National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) convention, which was held on August 23rd through 26th in Boston, Massachusetts. This annual venue provides direct interaction between Empowered Products and its major national chain accounts. Thus far in 2014, Empowered Products has benefited from increased profitability of its active sales relationships with its major U.S. retailers and anticipates a continuance of increased shelf-space from its current chain presence:

  • CVS: 6,300 U.S. retail locations
  • Wal-Mart: 600 U.S. retail locations
  • Walgreens: 7,000+ U.S. retail locations
  • Rite Aid: 4,548 U.S. retail locations for PINK® Silicone / 3,705 U.S. retail locations for PINK® Water
  • Kroger: 1,400 U.S. retail locations
  • Target: Online retail sales at Target.com

Scott Fraser, president and CEO of Empowered Products, commented, "Our annual presence at NACDS continues to promote access to the national retail mainstream sector for our PINK® and Gun Oil® brands of proprietary lubricants. This access is proving to be a key contributor to our company's increased sales and net revenues thus far in 2014. We are currently implementing that same successful strategy toward gaining comparable access to the national chain retail space throughout the European Union."

All EMPO shareholders are encouraged to review the company's 10-Q filing for the second quarter 2014 at the following link: http://www.empoweredproducts.com/investorssec.php

About Empowered Products, Inc.

Empowered Products, in just its first 10 years of operation, has quickly forged a leading presence in the global wellness industry with the development, manufacture, and distribution of currently 17 high quality, elegantly packaged wellness products under the PINK® and Gun Oil® brands. Headquartered in Nevada, USA, the Company's empowering products are currently available at over 21,000 retail locations in more than 30 countries spanning four continents. Investors are encouraged to visit the Company's website at www.EmpoweredProducts.com and to call the EMPO Shareholder Request Line: 877-305-1160. The Company's media-contact line is 877-305-1161.

Forward-Looking Statements

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CONTACT: Mark Olson, +1-702-216-1321, mark@empoweredproducts.comSource:Empowered Products, Inc.