Red Dot: Design Team of the Year

Title of honour for outstanding design performance – Phoenix Design is Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2018

This year’s title of honour “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year” goes to Phoenix Design with its teams in Stuttgart, Munich and Shanghai. Founded in 1987 by Andreas Haug and Tom Schönherr, the interdisciplinary team with its international gearing has been especially convincing with its consistently innovative, top-notch design achievements.

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Scoring double points: successful with innovative products and convincing communication design

Strong brands are built on innovative products. The winners of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 regularly prove this. But in order to expand the economic success in the long term, they additionally invest in communication that appeals to customers and builds a long-term relationship. The results of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design regularly demonstrate how to design excellent communication. Among the laureates are renowned national and international companies, such as Audi, 3M and IKEA.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

“Made in Germany” – award-winning communication design

Design “made in Germany” is well-known for its high quality as well as for setting new standards in formgiving on the international stage. German design does not only stand for premium engineers’ work and quality products, but also for excellent communication design.

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The use of innovative, sustainable materials in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018

Sustainability plays an increasingly important role in product development. More and more designers opt for recycled materials to save resources and energy. In this year’s Red Dot Award: Product Design, the companies proved that repurposed materials can be used to manufacture excellent products which are modern, visually appealing and intelligently designed.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Scandi style: award-winning communication design from the north

The Scandinavian export hits H&M, Ikea, Nokia, the Finnish sauna and Norwegian sweaters are well-known all over the world. Scandinavian design is functional, exceptional and intelligent. Scandinavian designers regularly prove that in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design. In 2017, they stood out again with design quality and creativity.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

“Unique strengths and real quality”: three cars awarded with the Red Dot: Best of the Best

During the assessment of the category “cars and motorcycles”, the jury members of the Red Dot Award: Product Design drove the submitted vehicles on the runway of the airport in Mülheim, Germany. Afterwards, the jury members were able to make a profound decision about their design quality. This year, three of the vehicles received the Red Dot: Best of the Best, the competition’s top award: the “Stinger” from Kia, the “720S” from McLaren and the “Ferrari Portofino”.


Red Dot Trophy in new design: Jewellery designer Günter Wermekes gives international award a fresh look

Thursday, 8 August 2013

Only the very best for the best: The highly coveted Red Dot Trophy, symbol of the highest honour for the Red Dot: Best of the Best winners, shines in new shape and colour. Gold smith and designer Günter Wermekes, now gave the trophy a whole new appearance.


Communication with a certain "plus": Lenovo shows its highest achievements in the Red Dot Design Museum

Tuesday, 6 August 2013

In 2013, the Lenovo Design & User Experience Team was awarded the honourary title Red Dot: Design Team of the Year. The Chinese computer manufacturer staged a special exhibition in the Red Dot Design Museum, which focuses on a central aspect of our time: communication.


The best of the best in communication design are presented

Friday, 2 August 2013

A short time ago, the results of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2013 have been announced. The high standard of the awarded works reflects the creative mind of the designers as well as the courage of the clients, to realise something outstandingly different. All works honoured with the “Red Dot: Best of the Best” distinction will gradually be presented.


"Design on Stage": Winner exhibition until the end of August in the Red Dot Design Museum

Friday, 26 July 2013

In the midst of historical industrial architecture, the Red Dot Design Museum presents latest product culture: under the motto “Design on Stage”, elegant pieces of jewellery, innovative entertainment electronics or shapely designed furniture of designers from around the world are presented until 1 September 2013.