GERMAN DESIGN AWARD
REDDOT PRODUCT DESIGN AWARD
The product design competition exists since 1955. The "red dot" award is an internationally recognised quality seal. The best products receive the "red dot: best of the best" award.Design Zentrum NRW / red dot
The Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen is one of the oldest and most highly reputed design institutions in Europe and one of the most active ones. Housed in the remodeled boiler house of the Zollverein colliery, listed as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage industrial monument, it is also a place of pilgrimage for enthusiasts of culture, architecture and design throughout the world.
IF PRODUCT DESIGN AWARD
Established in 1953, the iF product design award is today among the most important awards for innovative product design. If you are successful here you will receive an award worth far more than just a place on your shelf: iF product design award winners, will receive the iF label: an advertising and communication tool that is recognized all over the world.Since 1953, iF has invited international manufacturers and designers to enter their products in the iF design awards. Design experts from all over the world come together in the iF juries to evaluate the entries: excellent design is recognized and rewarded. The iF design awards have long been a trademark feature of iF and the iF label is recognized the world over as a seal of design excellence.
GOOD DESIGN AWARD
GOOD DESIGN is the oldest and the most prestigious Awards Program organized worldwide.
Founded in Chicago in 1950 by the former MoMA curator Edgar Kaufmann, Jr., together with such pioneers in modern design as Charles and Ray Eames, Russel Wright, George Nelson, and Eero Saarinen, GOOD DESIGN honors the yearly achievements of the best industrial and graphic designers and world manufactures for their pursuit of extraordinary design excellence. Target of the Chicago Athenaeum is to create a revived awareness about contemporary design and to honor both products and industry leaders in design and manufacturing that have chartered new directions and pushed the envelope for competitive products in the world marketplace. Annually, designers and manufactures from all over the world have been honored for their singular achievements in producing hallmarks of contemporary design.Since its foundation, everything and anything produced in and for the environment from a paperclip to a Boeing 777 have been honored.
The GOOD DESIGN logo was designed by Chicago designer, Mort Goldsholl, in 1950.
INTERIOR INNOVATION AWARD
The Interior Innovation Award is one of the most prestigious awards of the furnishing sector worldwide and was launched in 2002 by imm cologne. The organizer is the German Design Council. This award is an effective tool for corporate positioning and product differentiation for the interior furnishings market. The Interior Innovation Award appraises top innovations in all product areas of this industry sector.
GLOBAL INNOVATOR AWARD
Since its inception in 1999, gia has grown in stature to become the leading global award for Housewares retailers in more than 20 countries on five continents. The primary sponsors of the gia award program are the International Housewares Association and the International Home + Housewares Show. In 2011, for the first time, also manufacturers have been honoured with the gia award.
EUROPEAN CONSUMER CHOICE
PROMOTIONAL GIFT AWARD