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Aug 19, 2014

Inside the Weird World of Disposable Razors

Johnny Davis takes a look at the wild, wonderful world of the thirty-four billion dollar disposable razor market. The subtitle, I thinks, says it all:   "Atomic microscopes, lawsuits, secret-research facilities, hipsters, pubic hair, more lawsuits, a frankly ridiculous number of blades, YouTube spoofs and even rocket scientists."

It's a long form piece, but a worthwhile read; and it sorta, a little, kinda helps you understand why your Mach 3 turbo blades cost so much,  how companies like Dollar Shave Club can enter the game, and the dawn of the new all-body disposable razor...which, as you can guess, isn't for your face.

Inside the Weird World of Disposable Razors [Esquire.co.uk]

 

 

 

 

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