(May 17, 2011) Boca Raton, FL – Travelpro® the inventor of Rollaboard® luggage and leader in innovative, high-quality luggage design is pleased to introduce the next generation of the highly successful WalkAbout® collection, Walkabout® Lite 4. This new collection offers the ideal combination of lightweight durability, functionality and affordability for the frequent business and leisure traveler.

Walkabout Lite 4 22" Expandable Rollaboard Suiter

Walkabout Lite 4 22" Expandable Rollaboard Suiter

“We’ve developed the Walkabout Lite 4 collection to provide an exceptional value to frequent travellers, allowing them to choose between 4-wheel spinner models or 2-wheel Rollaboards. Now, consumers can get exactly what they want all in one line, making it easier to match aesthetics and functionality when they shop for additional items,” said Scott Applebee, Vice President of Marketing for Travelpro.

The Walkabout Lite 4 collection includes a wide array of innovative features that ease the hassles of travel. The lightweight 22” Rollaboard®, less than 8.5 pounds, can be expanded on demand to gain up to 35% more packing capacity. It is perfect for business or leisure trips when you want to avoid check-in and have everything you need. Its versatile 3-in-1 Suitfolder and Packing Board System is the perfect organizer and keeps clothing wrinkle-free when packed. In addition to its features that simplify the packing process, the Walkabout Lite 4 was built for the long haul. Its durable, nylon fabric is stain and abrasion resistant and the sealed ball-bearing inline skate wheels ensure easy rolling and long lasting service. The smooth-action and strong telescoping handle system has two extension stops at 38” and 43” to meet the ergonomic needs of travelers of various heights. Walkabout® Lite 4’s large front pocket offers ample storage room for jackets, newspapers, paperwork, and other last minute items.

The Walkabout® Lite 4 collection is available in stylish black and dark blue fabric colors. The entire line includes the following options: Deluxe Tote, Rolling Computer Tote, 20” Expandable Business Plus Rollaboard, 20” Expandable Wide Body Spinner with Suiter, 22” Expandable Rollaboard Suiter, 24” Expandable Rollaboard Suiter, 25” Expandable Spinner Upright with Suiter 26” Expandable Rollaboard Suiter, 28″ Expandable Rollaboard Suiter, 29” Expandable Spinner Upright with Suiter and Carry-On Rolling Garment Bag. A Limited Lifetime Warranty extended by Travelpro guarantees that the luggage is free from defects in materials and workmanship. Walkabout® Lite 4 collection is available in Blue and Black.

About Travelpro

For over two decades, Travelpro International has prided itself on design innovation and durability in crafting the highest quality luggage for travellers worldwide.

Since transforming the ease of modern day travel with The Original Rollaboard® wheeled luggage, Travelpro® has been the brand of choice for flight crews and frequent travelers worldwide. Travelpro is dedicated to building a lifelong relationship with its customers by consistently understanding and exceeding their needs. The company offers a variety of innovative, high-quality luggage collections and computer briefs; each aimed at a specific user lifestyle and rigorously tested. Travelpro was the winner of the 2009 and 2010 Leading Edge Award from Executive Travel Magazine for “The Best Carry-on Case.”

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