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kate spade new york, Guess, Kenneth Cole: Big brands hit Future Shop this holiday

by Blogger on ‎12-14-2014 09:49 PM - last edited on ‎12-17-2014 09:34 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Just in time for the busiest sales month of the year, Future Shop, Canada’s leading retail destination for consumer electronics and lifestyle goods, is set to introduce shoppers to a new level of luxury through partnerships with designer brands such as kate spade new york, Guess, JanSport, Kenneth Cole, and more.

 

 

 

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New Tech that will make holiday travel fun for the whole family

by Blogger on ‎11-13-2014 12:27 PM - last edited on ‎11-13-2014 12:57 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Travelling with your loved ones during the holiday is a time-honoured tradition for many families, whether that’s weekend trips to see relatives, visiting nearby city festivals with the children, or taking an extended international vacation for the whole family. No matter where you visit, the latest luggage tech, entertainment tech and photo tech can help make these family getaways even more fun and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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Luggage Rules on Canadian Flights & How to Fly Hassle Free

by Blogger on ‎10-31-2014 03:02 AM - last edited on ‎11-03-2014 11:43 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

 

 

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If you've ever had to frantically repack/rearrange the stuff in your bags at the airport (or even throw a few things out) to get everything under the weight limit, then you know just how stressful it can be to fly without knowing all of the little rules and regulations that the airlines have. It is absolutely crucial not only to know details like your airline's luggage weight limits or the allowable baggage dimensions for a carry-on bag, but to proactively prepare to handle these situations in advance--before you ever arrive at the airport! I personally have had to rearrange bags after placing them on the scale when trying to drop them off (my checked luggage), and, if it hasn't happened to you, believe me, it's NO fun at all! And that's why I'm posting this blog--to help you avoid this situation! Read on to learn about the baggage rules on our two national airlines and a few product suggestions that will help you to fly hassle free.

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Top backpack brands this year

by Blogger on ‎07-26-2014 11:59 AM - last edited on ‎08-27-2014 11:27 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

Screen Shot 2014-07-26 at 11.11.47 AM.pngWe've probably all carried a backpack at some point in our lives; whether it's to school, for an outing like a hike, for travel, or to work and back. Backpacks are ubiquitous because they're convenient, and make carrying heavy loads much easier. So whether you need a new backpack for class, work, play or travel, read on for the great selection and the top brands at Future Shop.

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On the Road Again: More Great Travel Items for Your Next Big Trip!

by Blogger on ‎01-24-2014 01:46 PM - last edited on ‎02-12-2014 10:41 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

 

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Winter storms may still rage on, but the thought of spring break and summer travel dangles in front of us like a carrot on a stick, urging us forward. College and university students in particular, currently studying hard, must soon begin to make vacation plans so they can relax later. If you're thinking of taking a trip, whether to hit the beach or in search of adventure, read on for a number of great items that are lightweight to carry yet heavy in value! These products are great for any traveler, and many of them compliment the products I discussed in my previous 'travel' post earlier this week. And those that don't—well they serve as excellent alternatives!

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Essential Travel Gear for All, From the International Traveler to the Local Explorer!

by Blogger on ‎01-23-2014 01:40 AM - last edited on ‎05-14-2014 04:44 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

 

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With the holidays now well behind us and the weather warming up, or at least trying to warm, our thoughts turn to the open road. London, Paris, Hong Kong, even a short trip to Las Vegas will do! There's something to be said about being well equipped for any adventure when you're traveling far from home. So read on to discover a few must have items for the worldly and adventerous traveler.

 
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Overview: T-Tech by Tumi - Travel and Business Bags

by Blogger on ‎11-26-2013 07:00 AM - last edited on ‎06-03-2014 01:41 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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When it comes to travelling, we all know that feeling: staring at the conveyor belt in the airport terminal with luggage concerns running through our minds. While eagerly awaiting your luggage’s arrival, you just can’t help but conjure up all the possible dreadful fates that may lie ahead: will your luggage come out tattered to the point of no return?  Instead of worrying about the condition of your luggage, you may want to consider investing in a sturdy, reliable brand like Tumi so you can travel with sheer confidence. Whether you’re looking for the latest trend and design-forward bags, or high quality, functionality, and performance bags, the T-Tech collection by Tumi has you covered.

 

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Easy Way to Travel with Your Kids

by Blogger on ‎08-30-2013 02:27 PM - last edited on ‎06-06-2014 08:46 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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You like to take a big trip once or twice a year with your family. However, worried about having to carry so much stuff, even your kids want to bring their own toys. It can get stressful, as you feel responsible for everything and everyone. Solution: Get your kids an iFly 16" Hardside 2-Wheeled Luggage. If you have a daughter, she’ll love the Hello Kitty version.  

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The Ultimate Father’s Day Gift Guide

by Blogger on ‎05-28-2013 05:34 PM

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Father’s Day is just around the corner. What are you getting your papa, daddy, daddio, old man?  Whatever nickname you have for your dad, it’s all about the thought when it comes to providing the perfect gift. We have your ultimate gift guide for Father’s Day. Likely your old man has a number of hobbies– so how do you define his personality?  He might enjoy pastimes like fishing, cooking, or relaxing in his back yard. Or is he a fitness buff? Is he a man of fashion? We have the perfect gift to choose for your papa’s personality.

 

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Luggage Buying Guide for Women

by Guest Blogger ‎03-28-2013 06:48 PM - edited ‎03-29-2013 10:17 AM

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A guide for buying fashionable, practical and functional luggage for women. Functional, yet fashion-forward luggage is available, if you know what to look for. Since quality luggage can last for years, it's a good idea to select pieces that look timeless, and are highly adaptable to your needs.

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The guy’s guide to luggage for any trip

by Blogger on ‎03-28-2013 04:55 PM

Samsonite bag.jpgFuture Shop sells luggage. In case you didn’t know that, now you know. Travelling for business or pleasure is a process, and part of that means having the right size baggage for the destination and the duration. As a guy, your needs for space are a little different than they usually are with the ladies, so here’s a quick guide to help you pack efficiently.

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Top 10 Tech and Geek Stocking Stuffers

by Blogger ‎12-21-2012 06:14 PM - edited ‎12-21-2012 06:15 PM

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My dad had a tradition to always do some Christmas shopping Christmas Eve. This year, I’ve been informed, I’ll be staying close to home with family and not rushing around from store to store. But this is the last weekend for Christmas shopping and while you might have gotten all the big gifts already, don’t forget about those stocking stuffers (or quick gifts for people on your list). So here are my top 10 tech and geek stocking stuffers!

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Traveling much this holiday? Try these luggage options on for size

by Blogger on ‎12-17-2012 03:32 PM - last edited on ‎12-31-2012 10:48 AM by Retired Administrator

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Whether it's retreating from the white stuff (or rain on the "wet" coast) to see family during the holidays, or heading some place tropical to beat the winter blahs, travel with the right luggage and make the commute easy. Doing so will save you time - maybe even your back - as well as make you look and stay organized.

 

 

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Ogio Layover and Radica Carry On Bags

by Blogger on ‎09-20-2012 04:33 PM - last edited on ‎09-24-2012 02:52 PM by Administrator

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Thanks to Ogio, I was sent the [Radica 22“ - Travel](http://ogio.ca/travel/radica22) and Layover - Travel carry-on bags (some folks call them ”roll aboards") to check out. Most of you know that I really dig good bags. I’m rather picky about what makes a good laptop bag and I’m even pickier when it comes to bags I travel with. I’ve always loved Ogio bags. I had a laptop bag with the best feature ever—a special pocket on the back of the bag just for a boarding pass or ticket. Just genius. I was, as you can imagine, expecting the same kind of attention to detail as I remember from a laptop bag (over 5 years ago now)—and I wasn’t disappointed.

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Are We There Yet? 5 Tips for Traveling with Babies & Children!

by Blogger on ‎08-13-2012 10:45 AM - last edited on ‎01-16-2013 03:02 PM by JorgeM Recognized Expert

"Are we there yet?" It's a saying most parents get used to hearing when traveling with babies and children! Getting away is fun, but, let's face it, the 'getting there' can be plain ol' stressful with young children in tow! Since there's only a few weeks of summer left to get away with family before the fall school routine begins (eek!), I thought I'd share a few of my tried and true tips on how to travel with children (without losing your mind ;-)).

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