FIVE RED DOT AWARDS FOR CYBEX AND GB
Bayreuth, April 2018 – Five CYBEX and gb products have been given Red Dot Awards from the German Red Dot Institute for their high design quality. The CYBEX LEMO Chair as well as the stroller gb Swan received the highest possible rating of “Best of the Best” in the product design category.
Next to the excellent results of the LEMO Chair and the gb Swan, three other CYBEX products also received the coveted ‘high quality’ award from the institution. These include the new CYBEX Eezy S Twist, the CYBEX Balios S stroller and the baby carriers CYBEX YEMA TIE and YEMA CLICK.
The award-winning products in detail:
The Best of the Best Award – The CYBEX LEMO Chair
The jury of the Red Dot Design award says “The design of the LEMO Chair manages to achieve a perfect reduction to essential elements. Its purist simplicity and sophisticated functionality are captivating, with everything neatly fitting together. With its balanced design language and materiality, it projects an inviting atmosphere and is very safe in every situation. It simply grows with the child, as it can be adapted to changing needs in just a few simple steps. It saves space and fits seamlessly into domestic interiors.”
The Best of the Best Award – The gb Swan
The gb Swan shows a clear design language and captivates with sophisticated functionality. The frame of the stroller is made of carbon fibre which leads to an overall weight of 6 kilograms only. It offers a reversible seat unit so a child can either be pushed forward or parent-facing. Front and back wheels are rotatable so the stroller is easy to steer and very maneuverable.
High Quality in Design Award:
EEZY S TWIST
This innovative buggy comes with a rotatable seat unit. It can be adjusted from parent-facing to forward-facing with just the push of a button, offering even more flexibility for active families. The stepless recline function until full lie-flat position ensures a smooth ride for small passengers.
This stroller is the ideal choice for parents who enjoy the great outdoors. Big all-terrain wheels with a four-wheel suspension system ensure that families can enjoy a smooth and comfortable ride whether walking on cobblestones, pavement or out in the countryside.
The CYBEX YEMA is a perfect combination of form and function. It helps create a much-needed connection between mother and child through close-contact. The fashionable baby carrier expertly combines ergonomics and comfort with quality you can count on. Featuring iconic and decorative wings to create a unique appearance, it also fully adjustable to allow for your growing baby.
In this year’s test, products from overall 59 countries were submitted for evaluation. An independent and international jury of experts closely assessed each product among others with regards to their degree of innovation, functionality, ergonomics and quality. This process follows strict criteria which makes the Red Dot Design Award the most renowned evaluation process for good design and innovation.