Red Dot Award: Product Design


From fashion and accessories to consumer electronics and vehicles, household appliances and furniture – you can choose between 48 different categories when participating in the Red Dot Award: Product Design.

1. Home and seating furniture

Chairs, Coffee and side tables, Carpets and runners, Cupboards

2. Bedroom furniture and beds

Bedcovers and throws, Bedroom furniture accessories, Beds, Bedsteads

3. Lighting and lamps

Architectural lighting, Built-in lighting,  Ceiling lighting, Chandeliers

Household appliances and household accessories

Cleaning accessories, Cleaning devices

5. Kitchens and kitchen furniture

Eat-in kitchens, Extensible kitchens, Fitted kitchens, Industry kitchens

6. Kitchen taps and sinks

Built-in sinks, Electronical fittings, Filter taps, Flush-mount sinks

7. Kitchen appliances and kitchen accessories

Extractor hoods, Catering appliances

8. Cookware and cooking utensils

Baking utensils, Bowls, Cookware, Kitchen aids, Kitchen scales

9. Tableware

Teapots / Coffee pots, Bottles, Bowls, Cans, Carafes, Ceramics, Cutlery, Dishes

10. Bathroom and sanitary equipment

Bathroom accessories, Bathroom drainage systems, Bathroom furniture

11. Bathroom taps and shower heads

Basin mixers, Electronical fittings, Single lever mixers, Two-handle fittings

12. Garden furniture

Conservatories, Garden and outdoor furniture, Landscaping, Lounge furniture

13. Garden appliances, garden tools and garden equipment

Accessories, BBQ equipment

14. Outdoor and camping equipment

Binoculars, Camping furnishings, Camping tableware, Clasp knives and hunting knives

15. Sports equipment

Diving, Fitness devices, Equestrian sports, Fitness equipment, Functional clothing

16. Hobby and leisure

Game equipment, Games, Gaming machines, Musical instruments

17. Bicycles and bicycle accessories

Bags, Baskets and containers, Bicycle tyre inflators, Bike computers, Bike components

18. Babies and children

Accessories, Baby bottles, Baby carriers, Baby phones and cameras, Baby scales

19. Personal care, wellness and beauty

Brushes, Combs, Cosmetic tools, Hair curlers, Hairdryers, Hair straighteners

20. Fashion and lifestyle accessories

Belts, Bridal fashion, Children’s clothing, Exclusive collections, Gloves

21. Luggage and bags

Briefcases, Camera bags, Carrier bags, Dry bags, Handbags, Luggage scales

22. Glasses

Glasses, Reading glasses, Sunglasses, Sports glasses, Other


23. Watches

Alarm clocks, Analogue watches, Chronographs, Clockworks, Digital watches

24. Jewellery

Anklets, Bracelets, Brooches, Clasps, Cufflinks, Earrings, Hair decoration

25. Interior architecture and interior design

Bars, Cafés, Nursery School, Cinemas, Clubs, Concert halls

26. Interior design elements

Access control systems, Bar furnishings, Bar counters and fittings, Carpets

27. Urban design

Advertising columns, Bollards, Building elements, Bus stops, Charging stations

28. Materials and surfaces

Floor coverings, Anti-slip materials, Carpet flooring, Carpets, Composite woods

29. Office furniture and office chairs

Boards, Conference and meeting room furniture, Desks, Lecterns and writing desks

30. Office supplies and stationery

Ballpoint pens, Blackboards, Calculators, Coloured pencils, Envelopes

31. Tools

Construction equipment, Electronic tools, Hand tools, Home tools

32. Heating and air conditioning technology

Air conditioning systems, Air purifiers, Fans

33. Industrial equipment, machinery and automation

3D printers, 3D scanners, Automations

34. Robotics

Autonomous mobile robots, Exploration robots, Humanoid robots, Industrial robots

35. Medical devices and technology

Emergency equipment, General practice equipment, Hospital equipment

36. Healthcare

Care aids, Communication aids, Daily living aids, Electronical help systems, Furnishings

37. Cars and motorcycles

ATV, Combined cars, Compact cars, Convertible cars, Electric vehicles

38. Motorhomes and caravans

Alcove vehicles, Camper vans, Caravans, Caravan equipment

39. Ships, trains and planes

Aircrafts, Aeroplanes, Aeroplane interior fittings, Boat interiors, Cargo ships

40. Commercial vehicles

Agricultural machines, Ambulance vehicles, Buses, Fire engine vehicles, Forklift trucks

41. Vehicle accessories

Accessories, Automobile technology, Car entertainment, Car styling, Components

42. TV and home entertainment

3D glasses, Antenna, Blu-ray players, Docking stations, DVD players, E-readers

43. Audio

Amplifiers, Audio accessories, Bluetooth speakers, DJ equipment

44. Kameras und Kamerazubehör

Analog cameras, Camcorders, Camera accessories, Cameras, Cine cameras

45. Drones and action cameras

Action cameras, DIY drones, Drone accessories, FPV drones, Fun drones

46. Mobile phones, tablets and wearables

Accessories, Activity trackers, Mobile phones, Power banks, Smartphones

47. Communication technology

Accessories, Base station, Batteries, Charging stations, Conference technology

48. Computer and information technology

Accessories, Casing, Computer components, Computers, Data carriers