The touch panel does not interfere with «plane uniformity.»

The touch panel does not interfere with «plane uniformity.»

Senseo coffee maker (Philips), design by Marcel Wanders. Presented at IFA 2009.

vacuum cleaner Pia Wallen (Electrolux)

Vacuum cleaners are a much more prosaic thing than coffee makers, but there are also masterpieces here. This, for example, is the exclusive model of the Electrolux Ultra Silencer vacuum cleaner in white, developed by the famous Swedish designer Pia Walltn. The model was released in no more than 5000 copies.

Microwave Oven Max Limited Edition

Max Limited Edition – The name of these Whirlpool microwaves speaks for itself. Microwave ovens are made in the most current colors of this summer – chocolate and mother-of-pearl. (More details here)

Tefal Frying Pan to Celebrate Billions of Non-Stick Frying PansItems from the limited edition series do not always go on sale at all. This is the case, for example, with the special series of 5000 Tefal pans. They will be awarded as prizes to Tefal cookware buyers who participate in the campaign to celebrate the company’s 1 billion non-stick frying pans.

Microwave oven from the collection of household appliances Limited edition (Whirlpool) Washing machine from the collection of household appliances Limited edition (Whirlpool)

In general, the thematic Limited edition «is one of the most popular trends. Here are items from the collection of household appliances Limited edition (from Whirlpool) for the anniversary tennis tournament Kremlin Cup. The design concept was developed in collaboration with the art studio of Sergei Monakhov.

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September 24, 2009 The final of the Electrolux Design Lab’09 competition took place in London within the framework of the 100% Design exhibition. The winner was Rickard Hederstierna, a student at the Lund Institute of Technology (Sweden). His work «Cocoon» is an attempt to provide an answer to the continued growth of the world’s population and the desire to consume meat and fish. The main idea of ​​the work – «Cocoon» prepares genetically engineered and prepackaged fish and meat dishes by heating the muscle tissue of products identified by RFID (radio frequency identification) signals. These pulses recognize the food inside and decide how long it will take to cook it. The scientific approach to food preparation can solve the problem of resource depletion on Earth, as well as reduce the number of farms and fish farms, reduce the massive transportation of food around the world, the process of land depletion and the destruction of ecosystems.

Because of its appearance and the tactile material it is made from, Cocoon resembles a gemstone with a metallic tint. The design of the concept reflects the heritage of the Swedish art glass industry, comments the Jury. – «Cocoon» meets all the requirements for the competition works: it is a bold, ultra-modern and, indeed, innovative project in terms of social and environmental issues. «

The jury for the 2009 Electrolux Design Lab competition included: Nipa Doshi, furniture designer and founder of the Doshi Levien studio; David Fisher, design director at the world renowned product design consultancy Seymourpowel; Marisol Manso Cortina, Head of Color Design at Nissan Europe; and Henrik Otto, Vice President of International Design at Electrolux.

The prize for the first place was a cash prize of 5,000 euros and a six-month internship in one of the international design centers of the Electrolux company.

The runner-up prize went to designer Penghao Shan, Zhejiang University of Science and Technology, China, for the Water Catcher flying rain trap. Third place went to Louis Filosa, Purdue University, USA, who submitted a Renew steam generator model for the competition. The On-Line Viewer Vote Award went to Dulyawat Wongnawa, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, for inventing the Teleport Fridge, a refrigerator that teleports food.

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October 10, 2010 Whirlpool launched the Glamor collection of kitchen appliances. The new oven is not just glamor «, its design is absolute and laconic, like the Black Square» by Malevich. What can be more expressive than a perfectly flat surface of an all-glass facade? The touchscreen control panel does not violate the «uniformity of the plane. Nothing superfluous, and looks very modern. And technologically advanced – many manufacturers tend to release such equipment, but not everyone succeeds. And if you take into account the fact that multifunctional Whirlpool ovens will be sold for quite reasonable money, like The offer on the market can be considered unique. It is no coincidence that the presentation of Glamor appliances took place at the LOVE DESIGN PARTY, as part of the Moscow Design Week – it is possible that the owners of such a highly respected cabinet «will have a desire to refine and update the entire kitchen interior!

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November 10, 2009 BEKO presents the retro style ovens OIE 21200CU and OIE 21200WU. The models are made in two colors: white and anthracite – for light and dark kitchen solutions. These multifunctional (6 cooking modes) ovens are distinguished by their capacity (65 liters). For comfortable work, there is a Booster function (it will help to preheat the cabinet), a tangential cooling system, a backlight, a timer.

New models of multifunctional ovens BEKO OIE 21200CU and OIE 21200WU went on sale in October at a price of 14 690 rubles.

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June 28, 2010 To celebrate the wedding of the heiress to the throne of Sweden, Princess Victoria, and Mr Daniel Westling, on June 19, 2010, Electrolux has developed the Royal Household Appliances range. «

The collection includes the company’s iconic products: Ergorapido and UltraOne vacuum cleaners, Real Life dishwasher and Source refrigerator Glacier. The technique is done in the Swedish Crowns style, which is very popular in Sweden. It is a dark blue background with a pattern of yellow crowns. The design was created back in 1972 by Wanja Djanaeff before the Munich Olympics.

The designer series of vehicles will be released in a limited edition. For example, the UltraOne vacuum cleaner is made in a single copy; it will later be sold on eBay. Electrolux will donate all the proceeds to a fund organized by Princess Victoria. He helps Swedish disabled children.

“This is our way of congratulating the Royal Family and showing that Electrolux is a company that combines innovative technology with the tradition of Scandinavian design. In addition, the collaboration with Vanya Dzhanaev, one of the most prominent figures in Swedish design, is very inspiring, ”says Henrik Otto, Senior Vice President of Design at Electrolux.

Electrolux also donated most of the funds to the wedding fund to promote and maintain healthy lifestyles and combat social insecurity among children and adolescents.

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April 08, 2010 LG Products Awarded Most Famous Design Awards. The first 3D TV from LG LX9500 with Full LED Slim technology and ultra-slim design INFINIA won the highest RED DOT DESIGN AWARD 2010. LG’s INFINIA TV series has already been awarded with CEA (Consumer Electronics Association) awards for its innovative design. LG’s first 3D TV, the LX9500, combines cutting-edge technology with stylish looks: innovative backlighting, 400Hz TruMotion technology and 10,000,000: 1 dynamic contrast ratio for more immersive and immersive 3D viewing in a super slim design …

LG Mini and LG new Chocolate BL40 mobile phones also received the top RED DOT DESIGN AWARD 2010. LG mobile phones have previously received seven other awards in the IF design competition. LG has been particularly successful with its new LG new Chocolate BL40 phone, the fourth Black Label to feature a 4-inch HD panoramic LCD. In addition, the LG Mini, a compact slim touchscreen phone with a narrow bezel, has also achieved success. These LG phone models, which won awards in both competitions, are among eight winning products, two in the RED DOT competition and seven in the iF competition. The other five winners were Crystal (LG GD900), Lotus2 (LG LX610), LG GW620, Watchphone (LG GD910) and Lollipop (LG SV800).


June 18, 2010 – LG announces the start of the Russian stage of the LG International Culinary Championship, held under the slogan «Life is delicious – experiment!» (Life Tastes Good).

The annual LG Culinary Championship is the largest celebration of the culinary arts, where the variety of dishes and the ingenuity of chefs know no bounds. The main difference of this Championship is that absolutely all of its participants are amateur cooks, not professionals. Participants bring their skills, talent and imagination to life using LG’s innovative microwave ovens.

Geography of the Championship «Life is tasty – experiment!» expands from year to year. Thus, 13 teams from all over the world took part in the final of 2009 – from the USA, France, Italy, Spain, Turkey, India, Saudi Arabia and other countries. This year preliminary rounds of the Championship have already taken place in Korea and France. Thus, in France, the qualifying round was held at the famous Parisian restaurant Atelier Guy Martin. The French Association of Amateur Chefs and LG representatives were faced with the daunting task of choosing the best chef among 2,000 participants.

In 2010, the LG International Culinary Championship will also be held in Russia. To participate in the competition, it is enough from June 18 to August 15, 2010 to leave the recipe for your unique dish, cooked using an LG microwave oven, on the website, accompanying your invention with photo or video materials. The authors of the best recipes will take part in the Russian final of the competition, the winners of which will have the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in the world final of the competition, which will be held in September in Korea. For the title of the winner, 25 of the best teams from all over the world – from the Americas, Europe and Asia, will compete, having won the preliminary stages of the competition in their countries.

The 12 finalists of the Russian stage of the competition will be selected based on popular vote on the competition website, as well as based on the results of the jury. The judging team will include renowned experts, in particular, Andrei Zacharin, editor-in-chief of Gastronom magazine, representative of the international award “50 best restaurants in the world” from Russia and Central Asia, jury member of a number of national gastronomic awards; Alexander Ilyin, chief editor of the portal, Ekaterina Hovsepyan, permanent build editor and food stylist of the publishing house Bonnier Publications and others.

In addition, the most active and creative participants of the Russian competition will be awarded with master classes in the culinary studio «Gastronom».

Everyone is invited to the Championship!

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August 30, 2010 Five Panasonic products have been nominated for the EISA award this year. Awards were given to three products in the Photo & Video Camera category and two in the Audio & Video Equipment category. The jury awarded the following products: Panasonic VIERA TX-PR50VT20 (Best 3D Plasma TV 2010-2011), Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G2 (Best Multimedia Camera 2010-2011), Panasonic HDC-TM700 (Best Camcorder 2010-2011 ”), Panasonic SC-HTB500 (“ Best Home Cinema Soundbar 2010-2011 ”), and Panasonic LUMIX DMC-TZ10 (“ Best Compact Travel Camera 2010-2011 ”).

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A year ago, the Panasonic VIERA TX-PR42V10 Plasma TV was voted Best Plasma TV by EISA. Today the Panasonic VIERA TX-PR50VT20 model has taken the palm in the relay and was named «The Best Plasma 3D TV 2010-2011″. EISA experts described the product as follows: “Installed in a living room or home theater, the Panasonic TX-PR50VT20 offers the viewer a range of vivid viewing experiences in immersive cinematic 3D with surprisingly natural color reproduction. Realistic black depths bring out details in dark areas of the picture. THX mode ensures that colors match the director’s intent. In addition, the viewer is provided with eight more presets, as well as a custom settings mode – you can adjust the colors, clarity and other image parameters. The new plasma panel has almost zero response time – it does an excellent job of transferring 3D images, performing it without any flaws. Dynamic scenes are rendered crisp and clear. Last but not least, among other plasma TVs, the Panasonic TX-PR50VT20 has a record low power consumption. »

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G2 – «Best Multimedia Camera 2010-2011»

The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G2 is the world’s first interchangeable lens system camera to feature touch screen control. The expert jury described this camera as follows: “One of the most amazing features of the Lumix DMC-G2 is the 3-inch (3: 2) touch screen, which not only allows you to easily change shooting settings, but also release the shutter with a single touch of the screen. The superior viewfinder makes framing and focusing much easier, even in strong backlighting. The autofocus system detects the slightest change in the contrast of objects and is amazingly fast, and the image quality for still images and movies (AVCHD Lite) is very good. ”

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-TZ10 – «Best Compact Travel Camera 2010-2011»

“The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-TZ10 is the next evolution of the TZ series. This model features not only Auto and Scene modes (including Pinhole and Film Grain modes), but also the traditional P / S / A / M photography modes, which will be appreciated by experienced photographers who need complete control of the situation. In addition, this camera has all the essential attributes of a travel camera: GPS-module, geotagging function and a 12x Leica DC Vario-Elmar zoom lens with a focal length of 25-300 mm. The top of the functionality of this camera is video shooting in the AVCHD Lite format. Surprisingly, for all its talent, the DMC-TZ10 will easily fit in your pocket. «