Brother wins Good Design Award 2015 in 5 categories

South Africa – Brother Industries, Ltd. has won the highly regarded Japanese “Good Design Award 2015” for 5 of its latest products.

Since winning their very first Good Design Award in 1960 for their home sewing machine, Brother has won the same award for 190 different products in total, including the 5 won this year. Furthermore, this will be the 23rd consecutive year since1993 that Brother has received the award.

Dale de Villiers, Marketing Manager at Brother South Africa, said “The Good Design Award evaluates not only the exterior beauty of products but also the user experience and environmental impact of the design, as well as the products/services’ ability to present new ideas to society. Winning the award recognises the concerted effort by all Brother employees involved in developing, manufacturing and delivering Brother’s products and services.’’

Based on their motto “At your side”, Brother is committed to always placing the customers first by designing products that suit their needs. Brother is determined to continue to provide superior value through product design.

Available in South Africa, the iPrint&Scan Mobile App received the 2015 Good Design Award.

About Good Design Awards

Good Design Award has been a sole comprehensive design evaluation and communication system in Japan since 1957. Many companies and designers from both inside and outside Japan participate in the activity to enhance the industry through design quality. “G Mark”, the symbol of the award has been recognised widely as a mark representing good design.

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