‘Disgusted’ Poundland shoppers rage as sex toys sold next to Quality Street tubs

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Poundland shoppers had been outraged to discover their native retailer promoting battery-powered sex toys in plain view in its aisles.

The low cost retailer had the units on cabinets above bins of Quality Street and Miniature Heroes as a part of its Valentines Day vary.

The battery-powered bargains – which had been priced at £8 – gave some guests to the store a shock.

They said it was outrageous the toys were in full view of young children.

Jayne Wainwright, 61, from Birches Head, told Stoke-on-Trent Live: “I don’t assume they need to have them. They should not applicable. People ought to go to a sex store if they need to purchase them.

Poundland is promoting sex toys on the identical shelf as sweets

“Young kids go in there. They may begin asking questions which oldsters are not looking for to reply at that time.”

Jane Stanaway, aged 67, and Sylvia Stanaway, aged 62, each of Chell Heath, additionally imagine it’s inappropriate for Poundland to promote sex toys.

Jane stated: “It just isn’t actually applicable for Poundland to be promoting this form of stuff. It just isn’t Ann Summers.”

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Shoppers had been outraged to discover sex toys in Poundland

Sylvia added: “They ought to maintain it to the sex outlets. Poundland is a household store.”

Margaret Jackson, aged 72, of Norton, added: “It is disgusting. My husband and I simply noticed them.

“It is greatest for that form of stuff to be stored to the sex outlets or on-line. They shouldn’t be on present.”

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Poundland is promoting the units on cabinets above bins of Quality Street and Miniature Heroes as a part of its Valentines Day vary

A spokesman for Poundland stated: “We’re a bit bemused there are any complaints – we’ve constantly sold a very talked-about vary of those varieties of things for nicely over a decade now.

“What’s extra they will also be present in different excessive avenue outlets and supermarkets.

“At Poundland, they’re at all times sold on larger cabinets and there’s an age restriction in place on the until.”

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