Logitech Honoured With Eight 2016 iF DESIGN AWARDS
Products Recognised for Quality Design Across a Variety of Categories; UE ROLL Wins Highest Honour
NEWARK, Calif. — Feb. 26, 2016 — Today Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) announced that eight of its products have been selected as 2016 iF DESIGN AWARD™ winners, resulting in five more wins than the year prior. Of the eight wins, UE ROLL was awarded with an iF Gold Award, the iF DESIGN AWARD’s highest honour. This marks the sixth consecutive year that Logitech products have been recognized by the iF DESIGN AWARDS for innovation and excellence in consumer product design.
The award-winning products include the Logitech® ConferenceCam Connect, the Logi® BLOK Family of Cases for iPad, the Logitech® G29 Driving Force, the Logitech® Bluetooth Multi-Device Keyboard K480, the 2015 Logitech® Play Collection, the Logitech® MX Master Wireless Mouse, and the UE family of speakers including the UE BOOM 2, UE MEGABOOM and iF Gold Award winner UE ROLL.
“What makes this recognition so rewarding is that almost all of our product categories are represented,” said Alastair Curtis, Logitech CDO. “We are committed to amazing design across the board. From Logitech mice to UE speakers, careful attention to design is the company’s focus.”
The iF DESIGN AWARDS honour products based on criteria such as design quality, finish, choice of materials, degree of innovation, functionality, ergonomics and aspects of universal design. Recognized as a symbol of design excellence around the world, the iF DESIGN AWARD welcomes more than 5,000 submissions from 70 countries every year, with only 75 products honoured yearly as iF Gold Award winners.
Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. Over 30 years ago, Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Founded in 1981, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). Find Logitech at www.logitech.com, the company blog or @Logitech.
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