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Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018
The Red Dot, is established internationally as one of the most sought-after quality marks for good design.
With the help of the jury, the internationally organised competition “Red Dot Award: Product Design” appraises the best products of the year. In 48 categories, manufacturers and designers can enter their innovations. The jury only awards a Red Dot to products with a high design quality.
Early Bird: 9.10.2017 - 28.11.2017
Regular: 29.11.2017 - 16.01.2018
Latecomer: 17.01.2018 - 9.02.2018
Types of distinctions
Red Dot: Best of the Best
The Red Dot: Best of the Best is awarded for groundbreaking design and is the top prize in the Red Dot Award: Product Design. This prize is reserved for the best products in a category.
The Red Dot is the award for high design quality. The international jury only awards this sought-after seal of quality to products that feature an outstanding design.
The Honourable Mention is provided by the Red Dot jurors for a particularly well-executed aspect of design work. Products which impress with a well-thought-out detail solution are awarded this honourable mention.