By Lisa Johnston
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Thick foam padding and rugged nylon for the Case Logic CNC-15F full-size executive laptop case helps the product withstand more than just the daily bump and grind. The case has an ergonomically designed shoulder strap and reinforced carrying handle for exceptional comfort, strength and durability, said the company.
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If any one word describes what sells in the storage cases and bags category, it's "portability." Making a case with colors, extra space and a price that fits a budget adds much sizzle, but these products, first and foremost, gain consumer attention by the way they're designed to move around.
SANTA ANA, CALIF. — V7, the private-label house brand of distributor Ingram Micro, has furthered it presence in the accessories category by launching a new line of carrying cases and backpacks for notebook PCs.
Two top-loading carrying cases, the Associate (J16415) and the Professional (J16416), feature compartments that can be locked and are equipped with a notebook strongbox made of high-density foam padding.
M-Rock is adding two SLR digital-camera bags to its line of large-size bags that can accommodate cameras with attached lenses up to 6 inches long.
Called the Everglade and High Sierra, the bags feature U-shaped lens cradles that secure cameras with larger attached lenses, while keeping the camera weight off the lens. The bags offer triple protection, including rain flaps, zippers and buckle closures, as well as tough, water-resistant material and weather jacket.
Two diverse product lines make up the new Jeep collection of digital camera bags, A/V bags, laptop cases and CD cases from Technuity. These are said, like the Jeep vehicle, to encompass durability, reliability, ruggedness and style.
The Metropolis Collection of A/V bags includes product in two-tone black, blue or ochre made of 420 denier nylon with a double polyurethane coating for superior water resistance.
The newest addition to Mobile Edge's line of consumer electronics bags is aimed at the growing base of multiple-device owning users of smaller notebooks, tablet PCs and portable DVD players.
The mini messenger is a compact case made of ballistic nylon with two padded Nylex-lined main compartments. It has individual inside pockets for cables, an iPod or MP3 player, PDA, a water bottle and lunch or a book.