KINNARPS WINS DESIGN AWARDS
Kinnarps' new product ranges Space and Fields have been awarded the iF Product Design Award 2017, one of the world's most prestigious design awards.
"We are of course happy and honoured that our products have received awards of this nature," says Elisabeth Slunge, Director Global Range & Communications at Kinnarps. "The iF Product Design Award is a highly prestigious award and proves that Kinnarps creates world class furniture. Both Space and Fields are a range of furniture for the modern day workplace, adapted to be flexible and meet the individual demands and requirements of today's working life."
ABOUT THE IF DESIGN AWARD
The iF Design Award has been an acknowledged encouragement of outstanding design for 60 years. The iF logo is today a very renowned symbol and the award is considered to be one of the world's most important design awards. Submissions are categorised according to the following areas: Product, Packaging, Communication, Service Design, Architecture, Interior Architecture and Professional Concept. All those receiving awards will also be presented in the iF design GUIDE, the iF design app, as well as displayed at the iF design exhibition in Hamburg where many people go to get inspiration. In total, the jury judged 5,500 entries submitted from 59 countries.
KINNARPS IS A WORKSPACE SOLUTIONS COMPANY Kinnarps was founded in 1942 by Jarl and Evy Andersson. To this day it is a 100% family owned enterprise, with Jarl's and Evy's children and grandchildren now taking charge. Kinnarps provides interior workspace solutions for offices and public environments. High quality and low environmental impact mark the entire value chain - from raw material to finished solutions for the workspace. Kinnarps is currently one of Europe's largest provider of workspace interior solutions. Sales operations are conducted in about 40 countries and the group had a turnover in 2014/2015 of about SEK 3.8 billion.