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    • Outstanding design quality

      ZARGES k424XC-41811ZARGES K424 XC roller case named German Design Award winner for 2017 The German Design Council recognized the ZARGES K424 XC roller case as a winner in the “Universal Design” and “Workshops and Tools” categories. The K424 XC is the mobility solution for convenient, secure transport. Combining the high product quality customers have come to expect from traditional ZARGES cases with an innovative mobility solution, the K424 XC features built-in casters and a retractable telescopic handle integrated in the frame under the case, which does not intrude upon the spacious interior or impede its practical stackability. The German Design Award is the premium international award for design. Its aim: to discover, present and recognize unique design trends. This is why each year top-notch submissions from the field of product and communications design – all pioneers of the international design landscape in their own right – receive recognition. Initiated in 2012,… Read more… 

    • ZARGES Announces IGBC Grizzly Bear-Resistant Certification

      Several models of ZARGES K470 case survive real-world testing July 30, 2015, Charlotte, NC – Today, ZARGES Cases USA announced that several of their legendary K470 Aluminum shipping and storage cases have been certified as Grizzly Bear-Resistant by the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee (IGBC). This certification means that certain national parks, including Yellowstone National Park, will allow campers to bring their food supplies into the park when stored in approved K470 cases. According to the IGBC, the case was subjected to the IGBC live-bear testing protocol and successfully passed the test. This means the approved sizes of the ZARGES K470 meet minimum IGBC bear-resistant design and structural standards. National Marketing Manager Tracy Johnson asserted, “Campers, adventurers, and expeditioners have been choosing ZARGES’ K470 cases with confidence for over half a century, knowing they will protect valuable equipment and perishable supplies in a variety of hostile conditions. We are proud that… Read more… 

    • ZARGES Announces the K424 XC Mobile Aluminum Transport Case

      ZARGES K424 XC groupThe K424 XC is your new indispensable companion for life’s adventures Charlotte NC, November 18, 2014 - ZARGES Inc. is proud to announce the K424 XC mobile aluminum transport case, the ultimate in security, versatility and mobility. The K424 XC incorporates special wheels for maximum mobility and an integrated sturdy, ergonomic pull-out (retractable) handle. The cases are guaranteed to be stackable through built-in stacking features and stacking corners. Each comes equipped with standard removable base foam inserts and durable ZARGES Comfort fasteners. The requirements for a mobile aluminum box are as varied as the needs of the people who use them. Relevant applications include: public safety and fire departments, photographers and photo studios, museums, athletics and sports teams, colleges and universities, science and research, clean rooms, salespeople and business travelers. Key Benefits: Mobility: Multiple wheel choices allow for convenient transport of any kind of materials or cargo over all terrain… Read more… 

    • ZARGES Partners with U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Snowboarding and U.S. Freeskiing

      U.S. Ski Team's ZARGES CaseCharlotte, NC, November 12, 2014– ZARGES, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aluminum cases, is proud to announce that they have been selected as a partner for the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA), the parent organization of the U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Snowboarding and U.S. Freeskiing. Under ZARGES’ four year sponsorship agreement, ZARGES will provide skiers, snowboarders and technicians with premier aluminum cases to store and transport their valuable equipment. In addition, ZARGES will offer special co-branded cases to USSA members and their friends.   For over 80 years, ZARGES has offered superior aluminum products, relying on engineering expertise and high quality to provide stock and custom solutions. ZARGES delivers unparalleled protective aluminum cases. ZARGES aluminum cases lead the market with their durability and light weight, protecting their contents from the elements, while allowing for greater storage capacity than composite cases. “We have been using ZARGES for close to… Read more… 

    • ZARGES Awarded GSA Schedule 81 I B Contract

      K470 aluminum shipping and storage casesAluminum cases now available on GSA Advantage! website Charlotte, NC – ZARGES, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aluminum cases, is proud to announce that they have been awarded a Schedule 81 I B contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), the procurement arm of the Federal government. Schedule 81 I B includes all shipping, packaging and packing supplies. The five-year contract, GS-02F-074BA, allows for Federal customers to efficiently purchase ZARGES products, including the K470 aluminum shipping and storage case. The GSA establishes long-term, government-wide contracts with commercial vendors to streamline and standardize the process of procuring products and services for the entire Federal government. ZARGES’ inclusion as a GSA Schedule 81 vendor enables all government agencies to obtain products at approved pricing and with license terms from a trusted vendor. ZARGES K470 is also part of the Disaster Recovery Purchasing program, making it available for purchase by State… Read more… 

    • ZARGES Announces Mitraset Racklite Aluminum 19” Rackmount Solutions

       April 11th, 2014, Charlotte NC, ZARGES announced the Mitraset® Racklite 19˝ rack mount transport cases.  They are designed in accordance with MIL-T 28800, MIL-STD 810, EIA and IEEE Standards. The Mitraset Racklite achieves protection class IP 65 due to seam-welded housing construction and a peripheral sealed lid. The all-aluminum construction of the cases eliminates distortion resulting from high temperature exposure. Employing interchangeable lids and spring steel latches, the Mitraset Racklite eliminates the problem of mismatched rack-mount lids and knuckle busting latches. The cases are watertight and aluminum provides excellent heat dissipation. The cases protect equipment against general environmental effects such as impact, shock and vibration, protection against electromagnetic interferences such as radio waves, lightning, etc., as well as general environmental effects such as heat, humidity and dust. They withstand a temperature range of -238° to 302° F; and are UV, water, weather and corrosion resistant. “Increasing numbers of customers have requested lighter… Read more… 

    • Zarges introduces the K470-IP 65

      No chance for wetness and dust. K 470 universal containers from ZARGES now also with water jet protection The K 470 universal container made of aluminium – already developed in the 1950’s – is now considered a true classic within the ZARGES range and has been an archetype for many other logistics products of the long-established Weilheim company. As the latest expansion of the range of modern transport solutions, the established multi-functional box is now also offered in a water jet protected design (IP 65) and is thus the only waterproof aluminium container available on the market. The series is already equipped with reliable rain and spraywater protection (IP 54), and the new version of the K 470 universal container can now also be used where more impermeability is required. For example, when mounted on vehicles, boats or the like, increased protection from wetness and dust is often necessary. A… Read more…