May 1st, 2015

Eagle Creek Introduces the Flyte Collection

Eagle Creek Introduces the Flyte Collection

Innovation, Durability And Style

Blending automotive design with luggage expertise for unbeatable strength and light weight.

San Diego, Ca. (January 20, 2015) – Taking a cue from the automotive design perspective, the new Flyte Collection features forward styling, overt pockets, custom branded components and super durable construction with innovative and versatile features. 

Packed with all the features that Eagle Creek customers love, plus take-it-to-the-limit durability for frequent-traveler use, the Flyte Collection is built with custom and new interpretations of successful components that enhance performance while maintaining low weights and high versatility. Just some of these include, dynamic polycarbonate chassis, durable Bi-Tech™ and Ballistic materials, Coat Keeper™, and 360º Spin wheels. Visibly dependable and versatile in its design, the new Flyte keeps you ahead of the crowd.

Available in 4-wheel and hand-carry designs, Flyte incorporates a lightweight perforated Bi-Tech™ fabric that provides superior durability. Reinforced corners and wear points for frequent abuse and Double Dobby fabric provides an incredible strength to weight ratio, without breaking the bank.

Built Eagle Creek strong, the new Flyte Collection is covered by Eagle Creek’s legendary No Matter What™ Warranty.

The new Eagle Creek Flyte Collection products are available at retail 5/15/15.

Spring 2015 Flyte Collection Highlights include:

Flyte 4-Wheel
These 4-Wheelers are designed to tackle serous mileage. Four wheels for an ultra-light in-hand carry, paired with the innovation of a polycarbonate chassis for both durability and more packing space. These bags were built smart so you can go the distance.

Flyte 4-Wheel 22 
Capacity: 2625 cu in, 43 L; expanded: 2870 cu in, 47 L; Weight: 7 lbs 5 oz; Size: 14 x 22 x 9 in, expanded: 14 x 22 x 10.5 in

Flyte 4-Wheel 26
Capacity: 5675 cu in, 93 L; expanded: 6100 cu in, 100 L; Weight: 9 lbs 11 oz; Size: 17 x 26 x 13 in, expanded: 17 x 26 x 14.5 in

Flyte 4-Wheel 30
Capacity: 8420 cu in, 138 L; expanded: 9030 cu in, 148 L; Weight: 11 lbs 4 oz; Size: 20 x 30 x 14 in, expanded: 20 x 30 x 15.5 in

  • Four over-sized ultra-durable 360° Dynamic Spin Wheels offer effortless mobility with weightless in-hand carry
  • Ultra-light polycarbonate chassis with drop-down bottom for more packing capacity
  • Built-in durability:
    • Ultra-light polycarbonate chassis with built-in kick plate 
    • Bi-Tech™ and Ballistic materials strategically placed for maximum protection on front face and other high abrasion areas; fabrics also provide weather-resistance 
    • Ultra-rugged wheels, sturdy wheel housing, bumper protection, and durable travel-tested handle system
  • Expandable main compartment for more packing space
  • #10 lockable, self-repairing zippers feature zipper pulls with reflectivity
  • Padded front pocket sized to fit a 15” laptop (22” only)
  • Lockable pocket contains Coat Keeper™ for securing clothes to the top of the bag and attached piggyback clip for add-a-bag versatility (key fob in 22” only)
  • Large interior door panel compartment for organization
  • Interior compression straps secure and compress contents of bag 
  • Padded top and side grab handles for easy grab-and-go
  • ID Tag pocket and contrast accents for easy ID
  • Reflective accents for nighttime visibility
  • Integrates with Pack-It™ System, suggestions included

Flyte 4 Wheel Pop Top Carry-On 
This wheeled tote transforms into full-size carry-on with just a couple of zips. Doubling in capacity, conquering obstacles with its oversized treaded wheels, and All Ways Secure™, innovation clearly has no limit.

Flyte 4 Wheel Pop Top Carry-On
Capacity: 1830 cu in, 30 L; expanded: 2625 cu in, 43 L; Weight: 6 lbs 9 oz; Size: 14 x 16.5 x 9 in, expanded: 14 x 24 x 9 in

  • Four over-sized ultra-durable 360° Dynamic Spin Wheels offer effortless mobility with weightless in-hand carry
  • Converting from wheeled tote to full-size carry-on with just a couple zips, this bag expands 60% for more carry capacity
  • Converts from wheeled under-seat tote to two-compartment full size carry-on
  • All Ways Secure™:
    • Anti-theft: #10 lockable, self-repairing zippers on main compartments
    • Digital Safe-Zone: Padded electronics pocket 
    • Personal Safety: Reflective accents for nighttime visibility 
  • #10 lockable, self-repairing zippers feature zipper pulls with reflectivity
  • Front zippered organizer pocket contains pockets, pen slots, and key fob 
  • Zippered 3-1-1 pocket accessible when expanded, for organization of toiletries
  • Elasticized back slip panel for securely stacking on wheeled luggage
  • ID Tag pocket and contrast accents for easy ID
  • Built-in durability:
  • Bi-Tech™ and Ballistic materials strategically placed for maximum protection on front face and other high abrasion areas; fabrics also provide weather-resistance 
  • Ultra-rugged wheels, sturdy wheel housing, bumper protection, and durable travel-tested handle system
  • Reflective accents for nighttime visibility
  • Integrates with the Pack-It™ System, suggestions included

Flyte Weekend Bag 
Innovation in how you pack and carry versatility: meet the carry-on Flyte Weekend Bag. It’s got three ways to carry it and two full-size packing compartments. It’s quite simply the reinvented best.

Flyte Weekend Bag
Capacity: 2565 cu in, 42 L; Weight: 2 lbs 10 oz; Size: 20.5 x 14 x 6.5 in

  • Three-way carry: adjustable, removable shoulder strap, padded stow-away backpack straps, and padded tote handles
  • All Ways Secure™:
    • Anti-theft: #10 lockable, self-repairing zippers on main compartment
    • Digital Safe-Zone: Padded electronics pocket 
    • Personal Safety: Reflective accents for nighttime visibility 
  • Front zippered organizer compartment for electronics and in-flight necessities 
  • #10 lockable, self-repairing zippers feature zipper pulls with reflectivity
  • Interior compression straps secure and compress contents of bag 
  • Padded top and side grab handles for easy grab-and-go
  • Back slip panel for securely stacking on wheeled luggage
  • ID Tag pocket and contrast accents for easy ID
  • Built-in durability: Bi-Tech™ and Ballistic materials for maximum protection on front face and other high abrasion areas; fabrics also provide weather-resistance 
  • Reflective accents for nighttime visibility
  • Integrates with Pack-It™ System, suggestions included

Links

Website: Eaglecreek.com

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ABOUT EAGLE CREEK

Eagle Creek is a leading travel outfitter, providing smart, innovative and durable luggage, travel bags and accessories. Founded in 1975, California-based Eagle Creek invented the adventure travel gear category, introduced the industry’s first convertible backpack on wheels, established the first complete travel solution system and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with its Pack-It™ Folders, Cubes, Sacs and Toiletry Kits. Visit www.eaglecreek.com for more information.

PRESS CONTACT:

Alli Noland
Terra PR
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allin@terrapublicrelations.com