Merchandising Update 2/1/2011 – Most Anticipated Spring Releases from Top Luggage Vendors!
With 2011 newly rung in, many of the top luggage companies have exciting Spring releases now available! Two of these vendors, Eagle Creek and Samsonite, have been hard at work offering several new products and improving existing products. Check out the new Eagle Creek bags and Samsonite luggage below!
Eagle Creek is reigniting their brand with a new logo and look after 35 years of superior manufacturing and successful expansion! Along with this new look, they continue to find ways to provide you with everything you need for a successful and stress-free (if possible) trip!
|1. The Exploration System traveler demands gear and luggage that will perform in the harshest of conditions. The newest additions to this collection are rugged and durable while lightweight and eco-friendly with the new recycled nylon and polyester material. The NEW Traverse Pro is a wheeled upright and checkpoint-friendly daypack all in one!|
|2. Deviate: This versatile collection of wheeled duffels and hiking packs is now available in Pacific Blue Stratus and Sunset Stratus. There are also new hiking packs in both men’s and women’s contour fit suspension options.|
|3. HC2 Hovercraft: The highly anticipated 20” Wide Body Upright is finally here! It has the same great features as the traditional 22” Upright Carry-on, but is allowed on most international flights as well. It is ideal for the traveler who wants to maximize packing space. (Don’t we all?)|
|4. No Matter What Duffels: These packable duffels are stored inside of a reusable pouch and fit neatly inside of your luggage for when you need a second bag with you. Say no to overweight baggage fees!|
|5. Pack-It System: These innovative organization solutions are now available in the new Spring Colors: Cypress Green, Bali and Elevation! The revolutionary Eagle Creek Pack-It System will help you pack more with fewer wrinkles than you ever thought possible!|
Samsonite continues to make its brand name known worldwide with enhancements and innovations year-round.
|1. Silhouette 12: First launched in 1958, Silhouette is one of the travel industry’s longest running legacies. The 12th introduction of this historic collection brings the future of mobility to today’s traveler. Bigger and bolder, every detail and feature was designed to withstand anything and everything you encounter on the road. With dirt and oil resistant fabric, security-friendly features, refined touch points, and a distinct chevron-shaped panel, you’ll enjoy a first-class experience every time.|
|2. eVolve: Samsonite takes an evolutionary leap forward with eVolve. This collection combines casual, contemporary styling with rugged durability, offering travelers an alternative to more traditional luggage design. Plus, these lightweight bags are constructed of recycled PET, making them as good for the environment as they are for your travels.|
|3. Each Samsonite Business Case is hand crafted to accommodate laptops, folders, files, and numerous other business tools you may need to carry with you during the work week.|
- Leverage: Elevate your standing in the business world with Leverage. These are the bags for sophisticated business travelers who appreciate exquisite design and demand ultimate protection.
- Classic: This collection follows in Samsonite’s 100 year tradition for providing bags that are durable and designed to meet the needs of the business professional.
- Leather: Make an impression without breaking the bank. Crafted from genuine leather, each bag combines exquisite detailing with practical functionality.
- Solar: Solar combines the strength of Samsonite with the power of the sun. Road warriors can literally recharge their batteries – of small electronic devices – by just exposing these bags to about four hours of direct sunlight.