Sunday, November 7, 2010


2010/Spring 2011

Outdoor Retailer, SLC UTAH

Words, Images Judith Ecochard

Outdoor Products---“Helping you pack since 1973,” makes a wide range of haulers-duffels, travel bags, laptop bags, hydration gear and dry sacks, 

tarps etc ---priced just right…with travelers and adventure types in mind.

For women---there’s a new line with design construction just for them including the Moxie Day Pack---available in over a dozen bright tones with bold color pops on the trims.

TSA compliance features makes carrying electronics stuff through airports that much easier…

Outdoor Products debuted the new Power Sling for digital media readers,

…And Power Pack Glide and Power Pack backpacks--- both with lots of pockets including fleece lined for valuables…

PLUS: Lot's of pretty totes, carry-alls---stylishly functional.

Body Glove a company we associate with attire for water sport and outdoor enthusiasts showed a huge assortment  in the haul-it category...

(Shower Bag)

(700ml bottle with Neoprene Wrap)

----of hydration packs (with non-taste bladders)---

---Including the new Off Road Hydration Pack™ -two liter hydration capacity, with tube flaps threaded through the articulated shoulder straps for easy access and accessory front pocket

---Waterproof and durable DryVault backpacks with full top-load ease via a massive top U-shaped zippers that open wide, side pockets … and comfort details like padded back, articulated shoulder straps and adjustable waist belt…

Adventure (Toiletry Bag with hanging loop) 

... and Daypack (Escape) and Backpack (Threshold),  for everyday too---with laptop sleeves, organizer mesh and side mesh pockets, and neoprene pouches...

Old school style Ultimate Beach Bag Backpack Deluxe padded back, Vertical and Horizontal Compression System

---And very fashionista friendly Body Glove Sand Release Utility Tote- with mesh opening on the left/right side of the bag’s base---to let the sand out---plenty of compartments, zipped and Velcro-ed…and made of 100% cotton canvas---at the Outdoor Retailer tradeshow.

Casual and active gals will like this under $20 reversible Betty Bag tote---made of nylon, it’s good for stashing wet garments in---and has magnetic closures on both sides.

Duffels (Multi-sport-S, L, Nomad-S. M, L)…have cushiony neoprene wrap handles…a Body Glove ‘heritage’ signature design detail. 

Skate Board friendly, these haulers are made of 600 Denier poly canvas, with a tough water resistant bottom and reverse zippers…large capacity to carry it all, and rear stash pockets with Velcro closures.