Gillette, after several years of taking a beating (and losing market share) from the likes of Harry's and Dollar Shave Club, is fighting back. Their new Gillette3 and Gillette5 cartridges are compatible with existing razor handles and are very aggressively priced.... … [Read more...] about Goliath Finally Gets Back Up, And He’s Pissed – Gillette’s New Low Cost Razor Cartridges
It was in October of 2016 that I posted an updated review on the new blade that Harry’s had introduced. In my original article from February of last year, the only criticism that I had for their design was that their razor head lacked a trimmer blade. I need those to get under my … [Read more...] about Harry’s At Target: Is new always better?
One thing I’ve learned while wet shaving is what I like in a razor. I’ve done a few reviews of cart razors this year and one feature I noticed that I really liked was the trimming blade on the back of the razor. Since I’ve been wet shaving for about 5 years, I haven’t needed this … [Read more...] about Harry’s New Blades
July, 2016 was an interesting month for the shaving industry, both for the mainstream companies and the traditional wet shaving niche. Let's recap some of the highlights. … [Read more...] about The Last Month In Wet Shaving – July 2016
[Post updated February, 2017 with information about Harry's new razor cartridge and availability at Target department stores in the US.] As I wrote about recently, Dollar Shave Club’s allure is an “in your face” marketing theme. In the first 20 seconds of their commercial, the … [Read more...] about What You Should Know About Harry’s Razors