ESSEN, Germany--()--The innovative power of Helinox impressed the 37-member jury of experts for the “red dot award: product design 2013”. Those who succeed in winning over the renowned experts in the field can decorate their product creation with the “red dot” and position themselves at an international level. The jury members were delighted to receive 4,662 entries in 19 different categories in this year’s competition. Only the best designs were able to win the enthusiasm of the jury, which is how Chair One received the red dot for its successful design creation.
“The winners of the ‘red dot award: product design 2013’ are the protagonists of a highly developed design culture and design industry.”
This new revolutionary Chair one combines comfort with an extremely low weight. With a small pack size and a weight of just 850 gr. This chair is the absolute must have for every cyclist, hiker, camper and outdoor enthusiast; in short for everybody. Designed by Jeh Kun Lah, owner of DAC, the leading manufacturer of tent poles, Helinox® products incorporate many of the advanced features and quality found in DAC tent poles.
DAC (Dongah Aluminum Corporation) was founded in 1988 in Inchon Korea and is the leading manufacturer of aluminium tent poles. DAC holds over 90 patents related to tents and tent accessories.
The European distribution is handled by Nigor Net BV in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Nigor Net handling product development, sales and marketing for some of the most recognizable brand names in the recreational – industry as Eureka!, CampTrails, Tech4o.
The red dot design award
Prof. Dr. Peter Zec, CEO of the red dot, has pointed out that strong design competence and economic success nowadays go hand in hand: “The winners of the ‘red dot award: product design 2013’ are the protagonists of a highly developed design culture and design industry.
The awards ceremony takes place on 1 July 2013. Chair One will then be put on display in the red dot design museum.
For more information about DAC, Nigor Net and The Red Dot Award, and images of the winning chair, see the full press release at http://www.nigor.net/press/the-helinox-chair-one-is-awarded-with-red-dot-award-product-design-2013/
Further information is available at: www.red-dot.de/press