Well, well, well. Who could have guessed? First, it was toilet paper, hand sanitiser and canned foods, then people went on to strip bottle store shelves of alcohol, and now it seems the panic buying trend has hit the sex toy industry. Yes, sex toys. What an interesting world we live in, indeed.
According to recent sales data by Womanizer, an online sex toy retailer, sex toy sales have been surging since the COVID-19 pandemic swept the world. Even more surprising perhaps, is not the news of the sex toy panic buying, but the fact that the two countries that reported the highest increase in sales were Canada with a massive 135 per cent increase followed by Italy with 71 per cent.
Whether the reasons for this can be attributed to a way of dealing with the anxieties of Coronavirus, or merely bored people with more time on their hands, either way, we’re all about promoting sexual happiness.
So without further ado, here are 13 most popular sex toys people are buying right now: