Charcoal and gas models.
Everdure by Heston Blumenthal barbecues have been acknowledged for their exceptional form, functional design and aesthetic quality with both the charcoal and gas ranges receiving a 2017 iF Design Award.
Commenting on the win, Heston Blumenthal said, “I am absolutely delighted that the Everdure by Heston range has won two iF Design Awards. Over the past two years a series amount of thought went into every aspect of development, with both teams working closely together, endlessly designing and testing prototypes to make sure the range was just right. I was thrilled with the end result so it is great to have that celebrated.”
The Hub Fusion and Cube in the charcoal range impressed judges with its innovative Fast Flame Ignition System, Rotiscope technology and aesthetic design. The Furnace and Force from the gas range, showcased speed, precision and flexibility.
Shriro Australia CEO, Mike Westrup said, “These awards are a testament to the innovation and outstanding design of the Everdure by Heston Blumenthal product portfolio. Heston, in collaboration with our product development team and designers, worked tirelessly to bring to market a range combining the latest technology and design aesthetics, with ease of use and attention to detail. We are proud to have been acknowledged by such a prestigious panel of industry expert and have our entire product range celebrated on an international scale.”
A total of 5,575 entries from 59 countries were submitted for this year’s award. After three days of judging, an international panel of 58 jurors, consisting of independent experts in industry, design and architecture from around the world announced the winners.
The iF Design Awards night is scheduled to be held on March 10, 2017 in Munich, Germany.