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Send Students Back To School with OtterBox Essentials

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Back to school means back to an environment that is tough on tech. Help protect students' favorite devices with back to school essentials from OtterBox.

OtterBox has the back to school essentials you need to keep tech safe from drops, bumps, scratches and hallway havoc. Check out the Messenger Bag, uniVERSE Case System and Profile Series.

Students pack along a wide variety of tech when they head back to school, and OtterBox helps cover it all. OtterBox uniVERSE Case System, Profile Series and the OtterBox Messenger Bag are the complete back-to-school tech survival kit.

OtterBox uniVERSE Case System outfits iPhone 6/6s, $49.95, and iPhone 6 Plus/6s Plus, $59.95, with a slim, protective OtterBox case that transforms students devices by attaching a variety of accessories from leading brands.1 The ecosystem gives students the ability to extend battery life, keep cash and IDs close, expand memory and more with accessories from leading brands like PolarPro, SanDisk and Goal Zero. The possibilities are endless.

Plus, students can put their imaginations to work by inventing their own module for the uniVERSE Case System. Kids between seventh and 12th grade, ages 13 to 18 can enter the uniVERSE Student Challenge for a chance to win an Apple iPhone, a uniVERSE case, assortment of accessory modules and a VIP trip to OtterBox headquarters in Fort Collins, Colo.2

Taking notes, creating videos and typing term papers – the iPad has become commonplace in today's classroom. OtterBox Profile Series provides a convenient folio that doubles as a one-position stand and provides trusted drop protection. Profile Series is a durable, low-profile folio case for iPad mini 4, $39.95, iPad Air 2, $49.95, and iPad mini 1/2/3, $39.95.

From the leader in device protection now comes a convenient Messenger Bag, $39.95, that holds smartphone, keys, laptop and other daily essentials. The main compartment includes a padded laptop sleeve that fits most 13-inch laptops, helping keep each student's laptop or tablet protected from bumps and accidental drops.

OtterBox uniVERSE Case System, Profile Series and OtterBox Messenger Bag are available now on otterbox.com. To enter the uniVERSE Student Challenge, visit otterbox.com/universechallenge.

About OtterBox:

OtterBox boldly innovates and designs premium protective cases for smartphones and tablets. From its humble beginnings in a Fort Collins, Colo., garage, OtterBox has evolved its product lines to meet the needs of today's mobile consumer to become the No. 1 selling smartphone case in the U.S.3 From rugged to versatile to fashionable, OtterBox has a product for every lifestyle.

At the center of every OtterBox innovation is a deeper goal to effect positive, lasting change. In partnership with the OtterCares Foundation, OtterBox grows to give back by inspiring kids to change the world through entrepreneurship and philanthropy. To learn more about this mission, visit otterbox.com/givingback.

For more information, visit www.otterbox.com.


1 OtterBox uniVERSE Case System is NOT protective against water. Will provide added protection against drops and shock.

2 To see terms and conditions, visit http://www.otterbox.com/en-us/universechallenge.html

3 Source: The NPD Group/Retail Tracking Service: Cell Phone Device Protection/Units Sold 2012 – 2015

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For further information: Kristen Tatti, (970) 490-7414, kristen.tatti@otterproducts.com