Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Unless the context requires otherwise, the words “Tumi,” “the Company,” “we,” “us” and “our” in this Annual Report on Form 10-K refer to Tumi Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries. Overview We are a leading high-growth, global, premium lifestyle brand whose products offer superior quality, durability, functionality and innovative design. We have grown at a compound annual growth rate of 13% in net sales and 17% in operating income from 2005 through 2012. We offer a comprehensive line of travel and business products and accessories in multiple categories, building on our strong heritage of producing high-end performance travel goods and business cases. We design our products for, and market our products to, sophisticated professionals, frequent travelers and brand-conscious individuals who enjoy the premium status of Tumi products. We have a significant and loyal consumer base with our typical consumer owning multiple Tumi products. ... More ...