Latest Packing Stories

2014-05-17 23:00:33

iPacking – Easy Trip Packing List from developer Nexti Inc. lets users create, customize, save and even print as many packing lists as they need, and then either refer to their printed list or tell the app to walk them through each item until they’re done packing. The must-have new app for both personal and business travelers makes packing fast, simple, accurate and fun, and has been acclaimed by both Lifehacker.com and enthusiastic downloaders around the world. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB)...

2012-12-14 05:02:54

With many travelers packing for two seasons on their Christmas vacations, Explore My World Travel warns against the development of shoulder and neck injuries due to overweight luggage. Travel expert Victoria Ugarte of Explore My World Travel advises travelers to exercise discipline and restraint when packing for two seasons. (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 With many travelers packing for two seasons on their Christmas vacations, Explore My World Travel warns against the development of shoulder...

2011-05-04 00:00:28

During these past two years, Packing Pro has evolved into a top-class, top-ranking, and now, with this facelift, a very professional-looking & fun-to-use travel app Taipei, Taiwan (PRWEB) May 02, 2011 Packing Pro, the top-ranking travel packing app from QuinnScape, has been given a major facelift for its second anniversary. Besides extensive design & user interface improvements, a host of usability & feature enhancements were made as well. Now at version 6.0 (free for existing...

2009-02-12 07:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Technically superior mechanical seals have taken precedence over conventional mechanical packing. Unlike in the past, mechanical seals are low-cost, high performing, have a long life, and are low-maintenance, which all provides excellent cost benefits to consumers. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (http://www.industrialautomation.frost.com), North American Packing Material...

2008-06-17 00:00:22

By Lauren Viera Chicago Tribune With the news that American Airlines will begin charging $15 per checked bag for tickets purchased on or after June 15 - and other major airlines are likely to follow suit - we have one word of advice: carryon. Get the most bang for your bag by packing efficiently. Our tips for stowing a vacation's worth of wardrobe and accessories into a single carryon bag follow: It's in the bag Start with a bag that's big enough to contain your belongings but not...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.