Chums Introduces A New Line of Hip Packs for Active, Modern Lifestyles

Debuting at Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show 2018
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Salt Lake City, UT - January 22, 2018 

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Chums, producer of adventure travel accessories to protect and organize your gear, introduces a new line of solution-based hip bags, the Transit Series, for active, modern lifestyles and adventures.

For Spring 2018 Chums introduces a line of minimalist hip bags, the Transit Series. With five new products, these hip bags are built to move with you in the outdoors, and can be worn around the hip or over the shoulder. With touchscreen access and an earphone portal, Chums is bringing back the retro look with even more functionality for those looking to travel light and hands-free.

“Our inspiration for this collection came from personal experiences like trekking through the mountains, cycling through town, and riding motorcycles throughout the west coast,” says Tiffany Berger, Director of Product Development at Chums. “Following the success of Chums’ existing fitness line, we wanted to bring trend relevant colors, feature details and user intuitive functionality to the table. The line emphasizes the brand’s manifesto of enjoying the outdoors with your ‘chums,’ whether a humans or furry friends.”

Bear Necessities

The most versatile hip bag in the game, the Bear Necessities can be worn around your waist, over your shoulder, or mounted on your bike so it never has to leave your side. An exterior phone sleeve provides earphone access and touchscreen functionality, while an additional zippered mesh pocket holds your essentials. No matter what you’re up to the Bear Necessities has you covered.

MSRP: $39.99

Gym Jam & Gym Jam Clear

The Gym Jam is the no nonsense hip pack, designed for those who want to get in, get it done and get out. This low-profile pack features a slip-through adjustable waist strap and is bounce resistant allowing you to move however you choose. An earphone portal allows you to stay connected to your phone while an internal stash pocket is perfect to carry cards and money. Your pack shouldn’t slow you down, keep up the pace with the Gym Jam. The Gym Jam Clear features a home phone sleeve for touchscreen functionality from the outside.

MSRP: $19.99 & $24.99

For Fall 2018, the Transit Series expands to include lifestyle-inspired hip bags built for the modern adventurer, whether commuting or cruising town. LED lights, hand muff integration, easy phone access, and a minimalist design set the five new bag styles apart.

Hi Beam & Women’s High Beam Round

The Hi Beam is sure to get you noticed. Designed with integrated LED lights that increase visibility, the Hi Beam will make your commute safer and make sure you’re not missed. Complete with an exterior phone sleeve with earphone portal for easy phone access, an internal stash pocket for cards and cas,h and a reflective bungee to lockdown your external gear, the Hi Beam is the hip bag for the modern commuter. MSRP $39.99

For more information about Chums or to book an OR + SS appointment, or contact Jesse at jesse@whitecloudcommunication.com.

About Chums:

In 1983, a Colorado River guide sought a simple way to keep his sunglasses out of the river. Through this innovative idea the Original Cotton Chum was born. More than thirty years later, Chums is now a global brand that offers a wide range of outdoor products and apparel. Chums’ mantra is simple: provide fun, quality products to enjoy while at work or play. Chums: Helping You Hang On Since 1983.



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Jesse Ambrogi-Yanson

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