Jonas Jähkel, Industrial Design Manager and Mikael Vikström, Industrial Designer received the prize on Thursday evening at the awards in Stockholm.
– We didn’t win the big prize, but we won the prize that goes straight to the heart – the favorite of the public. Thanks to everyone that voted for us and to everybody that recognizes the difference we all can make to give people better possibilities in life, says Mikael Vikström.
Winner of this year’s Grand Award of Design was Teenage Engineering.
The Grand Award of Design by Teknikföretagen observes the successes of business with an integrated and consequent design work. The prize is awarded to Swedish companies and their design suppliers. It is awarded once a year by Teknikföretagen in cooperation with Swedish Industrial Design Foundation, SVID and Svensk Form. The purpose of the prize is to emphasize the important role of industrial design for product development and profitability.