Tide's Fully Loaded Web Site

A sales pitch is nearly sidelined by an unsightly stain. Luckily "America's favorite detergent" and its helpful Web site came to the rescue

I couldn't have given a better sales pitch during my first-ever business convention. I was on a roll; nothing could stop me.

Well, nothing except for a glass of tomato juice falling onto my favorite shirt. The stain was ghastly, and apart from putting a big damper on my flair, I began worrying about cleaning my shirt. Logging on to Tide.com, I was delighted to find a solution.

Tide, often promoted as "America's favorite laundry detergent," regularly introduces new products and technologies to beat the laundry blues. Seeking to extend its reach in the virtual domain, Tide.com was launched in July 2000 as a comprehensive resource for all fabric and laundry care queries.

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.