Targus(R) Showcases New Eco-Friendly Mac Bags

January 5, 2009

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ — 2009 MacWorld (Booth #512) -
Targus(R) Inc., maker of the world’s top-selling laptop computer cases and
accessories, announced today its Spruce EcoSmart line of MacBook Pro(R)
carrying cases. Specially designed for Mac users, Targus’ newest bags are
sleek and stylish as well as eco-friendly and economical.

The new cases are made of 100% recycled nylon and are PVC-free, making the
production of these bags less harmful to the environment. Additionally the
metal used in the Spruce EcoSmart case is nickel-free and all plastic
components are recyclable.

“Targus continues its commitment to developing environmentally conscious
laptop bags,” said Al Giazzon, vice president of marketing at Targus. “With
the growing popularity of MacBooks around the globe, Targus’ new line of
Spruce bags provides a stylish and eco-friendly alternative for carrying and
protecting the MacBook Pro.”

A perfect fit for the 15″ MacBook Pro, these bags not only make a green
statement but are fashionable with a sleek black design and green accent
stitching. No matter what your preference, there’s a Spruce EcoSmart for
everyone. The Spruce topload (TBT049US) measures 15.63″ x 4.25″ x 13.25″ and
weighs 1.80 lbs. with an estimated street price of $79.99. The Spruce
messenger (TBM015US) measures 16.63″ x 4.50″ x 13.75″ and weighs 2.06 lbs.
with an estimated street price of $79.99. The Spruce backpack (TBB013US)
measures 13″ x 8.25″ x 18.75″ and weighs 2 lbs. and has an estimated street
price of $89.99. All three bags are designed to offer ample room for all your
belongings, including custom designed pockets for your Apple products and

Backed by a limited lifetime warranty, the Targus Spruce EcoSmart carrying
cases will be available this spring through Targus Commercial Distribution,
Resellers, Retailers, DMRs and at Targus.com.

About Targus

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Targus invented the laptop case and
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 http://targus.com.

Targus and the Targus logo are registered trademarks of Targus Group
International. All rights reserved. All other marks may be the property of
their respective titleholders.

SOURCE Targus Inc.

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