- Set the mood. Prime everyone for the occasion with patriotic invites, whether mailed, emailed, or posted to social media, and don’t forget the decorations! Flags, balloons, napkins, paper products, you name it—anything red, white, and blue will get partygoers in a
There’s More to Great Cookouts than Good FoodStriving to get just the right sear on that juicy steak for your July 4 family cookout is about as American as it gets, next to mom, apple pie, and baseball. This year, with people out and about again as lockdowns ease and vaccine numbers increase, families and friends will be gathering in big numbers to celebrate not only America’s birthday, but the country’s reopening.What can you do to make sure your cookout is second to none? See Mobile Edge’s hand-picked cookout tips below, plus learn how Mobile Edge can help you make the most of your July 4 cookout experience.
There’s less than a week to go before Father’s Day, June 20. Have you found that perfect gift yet to show your father, stepfather, or grandfather that you appreciate all he does for you? Whether your dad’s an all work, no play type of guy or just the opposite, he’s sure to enjoy a new Mobile Edge laptop bag, laptop case, briefcase, backpack, or gaming backpack for his go-bag, or a personal productivity or mobile power accessory to fill it.
Mobile Edge Preps for a Banner Father’s Day Holiday Shopping SeasonWith a return to some semblance of pre-COVID-19 normalcy in the air as travel and gathering restrictions ease, the National Retail Federation is projecting a near 20% surge in spending by US consumers this Father’s Day compared to last year, up from $17 billion to more than $20 billion. Whether your dad, stepdad, grandfather, or father-in-law is a tech-savvy professional, busy traveler, gamer at heart, or a non-traditional student, Mobile Edge has just what you need to take the guesswork out of getting the right gift to make your pappy happy and show him how much he’s loved and appreciated.“With Father’s Day just around the corner and summer about to begin, I think we’re all wanting to breathe a huge sigh of relief as we rebound from the challenges of the last 14 months or so,” says
Graduates Can Organize, Protect, and Power Their Gaming Gear with Mobile Edge With U.S. employers expected to hire 7.2% more college graduates from the Class of 2021 compared to 2020 levels, and roughly 3.8 million High School graduates either heading to college in September or entering the labor force this summer, millions of young people are on the move looking to start careers or extend their schooling. Mobile Edge applauds their nose-to-the-grindstone work ethic while we also recognize graduates need time to play, too. For Generation Z and Millennials, that means videogaming, which continues to surge in popularity.“Everybody needs some down time. No one, no matter their age, should be all work and no play,” says Paul June, VP of Marketing for Mobile Edge, a leading manufacturer of protective laptop and gaming console cases, backpacks, and accessories. “One way young people relax these days is through
With the Nation Opening Up, Plus the Arrival of Graduation Season, Holidays, and Summer Getaways, Consumers Are Poised to Resume Their Mobile LifestylesAs vaccines roll out and travel restrictions ease just in time for summer, consumers are eager to get their “travel on” and resume their mobile lifestyles. With its industry-leading selection of fashionable, protective laptop bags, laptop cases, and console-ready backpacks for men and women, plus its assortment of mobile power solutions, Mobile Edge provides all the tools travelers need to protect, organize, and power their tech in style.By car or by plane, some 94% of Americans are planning to travel this summer, according to Concur’s Tripit.com website, while those dreaming of international travel are also cautiously optimistic. Such a resurgence in mobility means consumers need to up their game to safeguard their gear against accidental drops and bumps, the elements, and spills from
As New Grads Prepare for Life after School, Mobile Edge Protective Laptop Cases and Bags Offer Peace of MindEven during these COVID times, more than 3.7 million high school graduates and 4 million college graduates are about to get their diplomas as the school year wraps up. As those graduates embark on their next venture, they will need to organize, protect, and store their tech as they go mobile. Mobile Edge provides graduates peace of mind with their award-winning, innovative, and stylish protective laptop cases, laptop bags, and backpacks for students and executives — plus a wide range of accessories, including mobile power.“Students are the backbone of the future,” explains Paul June, VP of Marketing for Mobile Edge, a leading manufacturer of protective laptop and gaming console cases, backpacks, and accessories. “Throughout their school years, parents, caregivers, and teachers have given them the
Mobile Edge Prepares for Tech Gifts to be Among this Year’s Top SellersWith growing consumer confidence that an end to the pandemic is in sight plus a recent round of stimulus checks, Mobile Edge Prepares for Tech Gifts to be Among this Year’s Top Sellers for Mother’s Day. In recognition of moms everywhere, Mobile Edge is offering incredible sitewide savings and exclusive Mother’s Day specials now through May 9.Consumer spending on Mother’s Day 2021 is expected to top $28 billion, an increase of more than 5 percent compared to last year. The National Retail Federation expects tech gifts to be among this year’s top sellers, plus we should see an increase in spending on special outings as COVID-19 vaccinations roll out and stay-at-home restrictions ease.With all of that new electronic gear and being on the move again, “mom” is going to need ways to keep her tech
Mobile Power Banks Provide Crucial Backup Power for Mobile DevicesIf you’re on the go for more than eight hours a day, you depend on mobile power to get your devices connected and keep you connected. The problem is the average smartphone battery charge lasts only 5 to 7 hours, depending on the model, screen brightness, the number and type of apps you have open, and (to some extent) luck. Do the math. To bridge the gap, you need a reliable mobile power bank.Mobile Edge’s Core Power AC USB 27,000mAh Portable Laptop Charger is the perfect mobile power solution for a wide range of mobile devices, including smartphones, tablets, and even power-hungry laptops. It delivers an incredible 85 watts of power and features a universal AC outlet, which means you don’t need any special adapters for your laptop or netbook. Just plug in as you would any wall outlet.“We’ve all
The Little Things We Do to Help Protect the Environment Add UpEarth Day 2021 is so big, organizers couldn’t possibly fit everything into just one day, so this year’s events will take place from April 20 to 22. The events include a virtual youth climate summit featuring hundreds of youth activists from around the world, a global education summit spanning seven time zones, and a worldwide Earth Day Live digital event on April 22 that features workshops, panel discussions, and special performances.“Solving the world’s environmental challenges isn’t going to happen overnight, but that shouldn’t discourage us from trying,” explains Paul June, VP of Marketing for Mobile Edge, a leading manufacturer of protective laptop cases and backpacks, including an environmentally friendly collection of messenger bags and backpacks. “If each of us were to do just one thing, big or small, those actions would add up fast.”Earth Day started in
At Home or on the Go, Mobile Edge Power Banks Make Running Out of Power a Thing of the PastTravel for work and pleasure may be down due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the need for power on-the-go remains ever-present, especially with some 67% of the world’s population using mobile devices—a number that’s expected to continue growing.“Whether mobile users are at home, college, in the office, or on the go, they need power,” says Paul June, VP of Marketing for Anaheim, California-based Mobile Edge, which specializes in producing protective laptop cases, backpacks, and accessories, including mobile power banks. “Managing the battery life of your laptop, tablet, or smartphone can be a tricky thing, and wall outlets aren’t always as available as we’d like them to be. Used as a backup power source, Mobile Edge power banks provide insurance that you will have lightweight portable power at