G-RO’s New Companion Bags: Backpacks, Office and Check-In Bags

The most successful crowdfunded luggage campaign ever returns to Kickstarter with four new products

With four new companion bags, G-RO hopes to tackle additional traveler needs—this time addressing the backpack and day-to-day office trips. For the first time since their (bag-related) record breaking Kickstarter campaign in 2015, the brand returns with a new G-RO campaign to fund it all. Through countless generations of designs they’ve developed these products, but the materials compel just as much. Three of the four …

CH Omakase 2016: G-RO Suitcase

Early access to an all-black, limited edition iteration of the innovative carry-on

From our first introduction to the G-RO carry-on, we knew it would become a product most travelers would find valuable. Consumers agreed with us, pushing the debut Kickstarter into the echelon of most funded on the platform. Beyond the axle-less, all-terrain design—supported by two large externally mounted wheels which lend the luggage the sensation of being lighter weight, even when chock full of travel gear—the …

A Modular Luggage System, Bugaboo Boxer

The cult Dutch stroller company applies their tech and design to pushable suitcases

We’ve seen small footsteps toward better luggage (currently an industry drowning in designer labels and cookie-cutter design), like Raden’s lightweight case with integrated tech and G-Ro’s axle-less two-wheeler. But the latest offering comes from an Amsterdam-based company that’s been making cult-followed, design-driven strollers for the past 20 years. Bugaboo rethought what strollers could be capable of doing—if you were willing to pay over $1000—and became …