The Product Design competition has existed since 1954. Its award, the Red Dot, is an internationally recognised quality seal. The best products receive the Red Dot: Best of the Best award.

» Red Dot Award: Product Design

The competition for Design Concepts and prototypes is held annually in Singapore. The highest award for the best of all concepts is the Red Dot: Luminary which includes prize money of SGD 5,000.

» Red Dot Award: Design Concept

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design is geared to agencies, designers and companies from around the world. The best piece of work in a category receives the top award “Red Dot: Grand Prix”.

» Red Dot Award: Communication Design


Friday, 29 July 2005

iPod competitors fight for second place

Apple has made it: thanks to outstanding design and clever marketing, the US computer manufacturer has managed to sell more than 6 million iPods in the last three months. This makes Apple the absolute market leader, with Apple competitors Creative, ReignCom (Iriver), Samsung, Sony, and Rio concentrating on the fight for second place in the booming MP3 player market. More

Friday, 29 July 2005

Printruns in the millions thanks to manga cult

For more than 50 years, manga have increasingly gained in popularity in Japan, which has obviously also had an economic effect. 60% of all manga produced worldwide come from Japan. More

Wednesday, 27 July 2005

The Best Global Brands 2005 – the 100 most valuable global brands

For the fifth time in a row, Interbrand is presenting the ranking of the 100 most valuable global brands (measured in US dollars). The most valuable brand is Coca-Cola. This year, ebay, HSBC, Samsung, Apple, and UBS enjoyed the largest increases in brand value. More

Friday, 22 July 2005

Lamborghini Designer Moves to Seat

On September 15th, 2005 Luc Donckerwolke, currently heading up design at Lamborghini, will succeed SEAT chief designer Walter de’Silva. More

Wednesday, 20 July 2005

Record turnovers thanks to outstanding design

Apple has made it with outstanding design and clever marketing: In the third quarter of the business year 2005 the American computer manufacturer realised the highest turnover and the highest profit in the company’s history. More

Tuesday, 19 July 2005

red dot’s impressive entrance into Asia

Singapore, a modern metropolis becomes red dot’s frontier in the exciting and growing design scene of Asia in 2005. More

Thursday, 14 July 2005

red dotred dot takes off with new competition in Asia

red dot goes Asia! Asia is a region of the future: It is vibrant with energy, hosts an enormous reservoir of creativity and innovative ideas – and the new “red dot award: design concept,” which promotes excellence in design visions for the future. More

Thursday, 14 July 2005

More impressions from the award ceremony of the red dot award: product design

On 4 July 2005 it was time again: This year’s winners of the red dot award: product design were honoured at the festive award ceremony on the stage of the Essen Aalto Theatre. More

Wednesday, 13 July 2005

Adidas and Porsche jointly establish a premium sports brand

The adidas-Salomon AG and the Porsche Design Group have decided to join forces for the future. In a long-term strategic partnership, the two companies intend to establish a hi-tech premium brand in the sports sector. More

Tuesday, 12 July 2005

BMW: Record sales with innovative design

The BMW Group has once again accelerated its rate growth in June. Never before have as many vehicles been sold in a single month as in June 2005. In terms of sales, the entire first half of 2005 was also the most successful in the BMW Group’s history. More