“Whether your friend or family member is a frequent business traveler or they are planning for an upcoming vacation, the “2011 Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers” offers a wide variety of luggage, briefcases and travel accessories that make great gifts for the holidays.” said Scott Applebee, Vice President of Marketing for the Travelpro, Atlantic Luggage, and Austin House brands.
For the frequent business traveler, the Executive Pro™ Checkpoint Friendly Computer Brief combines sophistication and functionality for the perfect holiday gift. The new Checkpoint Friendly Computer Briefs take away the hassle of having to reach for the laptop and put it in a separate bin from all other belongings, and then, having to put it back in the brief at the end of the checkpoint. With this expansive 9-piece collection of briefcases, whether rolling or non-rolling, a backpack and a combination Rollaboard® Luggage/Brief to choose from, business travelers can expect lightweight, stylish, durable and Checkpoint Friendly briefs that simplify airline travel, especially when going through airport security. Travelpro backs the Executive Pro collection with a lifetime warranty that covers defects in materials and workmanship for the lifetime of the product. The collection is available in black.
Another ideal holiday gift is the Platinum® 7 22” Carry-on Rolling Garment Bag, designed for the frequent traveler that wants to experience the next level in luxury travel. This model includes a deluxe wardrobe system featuring a patented padded foam bar to help reduce wrinkles during travel. Its spacious main compartment also includes mesh pockets to store clothing, cables, socks, toiletries and any other essentials. The Platinum 7 Collection has set a new standard for luxury design with distinction and functional superiority. The Collection includes a leather monogram patch for the engraving of initials as well as black nickel accents throughout the bag. It also includes the “Travelpro®
The Holiday Travel Guide also provides a number of fashionable and useful gifts from the Atlantic Luggage brand. The new lightweight Atlantic Compass® 2 21”Expandable Spinner is an ideal carry-on model that helps make travelling easier. Carry handles on three sides make it easy to lift into and out of cars and airplane overhead bins. The Compass 2 four-wheel Spinner can roll effortlessly in multiple directions or move easily through busy airports like a two-wheel Upright. Compass 2 is available in black and cranberry fabric colors with stylish satin accents. The collection carries a Ten-year Warranty against defects in materials and workmanship.
Another great collection is the Atlantic Ultra® Lite Collection. Surprise your loved one with the Atlantic Ultra Lite 28” Wheeled Duffel, which features an easy-access large front pocket and an innovative deep-cut bottom front pocket, perfect for storing shoes and any last-minute items. Ideal for family travel, this lightweight collection is made with a stain and water-resistant fabric and allows you to pack more and pay less.
Austin House, a leading brand of travel accessories, features a variety of practical and cost effective items that are ideal for loved ones who are always on-the-go. The “2011 Holiday Travel Gift Guide for Travelers” includes the Austin House Digital Scale, which will let you weigh up to 100 Ibs and includes a tape measure and temperature indicator. The Austin House Travel Neck Pillow will offer head support to travel comfortably on plane, train and car trips for a more relaxed rest. Lastly, the Austin House Auto Emergency Kit is 6 Tools in 1 with a super bright, white LED flashlight, a red LED warning flasher, a razor-sharp blade to cut off a seat belt, a pointed metal hammer for breaking windows, an emergency air bag spear, a high pitch whistle and a separate magnetic base to hold the tool to the vehicle’s roof or trunk for better visibility.
About Austin House™
Austin House™ started in 1974 to make travel as safe, comfortable and hassle-free as possible. Today, the strength of Austin House is its vast selection of travel essentials and clever ideas, including safety locks, travel clocks, luggage straps, luggage tags, passport and document holders, personal security, comfort and care items, leather goods, adapters and converters and electronics accessories. A one-stop shop for travel accessories, Austin House is the essential resource for the serious traveler.
Please visit Austin House at www.austinhouse.com for a full list of the latest products and retail locations.
About Atlantic® Brand Luggage
Since 1919, the Atlantic® brand has been synonymous with affordable, value-added and lightweight luggage. As a market leader in the lightweight luggage segment, including neatly designed uprights and spinners to trendy and smart garment bags and totes, all Atlantic branded luggage is of superior quality and durability. Whether for business or pleasure, travel is easier with Atlantic luggage, now part of the Travelpro family of brands.
Please visit Atlantic Luggage at www.atlanticluggage.com for a full list of the latest products and retail locations.
For over two decades, Travelpro International has prided itself on design innovation and durability in crafting the highest quality luggage for travellers worldwide. Since transforming the ease of modern day travel with The Original Rollaboard® wheeled luggage, Travelpro® has been the brand of choice for flight crews and frequent travelers worldwide. Travelpro is dedicated to building a lifelong relationship with its customers by consistently understanding and exceeding their needs. The company offers a variety of innovative, high-quality luggage collections and computer briefs; each aimed at a specific user lifestyle and rigorously tested. Travelpro was the winner of the 2009 and 2010 Leading Edge Award from Executive Travel Magazine for “The Best Carry-on Case.”
Please visit Travelpro at www.travelpro.com for a full list of the latest products and retail locations.
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