Latest Backpacking Stories

2011-08-18 07:35:00

HONG KONG, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Whether we want it or not, the summer is saying "Goodbye". The first half of August is already gone, and there are just 2 weeks left until September knocks on the door.

2011-08-17 00:34:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of parents will be hitting the stores in the next few weeks to stock up on school supplies for their children. But for families struggling just to put food on the table, back-to-school items are luxuries they simply can't afford.

2011-08-17 00:00:32

Interwork Technologies, a premier Value Added Distributor for new and emerging Technologies, announced today its partnership with Modrec, one of Europe’s most recognized manufactures and distributors in the Travel Lifestyle Industry, to distribute Laptop cases and backpacks under both the Modrec and Gino Ferrari brands in the Higher Education Market. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 Interwork Technologies, a premier Value Added Distributor for new and emerging Technologies,...

2011-08-13 00:00:31

The Gear Aid app is now available via the Apple and Android Markets as a free download. Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) August 12, 2011 McNett®, the outdoor industry leader in personal care, water treatment and gear care and repair products for nearly 30 years, has launched a digital version of its popular gear care and repair guides.

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.

2011-08-08 08:07:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle Waters North America on behalf of its six sparkling regional spring water brands, Arrowhead®, Deer Park®, Ice Mountain®, Ozarka®, Poland Spring® and Zephyrhills® today announced the findings from its recent survey.

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.

2011-07-29 18:46:00

PASADENA, Calif., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Many Colleges and Universities have joined in the movement to ban bottled water from their dining halls and campuses.

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 08:49:00

SAN LORENZO, Puerto Rico, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluewater Defense, Inc., has partnered with prime contractor ADS, Inc. to unveil the Guardian Sleep System for the Department of Defense.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.