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QUALITY PROMISE
JOLT TEST
A loaded luggage is subjected to 5,000 jolts for suitcase and 12,500 jolts for briefcase for the reliability of
  • A- Handle and Lug fixing
  • B- Luggage under deformation simulating actual usage conditions of handling of luggage
THE TUMBLE TEST
20 REVOLUTIONS & OBSTACLES
A loaded luggage is subjected to 20 tumbles in a large rotating drum with protruding obstacles to test the reliability of
  • A - Lock and latches Simulating accidental fall during actual travel
  • The test is undertaken to test the wear and tear of the luggage as a whole
THE WHEEL TEST
10 KMS
A loaded luggage is subjected to linear motion covering a distance of 10 Kms to test the reliability of
  • A - Wheel and Wheel assembly
  • B - Pulling Handle assembly Simulating actual usage condition
  • The test is undertaken to test the wear and tear of wheels
OPENING & CLOSING TEST FOR S/C
3,000 cycles
A loaded luggage is subjected to opening and closing for 3,000 cycles with part load in top portion for the reliability of
  • A- Divider flap and elastic strap
  • B- Rear Hinge area Simulating actual usage condition
PENDULUM TEST
1000 TIMES
A loaded luggage is subjected to swing for 1000 times with corners impacting on fixed metal plates to test reliability of
  • A- Handle and Lug fixing, Simulating actual condition
  • B- Corners Simulating Airport conveyor handling
PRESSURE TEST
LUGGAGE OVERLOADING
A luggage is subjected to pressure test to check the fitment of shell and frame, simulating overloading of luggage in actual use.
THE LOCK TEST
PUSH & RELEASE CYCLES
We check the locks durability by operating the lock for 15000 cycles in one go continuously.
THE DROP TEST
5 TIMES
Dropping the bag 5 times on the ground at all corners and sides.
THE HANDLE TEST
3500 TIMES
Tested by giving jerks to the handle for 3500 times in a loaded condition.
THE ZIPPER TEST
15000 TIMES, FORCE APPLIED TO SLIDERS & ZIPPERS
Force is applied to sliders and zippers to test the strength of zippers and pullers.
VIP spells quality
VIP luggage is synonymous with quality. Every single VIP bag goes through a series of quality tests that test it for reliability & durability. All components are rigorously tested which includes testing of material, zippers, wheels, lugs and handles. Only when the tests approve the quality of the product, the luggage is released for sale. The series of tests conducted by VIP include Tumble Test, Handle Test, Lock Test, Drop Test, and Wheel Test. These tests simulate expected wear and tear of the luggage items to ensure that the items can endure and not sustain any major damages during their expected lifetime.
Those who have used VIP over the years swear by its quality. It is not unusual to see travelers sporting their ten year old VIP luggage with pride when traveling. VIP luggage is not only sleek, stylish but also extremely durable.

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