Both Companies will be Dressing the Newest Addition to the Apple iPad with a Selection of Fashion Forward Cases and Add-On Accessories
Case-Mate (www.case-mate.com), the international design company known for creating innovative mobile accessories that protect, adorn, and enhance mobile technology; and M-Edge Accessories (www.medgeshop.com), the leading designer of mobile device accessories for iPad, e-reader, and smartphones is now both ready to dress the newest tablet in the Apple family: the new iPad. The new iPad cases boast modern and fashionable styles with a range of fresh colors, striking prints and bold textures.
Case-Mate is the leader in design of fashion-forward accessories for mobile technology and tablets. Since 2006, the company has helped consumers express their individual style with products that protect, adorn and enhance their mobile devices. Working with top designers from around the world and using cutting-edge materials, Case-Mate’s team of technology and design aficionados have created an extensive repertoire of mobile and tablet cases right for any style and every occasion. Follow us on Twitter @CaseMate and Like us on Facebook Facebook.com/CaseMate.
“Case-Mate continues to outfit the hottest tablets on the market with eye-catching and stylish cases for all occasions,” said Shashi Reddy, Case-Mate‘s Chief Executive Officer. “High design and functionality is coupled with protection to create these on-trend cases that complement the new iPad.”
The following new iPad cases from Case-Mate will be available from Case-Mate beginning March 15th:
— Tuxedo, $60 – The textured Tuxedo Case is back again and now available in refreshing Spring colors. The Tuxedo features built-in and reusable MagicTape(TM), a double-sided adhesive that doesn’t leave residue and holds the new iPad in place. Doubling as a stand with multiple viewing angles, the premium case easily flips and bends. The Tuxedo’s clever design also includes smart magnets that put the device to sleep while not in use. They also awaken the tablet upon opening. The Tuxedo will be available beginning March 15th in textured black, grey, pink, turquoise, and orange.
— Stingray Slim Stand, $90 – For the one with an eclectic style, the Stingray Slim Stand with exotic stingray embossed leather makes a statement. The case conveniently folds into a stand using an innovative tab stand feature. A glittering pebbled pattern adds a whimsy touch, while the bright color makes the cover and the owner stand out. The Stingray Slim will be available beginning March 15th in lipstick pink and turquoise.
— Barely There, $40 – The popular Barely There Case shows off the new iPad with its slim and minimal design. Offering a thin layer of protection and polish, the Barely There is compatible with the Smart Cover and is made from specially engineered materials, including a hard-to-break plastic shell. Choose from one of the vivid new shades to show off your personal style. The Barely There will be available beginning March 15th in black, glossy white, turquoise, marine blue, tangerine tango, and lime green.
— Pop! With Stand, $50 – Kick back with this new iPad case with its revolutionary built-in stand, one with co-molded materials of plastic and soft rubber unite to create a hard case with a soft touch. The built-in stand extends for an ideal viewing screen or remains hidden to create a flat back cover. The lightweight plastic case is both sleek and protective, making it the ultimate travel accessory The Pop! With Stand will be available beginning March 15th in white/cool grey.
— Signature Slim Stand, $90 – Made of genuine leather, this case adds just the right amount of sophistication to every style. A magnetic closure secures the ultra-slim portfolio style cover and built in smart magnet technology puts the device to sleep and awakens it when opened. Contrasting interior accent colors adds a pop of style to the sleek case. The Signature Slim Stand will be available beginning March 15(th) in black, raspberry, and grey.
— Canvas Slim Stand, $60 – Easy-chic styles will love the simple punch of color and understated look of the Canvas Slim Stand. The crisp canvas is trimmed with bright colors to create the perfect spring accessory. For effortless viewing, the case folds into a stand. The Canvas Slim with Stand will be available beginning April 15th in granita pink/white and marine blue/white.
— Venture, $50 – A Case-Mate classic, the Venture features a sleek style with top-stitch detailing and contemporary lines. The updated spring palette is highlighted by textured finishes and refined colors. The case easily converts into a stand to achieve the ideal viewing angle for work or for play. Smart magnet technology puts the device to sleep while not in use and awakens it upon opening. The Venture will be available beginning April 15th in black, brown, and lipstick pink.
M-Edge Accessories new revolutionary line of protective cases for Apple’s new iPad will be available for sale at Best Buy as well as on the M-Edge website within days of the launch.
The groundbreaking new feature included in all of M-Edge’s new iPad covers is the uView Mounting System(TM). The uView Mounting System is a molded polycarbonate four-corner iPad frame that snaps in via a universal attachment clip that mounts into the jacket in landscape or portrait modes, or can be detached for lower profile protection. All M-Edge iPad jackets provide unobstructed access to the camera and all ports and buttons.
A unique feature of the uView Mounting System is the capability to attach additional accessories to the frame for easy access and storage. Among the planned attachments are a stand and handle, a stylus clip, gaming accessories and more.
M-Edge’s Chief Technology Officer Adam Ashley says, “Our customers want their iPads to do it all, and they expect their accessories to do it all too.Â We asked ourselves, how could we give them the ultimate in versatility, style, function, and protection?Â This universal mount, uView, works in countless stand positions and angles, can be used in and out of the jacket, and incorporates many of the add-on accessories our customers are clamoring for. We can’t wait for iPad fans to get their hands on it.”
M-Edge Accessories was founded in 2006 as a solution to the growing demand for fashionable and protective accessories for e-readers. Since its inception, M-Edge’s product offerings have grown to include several lines of accessories for the most popular tablet, e-reader and smartphone devices on the market, including iPad, Kindle, Nook, and the iPhone. M-Edge and its growing team of tech nerds, fashionistas, history buffs, and comic book fans is committed to excellence: creating on-trend, innovative, and high-quality products faster than any other competitor, and providing an exceptional customer experience from start to finish.
The sleek microfiber leather design of the Hampton Jacket ($49.99) includes three internal stand positions that allow it to be used at low, middle, or high viewing angles.
The Trip Jacket in canvas ($49.99) is available in this season’s hottest neon and features three stand positions and an elastic strap to keep the cover securely closed.
The SuperShell ($34.99) is made from closed-cell foam and offers extreme protection from bumps and drops. The rugged, full-coverage jacket, the Latitude Jacket ($39.99), is a perennial M-Edge bestseller and is constructed of durable ballistic nylon with a double zip-around closure and an exterior pocket sized for additional accessory storage.
M-Edge products are currently available in Best Buy, Staples, Target, Walmart, Office Depot, and RadioShack stores nationwide, as well as select Bed, Bath, & Beyond and Nordstrom stores. M-Edge has been featured in national publications such as InStyle, O, The Oprah Magazine, People, Engadget, Wired, and CNET Twitter, or Pinterest for the latest news, giveaways, promotions, and insider scoop from the M-Edge team.
To see a full list of currently available and upcoming M-Edge products for the new iPad, visit the M-Edge website (www.medgeshop.com) to sign up for e-mail notification of updated launch information, or follow M-Edge on Facebook,
The new iPad cases from Case-Mate, along with a wide variety of other accessories for tablets and smartphones, are available for purchase at www.case-mate.com.
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