Tumi Yellow Jacket

Tumi , the bag design innovators, will be venturing in to the apparel arena this Fall. Yellow Jacket, their first product in this space will be in stores by November. It might seem strange for the bag company to get in to apparel, but it actually makes lots of sense. Tumi’s products are travel related and the next evolution in traveling light might just be …

O’Neill Hub

O’Neill just unveiled the Hub snowboard jacket with an integrated MP3 player and Bluetooth. You can listen to tunes or use the system to talk on your mobile phone. Woven into The Hub snowboard jacket are electrically conductive fabric tracks that connect the chip module to a fabric keyboard and built-in speakers in the helmet. The chip module contains an MP3 player and Bluetooth capabilities …

New Burton iPod Gear

update: January 4, 2004 I finally found a Burton Amp backpack at Paragon in NYC. So far, so good. Aside from the obvious benefits, it has the right number of pockets, high quality manufacturing, and a sleek design. Let’s see how it does when put to task on the streets of NYC… ————— Burton has released the rumored Amp Pack backpack and three new jackets …