The digital age requires commuters to be hands-free at all times. Backpack sales are one big beneficiary of this trend. By May of last year, backpack sales for adults had jumped 33% from the previous 12 months.

Deluxe computer backpack has a tablet pocket and a padded laptop compartment. From Victorinox Swiss Army, asi/93755, 800-243-4066.

Accent 18-can cooler has an insulated main compartment with a heat-sealed PEVA lining. From CMBags, asi/46420, 800-238-4858.

Sports bag drawstring backpack is made of nonwoven polypropylene. From Amaco, asi/47971, 800-234-5740.

Two-tone drawstring backpack is made of nonwoven polypropylene with a framed imprint area. From Evans Manufacturing, asi/52840, 800-745-3826.

Colorful drawstring backpack is incredibly spacious for low-hassle loading and unloading. From Gold Bond, asi/57653, 423-842-5844.

The Mission backpack has a tablet pocket that fits up to a 10’’ device with case. From Gemline, asi/56070, 800-800-3200.

Nonwoven drawstring backpack is constructed with heavyweight polypropylene. From Heritage Sportswear, asi/60582, 800-537-2222.

Polycanvas tablet backpack has a zippered front pocket sized to fit most tablets. From Bullet, asi/42424, 800-749-7367.

Unique nautical-styled backpack has waterproof lining and three large compartments. From SailorBags, asi/84293, 585-924-3937.

Pink camo is a hot pattern and this hydration-ready 600D poly backpack has it. From Kati Sportcap & Bag, asi/64140, 800-392-5559.

Heavy-duty 600D polyester backpack features hooded bi-directional zippers. From Superex, asi/90231, 866-214-4393.

The rugged TacPack is built from 600 Denier polyester with a water-resistant coating. From Starline, asi/89320, 800-831-2231.