Hampton Products introduces biometric luggage lock at The Travel Goods Show
Security products manufacturer and distributor Hampton Products has unveiled its biometric fingerprint padlock for the luxury travel market today at the Travel Goods Show in Las Vegas. The Travel Sentry-approved BenjiLock By Hampton TSA Travel/Luggage Lock allows users to travel without keys and if necessary, can be opened by airport security.
According to the announcement, this new biometric lock is part of a line of products that build on the momentum created by the original BenjiLock By Hampton Fingerprint Padlock. The lock measures approximately 2-4/5″H x 1-5/16″W x 4/5″D and features a built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery, chrome-plated hardened steel shackle, and can store five different fingerprints. The lock also comes with a private, resettable combination and a Micro-USB charging cable is included.
“We’ve designed the latest BenjiLock to be small and lightweight to go where you go, with patented fingerprint technology that allows you to leave your keys at home,” explained Kim Kelley, president, Hampton Products International. “The small profile design makes it an extremely versatile solution for those seeking a strong and secure lock as they move through their day – beyond vacation and business travel it’s also ideal for use on bags and lockers at the gym, and on work and school backpacks.”
The biometric fingerprint lock has a MSRP is $49.99 and is available at selected retailers and as well as online.
In January BIO-key introduced a commercial biometric lock system with cloud hosted tracking and reporting capabilities at CES where they also launched a new line of biometric and Bluetooth enabled carabiner locks for bicycles, scooters and motorcycles.