Award Hat Trick for SieMatic SLX
SieMatic convinces international juries at the ICONIC Awards 2020, iF Design Award 2020 and Red Dot Design Award 2020 with the outstanding kitchen concept
Löhne, March 16, 2020 | SieMatic is regarded as the inventor of the handle-free kitchen. It is therefore only natural that in its 90th anniversary year the Westphalian kitchen manufacturer should also focus on the new interpretation of the handle-free kitchen. The new SieMatic SLX kitchen concept has been welcomed with enormous enthusiasm by dealers and customers around the world. The well known premium kitchen manufacturer is therefore especially pleased that SieMatic SLX has been able to convince the international expert juries of three prestigious design awards. The new handle-free kitchen concept for the PURE style collection was honored with three prominent awards – the Iconic Award 2020: Innovative Interior “Best of Best”, the iF Design Award 2020, and the Red Dot Design Award 2020.
Organized by the German Design Council, the ICONIC AWARDS competition addresses is aimed at all companies in the furnishing industry and their partners in interior design. According to its own statement, its aim is to “discover and award the best from all areas of interior design”. The jury of prominent experts offered the following reasons for its decision: “The SieMatic SLX PURE impresses with clear lines and great proportions Cleverly integrated light lets the worktop float in the air, further enhancing the impression of elegance and high quality. Worth mentioning here are also the recessed grips which, as a design element, additionally underline the extraordinary design standards.”
The iF DESIGN AWARD is the “oldest independent design seal in the world” that has been presented examples of particularly innovative design for the past 67 years. It is a symbol of outstanding design achievement that focuses on the innovative power of design. This year, 78 international design experts from more than 20 nations judged over 7,000 entries from 56 countries. SieMatic SLX convinced the jury here, too. The winners will be honored and celebrated in the course of the iF design award night on May 4 at the Friedrichstadt-Palast in Berlin.
The RED DOT AWARD: Product Design identifies the best products of the year and has offered designers and manufacturers an international platform for the evaluation of good design for over 60 years. True to the motto “In search of good design and innovation”, the Red Dot jury evaluates around 6,500 products entered every year and arrives at a joint decision on the products that will earn the Red Dot Award for best quality of design. SieMatic SLX was selected as the winner of the 2020 Red Dot Award for Product Design. The award ceremony will be held in Essen at the UNESCO world heritage site Zeche Zollverein on June 22, 2020.
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