Both born and raised in NYC, the Manhattan Portage and Triple Eight brands have come together to create a limited edition bag inspired by the streets of New York City that features reflective designs specifically designed for safe biking.
The Manhattan Portage x Triple Eight Pro Messenger Bag is New York Tough and designed to accommodate bikers while protecting their gear in style. The technical bag exterior features custom 3MTMreflective ink prints of the Manhattan Portage Skyline and the Triple Eight logos and external straps to attach a bicycle U-Lock as well as a helmet. Inside the bag, pockets are lined with Triple Eight′s renowned SweatsaverTM material to protect sunglasses and phones while on the go and an interior helmet pouch to store a helmet when the pedaling stops.
The bag will be featured at Manhattan Portage′s Flagship store on 258 Elizabeth St and official online flagship stores at: www.manhattanportage.com and www.triple8.com by June 13, 2014.
About Manhattan Portage: Manhattan Portage has been designing and producing urban lifestyle bags since 1983 when it pioneered the manufacture of authentic messenger bags used by New York City′s bicycle messengers. The company′s iconic red label emblazoned with an outline of New York′s famous skyline now appears on several collections of bags and accessories available in a wide range of styles, fabrics and prices. A reliable, tested and versatile companion on the streets - Manhattan Portage is New York Tough. www.manhattanportage.com.
About Triple Eight: Since 1995, Triple Eight has been developing the best action sports protective gear for bike, skate, and roller, water and snow sports. With innovative helmet designs and a broad array of products including wrist, hip, skin, knew and elbow pads, Triple Eight offers the highest quality protective gear for all levels of athletes; beginners to professionals, children to adults. Worn by pro athletes and supported by top retailers around the world, Triple Eight always has you protected in style. www.triple8.com.