This year, the Philips Senseo Coffee System makes its holiday debut on American shelves. With its graceful design, easy brewing process, and luxurious signature coffee with a frothy layer, Senseo makes much more than your workaday cup of joe. Senseo combines Philips's brewing system with high-quality gourmet coffee from Douwe Egberts, one of Europe's premier coffee brands. Senseo coffee pods are available in four varieties. The machine makes coffee that feels as good as it tastes. Retails for $69.99.

Imation Corp.'s 1GB USB 2.0 Swivel Flash Drive features a "never lose" swivel cap design, delivering an easy, portable means of protecting, transferring, and sharing digital information. The drive weighs less than 1 ounce and is about the size of a AA battery, which makes it highly portable, fitting conveniently onto a lanyard or easily slipping into a pocket. Reading at 8MB/second and writing data at 7MB/second, the drive plugs directly into the USB port of your computer. The new 1GB drive is available for $360, although retail may vary.

The Money Clamp is a new approach to a traditional way of carrying cash and credit cards: the money clip. Compact and lightweight, the Money Clamp's "wallet system" consists of an attractive clasp utilizing Beza's Memory Flex steel and a fine leather wallet that can hold up to six ID and credit cards. Just the right size to carry in your front pocket, the Money Clamp also makes a great alternative for a purse for women. Coming soon: The Travel Clamp, which you'll be able to keep in your pocket as you go through security at the airport. Prices start at $30.

Buzz Off Insect Shield Insect Repellent Apparel is the only insect-repellent apparel registered with the EPA. Whether fishing, camping, gardening, or cooking out, Buzz Off's smart fabric will help protect you from mosquitoes, ticks, chiggers, and midges. Buzz Off clothing comes in many styles, from oxfords and fishing shirts to shorts and hats to provide comfort and protection for the entire family. Buzz Off's repellent is odorless and colorless and lasts through 25 washings. Prices vary for different items.

Replace the water cooler and still have something to talk about. Fiji's natural artesian water bottled on the Fiji islands is low in hard minerals and high in silica, which can firm skin and boost energy, and the bottle's clean design is remarkable. For colleagues or partners that watch what they drink, you can have Fiji water delivered to their doorstep -- or desktop. Water service prices start at $270 for a case of 12 one-liter bottles a month for a year. Single case orders are also available.

Perhaps the most intelligent smart phone, the iPAQ h6315 Pocket PC phone is the first device to include a built-in global phone with integrated GSM/GPRS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and a camera. The iPAQ can do it all: Internet access, email, text messaging, and high-speed wireless voice and data connectivity. Why use a phone and a PDA? There's no need for multiple devices when you use this 6-ounce powerhouse. It's like having the office in the palm of your hand. Retails for $499; T-Mobile service costs extra.

For more than 75 years, the Palm Restaurant, a classic American steak house, has served prime beef and Nova Scotia lobsters with atmosphere like nowhere else. Known as the "place to see and be seen," the walls of each Palm are adorned with the caricatures of the business leaders, politicians, and celebrities who make up its impressive customer base. With 29 restaurants in 24 cities across the United States, Mexico, and Puerto Rico, the Palm offers the Ultimate Palm Holiday Pak. The mail-order present includes four cuts of three Palm steaks, the Palm Restaurant Cookbook, and a $100 gift certificate that can be used at any Palm location. Retails for $440.

Cambridge's line of business notebooks indicates that the paper on which you detail your plans and projects is as important as the projects themselves. The Cambridge Limited and City lines of notebooks combine twin-wire binding, quality perforated paper, and a variety of sizes and notetaking formats. Items also include additional business-like features such as business card holders, tab dividers, and multiple subject categories. Be sure to check out item numbers 06064 and 06066, which combine note paper with project, action item, and QuickNotes features. Prices start at $3.49.

Brunswick Billiards has been developing and selling pool tables since 1845. But the new addition to its Contender series of pool tables, the Apollo, is anything but old school. Drawing on modern technology and design, the Apollo taps into the hottest trends in style and fashion: sharp colors, confident angles, and clean lines. With a bold and contemporary style, the Apollo features powder-coated steel legs and stretchers, and laminated rails and aprons. Available in either blue or black, the table will make a strong statement in your home rec room or team lounge. A complimentary cue rack is also available. Prices start at $3,399.

Mobility Electronics's iGo Everywhere Power 3500 is an AC/DC adapter and charger designed to power mobile phones, PDAs and handhelds, MP3 players, digital cameras, and other low-power mobile electronic devices from any standard power source. The device makes a good gift for those who want to charge their tools using one universal charger instead of having a rats nest of cords. With iGo's interchangeable iTips, you only need to have the one charger to power all of your devices. Retails for $69.99.

To help celebrate the 30th anniversary of Dungeons & Dragons, the role-playing game that captured a culture's imagination and helped launch an industry developing related games, tie-in novels, cartoons, movies, and video games, Wizards of the Coast Inc. published Thirty Years of Adventure. The book, which features more than 300 pages of essays and photographs, pays tribute to the events, products, people, and artwork that sustained and expanded the D&D universe. Since the mid-'70s, D&D has helped inspire and inform many cultural creatives, including David X. Cohen (The Simpsons), Stephen Colbert (The Daily Show), Genndy Tartakovsky (Dexter's Laboratory and Samurai Jack), and Wil Wheaton (Star Trek: The Next Generation). Explore the benchmark of an industry. Retails for $49.95.

Getting frustrated converting your CD collection to MP3's to listen to on your iPod? RipDigital's CD-to-MP3 conversion service can simplify the process of upgrading to digital audio by doing it for you, saving weeks of work. Just place an order, and RipDigital will ship you a customer kit. Customers send in their CDs (packing materials and shipping insurance supplied), and RipDigital returns a digital music library on data DVDs and, if selected, a portable hard drive. They return the CDs, too. Prices start at $129 for 100 CDs.

Coming in at about the fraction of the size of a candy bar, Sony's new Cyber-shot DSC-L1 camera couples a slim, sleek profile with 4.1-megapixel capabilities and 3X optical zoom. With easy-to-use features, the 5-ounce camera is available in four different finishes: brushed silver, matte blue, black, and piano red gloss. Other features include PictBridge compatibility for easy printing without a personal computer and MPEG Movie VX Fine video recording when using optional Memory Stick PRO Duo media. Retails for $299.95.

Breakfast is arguably the most important meal of the day. With a Krispy Kreme Doughnut gift card, your teammates will always start the day with a smile. The reloadable gift cards can be issued for as little as $5 -- and can carry a maximum of $500. Currently available in select cities, the card will soon be offered by all Krispy Kreme stores in the United States.

The latest addition to the Mintek line of portable DVD players, the MDP-1010 offers a 10.2-inch screen and the widest viewing angle available -- nearly 180 degrees. Weighing slightly less than 2 pounds, the player features two built-in speakers, an anti-shock system, S-video and two-channel audio inputs, AV input/output jacks, a headphone jack, a USB port, and a high-capacity rechargeable lithium battery. The player can play DVD's, DVD-R's, MPEG4 files, CD's, MP3's, and picture disks. In short, the DVD player is useful while traveling for business, as well as at home or in the office. Retails for $499.

Forget the traditional fruitcake or cheese sampler. Many of the world's best organic foods and wine come from small, family-run enterprises -- organizations who don't sell their wares at the local grocery or in a gift catalog. Whole Foods Market's buyers search the world, selecting producers who exemplify commitment to excellence and all-encompassing attention to detail. The Authentic Food Artisans private label provides a select collection of beautiful and delicious treats -- ranging from champagne to olive oil -- from Italy, Spain, Croatia, and Portugal. Prices start at $2.49.

Piaggio USA's X9 Evolution 500 is neither a hallway-riding Razor scooter nor a miniature-racing pocket bike. It's a maxi scooter built for speed, comfort, and safety. Entirely road legal, the X9 is ideal for commuting, highway, and joy riding. Featuring an elegant and distinctive design, the X9's high performance makes it one of the most powerful scooters on the market, combining the comfort and ease of a scooter with the power capabilities of a motorcycle. The X9, which can reach speeds of 100 miles per hour, features a single-cylinder, fuel-injected engine with a linked three-disk breaking system and an automatic "twist and go" transmission. Retails for $5,999.

Designed by Steelcase, the world's largest furniture manufacturer for the work environment, the Think chair has a brain -- it is able to anticipate user needs and react to them as users change postures and sit for long periods of time. Comprised of 99% recyclable content, the Think chair was was created in collaboration with designer Glen Oliver Low, McDonough Braunguart Design Chemistry, and the Institute of Product Development in Copenhagen, Denmark. Fully adjustable, the chair includes a passive seat edge flex that alleviates pressure under user's thighs and four-way adjustable arms that automatically move out of the way when they come into contact with a worksurface, allowing users to get as close as they desire to their work. Prices start at $350.

Bosch Power Tools and Accessories makes more than power tools. It also produces the Bosch Power Box, an all-in-one power center and workshop radio/CD player. The Power Box features a built-in AM/FM digital radio with 30 preset buttons, a front-load CD player with special anti-skip technology and CD-R/CD-RW compatibility, and an LCD clock display, as well as a 3.5-millimeter auxiliary jack for MP3 player compatibility. The Box also offers a four-way power outlet, a battery charger, and a 12-volt outlet perfect for charging cell phones and two-way radios. And the aluminum roll cage, sealed buttons and speakers, and integrated antenna will prevent damage from everyday abuse. Whether you're at work in the workshop or in the office, keep in tune without using up all your outlets. Retails for about $179.

Each bottle of Maker's Mark bourbon is hand dipped in wax to create the distillery's characteristic seal. During the holiday season, Maker's Mark double dips itself, pairing its traditional red wax with seasonal green. The 750-milliliter bottle is packaged in a special holiday box, and a 1.75-liter bottle is also available. Prices start at $23.99.

The movie Office Space highlighted just how coveted a good stapler can be. Now, a good stapler is no longer hard to find. Swingline's InVision stapler adds several innovations to the company's proven traditional product design. The InVision lets users know when they're running low on staples with a unique indicator. And it features a built-in storage system so you don't have to search for staples every time you run low. It's the most useful stapler ever. Retails for $24.99.

You may have learned about Geek Squad's rapid-response technology service in Fast Company. You may have seen Geek Squad agents in Best Buy commercials. With the Geek Squad gift card, you can enable a friend or colleague to take advantage of the Squad's corporate and civilian computer support and repair services. The Geek Squad provides computer set-up and training, virus removal, Wi-Fi network set-up, TiVo programming, and other services. Gift cards are available in any amount -- and at Best Buy stores everywhere.

Many companies provide communal refrigerators. And many teams share their own miniature dorm-room fridges to keep snacks and sodas closer at hand. Now Intirion offers the Craftworks refrigerator, a new and unique fridge that pairs the company's sleek tool bench and workshop flair with business office and workplace utility. Regardless of whether you're using the fridge in an actual workshop -- or wanting to spice up your shared space -- its toolbox red exterior, rugged metal door pulls, door lock, easy-clean countertop surface, and interior lighting will brighten any office. Retails for $249.

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This year, the Philips Senseo Coffee System makes its holiday debut on American shelves. With its graceful design, easy brewing process, and luxurious signature coffee with a frothy layer, Senseo makes much more than your workaday cup of joe. Senseo combines Philips's brewing system with high-quality gourmet coffee from Douwe Egberts, one of Europe's premier coffee brands. Senseo coffee pods are available in four varieties. The machine makes coffee that feels as good as it tastes. Retails for $69.99.

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