SAN FRANCISCO, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Chrome Industries today announced three new bags, the Sotnik duffel, Sentinel backpack and Kliper laptop shuttle to be added to their current product line of American Made products. Chrome's commitment to manufacturing in America has been part of its DNA since the brand's inception 18 years ago. All Chrome's American Made bags epitomize excellence of hand crafting product that is design driven and built with purpose. 70% of the bags sold are made at Chrome's manufacturing site in Chico, CA. Combined, the company's sewers have over 300 years of bag making experience and like all Chrome products, are guaranteed for life. "Chrome Industries is known for making the most well-built and durable bags," commented Steve McCallion, president of Chrome Industries. "With the progressive decline in American manufacturing, we are proud to make the majority of our bags in our factory in Chico, California where our team brings over three centuries of experience in making quality bags." In addition McCallion noted, "Fundamentally, Chrome is committed to delivering quality, innovation and craftsmanship. We take pride in our products and how they are made." Chrome Industries' latest American Made products include: Sotnik Duffel: The Sotnik is the ultimate travel duffel and the only duffel you'll ever need. Made with Chrome Industries'100% welded waterproof technology, the Sotnik has a large cargo capacity with a huge opening and can be carried by hand or worn as pack. Sotnik is part of the company's WWII inspired Militia line. The original Militia bags were made to haul wetsuits and beer to and from the beach. All Militia bags feature 100% welded waterproof main compartment that can hold ice-cold beer and keep your stuff dry in a downpour. A zippered compartment keeps wet/dry separate, and outside pockets with stainless steel hardware to store small stuff. Available in Black, Olive and a Limited Edition CamouflageMSRP: $220Sentinel Backpack: This water resistant messenger backpack features a large opening and expandable compression flap for hauling a range of cargo. Made with military grade materials. Simple. Versatile. Iconic. The Sentinal is a scaled down version of Chrome Industries' Pro messener backpack. It has a large opening and flat bottom for hauling binders, books, takeout and twelve packs. The compression flap accommodates a range of cargo shapes and sizes. Internal pockets help keep your essentials organized and accessible.