NL – The two Dutch companies PF Concept and XD Design are among the prize-winners of the iF design award 2014. PF Concept won six awards in total: In addition to the ballpoint pens of the Explorer and Carve series of their own brand Marksman, the Elevate Caledon down parka and the Elevate Mani Power fleece jacket as well as the drinking bottle and thermal mug of the Avenue Flow series, which were all created by the company’s own designers, won awards. Xindao was able to assert itself against its fellow contestants with three innovative products of its own brand, XD Design: The solar charging device Port, the safety torch Odin and the emergency hammer Thor each won a product design award.
Xindao claimed three awards.
The prize, which is awarded by the iF International Forum Design, Hannover, has been distinguishing outstanding designs, which are chosen by an international panel of experts, since 1953. Manufacturers and designers from the product, communication and packaging design sectors can submit entries to the competition in the respective three categories.