Established in 1986, in the suburbs of Toronto, Heys® International Ltd. has since become a global leader in luggage design and is synonymous with luxurious, fashionable lightweight luggage with high standard for excellence in workmanship and quality.


1986 - Proudly Canadian, Heys was founded in Toronto, Canada.

1993 - Incorporation - Heys International Ltd incorporates with new logo to solidify its growth.

2002 - The Evolution - the iconic Heys logo designed by Fariha Sheikh, would later become our world famous insignia.

2003 - Ahead of Our Time - the creation of the xcase® - the world's lightest carry-on - 5 years before baggage fees were first introduced.

2005 - Ingenious Design - the Patented FlyLite design was the world's lightest HYBRID luggage

2006 - A Passion for Fashion - Heys was instrumental in transforming luggage into a fashion accessory item, with one-of-a-kind luggage designs.

2008 - Bad Baggage Fees - prompted the invention of the world's first portable luggage scale - xScale® -

2009 - Form Follows Function - the launch of the new hybrid Spinner luggage allows for soft side pockets in a lightweight - frameless design with 4 wheels.

2010 - Achtung ! - Launch of our German engineered ELITE SERIES, brings luggage design to a new level

2011 - Heys Celebrates its 25th Anniversary with design contests, prizing and a national 'Thank You' campaign.