September 04, 2013 08:00 ET

V7 Introduces New Lineup of High-Style, Low-Cost Laptop Bags for Tablets, Notebook Computers, Accessories and Gear to Go

New Line of Stylish Bags Brings Together Superior Protection for Devices and Ample Storage Room With Ergonomic Design and an Affordable Price Tag

SANTA ANA, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 4, 2013) - V7, a global provider of premier computer accessories worldwide a division of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), today unveiled its expanded line of V7 laptop bags to accommodate a wide range of devices -- from tablet computers to notebooks -- designed to suit the needs of a multitude of users, from students to business professionals.

Stylish, durable and lightweight, the new lineup features laptop cases, messenger bags and backpacks that offer quality construction, ergonomic design, and all the popular features consumers demand -- at a lower price than competitive offerings.

"The V7 brand has become synonymous with quality and value, and the new additions to our V7 laptop bag line are no exception," said Rainer Kozlik, vice president and general manager of Ingram Micro's Global V7 Private Label Group. "Whether you're transporting your laptop or tablet PC across campus or around the world, protection from wear and tear is essential, as is organization to ensure accessories and gear are ready when you need them. V7 laptop bags provide a winning combination of style, function and price."

Features, Pricing and Availability
Recognized as a global brand offering "great gear for all," featuring quality and style at a compelling price, V7 is making its new lineup of laptop bags readily available to e-retailers and channel partners worldwide.

10.1" VERTICAL Messenger Bag - TD21GRY-1N
The VERTICAL Messenger Bag offers a compact, convenient way to tote iPad® devices and standard tablet PCs up to 10.1 inches. Constructed of durable and water-resistant material, the Messenger Bag is rugged but lightweight, weighing only 12 ounces. The VERTICAL Message Bag has a traditional top flap closure, and a dedicated pocket that cradles and protects tablet devices, with a plush lining that protects the tablet's screen and finish. Three pockets -- two on the bag's exterior and one inside -- offer multiple options to organize and store keys, smartphones, cables, accessories and other productive essentials. An extra-long shoulder strap adjusts for comfortable over-the-shoulder or cross-body carry. Priced at MSRP $29.99, the VERTICAL Messenger Bag has a two-year warranty, and is now available in grey, as well as the original black.

10.1" CITYLINE Messenger Bag - CMX3-9N
For consumers that desire a minimalist look and streamlined style, the CITYLINE Messenger Bag is a vertical messenger style bag that offers an easy-access top zippered design. Built for the upwardly mobile professional, the CITYLINE Messenger Bag is lightweight and designed to safely house iPad® devices and standard tablet PCs up to 10.1 inches. This sophisticated messenger bag features durable construction and adjustable padded shoulder straps with swivel hardware for comfortable over-the-shoulder or cross-body carry. The bag's large top zippered compartment features a separate padded pouch to keep devices secure, and dedicated pockets for a mouse, cables and charger. The front zippered work station includes custom-fit compartment for pens, business cards, mobile devices and accessories. Another zippered security compartment holds personal items, such as an identification card or passport. Priced at MSRP $39.99, the CITYLINE Messenger Bag has a limited lifetime warranty, and is available in black.

16.1" CITYLINE Toploader Laptop Case - CTX1-9N
Offering a clean, traditional silhouette, the CITYLINE Toploader Laptop Case is ideal for mobile professionals looking for ample storage for laptops, accessories, files and more. A padded compartment with security safety strap accommodates Ultrabooks™, MacBooks® and standard notebook PCs up to 16.1 inches. Ergonomically friendly and incredibly durable, this contemporary sleek laptop case features a front zippered pocket to provide extra secure storage for files, accessories or tablet PCs. The zippered "workstation" offers convenient access to pens, business cards, mobile device and accessories.

Made to move, the case can be quickly attached to roll-away luggage via the trolley pass-through sleeve, or converted to additional storage for documents, books and magazines when zipped closed. The removable strap features an anti-slip shoulder pad, to stay snugly in place. Comfortable padded carrying handles allow for easy transportation to and from the office. Rubber feet on the case bottom provide stability and prevent wear and tear. Priced at MSRP $49.99, the CITYLINE Toploader Laptop Case has a limited lifetime warranty, and is available in black.

ODYSSEY Laptop Backpack - CBEX1A
The ODYSSEY Laptop Backpack is ideal for mobile professionals or students who desire to keep computing devices and gear safe and close at hand, while keeping hands free. Weighing in at only 2.06 pounds, the ODYSSEY is lightweight but doesn't skimp on protection; a dedicated padded section secures notebooks up to 15.6 inches.

Multiple zippered compartments keep items neat, organized, and easily accessible. A separate "workstation" features pen loops, accessory pockets, a business card holder, and water bottle pockets. A convenient zippered security pocket keeps house keys, ID, and credit cards within reach.

The ODYSSEY Laptop Backpack features water-resistant nylon, and rugged seams and zippers to withstand the elements; adjustable padded mesh shoulder straps and a back pad to ensure comfort and air flow, and a tote handle and haul loop for easy pickup and carry. Priced at MSRP $49.99, the ODYSSEY Laptop Backpack has a limited lifetime warranty, and is available in grey/black and orange/grey color schemes.

For more information on these and other V7 products, please visit or call (800) 456-8000 to speak to an Ingram Micro sales representative.

About V7
V7 is a global provider of technology accessories for buyers who require quality, functionality and style at a price that makes sense. Through its strengths in trend-spotting, sourcing, supply and distribution, V7 makes great technology accessible to all. V7 is a division of Ingram Micro Inc.

About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics and mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving approximately 160 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit

Contact Information

  • Press contact:
    Erin Lutz (for V7/Ingram Micro)
    Lutz PR
    (949) 293-1055