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Doc Johnson has announced the creation of a "Doc Destination" store within a store inside of Fairvilla Megastore in Orlando. Full Report »
Next Door Entertainment's Buddy Profits was named Gay Web Company of the Year for the third time since 2010 at the 2015 XBIZ Awards earlier this month. Full Report »
The Pleasure Chest's Upper East Side flagship location will be hosting a series of free BDSM- and couple-focused workshops to celebrate Valentine's Day and prepare audiences for the cinematic release of "Fifty Shades of Grey." Full Report »
Buddy Profits this month launched the membership site IconMale.com, created as a partnership between Buddy Profits and Mile High Media. Full Report »
General Media Communications, Inc., publisher of Penthouse Magazine celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015, on Tuesday announced the grand opening of The Penthouse Club Perth, the first location of the brand in Australia. Full Report »
Dakota Skye, a 2015 XBIZ nominee for Best New Starlet, announced Tuesday she is now a free agent and will be cutting back on shooting this year to focus on school. Full Report »
Vivid Entertainment received some product placement in "The Interview," the Sony Pictures screenplay that portrays a fictional assassination of the reclusive North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un. Full Report »

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Feb 19th - Feb 19th / London, UK
The latest installment of the XBIZ.net London Gathering series is set for Thursday, Feb. 19, at The Snug Bar at Grand Union Bar Paddington W2 1JX. Attendees can network, mix and mingle over drinks at the event, which will enable adult industry executives from the U.K. and continental Europe to make new contacts and explore new business opportunities.
Feb 20th - Feb 23rd / Quebec City, Canada
QWEBEC Snow Gathering is a tradeshow and technical conferences serving existing and prospective online adult entertainment professionals across North America. Held in Quebec City, Canada, this B2B event acts as an international crossroads for U.S., Canadian and European members of the industry and provides adult website owners, operators and webmasters with the information and resources they need to build, maintain, promote, market and grow a successful Internet business. The latest industry technologies, trends, products and services are marketed and displayed.
 
Feb 25th - Feb 28th / World Wide Web
The fourth annual Adult Entertainment Virtual Convention (AEVC) is back Feb. 25-28. As an industry insider you can attend for free or sponsor this huge adult convention held 100 percent in a Virtual World. Network, party and check out RedLightCenter on Industry Only Days, Feb. 25 and 26. Also, discover the Virtual Adult Awards Show, where some of the industry’s biggest names will attend and be rewarded. Register at www.adultvirtualconvention.com for free using promo code: XBIZ15.
Feb 27th - Mar 1st / Los Angeles, California
Since 2001, the world-famous Adultcon has been America's sexy adult entertainment fan-fair and lifestyle expo filled with naughty and provocative entertainment. Adultcon offers the ultimate erotic experience, dedicated to connecting fans with over 69 of their favorite adult entertainers and is the perfect place to exhibit for branding and sales.
 
Mar 7th - Mar 11th / Barcelona-Sitges, Spain
The European Summit plans to bring together high level participants from the online adult entertainment industry. Representing 30+ countries and an expected 275 companies will once again set out to further maximize their traffic and expand their intra-European "online" reach. Focused on quality online traffic, the summit management team attracts peripheral markets that share common goals and interests that will assist you in improving your bottom line.
 
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