Targus (corporation)

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Private company
IndustryMobile Computing Accessories
Key people
Mikel Williams (CEO)
OwnerTGHI, Inc.

The Targus Corporation is a United States-based manufacturer of accessories mostly related to mobile computing, photography, and locks. It was founded in 1983.[1]


According to the company, "Targus has 45 offices worldwide and direct distribution in over 100 countries".[2] It is a private company headquartered in Anaheim, California, USA.[citation needed]


Targus' line of products includes a variety of backpacks, messenger bags, briefcases and attaché cases, all designed to store notebook computers and other manifestations of mobile computing. Targus also sells through computer manufacturers to provide carrying cases for mobile computers.

Targus produces a range of computer peripherals, including, USB/FireWire hubs and cables, Bluetooth accessories, replacement power cords and bricks for notebook computers, locking mechanisms for notebook computers, keyboards and mice, portable hard disk drives, optical drives and memory card readers, cooling enclosures for notebook computers, PDA accessories, and tablet PC cases.[citation needed]

Targus also makes optical disc storage devices (DVD cases, CD folders, and the like).[citation needed]


  1. ^ Corrigan, Tom (2016-02-10). "Targus Begins Wind Down in Bankruptcy". Wall Street Journal. ISSN 0099-9660. Retrieved 2018-05-09.
  2. ^ "Targus Story". targus.com. Retrieved 2015-12-10.

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