Otto wins the German Design Award
The Otto Grill triumphs in the category Excellent Product Design
From the beginning a good product design was important to us at Otto Wilde. Because we think that the perfect grilling experience needs multiple components. That includes the right temperature, first-class meat and a grill that brings joy to those operating it. That’s why the Otto Grill combines uncompromising functionality with aesthetic industrial design.
Awarding of the Otto Grill
The jury of the German Design Award, which awarded the Otto Grill for its intuitive operability and stylish look, shared this perception: “The Otto Grill allows you to grill like a professional. The operation of the grill is extremely easy und self-explanatory. A solid device design that promises perfect grilling results “, explained the jury the awarding in the category Excellent Product Design.
The German Design Award – an international premium prize in the field of design
The German Design Award is the top international prize of the German Design Council. Its goal: to discover, present and honor unique design trends. Therefore, every year, top-quality entries from product and communication design are rewarded, all of which are in their own way ground-breaking in the international design landscape. Launched in 2012, the German Design Award is one of the most well-respected design competitions in the world and is held in high regard well beyond professional circles. The competition sets the highest standards when it comes to selecting the prize-winners: thanks to the unique nomination process, products and communication design services are only invited to participate if they stand out demonstrably thanks to their design quality. The jury of the German Design Award 2018 is made up of design experts from various disciplines. They come from the world of business, education and science as well as the design industry and are recognized leading authorities in their respective fields. The Otto Grill prevailed among more than 2,400 applications in the category Excellent Product Design and was selected as “Winner” in the area of Gardening and Outdoor Living. This year there were more than 5,000 entries in total.