Aug. 2, 2010
-- SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (August 2, 2010) – Ecogear, makers of PVC-free, toxin-free bags, backpacks and outdoor gear, is set to participate in the Outdoor Retailer (OR) Summer Market in Salt Lake City, debuting sleek, durable travel essentials as well as new products for pets and kids. This year will mark Ecogear’s second year participating in the OR, the country’s preeminent outdoor products showcase.
Making their first appearance at the summer market are the Black Rhino 2 and Tiger 2 laptop cases. TSA-friendly bags that combine the rugged functionality of outdoor gear with a businesslike look, these accessories are the perfect option for those who like to move between the office and the outdoors with ease. Ecogear will also show their just-released Pets Series, a line made of RPET (a fabric made of recycled plastic bottles) and consisting of life jackets, travel packs, raincoats and travel carriers for man’s best friend. Other new products include insulated lunch totes in fun colors and animal shapes, just in time for back to school.
“We are extremely proud of our new products and are thrilled to introduce them at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market,” said Ecogear owner Jimmy Chen. “With our new products, we have been able to continue to stay true to our mission of saving the world one bag a time, while branching out into different types of gear, including laptop bags, pet products and even more options for children. Suitable for everything from a family camping trip, to everyday general use, we believe these quality eco-friendly items will be a big hit at this year's show. ”
In addition to those items premiering at the show, Ecogear will also be displaying other exciting and innovative eco-friendly products including the earth-friendly Yosemite sleeping bag line. Ecogear will be located at booth #BR414 and representatives will be on hand to answer any questions. The Outdoor Retailer Summer Market runs August 3-6 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. For more information on the show please visit www.outdoorretailer.com. For more information on Ecogear or any of their products please visit, www.ecogear-
Ecogear was founded in 2006 by Jimmy Chen. Inspired by a family vacation and quality time with his children, Jimmy decided he wanted to work towards a cleaner world. Since then, Ecogear has worked to produce high-quality, stylish, eco-friendly bags for people everywhere, as the hope for a healthier environment affects us all. For more information on Ecogear please visit www.ecogear-