Bagged carry-on bottle kit takes off

Tumi, Inc. is selling a kit for airline passengers that offers spill-proof bottles in a zippered bag. New York City-based Tumi uses O.Berk Co. PET bottles for its newest product, the Carry-On Essentials Kit. It is a response to the Transportation and Security Administration's (TSA) latest restrictions on what passengers can take with them aboard airplanes.

Tumi offers the new TSA compliant Essentials Kit as a gift to its customers who purchase a new carry-on tote bag or wheeled packing case in any of Tumi's stores nationwide.The Essentials Kit features four spill-proof plastic bottles in a clear zippered pouch, making it the perfect boarding item to hold cosmetics, medications, and other small items.

Two of the 2-oz PET bottles provided by O.Berk are topped by continuous thread black caps; the other two by black disc-top dispensing closures. The bottles are screen-printed with the Tumi brand name in red and the bottle size in black. The four bottles are packaged in a 1-quart reclosable, reusable clear plastic gusseted envelope made from heavy-duty, clear polyvinyl chloride with a heat-sealed PVC zipper.

Tumi products are sold worldwide in Tumi stores department stores, specialty shops, and on the company's Web site.