SOURCE: Targus


January 06, 2011 08:30 ET

Targus® Unveils New e-Reader Case Collections

The Company Adds High-Quality, Protective and Functional e-Reader Cases for the Kindle ™ 3, Sony Daily® Edition Reader ™ and the Nook™

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - January 6, 2011) - CES (LVCC Meeting Room #S115/S116 - South Hall) Targus® Inc., maker of the world's top-selling laptop computer cases and accessories, announced today the addition of three cases for popular e-Readers, including two designed specifically for the Kindle 3. Each case features high-end leather and chic styling for discerning consumers.

"With the increased popularity of e-Readers, users need a way to protect and easily carry their device," said Edelmo Garcia, global product manager of soft goods at Targus. "Targus is known for addressing the needs of mobile technology users. The new e-Reader cases not only address those needs from a functionality standpoint; they also offer sleek, stylish designs to fit anyone's taste and style."

Truss Case/Stand for Kindle™ 3 -- THZ031US/THZ03103US
A perfect combination of style and function, the dual Truss carrying case and hands-free viewing stand easily converts into multiple positions for handheld, in-case and standalone viewing. Features include a tough, top-grain leather exterior, a soft, scratch-resistant inner lining and a secure wrap-around closure to ensure the Kindle is safe from bumps and scratches. Available in both black (THZ031US) and brown (THZ03103US) at an MSRP of $39.99.

Zierra Leather Portfolio for Kindle™ 3 -- THZ032US/THZ03202US
Designed to mimic the look and feel of a high-quality billfold, the Zierra Leather Portfolio contains room not just for your Kindle but also for credit cards, business cards, notes, photos and a pen or stylus. Combining a professional look with durable, top-grain leather, the Zierra case provides excellent protection with a hearty dash of style. Available in black (THZ032US) and red (THZ03202US) at an MSRP of $49.99.

Leather Universal Sleeve for e-Reader -- THZ002US
Designed to carry the Kindle™ 2, Kindle 3, Sony Daily Edition or Nook, the Leather Universal Sleeve offers the look and feel of an executive portfolio with excellent protection for your favorite e-Reader. With a soft leather exterior, ultra soft interior and secure magnetic closure, users won't have to worry about accidentally damaging their device on the go. Available at an MSRP of $39.99.

These and other Targus accessories are available 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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