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Booq Reveals Taipan shadow, Compact and Lightweight Everyday Messenger Bag

3 Dec 2009


Sleek exterior layout conceals a spacious well-padded interior that keeps all your gear organized and protected.

Sierra Madre, California – (December 3rd, 2009) – Booq, a leading brand of premium laptop carrying cases for creative professionals, releases the Taipan shadow. Taipan shadow blends a slick messenger bag style with a professional appearance. Available at and retailers throughout the country, booq combines sophisticated design and functionality to deliver high-quality bags and cases for the next generation of ambitious professionals.

Booq’s sleek exterior design keeps the bag looking professional and polished. Once opened, Taipan shadow is surprisingly spacious, offering a luxurious interior that provides plenty of room for magazines, business cards, keys, laptop accessories, as well as a densely padded laptop compartment with a soft plush interior. Taipan shadow features an innovative luggage trolley pass-through. This unique feature unzips across the back, allowing the user to slide a luggage handle through the bag for easy transportation when handling multiple pieces of luggage. To ensure 360-degree laptop protection, a plush “bumper” is sewn along the inside of the laptop compartment’s high-end YKK zipper, keeping zipper and precious laptop separated at all times. Taipan shadow comes equipped with Terralinq™, booq’s innovative service which helps reunite the owner with a lost & found bag.

booq: Taipan shadow S/M/XL features include:

  • 1680 denier ballistic polyester exterior with water-repellant coating
  • Spacious interior offers plenty of room for magazines, business cards, keys, accessories, and a densely padded laptop compartment
  • Back pocket with zippered luggage trolley pass-through, allows user to slide luggage handle through the bag for easy transportation
  • Hidden phone/MP3 player pockets on back with soft non-scratch lining
  • Tough seatbelt nylon shoulder strap with removable pad
  • Equipped with Terralinq service, helps reunite you with your lost bag
  • S (13” Mac/PC) – M (15” Mac/PC) – XL (17” Mac/PC)

Taipan shadow S/M/XL is available for $79.95/$89.95/$99.95 at and various retailers throughout the U.S.

“Taipan shadow provides space for all your important gear, while maintaining a sharp and professional look,” says booq founder and CEO Thorsten Trotzenberg. “Compact design, durable YKK zippers, and seatbelt nylon shoulder straps are just some of the key features that make Taipan shadow the ideal compact bag for everyday use.”                      

To request additional information about booq, please contact PR Representative Brad Hobbs at (305) 576-1171 x19 or by e-mail at To learn more about booq, go to

About booq

Booq strives to create high-end laptop bags while providing excellent customer service to the next generation of ambitious creative professionals. It is no accident that this privately-held family company was started, and is still run, by a small team of highly motivated creative individuals who are committed to providing the highest level of product performance and service to some of the world’s most demanding customers for many years to come.

Media Contact:

Brad Hobbs

Account Executive

Max Borges Agency

3050 Biscayne Blvd., Ste 701

Miami, FL 33137

(305) 576-1171 x 19