Bringing braille embossers into the 21st century..
Red Dot Design Award- 2011
Braille Box is a beautifully crafted machine and has received international design recognition. In 2011 it was awarded the internationally acclaimed Red Dot Design Award, among such products as the world renowned iPhone 4.
For the first time a product for the blind is recognized in the most prestigious competition for product design; Red Dot is known as the Nobel prize of design. Approximately 1,700 companies from 60 countries totaling 4,433 entries against the Braille Box; and the jury simply appreciated the distinct lines, clear-cut and solid form of the Braille Box giving it the winning title.
People's Choice - Grand Award of Design - 2012
Braille Box user-focused design won the people's choice in The Swedish Grand Award of Design. Braille Box received 2000 votes, nearly 1000 more than the runner up. This production Braille printer has already managed to take more than half of the existing market and is continuously spreading its unique expressive design around the world.
German Design Award - 2012
Braille Box was up against more than 1500 other international design nominees for the German Design Council's international premium prize. The massive success of the German Design Award has shown that industry and design go hand-in-hand. The design council's some 60 years of expertise is used to determine the best design according to recognition and the identification and design trends.
Design S - 2012
This biannual national Swedish design award consists of the best examples of Swedish design. Of the 35 nominees, the jury rewarded the Braille Box. Design S is a quality award; recognition that marks both innovation and superb performance. "If something is worth owning, it should also be worth experiencing," - chairman of the jury, James Lind. The Braille Box adapts admittedly; is modern and with harsh manufacturing requirements, but still holds the primary purpose to give encouragement in design and life quality.
Good Design Award - 2012
Braille Box's latest design award is the Good Design Award for 2012. Good Design is the world's most prestigious, recognized and oldest design award program. Good Design is based out of the United States and covers new consumer products designed and manufactured in Europe, Asia, North and South America.
Entries for design and innovation, sustainability, creativity, branding etc are all submitted annually by various industrial design and graphic design firms working with Global 500 companies. Braille Box was among products from global giants such as 3M, adidas, apple, Mercedes-Benz and many more.
For this year submissions from several thousand of the world's leading manufacturers and industrial and graphic designer firms from around the world representing the most important and critical mass of influential corporations worldwide from over 48 countries.