GoPlug - CARRY ON case is live
Our newest campaign for the carry-on case has been launched. Please check it out and support us here:
Thank you for your support!
Josh and the... Read more
Carry-on Case Launches this MONDAY (June 19th)
CARRY-ON CASE LAUNCHES MONDAY
(JUNE 19th at 6am MDT)
Check out the campaign and get notified on launch:
My name is Tyler. I’m new to GoPlug and... Read more
GoPlug -- New Innovations
By now, all of you should have your GoPlug gear (with the exception of the Core Backpack). If you have not, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll fix... Read more
Shipping-- Final Push
Josh has received threats, personal phone calls, and many accusations about shady business practices. Expressing dissatisfaction is welcomed and acceptable; however, those backers making harmful threats is crossing the... Read more
We wear many hats at GoPlug and occasionally are pulled from our designated tasks (like responding to your emails/comments) to assist where critical attention is needed. Please forgive me— I’ll... Read more
Quick Update - International Backers
Want to give a two part update; part 1) all backers, Part 2) International Backers
For those who’ve received the GoPlug gear, thank you for the... Read more
Developer iOS app installation instructions
Just a reminder, we're phasing out communication on this platform. You can reach us at email@example.com.
Also, not everyone will receive a tracking number. If you don't receive a tracking... Read more
We did everything we possibly could to ship your reward before the holidays— some received their rewards already while others are still waiting. If the Cringle 3000 jet... Read more
Product Shipping Update
The time you all have been waiting for has arrived… and for some of you it’s been nearly a two year wait. The cargo of power banks,... Read more
Our Kong Kong fulfillment center has received approval from the air cargo courier to ship the power banks! Here’s a statement about challenges of shipping power banks:... Read more
We know we are overdue for another update and we know you are getting impatient waiting. We are too! Thank you for all your support on this incredibly... Read more
As you are all aware, power banks should have been shipped by now, but … our air cargo courier required an additional test (UN38.3) for air transport of... Read more
Hello Awesome Backers:
We have some great exciting news for the month of September!
First things first, my name is Emily and I am the newest member of the GoPlug... Read more
All the R&D, certifications, designing, sampling, and testing is finished. Although the bags and electronics are currently in various stages of production, the stitching, sewing, and assembly process... Read more
Production on the electronics have been going great!! APP development is nearly finished— see the video demonstration below. It works like magic!!! Bag production (Computer Backpack, Messenger Bag,... Read more
It's been nearly two years since we first began this journey... WAY TOO LONG!! You've been the best backers and will have the best product because of your... Read more
New Campaign - Live on IndieGogo
We are almost live on IndieGogo!!! Check it out here: NEW CAMPAIGN
The Messenger bag and Core Backpack (previously known as the camera backpack) are currently available. We’re only offering... Read more
Production Update - Prepare for Survey
Production Update —
Our team has been working their tails off and we couldn’t be more excited about the progress.
You’ve all waited patiently, and we’re thrilled to declare final... Read more
Weekly Update - Next Product Launch
Hello Backers— Its been a week since the GoPlug Computer Backpack campaign closed. Here's a quick update.
1) The electronics factory ordered all the metal to begin making the molds... Read more
Product photos / Production Update
I’m currently in China meeting with the electronics and bag factories. The electronics factory asked me to be onsite to approve final tooling before production begins— this will... Read more
New Campaign Update
Hello ORIGINAL GoPlug Backers!!
I just sent an update from the new campaign page. Even though it's public (all will be) for everyone to see, I wanted to include you... Read more
Relaunch-- T-minus 12 hours
Relaunch will be happening in a little less than about 12 hour.
For those of you wondering how you'll receive updates, we will be making all of the updates PUBLIC.... Read more
Relaunch Date is Set-- Don't Miss Out!
All product sampling is finally over and production is ready to go! We’re now on schedule to re-launch the campaign (LINK TO NEW CAMPAIGN) and manufacture and ship... Read more
New News is Good News!
Hey 2015 GoPlug Backers,
I'm Lorri-Sue Vodi Rupard and I'm here to A.)Thank you for being incredibly patient believers in this game-changing product, and B.) To announce that Josh is... Read more
Clarifications-- additional questions
There were a few questions that came in after yesterdays announcement. Hope this will clarify things if you're still on the fence about receiving a refund or staying with us...... Read more
This campaign is at a crossroads and we had to make a difficult decision. We will no longer proceed with this project— as of now, it’s cancelled.
Even though we’re... Read more
The GoPlugs Bags Website Is Live!
GREAT NEWS! The GoPlug Bags website is finally live, and it looks gorgeous! You can view the site here: http://goplugbags.com
For all the backers who have been asking about... Read more
Josh headed to sunny southern California this week to tour the fulfillment warehouse GoPlug Bags will be using. Your bags will be manufactured in China, then shipped to... Read more
Another week's flown past already, but this update will be rather light. Josh will be flying to L.A. next week to meet with GoPlug's shipping/fulfillment company to finalize... Read more
Happy Friday! It's been a busy week here at GoPlug Bags: Josh reports that manufacturing is under way, and that he'll be flying to China a few weeks'... Read more
GoPlug's newest member
The GoPlug team is expanding-- Please welcome Courtney, our Customer Service Representative. She will be keeping you updated, replying to comments/inquiries, and making sure your voice is heard.... Read more
Production Update: One area I wish I could’ve improved upon with the post-Kickstarter campaign is more communication. This will get better and I’ll explain how.
First, I want to update... Read more
Post KS campaign update #1
My apologies for not responding sooner-- I love Michael Jacobson's suggestion in the comment section and will try to give weekly updates.
Current Status: Engineering on the batteries an other... Read more
We did it!!
Thank you all for making this campaign so successful. Words can't describe how grateful I am for your pledge of support. Thank you!
A survey will be coming out soon... Read more
5 Days left... Sample Factory Sketches attached
Only five days left before the end of the campaign. We are revolutionizing what bags should be, and the industry has noticed! Because of your support, many companies have inquired... Read more
And the winners are...
AND THE WINNERS for the Facebook battery giveaway are...
23000mAh - Rachel Christianson
32000mAh - Johnny Chu
Solar 32000mAh - Liawaty Ho
CONGRATULATIONS! These batteries will ship with your bags.... Read more
Bag Interior Video (Backpack & Messenger)
As promised, here are videos showing the interior of the Backpack and Messenger bag. I'll post videos of the other bags soon. Keep in mind that we're still making tweaks... Read more
NEW INCENTIVES ADDED - Extra Battery
You made it known loud and clear; "I want extra batteries-- Add batteries to the incentives!". Well, your wish has come true. You can now add batteries to your pledge.... Read more
We have almost hit $100K!! That's amazing! You know what would be even more amazing? Hitting $100K in a week! Helps us reach the $100K by tweeting and sharing this... Read more
Clarification-- SLING BAG
Sorry for another update-- I failed to mention that the sling bag can be swapped with either the backpack or messenger in any of the combo sets. You can specify what... Read more
SLING BAG AVAILABLE--- STRETCH GOAL REACHED!!
WOW, we did it!!! The sling bag is now available. If you want one of these bags, nows the time to get one. Just like the other bags, we are... Read more
The next stretch goal is fast approaching. I’ve heard from a lot of you about the solar battery, some like it, others don’t. Let me be clear about the stretch... Read more
Achieved Stretch Goal #1
Wow-- I am humbled by your support!!! A 32000 mAh battery will now be standard with each bag. This all happened in an amazingly short 14 hours since launching... Read more
GOAL-- In less than 4 hours! If I could dance I'd be sending you a video of my HAPPY dance!
Keep spreading the word so we can add AWESOME... Read more