By Anton Constantinou
Business travellers are more tech-ready than ever before. Today’s road warrior takes not only their phone and laptop with them on trips away, but a whole host of other devices which meet all manner of needs. With all business travel comes an element of organisation and planning, and so having the right travel gadgets at your disposal can really help you stay ahead of the curve.
In no particular order, we give you…
Our top 10 cool business travel gadgets for 2019.
1.) Travelrest – Ultimate Travel Pillow
It’s not always easy sleeping on planes. But, with the Travelrest’s Ultimate Travel Pillow you can doze off comfortably and conveniently. The pillow is great for chronic pain sufferers and promotes proper neck, head and cervical alignment, meaning you shouldn’t encounter any discomfort in using it.
2.) PackTidy Shirt & Tie Commuter Travel Luggage Organizer
Save on the ironing and instead invest in this carry case which keeps your shirts crease free. The luggage organizer comes in three colours and can also be used to store ties. It’s compact in size and fits easily into suitcases and backpacks. The ideal gadget for business travellers in a rush.
3.) Tarriss Jetsetter Digital Luggage Scale
Say no to overweight baggage fees with this handy travel accessory, perfect for a flight or cruise. The Tarris Jetsetter Digital Luggage Scale is lightweight and features an easy-to-read LCD display, allowing you to monitor the weight of your baggage.
4.) Lumina 15000mAh Ultra Compact Portable Charger
With so many portable chargers out there, it can be difficult knowing which one to choose. Arguably one of the best gadgets on our list is this ultra-compact portable charger by Lumina which boasts two USB outputs and a smart LED power display. It features a lifetime warranty and is compatible with iPhone, Android, Samsung and tablet devices.
5.) BAGSMART Travel Cable Organizer
BAGSMART’s cable organiser is an excellent resource for keeping all your cables in one place. It’s durable and water repellent with a tasteful nylon moulded case that protects against dust, scratches and accidental dropping.
6.) S’well Teakwood Water Bottle
Reusable water bottles are all the rage these days. This S’well water bottle is seriously stylish and is made of BPA-free stainless steel, with a smart matte finish that bears resemblance to natural teak. The bottle keeps drinks cold for 24 hours and hot for a period of 12 hours, making it a great all-occasion accessory.
7.) BOOM 3 Bluetooth Speaker
UE’s Boom 3 Bluetooth speaker is in a league of its own and matches 360 degree sound with deep bass and one-touch music control. It’s drop and dust proof, with a two-tone fabric design that catches the light beautifully. The device comes with four different presets and offers 15 hours of battery life.
8.) LugLoc Luggage Locator
Smart luggage trackers are great for keeping tabs on your belongings and allow you to accurately trace anything which might have gone missing. Our luggage tracker of choice works anywhere in the world and is synced up to a simple mobile app that enables you to monitor your luggage in real-time.
9.) Logitech MX Master 2s Wireless Mouse
Logitech’s MX Master 2S is one of the best Bluetooth mice around and features customisable buttons, along with high precision tracking. It works well on any surface and fits perfectly in the hand, providing precision movements and long-lasting battery power. What more could you ask for?
10.) AKG N40 headphones
Need a pair of headphones you can count on? AKG’S N40 in-ear, noise-cancelling headphones have been named the best in the market, owing to their excellent build, comfortable fit, and incredible sound. They may fetch a high price, but if quality is what you’re after then they’re well worth investing in.