Backpacks are an important part of back-to-school so what are the best backpacks this year for kids to carry all their stuff. eBags has more than 7,000 backpacks in 250 brands and their number one selling pack is the Swiss Gear Scansmart.

This year, more pocket and better organization in what is being sot; everybody wants more compartments for all of their devices. This bag is load with pockets to stash gadgets like laptops, water bottles, phones, glasses and more. Parents like it for their kids because of the storage but also because of the wider padded shoulder straps that make a very bag easier to carry.

Kids on the other hand like style too. Style and personality in a backpack are a way for them to express themselves. Herschel Little America bags are super stylish and a favorite of high schoolers. Another favorite is Jansport Superbreak with more than 50 different patterns and colors.

If you child’s backpack is more than 15% of their body weight, give them wheels. A rolling backpack relieves the stress of carrying a heavy pack.

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