Design S is Sweden’s national design award. Every other year the award is presented to creative and innovative solutions in very imaginable area of products, services and environments, regardless of the design field. Among nearly 220 submission the jury nominated 35.
The jury produces a written statement about each nominated or awarded submission. The statement can be used for marketing purposes by the submitting party. At the Design S presentation ceremony, selected submissions will reeive a Design S sculpture. Awarded submissions will be permitted to use the Design S quality label, which indicates that the company that made the submission is working strategically with design within the areas of product and business development. The company can use the quality label as a competitive advantage as part of its corporate identity programme.
All nominated submissions will be included in the Design S exhibiton, which will go on a Swedish and international tour in 2012-2014.
Nominated submissions will receive a framed diploma at the Design S presentation ceremony and they will be included in the Design S exhibition.