Articles about New Products

With grisly Titus,’ Shakespeare wrote the book on horror

By J. Wynn Rousuck and J. Wynn Rousuck,Sun theater critic April 16, 2007

Murder, rape, dismemberment and cannibalism. Titus Andronicus continues through May 20 at the Shakespeare Theatre Company, 450 Seventh St. $19 $76.25. The w orld of housewares gizmos and gadgets clearly has been stamped by design considerations. Shape and color have been obvious ones since the day we discovered we could toast our bread with something other than a square metallic box. as it tries to regain its lost momentum. But coming ou t with new chart topping mobile phones and getting premium numbers like the Razr once did will be a lot tougher, analysts say. Motorola executives laid out plans to cope with a shortfall in profits in a meeting yesterday with Wall Street analysts in New York. It is constantly introducing products, benefiting lately from new Fruity Cheerios and Caribou Coffee granola bars. Eighty new products will be launched in i ts current fiscal year, among them low sugar Disney branded cereals and Nature Valley cereals.

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