SOURCE: Targus


June 22, 2011 08:30 ET

Targus® Debuts New Cases for Laptops

New Backpacks, a Messenger and Slipcase Arrive in Time for Summer Travel and Back-To-School

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Jun 22, 2011) - CEA Line Shows --Targus® Inc., maker of the world's top-selling laptop computer cases and accessories, today announced a collection of new cases to keep your laptop safe and secure on-the-go. From a backpack to a slipcase and a messenger, each is equipped with premium materials and features a smart, functional design.

"Whether you're shopping for summer travel or back-to-school, Targus' new cases offer the design, style and amenities that are suitable for everyone," said Kevin Nicusanti, vice president of soft goods at Targus. "Each case offers premium protection and a comfortable fit to get your laptop and accessories from one location to the next safely and securely."

Terra 16" Laptop Backpack - TSB226US
The Terra backpack features a padded laptop compartment for extra protection, plus a stowaway retractable rain cover for weather resistance. Numerous accessory pockets provide additional storage including a dedicated MP3/cell phone compartment with headphone port for listening to music while traveling. The Terra's ergonomic, heavily padded back panel and padded shoulder straps make for comfortable carrying. Its deluxe workstation with pen loops and business card holders plus two side water bottle pockets makes the Terra backpack the perfect travel companion. The Terra will be available in black with red accents for an MSRP of $49.99.

Parallel 16" Slipcase Attaché - TSS28001US
The Parallel slipcase offers 360 degree laptop protection and features a durable exterior constructed of water-and-wear-resistant fabric. The zippered back slip pocket provides a convenient location to store files. To help stay organized, the large interior workstation provides storage for pens, business cards and includes space for larger accessory items. A fully reinforced carry handle provides a comfortable grip while the padded shoulder strap makes toting effortless. The Parallel Slipcase Attaché is available in black with gray for an MSRP of $49.99. The Parallel is also available in a 16" Messenger (TSM15601US) at an MSRP of $69.99.

The new cases will be available in June and can be purchased, along with other Targus accessories, at as well as through leading retailers, VARs, e-tailers, and direct marketers.

About Targus
Targus created the mobile accessory category with its invention of the laptop case over 25 years ago. The company continues to advance the mobile accessories category with innovative and relevant solutions for today's mobile lifestyle. Targus products enhance productivity, connectivity, and security, liberating users to work in any and all environments with the utmost convenience and comfort. Founded in 1983, Targus' headquarters are located in Anaheim, Calif., with offices worldwide and distribution agreements in more than 100 countries. For more information on Targus visit

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