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Businesses Can Keep Their iPad® Air Safe with New Kensington SecureBack™ M Series Basic and Rugged Enclosures

From kiosk to storefront, it's total protection for tablet Point-of-Sale Systems

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kensington, a worldwide leader in delivering smart. safe. simple. mobile accessories, today introduced five new protective accessories built to safeguard iPad Air tablets deployed in point-of-sale business environments. The latest additions join Kensington's line of SecureBack M Series Basic and Rugged Enclosures designed for businesses needing safe, convenient protection for their mobile devices while in use by their workforce or customers.

 

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From retail to hospitality, healthcare to food service, tablet Point-Of-Sale (POS) systems simplify and streamline business in a growing number of industries. Mobile devices have become essential tools in the warehouse, on the shop floor, and in the field – and iPad Air investments demand the highest standard of security to deter theft and avoid damage. Kensington's enclosures for iPad Air are engineered to safeguard these devices with security and drop protection, while preserving mobility and aesthetics.

"We design our products to raise the standard of defense for businesses deploying tablets," said Judy Barker, Senior Global Product Manager at Kensington. "Our SecureBack M Series products offer serious protection, without detracting from the sleekness of the iPad Air's design or ease of use. These are smart, safe, and simple security products that ensure customer and employee interaction is never interrupted."

New Kensington SecureBack M Series Basic and Rugged Enclosures for iPad Air

Kensington SecureBack M Series Modular Enclosure for iPad® Air (Black - K67827WW; SRP $69.99): Add security and strength to Point of Sale (POS) systems while maintaining the iPad Air's sleek, lightweight profile and ease of use with the SecureBack M Series Modular Enclosure for iPad Air. It works seamlessly with the ClickSafe lock (lock sold separately) and wraps the tablet in a strong, low-profile case to guard against bumps and scratches.

Kensington SecureBack M Series Rugged Case Enclosure for iPad® Air (Black - K67829WW; SRP $79.99): The SecureBack M Series Rugged Enclosure can protect against dust thanks to its optional port covers. Maybe best of all, the Enclosure is expandable – with a host of accessories available sold separately, including the Rotating Hand Strap (K67832WW), Kick Stand (K67786WW), and POS Stand (K67773WW).

Kensington SecureBack M Series Modular Enclosure with CCR for iPad® Air (Black - K67828WW; SRP $89.99): This new enclosure is ideal in any environment because it elevates service, provides new opportunities for data mining, and allows for mobile payments with Square or PayPal devices.

Kensington Rugged Band for SecureBack M Series for iPad® Air (Black - K67830WW; SRP $19.99): The Rugged Band has dual layer construction, providing the maximum level of protection. The tablet's vulnerable corners receive extra protection and the raised bezel shields the Retina® display from scratches. It fits the iPad Air perfectly and integrates seamlessly with the Kensington SecureBack M Series Enclosure.

Kensington Rugged Band for SecureBack M Series for iPad® Air with CCR Support (Black - K67831WW; SRP $19.99): This band fits the iPad Air perfectly and integrates seamlessly with the Kensington SecureBack M Series Enclosure, including an opening for a credit card reader to support mobile payments through Square or PayPal.

Product Availability
The Kensington SecureBack M Series products are available for purchase at Kensington.com and Amazon.com. For additional information on the new and existing line of Kensington products, please visit www.kensington.com.

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About Kensington
Kensington, a leader in smart. safe. simple. computing accessories, is the recognized industry standard trusted by enterprises around the world. Kensington's mobile security product offerings include laptop and mobile security locks providing a new generation of front-line protection for mobile devices. In addition, Kensington offers accessories including power adapters, chargers, mice, keyboards, trackballs, universal docking stations, desktop accessories, carrying cases and iPad/iPhone/iPod accessories. Headquartered in Redwood Shores, California, Kensington is the technology division of ACCO Brands (NYSE: ACCO), a world leader in branded office products, with products marketed in more than 100 countries across the globe. For more information, visit www.kensington.com or call Kensington toll-free at 1-800-235-6708.

Kensington is a registered trademark of ACCO Brands. SecureBack and smart. safe. simple. are trademarks of ACCO Brands. Apple and iPad are trademarks or registered trademarks of Apple Inc. All other registered and unregistered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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