Tuesday, November 01, 2011
U.S. Robot Cleaner Holiday Sales Race has started
While market leader iRobot continues expaning its home robot sales abroad, competitor Evolution Robotics rolls out its Mint™ Automatic Floor Cleaning product line by expanding its U.S. national retail distribution network. The robotic floor cleaners will now be available at nearly 6000 additional U.S. retail locations including Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy, Target and Walmart, and online at Amazon.com.
Amazon sells Mint for $178.54, claiming a list price of $249.99. But Mint offers the Mint 4200 at its webshop for $199.00. BB&B sells Mint also for $199.99.
BestBuy sells MintPlus 5200 for $329.99, claiming a list price of $429.99. But the Mint webshop price is already lowered to $299.99.
Mint cleaning needs Mint® Automatic Floor Cleaner Microfiber Sweeping & Mopping Cloths (3-Pack) sells for $ 16.70 at Amazon or $19.99 at Mint Webshop or BB&B.
Mint Automatic Floor Cleaner and Mint Plus automatically sweep and mop hard surface floors using popular cleaning cloths, such as Swiffer® brand Dry and Wet Cloths and other similar products. Mint Plus was released in fall 2011 and features several upgrades including the Pro-Clean System, faster recharge and a battery life of up to four hours. The Pro-Clean System mop includes a special Reservoir Cleaning Pad which dispenses liquid throughout the cleaning cycle, continually refreshing the Pro Clean microfiber cloth with fresh fluid. The fluid reserve keeps the cloth damp so Mint Plus can mop up to 350 square feet in a single cleaning cycle. Check out the promotion video below.