DOT-DROPS is designed for curious and exquisite travellers. They are nomads travelling across continents or working in an office with an open window on the world, who are looking only for the best. Travelling is a state of mind.
Birth of DOT-DROPS
1983 birth of the « dots design »
At that time Bloomingdale’s New York organized a special event « Only the best of France », they select JUMP to be its top-of-the-line French luggage and bags, Bernard EHRET has a chance to unveil another innovative product : bags made from a material used for airport flooring, this collection is called MULL-ISLAND
2008 birth of DOT-DROPS brand
Bernard Ehret felt that it’s time to re-launch the « dots design » because now this design match perfectly with the new trends of consumption.
He developed a new DOT-DROPS ® material so to reinforce the link with the industrial floor used for airport and subway halls used by thousands of travelers. Great strength is its main feature.
This timeless material can be immediately recognized anywhere by everyone, travel is its DNA.
Also he created creates a unique and patented design for the rigid suitcase in order to match with the soft collection.
2009 birth of customization concept
Inspired by the vogue for pixel art and the difficulty encountered by many travelers in spotting their own
luggage on the airport baggage carousels, Bernard’s sons Julien & Marc designed a way to customize DOT-DROPS® rigid cases on-line at www.mydotdrops.com.
Personality & Lifestyle
Design possibilities are limitless, meaning that everyone can now have their own unique customized luggage: 165 dots to draw your travel personality.
Today DOT-DROPS focuses not only on strengthening products but on distinction, originality and elegance
Rigid case, Exclusive registred design
- 100% premium pure Bayer polycarbonate, ultra-light and extremely robust
- Japanese Hinomoto 360° multi-directional wheels, very quiet and hard-wearing
- TSA approved lock system
Rigid case, Customized patterns
- 3Mtm premium stickers
- Protective cover
Bags, Exclusive design and fabrics
- Casual and business collections
- Exclusive dot design PVC
Flagship store, Paris, France
- Opened in November 2011
- Located in Fashion Area, Saint-Germaine-des-Près
Department store, Galerie Lafayette flagship store, Paris
Department store, BHV Paris, Paris
RAUM Edition Shop in shop, Seoul
Concept store, Shop in shop at LAB CONCEPT, Hong-Kong
Department store, Galleria Seoul, Korea
Department store, Daimaru Tokyo, Japan
Department store, Lane Crawford Canton Road, Hong-Kong
Window display La Rinascente, Milano
PR launching event, Seoul
Trade show, Who’s next, Paris
Trade show, Tokyo Design, Japan
Trade show, TGA Las-Vegas, USA
Sponsoring, Miss France beauty contest, France
Press roadshow, Claska hotel Tokyo, Japan
Press roadshow, Asia
POS Promo, MERCI concept store, Paris, France
POS Promo, Galeries Lafayette, Paris, France
POS Promo, Takashimaya Nagoya, Japan
Advertising campaign, France & Japan
Advertising campaign, Korea
Advertising campaign, USA
Press clipings, France
Press clipings, Japan
Press clipings, Korea
Press clipings, China
Press clipings, Taiwan