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12/01/2008
 
Briggs & Riley Gives You More Ways To Fly Faster Through Security with New Checkpoint Friendly Laptop Bags
 

Complete SpeedThru
System Now Offers Three Design Choices – Removable Sleeve, Standalone Sleeve and Clam Shell Briefcase- That Eliminate Trays, Hassle and Stress When Going Through Airport Security

Hauppauge, N.Y. December 1, 2008 – Briggs & Riley Travelware, a leader in innovative, high-quality luggage and business cases, expands its @work and verb collections with a full suite of checkpoint friendly sleeves and briefs. The comprehensive SpeedThru™ System now offers travelers three different design choices: removable sleeve, standalone sleeve and clam shell briefcase. Every SpeedThru™ sleeve and briefcase is Travel Sentry approved to meet TSA guidelines for checkpoint friendly and Travel Sentry’s operational and quality standards.

Jim Lahren, vice president of marketing at Briggs & Riley states, “With these timely checkpoint friendly additions to our @work and Verb collections, Briggs & Riley continues to exceed the needs of business travelers. The complete SpeedThru™ System encompasses three unique designs that ensure a more efficient and speedy security checkpoint experience while keeping laptops well protected and easy to identify.”

The new SpeedThru™ additions include:

@work SpeedThru™  Computer Sleeve
  • Lightweight fabric and fleece lining for laptop protection
  • Comfortable webbing handles
  • Hide-away ID card conceals personal information
  • Can be used alone or with a large selection of @work styles.
  • Available in three models to fit 13”, 15.4” and 17” laptops
  • Now available for $49.00-$69.00
 @work SpeedThru™  Briefcase
  • Clam-Shell design allows laptops to remain securely in bag while passing through airport security checkpoints..
  • Trolley handle pocket allows bag to slide over the Outsider handle for fast, convenient travel
  • Three compartment design of organizer, file folder and checkpoint friendly laptop section.
  • Removable accessory pouch holds miscellaneous items and fits into a store-away pocket
  • StretchTech side gussets open wide for easy access
  • Webbing handles and flexible shoulder strap for comfort.
  • Available in two models to fit most 15.4” and 17” laptops
  • In stores December 15, 2008 for $249.00-$259.00
Verb Mach SpeedThru  Briefcase
  • Clam-Shell design allows laptops to remain securely in bag while passing through airport security checkpoints.
  • Padded vertical pocket provides easy access to a cell phone
  • Four compartment design of organizer, fan file, computer section and SpeedThru™compartment.
  • SpeedThru™ section includes a recessed are for your keys, wallet and cell phone to reduce the number of trays you will need while moving through security.
  • Slip-through back pocket allows bag to slide over the Outsider handle for fast, convenient travel
  • Magnetic wrap top handle with soft grip or shoulder strap for easy carrying
  • Available in two models to fit most 15.4” and 17” laptops
  • Now available for $197.00
Verb Sonic SpeedThru™ Computer Sleeve
  • Protective and durable neoprene fabric gently stretches to cradle laptop
  • Can be used alone or with select verb styles
  • Available in two models to fit most 15.4” and 17” laptops
  • In stores on December 29, 2008 for $53.00-$57.00
About Briggs & Riley Travelware
Briggs&Riley Travelware is dedicated to building a lifelong relationship with its consumers by fulfilling all of their travel needs. The company’s wide variety of innovative,high-quality luggage and business cases match smart design and exclusive features, with maximum durability and superb value. Briggs& Riley backs all of its products with the best-in-the-industry Simple as that® lifetime performance guarantee, a guarantee that even covers damage caused by an airline. Please visit www.briggs-riley.com for a full list of the latest products and store locations, and follow us on Twitter for announcements on specials, promotions and new products.