Alternative to Traditional Re-Sealable Zipper Bags; Feature Durable and Easy-to-Use Closure
BOSTON – December 2, 2015
– Velcro Companies
today introduced its series of PRESS-LOK® Bags featuring VELCRO® Brand’s exclusive PRESS-LOK® closure system found on consumer goods and food packaging around the globe. As a durable alternative to traditional, re-sealable zipper bags, PRESS-LOK® Bags open and close with an ease and reliability that is characteristic of VELCRO® Brand products.
They are made from high-quality, clear plastic and come in a variety of sizes that are perfect for organizing at home, in the office or classroom and on-the-go. Other key features include:
- A variety of sizes: Four sizes ranging from a 7 by 5.7 inch bag to a 15.2 by 13 inch bag; a variety pack is also available.
- Versatile: They are reusable, yet disposable, and can be labeled for easy storage.
- High-quality and safe: PRESS-LOK® Bags are BPA, PVC, and Phthalate free and made from food-grade plastic.
- Transportation Security Administration(TSA) accepted size: The “small” size is ideal for corralling carry-on travel necessities.
“We’re excited to introduce another innovative product that will help consumers get and stay organized,” said Jurjen Jacobs, Vice-President of Marketing and Innovation at Velcro Companies. “Globally, we’ve seen the PRESS-LOK® closure system gain popularity in a variety of uses and we’re thrilled to finally be able to meet consumer demand to use the PRESS-LOK® seal for their own needs. Whether storing kids’ arts supplies, your makeup, or every-day accessories, PRESS-LOK® bags are an ideal way to manage and organize the supplies of our lives.”
The VELCRO® Brand PRESS-LOK® closure system is a proprietary hook-to-hook technology. The closure is a unique solution in the industry because it offers easy alignment that allows consumers to fasten without precise line-up, and provides a seal you can see and hear. For more information about PRESS-LOK® please visit: http://www.velcro.com/press-lok
PRESS-LOK® Bags are sold exclusively at Velcro.com
About Velcro Companies:
Velcro Companies is a technology-driven, global organization providing fastening solutions that solve problems in simple, elegant and surprising ways for businesses and consumers around the world. We have a heritage of innovation spanning more than 50 years and own over 400 active patents and numerous trademarks, including the VELCRO® trademark, which is registered throughout the world. We develop and deliver solutions for customers through an integrated production and service system that includes manufacturing locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Uruguay, Spain and China and sales offices around the world. To buy genuine VELCRO® brand products and to find out more about our company, visit www.velcro.com.
Note to editors:
At Velcro Companies, we are proud that VELCRO® brand products have become a part of everyday life, but that ubiquity sometimes produces confusion. The VELCRO® trademark should be used only when referring to genuine VELCRO® brand fasteners. Non-VELCRO® brand products should be identified by their functional terms, such as “hook and loop,” “self-adhesive straps,” and so forth. The VELCRO® mark should always be used as an adjective and never as a noun or a verb. The term “Velcro Companies” should be used when referring to our company and its executives.
The proper use of the VELCRO® trademark assists us in safeguarding the integrity of the VELCRO® brand, and helps to protect consumers from products incorrectly sold as VELCRO® brand products. For further information on the proper use of the VELCRO® trademark, please see the guidelines
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