A few days ago, the official news of the Kapok China Design Award (referred to as: Kapok Award), the Kapok Award 2018 Product Design Award has completed the preliminary evaluation of the competition. OTSUN's "Romeo" new product of the year won the " Kapok Award 2018 Product Design Award". At present, the competition has entered the stage of online publicity.
It is understood that from the start of March 2018 to the deadline for registration on August 31, the official Kapok Award has received a total of 3,103 products from home and abroad participating in the "2018 Product Design Award", of which 2,162 are valid products. Awards are judged on: overall concept; design quality, aesthetics; environmental quality, social compatibility; materials and details, manufacturing process and quality; ergonomics, functionality, user-friendliness; safety, accessibility; sustainability , durability and energy efficiency, environmental compatibility. In the end, 124 products from 94 participating companies at home and abroad were shortlisted and won the annual "Kapok Award 2018 Product Design Award".
Kapok Award丨2018 Product Design Award
Award-winning product announcement
Member unit award-winning product display
Winner: Shenzhen Haomeijia Smart Home Co., Ltd.
"People-oriented" design concept, in line with the design of the body curve, a lazy, comfortable, free and relaxed life. Lazy sofas are the result of innovations in the design of comfort and comfort. The product not only has the function of use, but also can be used as a decoration to beautify the home environment, and can better show the owner's own taste. The appearance of the lazy sofa provides couples with a new way of sitting. It is not a sofa or a chair, but it allows people to relax at will and feel comfortable while sitting, and also satisfy the warm feeling of two people talking on their knees.
Keywords: Kapok China Design Award
The "Kingmian China Design Award" was launched in 2006 under the leadership of the Guangzhou Municipal People's Government as the origin of Guangzhou Design Week. It is the most influential design award in China. In the past 12 years, the influence of the "Kapok Award" is not only reflected in the annual inventory of excellent design, but more importantly, it has persistently introduced many innovative and forward-looking design concepts and unique smart lifestyles into the Chinese consumer market. middle.
In 2018, the "Kapok Award" will further focus on "improving the quality of human settlements", with the goal and mission of "design-driven industrial upgrading", focusing on a full range of overall design practices, building design and manufacturing, consumer information communication Create a platform for interaction between human settlements and product design, industrial manufacturing, brand communication and consumers, and build a healthy, fair, correct and complete large-scale design evaluation standard and promotion system for the whole society.
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As we all know, the Kapok China Design Award (referred to as the "Kapok Award") was launched in 2006 under the leadership of the Guangzhou Municipal People's Government as the origin of the Guangzhou Design Week. It is the most influential design award in China. From China Original (2006), Low-Carbon Design (2007), Focus on Sustainability (2008), Everyday Design (2009), Interaction Design (2010), Happiness Design (2012), "Heaven and Man are One, Voice for Chinese Design" (2013), Design Improves Quality of Life (2014) to "Design-Driven Industrial Upgrading" from 2015 to 2016, over the past 11 years, the influence of "Kapok Award" is not only reflected in the annual inventory of excellent design, but more importantly, It has persistently introduced many innovative and forward-looking design concepts and unique smart lifestyles into the Chinese consumer market. Therefore, the Kapok Award is also one of the most recognized Chinese design awards in the domestic consumer market.
In 2017, the Kapok Award officially entered its 12th year, a cycle of twelve years. As the organizer of the Kapok Award, the Guangzhou Design Week Organizing Committee also hopes that on the occasion of the 12th year of the Kapok Award, it will be more relevant. From the perspective of the contemporary Chinese consumer market, the design evaluation system of the Kapok Award is rebuilt, and Chinese design continues to move forward with a more international perspective. After half a year of strategic work, the organizers of the Kapok Prize recently announced the 2017 upgrade plan of the Kapok Prize to the outside world.
"Interior Design Award + Product Design Award"
to build a large design evaluation standard system
In 2017, the "Kapok Award" no longer only focuses on the product-centric "front-middle-rear" design-driven system as in the past 11 years, but focuses on an all-round overall design practice centered on human settlements. , to build a healthy, fair, correct and complete large-scale design evaluation standard and promotion system for the whole society.
Among them, "Interior Design Award", the key award of "interior design category", is open to designers or design institutions who have completed interior space projects between 2016 and September 30, 2017; the nationality of the participants is not limited. Participants can only submit a maximum of 3 sets of works, but the indoor space project must be in China. The scope of participation includes but is not limited to: retail, residential, office, public facilities, hotel and catering, leisure and entertainment, exhibition activities and other space works. There are "Annual Interior Design Award" and "Annual Interior Design Supreme Award", of which the interior design award does not exceed 20% of the total number of participants, and the interior design supreme award does not exceed 10.
The "Product Design Award", a key award in the "product design category", is open to companies that have launched new products in the Chinese market after April 15, 2016 and have product design intellectual property rights. The participating products must be closely related to the living space. related. The scope of participation includes but is not limited to: 3C digital, furniture, outdoor, bathroom, office facilities, building facilities, kitchen, lighting, fabrics, etc. There are "Annual Product Design Award" and "Annual Product Design Supreme Award", among which Product Design Award No more than 20% of the total number of entries, and no more than 10 product design supreme awards.
"Design Fashion Award + Design Concept Award"
to find the most beautiful design in consumer language
As one of the most recognized Chinese design awards in the domestic consumer market, the Kapok Award has been continuously digging deep into the needs of consumers' current living aesthetics and lifestyles. At the same time, it caters to the "beauty" era of Chinese living consumption. If necessary, the "Design Style Award" with "style" as the identification language is set up under the "Interior Design Category", and the "Design Concept Award" with "Product" as the identification language under the "Product Design Category", and All are named after the most beautiful designs.
It is reported that the "Design Fashion Award" is a special award for style and aesthetic space design established by the organizing committee and the previous "Kapok Award" product design award-winning enterprises to deepen cooperation. The interior designers recommended by the winning companies of the "Kapok Award" product design award by the organizing committee will participate in the evaluation. Participating works must conform to the category of the established style aesthetic space category and have a unique demonstration aesthetic space project case.
The "Design Fashion Award" special award will be subject to separate evaluation rules. The special awards that have been established in 2017 are: th
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and every home needs furniture , so the demand for furniture is equal to the market size corresponding
to just need .
In recent years
, there have been many new terms in the furniture industry
, such as smart furniture, assembled furniture, minimalist furniture, etc.
So many new concepts have burst out.
Xiaobian boldly speculates that the
furniture industry will inevitably face changes and upgrades
. Let's take a look at the current situation
of the furniture industry. From a macro point of view
, although the popularity of the furniture industry fluctuates slightly,
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even a slight downward trend
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Many people thought that Assembling furniture is still a small business,
but in recent years
, it has gradually become the mainstream of the furniture industry.
Take the US market as an example.
The US assembled furniture accounts for nearly 68% of the market share.
It should be known that more than half of the search sources in the furniture market are in the US
furniture industry . Flexible regional distribution
are the main selling points of assembled furniture.
As living space shrinks
, furniture that is easy to assemble and disassemble will be more favored.
Future changes and upgrades in the furniture industry are
definitely closely related
to assembled furniture. It is very important to understand the future trend of assembled furniture. Necessary
A. Custom assembled furniture products become a new opportunity
Intel IKEA System
has launched a platform
for interacting with consumers. Consumers can choose the color and theme
of the furniture. Personalized customization services will become a new trend
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Assembled furniture products give the impression of low quality
, but now there are more designer products in the industry
The improvement of home decoration and the emergence of more trendy products in the market
encourage consumers to choose unique designer furniture products
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in the furniture industry. Sellers begin to widely use advanced technology.
IKEA uses AR technology to display the virtual effect of furniture placed in the home.
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This kind of assembled furniture has a huge market potential
and may be used in the production of furniture enterprises. Initiating a big change
Let's look at another market segment, the
outdoor furniture market
. Top 10 search terms in the outdoor furniture market
. Technavio reports that
as the United States recovers from the financial crisis,
construction activities will continue to increase
consumer demand for outdoor furniture. With this increase
, compared to other large market segments, the
outdoor furniture market is small in scale,
but the pattern is not stable
. The corresponding competition intensity will not be too large. The
market potential is worth looking forward
to. There are three trends in the outdoor furniture market:
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The popularity of cooking shows in recent years has
led to the rise of outdoor cooking,
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