These travel accessories will help you pack like a pro for your next trip

People tend to keep luggage around for a long time. And why not? New suitcases are pricey, and no matter how banged up or patched up that old bag gets, it still holds your clothes. Right?

Maybe not. Here are 15 travel bags and accessories that make a strong case for upgrading your gear. They've got innovations that will let you pack more, improve your organization and be prepared for any emergency.

Suitcases

Tanka Engine Hard-Side 3-Piece Spinner Luggage

Made of scratch-free ABS material and equipped with three dial-side combination locks, this baggage set presents a tough exterior. But when it comes time for packing, the flexible interior expands by up to 2.5", giving you a surprising amount of space. A set of 3 bags is on sale now for 10% off.

J World Tanka Zuni 4-Pc Hard-Side Spinner Luggage Set

Tanka's Zuni line sports the same expandable packing space and adds plenty of organizational perks. There's an X panel for keeping things separate and multiple mesh pockets for smaller gear. The 4-pack set includes a large and mid-size suitcase, carry-on bag and beauty case, all priced at 10% off the MSRP.

J World DIA Polycarbonate Luggage Set

Feather-light double spinners let these bags travel smoothly and quickly across the terminal, and the polycarbonate shell is durable yet pliable. Corner protection and interior dividers show attention to detail in this well-made set. Pick up the set of three for a 10% discount.

Genius Pack 30" Spinner Upright Suitcase

True to its name, the Genius Pack is loaded with features. The interior not only includes a ton of mesh pockets but has them labeled by category. There's even a separate compartment for dirty laundry that vacuum-seals to keep things compact. The Genius Pack just had a price drop to $199.99, making it nearly half off the list price.

Tach Tuff Connectable Hard Luggage Set

This heavy-duty luggage set sports ball-bearing spinner wheels, making them easy enough to handle as individual pieces. But you can also lock them together to create a luggage train of sorts, and even load on additional bags thanks to the flat-top design. The interlocking suitcase and carry-on set is now a full 42% off the retail price.

Duffel Bags and Carry-On

VENQUE® Flypack 3-Way Convertible Bag

Briefcase, backpack or carry-on, the VENQUE Flypack is whatever the situation demands. Its lightweight fabric is water repellent for long hikes, and the sleek design and laptop-compatible size makes it perfect for the office. Pick yours up for a 15% discount today.

VENQUE® NY Daypack

For work, school or day trips, this is the perfect grab-and-go bag. Inner pockets keep your laptop or other devices protected while an outer strap pocket gives you a handy holster for your ID or transit card. Get the VENQUE® NY Daypack now for 15% off the MSRP.

Foldable Travel Duffel Bag

Compression buckles let you pack a ton into this duffel, and the waterproof nylon fabric keeps the extra weight minimal. Pack it in the suitcase and have an instant home for extra souvenirs, laundry and more. It's now priced at 19% off the store cost.

Kodiak Leather Weekender Duffel Bag

Nothing beats the look and durability of leather, and the veg-tanned top-grain leather on this duffel has some serious pedigree. Interior and exterior pockets hold whatever you need, and the built-in handles and shoulder strap are as sturdy as the bag itself. Pick up the Weekender for a 20% break off the list price.

RIVACASE 15.6" Laptop Backpack for MacBook Pro & Ultrabook

The melange fabric on this bag is just as good for protecting your devices as it is at making an impression. It stores laptops over 15" with plenty of room for accessories and water bottles in the pockets. It's now available for over 15% off the MSRP.

Travel Accessories

Pacum Luggage Space - Saving Vacuum

Vacuum bags are all the rage with savvy travelers right now, and for good reason. Sealing your goods in an airtight container really maximizes the space. This smartphone-sized vacuum makes that even easier with the ability to silently compress or inflate most travel or food bags. The Pacum is now on sale for a 16% discount.

Tech Accessory Travel Bag

Chargers, earphones and other tech items are fairly essential for travel. They're also easy to lose unless you're packing this handy travel bag. It's got room for 12 cables plus flash drives, power banks, sim cards or whatever items keep you on the grid. The Tech Accessory Travel Bag is on sale now for 44% off the retail price.

Packing Cubes: 6-Pc Travel Luggage Organizer Case Bags

Make sure your clothes and essentials are immediately findable with these organizers, perfectly sized to fit most suitcases and travel bags. The mesh tops make it easy to tell the contents at a glance, and the set comes with three dedicated pouches to keep dirty laundry separate. The full set is now available for 30% off.

Sonic Soak Ultrasonic Cleaner

At home or on the go, this tiny cleaning gadget solves a host of problems. Just put clothing, jewelry, baby bottles or most any object into a water-filled sink with the Sonic Soak, and it uses 50,000 ultrasonic pulses per second to deliver deep cleaning. Get yours today for a 45% discount.

TripWipes Anti-Bacterial Wipes

You never know what kind of germs you'll encounter on your trip, but an extra dose of safety can fit in your pocket or purse. These wipe packets are citrus-scented and biodegradable so you can keep clean just about anywhere. A one-month supply is now on sale for $17.