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Briggs & Riley Adds Four, Hip New Bags To Its Verb Collection For On-The-Move, Metropolitan Professionals

New Roam Large Rolling Case, Span Expandable Rolling Brief,Connect Gear Bag, and the Max Slim Brief Provide the Ultimate Means of Functionality and Style for Professionals Who Work and Play to the Max

Hauppauge, N.Y. March 18, 2008 – Briggs & Riley Travelware, a leader in innovative, high-quality luggage, expands its popular Verb™ business case Collection for tech-savvy professionals with four exciting, new bags designed to meet their demanding lifestyles.Lightweight, smart and tech-oriented, the new Verb additions, including the introduction of wheeled bags, give urban professionals the freedom to remain organized and stylish throughout the day and night, with one bag fitting all their needs.

The newest styles added to the Verb Collection include the launch of wheeled bags: the Roam Large Rolling Case, a compact, rolling bag with a thin profile that holds a 17’’ laptop; and the Span Expandable Rolling Brief, a bag that holds everything necessary for its user, while looking deceptively small. Additionally, Briggs & Riley has created the Verb Connect Gear Bag, a body contouring bag that organizes critical gear while keeping users highly mobile; and the Max Slim Brief, a compact brief with a slim profile that holds all essential tech accessories, including a 17’’ laptop.

Jim Lahren, vice president of marketing at Briggs & Riley states,“With these Verb additions, Briggs & Riley is determined to exceed the needs of its contemporary, mobile audience. With so many users working and playing to the limit, the Verb line is created to accommodate their professional and recreational needs. The new Verb styles ensure users the utmost in organization capability with ample pockets, safely stored gadgets via protective padding, and a clean design to complement all urban professionals’ styles.”

With these new and improved features and the introduction of rolling bags to accommodate all modern accessories, Verb continues to be the ‘go-to’ bag for the ‘on-the-go’ business person.

The new Verb additions include:

Connect Gear Bag #VB430:
Minimal essentials for a day’s activities

A three section designed bag (organizer, computer, and fan file sections) that includes pockets for an MP3 player, flash drive, business cards and more. It also includes outside pockets for travel documents and a cell phone. An adjustable messenger style shoulder strap makes for easy transportation. It retails for $92.00

Max Slim Brief #VB440:
Room for that 17’’ laptop without slowing you down

This new brief contains a padded computer section that fits most 17’’ laptop screens. Other stand out features include a SpeedThru™ pocket for hassle-free airport security checks and an organizer that holds an MP3player, flash drive, business cards and more. A soft grip top handle and a removable strap are included for easy carrying. It retails for$177.00.

Roam Large Rolling Case # VB460:
Business. Pleasure. What more do you need?

This three section designed bag has an organizer to hold an MP3 player, flash drive, business cards and more; a padded computer section that fits most 15’’ laptop screens; and an expandable fan file section. It also includes a SpeedThru™ pocket for hassle-free airport security checks and retails for $297.00.

Span Expandable Rolling Brief #VBR412X:
Looks are deceiving…it holds everything you need

With its computer section that fits most 17’’ laptop screens, this rolling brief holds more than meets the eye. It also contains an organizer for an MP3 player, flash drive, business cards and more as well as expandable fan file sections. A DVD/CD pocket is included as is the SpeedThru™ pocket for hassle-free airport security checks. It retails for $277.00.

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