Appliance Design magazine has announced the winners of its 21st Annual Excellence in Design competition.
Entrants were evaluated by an independent panel of three experts in the field of design. The products were judged by four criteria: aesthetics, human factors, innovation, and technical merits.
Products were entered into one of several categories. The winning entries, listed by category below, received recognition at one of three levels: Gold, Silver, or Bronze.
The Gold winners are listed below. Note that three of our favorites here at Appliance.net are listed as Gold winners:
Electronics: Tatung VOIP Phone
Major Appliances/HVAC: Bosch Nexxt Laundry – Our Pick
Major Appliances/HVAC: Bosch Integra Dishwashers – OurPick
Major Appliances/HVAC: Indesit Moon Washer
Major Appliances/HVAC: KitchenAid Architect Series II Built-in Double Oven
Medical/Test Equipment: Gendex expert DC Intraoral X-Ray System
Medical/Test Equipment: Heath Decto-Pack Infrared Gas Detector
Medical/Test Equipment: Reichert TONO-PEN AVIA Applanation Tonometer
Outdoor/Leisure Appliances: Life Fitness X7 Electronic Adjustable Stride Cross Trainer
Small Appliances: One Touch Automatic Jar Opener -Reviewed here
You can see all the winners listed here.