THE TROLLEY BAGS STORY
Mid 2010 – The first Trolley Bags were invented in Ireland by Paul Doyle when his pregnant wife sent him to do the food shop! After a frustrating trip to the supermarket, Paul came up with the idea of a system of bags which the trolley keeps open for you whilst packing at the supermarket and following many months of design and refinement, Trolley Bags were born.
April 2013 – Paul took his ingenious idea onto the Irish Dragons Den where he made Dragons Den history by getting the quickest offer ever from dragon Gavin Duffy. Following the airing of RTE Dragons Den Series 5: Episode 7, Trolley Bags grow with popular demand and begin sales in Ireland.
Early 2014 – Trolley Bags is acquired by Packing Sorted UK. Following fine tuning and developments of the product to create an even better quality and functioning set of Trolley Bags in brand new colours. This refined prototype name Trolley Bags Original Vibe begins mass production ready for sale in the UK.
July 2014 – The first Trolley Bags Original Vibe are sold in the UK on packingsorted.co.uk
August 2015 – Trolley Bags Express Vibe for shallow trolleys are developed and begin sale in the UK on packingsorted.co.uk
September 2015 – A new colour wave for the Original Bags are born and the sales of Trolley Bags Original Pastel begins on packingsorted.co.uk
November 2015 – Trolley Bags return to their home country and are now available to be purchased again in R.O.I from packingsorted.ie
January 2016 – Pastel meets express when a fourth set of Trolley Bags begins sale in the UK. The year begins with Trolley Bags Express Pastellaunching onto packingsorted.co.uk
Early February 2016 – All 4 sets of Trolley Bags are launched in Europe on sister site packingsorted.eu for delivery across selected EU countries.
Late February 2016 – Trolley Bags begin delivery to the USA with all 4 sets available for US customers from packingsorted.co.uk
April/May 2016 – Trolley Bags launch their US based operations bringing the ease of use and convenience of Trolley Bags ‘across the pond’!
October 2016 – Trolley Bags South Africa opens it’s doors bringing shopping convenience to Africa!