Latest Backpack Stories

2011-08-12 11:27:00

Orthopaedic surgeons offer tips to steer clear of injuries from backpacks ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A student's backpack might contain homework, books, laptops, iPods, lunches and even gym clothes.

2011-08-04 15:15:00

CINCINNATI, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Most children and teenagers carry their schoolbooks and other supplies in backpacks during the school year.

2011-07-27 08:00:00

OXNARD, Calif., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HEX, a division of seasoned fashion house August Accessories and the pioneer brand in the watch band for iPod nano (sixth generation) category, today announced pre-order availability of a new line of bags with equal parts fashion and tech functionality built into the DNA of each style.

2011-07-25 09:30:00

EDINA, Minn., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Backpacks are a common ingredient on back-to-school lists. Unfortunately, they are a leading cause of back and shoulder pain for millions of school children across the nation.

2011-07-12 08:00:00

NEW YORK, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Russo, owner and CEO of both FAB|Starpoint and Artisan House, has launched a new brand, Mojo, combining efforts and talents from both.

2011-05-18 15:02:00

CONCORD, N.C., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmers Insurance is proud to donate $25,000 to Blessings in a Backpack in conjunction with its No. 25 Farmers Insurance "Throwback" paint scheme that Mark Martin will drive in Saturday night's NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race.

2011-04-29 19:22:00

OGDEN, Utah, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a gear review at Backpacker.com, Dan Larson, writer for Backpacker, dubbed the new GEIGERRIG hydration pack the best hydration system - "Not the lightest, but worth the weight for no-suck, no-slosh, shareable hydration and fast in-line filtration on the trail." It's not the first time the industry has taken notice of these new pressurized hydration packs and in-line filters.

2011-03-02 13:30:00

UBUD, Bali, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- There are countless laptop bag styles, but the Carmazzi 1bag claims to be a completely different concept than anything available in the market. According to the 1bag's original architect, Arthur Carmazzi, "It will change how people use laptop bags; the bag itself is a productivity tool for diverse situations." How does Carmazzi know this? Besides his inventor status, he is also recognized as a Global Top Ten Keynote Leadership Speaker and a frequent...

2011-03-01 13:47:00

ISLAND LAKE, Ill., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LeatherTree.com, a leading online supplier of leather backpacks, briefcases and office accessories, is giving away free Apple iPad screen protectors, a $12.99 value, with any purchase of an iPad case with keyboard.

2011-02-11 12:37:00

ISLAND LAKE, Ill., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LeatherTree.com, a leading online supplier of leather briefcases, luggage and office accessories, announces the release of their new line of distressed leather goods.

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