Entry Categories

The Product Design of the Year Award recognizes the efforts of talented designers and design teams who aim to improve our daily lives with a practical and beautiful creations, designed to solve a problem, make life easier or simply spread joy.The European Product Design Award accepts submissions in the following categories:

Catering Products

  • Catering Products
  • Catering Supplies
  • Restaurant Supplies
  • Tabletop Specialities
  • Bakery Equipment
  • Bar Equipment
  • Disposable Supplies
  • Decoration/ Party Decoration
  • Kitchen Supplies
  • Food Warming Equipment
  • Food Transport

Children’s Products

  • Children’s Products
  • Baby Stationery
  • Bathing & Skin Care
  • Car Seats & Accessories
  • Kid’s Products
  • Diapering
  • Feeding
  • Gear
  • Health & Baby Care
  • Infant Products
  • Nursery
  • Pregnancy & Maternity
  • Safety
  • Strollers
  • Stroller Accessories
  • Toddler Products

Cleaning Products

  • Cleaning Sponge/Brush
  • Cleaning Cloths and Towels
  • Cleaning Gloves
  • Floor Cleaning Supplies and Tools
  • Floor Cleaning Machines
  • Window Cleaning Equipment and Glass Cleaners
  • Storage Baskets, Bins and Containers
  • Dusting Supplies and Tools
  • Vacuums and Floor Care
  • Toilet Pumps
  • Car Washing Machine
  • Rubber Tube
  • Buckets

Design for Society

  • >Design for Elders
  • Design for Environment
  • Design for Public Awareness
  • Design for Society
  • Design for Sustainability
  • Designs for Social Impact
  • Eco-Sustainable Design
  • Public Campaigns
  • Volunteerism Projects

Education

  • Classroom Design
  • Public Campaigns
  • Pop-up Books
  • Self-learning Devices
  • Teaching Aids
  • Toys for Pre-school Learning

Event Supplies

  • Crowd Control
  • Exhibition and Trade Show Display
  • Flags
  • Flooring
  • Kiosks
  • Portable Storage
  • Decoration

Flora and Fauna

  • Flora and Fauna
  • Devices, Gadgets or Products not made for Humans
  • Growth Encouragement
  • Harvesting Devices
  • Hydroponic Devices
  • Garden Tools
  • Pet Accessories
  • Pet Toys
  • Prosthetics for Animals
  • Watering Devices

Home Interior Products

  • Bathroom Fittings/Appliances
  • Household Appliances
  • Windows, Doors
  • Switches, Temperature Control Systems
  • Interior Furniture
  • Textiles/Floor Coverings
  • Bedroom Furniture/Accessories
  • Room Fragrances
  • Mirrors
  • Lighting
  • Kitchen Appliances
  • Kitchen Furniture
  • Kitchen Accessories/Tabletop
  • Bathroom Fittings/Appliances
  • Interior Decoration
  • Tableware
  • Holiday Decoration
  • Staircase

Illumination

  • Accent Lamps
  • Art-Glass Lighting
  • Bathroom Lighting
  • Chandeliers
  • Designer Lighting
  • Desk Lamps
  • Energy Saving Lighting
  • Floor Lamps
  • Full Spectrum Lamps
  • Architectural Lighting
  • Green Lighting
  • Hotel & Guest Room Lighting Products
  • Illuminated Ceiling Fans
  • Illuminated Home Decor
  • Interactive Lighting Projects
  • Outdoor lighting
  • Special Purpose Lighting
  • Table Lamps
  • Use of Natural Light

Life Science Design

  • Medical/Scientific Machinery
  • Aids/Prosthetics
  • Physical Therapy and Therapy Products
  • Medical Furniture
  • Safety Designs

Lifestyle and Travel

  • Travel Bags
  • Travel Accessory
  • Comfort and Security Items
  • Luxury Goods
  • Footwear
  • Umbrellas
  • Leather Goods
  • Wellness and Relaxation Products

Material Design

  • Manufacturing
  • Building

Media and Home Electronic

  • Cameras, Video Cameras and Equipment
  • Computers and Information Technology
  • Consumer Electronics and Cameras
  • Home Computers
  • Electric Appliance
  • Security Systems
  • Phone and Other Communications Technology
  • Robotics
  • TV, Video and Audio Equipment
  • Unmanned Systems, Drones, UAVs
  • Electronic Device Accessory

Office Equipment

  • Office Equipment
  • Furnishings/Modules
  • Productivity Tools/Presentations
  • Scanners/Copiers/Fax Machines
  • Stationery
  • Telecommunications
  • Desk Accessories
  • Workspace Organizers

Outdoor and Exercise Equipment

  • Bicycle and Bicycle Accessories
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Leisure, Games and Fun
  • Outdoor Lighting
  • Sport Protection Design
  • Outdoors, Trekking and Camping
  • Patio/Garden Furniture and Accessories
  • Sauna/Steamroom/Jacuzzi
  • Sports/Toys/Games

Packaging Design

  • Beverage
  • Food
  • Beauty and Health
  • Luxury Products
  • Children Products
  • Sustainable Design
  • Fashion Packaging
  • Sports Packaging
  • Other Packaging

Sustainable Living/Environmental Preservation

  • Urban Sustainable Design
  • Energy Conservation Equipment
  • Alternative Energy Source Equipment
  • Recycling Equipment
  • Residential Sustainable Design
  • Rural Sustainable Design

Supermarket & Grocery Stores

  • Counters
  • Showcase
  • Commercial Ovens
  • Bakery Rack
  • Freezer/Cooler/Refrigerator
  • Pedestrian Barrier
  • Customer Feedback Machine
  • Cashier Machine
  • Cart/Basket
  • Shelf/Display Shelves
  • Commercial Juicer
  • Food Warming Equipment
  • Other Devices

Toys

  • Action Figure
  • Board Game
  • Card Game
  • Construction Toy
  • DIY (Do It Yourself) Toy
  • Doll
  • Educational Toy
  • Handmade Toy
  • Musical Toy
  • Outdoor Toy
  • Painting and Colouring Set
  • Pool Toy
  • Remote Controlled Toy
  • Robotic Toy
  • Science Toy
  • Toy for 0-1 year olds
  • Toy for 1-3 year olds
  • Toy for 3-6 year olds
  • Toy for 6+ year olds
  • Wooden Toys

Transportation

  • Aircraft/Aerospace
  • Alternative Fuel Vehicles
  • Auto Accessories and Interiors
  • Auto/Truck/Mobile Home
  • Mass Transportation
  • Nautical/Boats
  • Vehicle Accessories
  • Other Transportation Design

Other Product Designs

  • Other Designs
  • Product User Interface Design
  • Industrial Machines
  • Industrial Robot