I would have preferred to have with the product a compartment to store while with me my purse/mobile,a pen, and perhaps a magnetic button/ties to secure its contents.
COLLAPSIBLE TOTE BAG/SUEDE HANDLES
I bought these for my friend for a birthday gift. She loves them and has used them for shopping a few times now. Much nicer than a plastic or green bag.
Food can keep a bit cooler in here due to insulation from the natural fibres.