Back-to-school will never be the same now that Tel Aviv, Israel-based ZipIt, Ltd.’s unique novelty pencil cases have arrived on the scene. Students have only to zip up the rolls of long, colorful zippers to create funky receptacles for their writing implements. Sold in over 35 countries, the company’s patent-pending ZipIt Bags are available in four product lines: ZipIt Original bags in various sizes and models; ZipIt S-Cool pencil cases and laptop bags; ZipIt Kids carry-alls with a wide selection of Velcro patches; and ZipIt Souvenirs special-edition items. The 0.14-pound, 7.87-inch-by-5-inch pencil case retails for a suggested $4.99. To learn more, visit www.just-zipit.com/.