Gillette is at it again...

Discussion in 'Cartridge Razors' started by stingraysrock, Nov 8, 2018.

  1. stingraysrock

    stingraysrock PIF'd away his custom title

  2. Slipperyjoe

    Slipperyjoe Rusty Metal Tetanus

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  3. Dansco

    Dansco Well-Known Member

    I enjoyed reading that one. Nice find
     
  4. Preacher

    Preacher Well-Known Member

    The marketing is creative, to say the least. But it doesn't matter what Gillette comes up with, I would never go back to a cartridge.
     
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  5. Dansco

    Dansco Well-Known Member

    I have to admit it takes balls, but I guess they had to head in a different direction. You can't just keep adding blades, especially when there are more and more articles on mens mag/websites suggesting heading back in time to single blades could make your shaves more comfortable.
     
  6. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    I read it. Now what? ;)
     
  7. John Ruschmeyer

    John Ruschmeyer Well-Known Member

    I'm guessing that this throws out the classic image of the Trac II where the first blade stretches out the whisker and the second one slices it off before it snaps back.
     
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  8. BaylorGator

    BaylorGator Well-Known Member

    Ummm.. Just wow! Apparently a sucker is still born every minute.
     
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  9. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    It would be funny if the marketing didn't actually work, but it will. It always does.

    If a man can't get BBS with a Trac II, he doesn't know how or simply doesn't want to.
     
  10. Herm2502

    Herm2502 off to elf practice

    If they keep going they might invent a single blade razor. Oh wait...nevermind.

    Herm
     
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  11. Hairy Alaskan

    Hairy Alaskan eww da toilet

    So 2 blades are better than 1 but 3-5 blades are worse than 2?
    Looking forward to the commercials explaining this.


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  12. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    heres the new boss,, just like the old boss....
     
  13. preidy

    preidy Just call me Dino

  14. Sabre

    Sabre Well-Known Member

    Nope, it's still in their marketing


     
  15. Sabre

    Sabre Well-Known Member

    :signs062:
     
  16. Orville

    Orville Member

    Why not just sell them with 1 - 12 blades. Charge for 12 blades but offer to remove however many you like for no extra charge ?? :happy102::shaver
     
  17. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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  18. preidy

    preidy Just call me Dino

  19. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    "Pfft. Newer and shinier is ALWAYS better, everybody knows that."

    -- far, far too many people today, eagerly awaiting the Gillette MetroBlade with lubricating glitter strip
     
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  20. richgem

    richgem suffering from chronic clicker hand cramps

    Beta testers seem.... hmmm... what's the word...

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