New Tablet Holders, Mounts Stress Versatility



In response to the largest growth quarter for tablet sales yet, and the growing influx of tablets to the enterprise market, solutions for holding, mounting and moving tablets from space to space are becoming a go-to add-on sale for retailers.


’s has added the Flex mount to its RingO universal tablet mounting system. The wall mount is Vogel’s first with fully adjustable swivel and tilt functionality, and folds back discretely less than 1 inch from a wall.

The RingO system features a tablet holder that clips directly onto the tablet, which then snaps securely onto any of RingO mount. The Flex Mount joins the existing RingO wall mount and car mount.

Vogel’s said attaching the Flex Mount to the wall is as easy as placing one screw behind a wall plate. Attaching and detaching the tablet is accomplished by squeezing the side buttons together, releasing the holder.

RingO also protects the back of an iPad when used with Apple’s Smart cover.

Ruud Schaay, sales VP, commented: “In an instant, your [tablet] can mount on the living room wall as a weather station, in the bedroom as an entertainment system, or in the kitchen as a virtual cookbook. We are very excited to be able to keep adding great mounts to the ever growing family of the RingO.”



offers an all-in-one solution with its Spiderpodium Tablet, designed to secure all tablets and larger devices, such as d-SLR cameras, to almost any irregular surface.

The Spiderpodium Tablet features eight flexible legs that can wrap around almost any shaped device to support or secure it on almost any surface, such as on a desktop, the back of headrest, a vent on a dashboard, or a handle or shelf in a kitchen.

It folds flat for transport and storage and is made of SoftTouch rubber in white, black or graphite.

The Tablet retails for $34.99. A smaller version for smartphones and point-and-shoot cameras retails for $ 19.99 and comes in pink, green, blue, purple, black, white and graphite.

Mizco International’s

iEssentials line has added the 360 Stand for iPad 2, a 360-degree rotating display that allows the latest Apple tablet to be displayed at any angle for optimal viewing. The compact stand folds up for storage, and features a black rubberized finish, with an extra grip on the bottom for stability. It’s shipping now at a suggested retail of $20.


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