Product design

WEST ELM AND MARIMEKKO DEBUT A LIMITED-EDITION HOLIDAY CAPSULE COLLECTION

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Monday, September 26, 2022

West Elm + Marimekko retails for $20.00-$90.00 and is exclusively available for purchase beginning on September 26th at westelm.com/marimekko .

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  • West Elm + Marimekko retails for $20.00-$90.00 and is exclusively available for purchase beginning on September 26th at westelm.com/marimekko .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220926005148/en/
    Marimekko + West Elm Holiday Collaboration (Photo: West Elm)
    West Elm has long appreciated Marimekkos approach to design, founded on creating products that bring joy for years to come.
  • The West Elm + Marimekko collection features a carefully curated selection of archival Marimekko prints, including Maija Louekaris exquisite Kuusikossa and Vellamo designs from 2012 and 2009 respectively.
  • This timeless appeal of the iconic Marimekko prints, paired with West Elms modern aesthetic, proved to be a perfect combination for the holiday season.

MAXTRAX Named Recipient of Australia Good Design Award in the Product Design Category for its 4x4 Recovery System

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

The MAXTRAX 4x4 Recovery System is an innovative new product with expanded tools to assist overland enthusiasts safely recover their vehicles.

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  • The MAXTRAX 4x4 Recovery System is an innovative new product with expanded tools to assist overland enthusiasts safely recover their vehicles.
  • The 4x4 Recovery System is a prime example of the companys offerings to support safe outdoors adventures.
  • The Good Design Awards Jury commented: The MAXTRAX Recovery System demonstrates a holistic solution to the task of vehicle recovery.
  • MAXTRAX offers first-in-class vehicle recovery and extraction tracks, as well as an expanding offering of recovery systems for overland enthusiasts.

Mitsubishi Motors' All-New Outlander Wins 2022 Australian Good Design Award

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

TOKYO, Sept 20, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that the all-new Outlander won the 2022 Australian Good Design Award in the Product Design -- Automotive and Transport segment.

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  • TOKYO, Sept 20, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that the all-new Outlander won the 2022 Australian Good Design Award in the Product Design -- Automotive and Transport segment.
  • Organized by Good Design Australia, the Australian Good Design Awards has been promoting excellence in design and innovation since 1958 and is recognized by the World Design Organization (WDO) as Australia's peak international design endorsement program.
  • The Good Design Awards Jury commented: "The SUV bodystyle has surpassed the conventional sedan in popularity, mostly because of functionality.
  • The winners of the 2022 Australian Good Design Awards were selected in 11 design disciplines which include Architectural Design, Communication Design, Design Research, Design Strategy, Digital Design, Engineering Design, Fashion Impact, Next Gen (Student), Product Design, Service Design and Social Impact.

Crate & Barrel Partners with Athena Calderone on First-Ever Whole Home Collection

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

CHICAGO, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Crate & Barrel unveiled its latest collaboration with interior designer, author and entertaining expert, Athena Calderone. Crate & Barrel's design leadership and Calderone's artful eye create a purposeful collection of furniture, kitchen, entertaining, and décor products for beautiful, modern living.

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  • CHICAGO, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Crate & Barrel unveiled its latest collaboration with interior designer, author and entertaining expert, Athena Calderone.
  • Crate & Barrel's design leadership and Calderone's artful eye create a purposeful collection of furniture, kitchen, entertaining, and dcor products for beautiful, modern living.
  • Available exclusively at Crate & Barrel starting today, customers can shop the Athena Calderone for Crate & Barrel collection online at www.crateandbarrel.com/athena and at select stores across the U.S.
  • Known for high-quality products, exclusive designs and timeless style since 1962, Crate & Barrel Holdings Inc. includes lifestyle brands Crate & Barrel, CB2, Crate & Kids, and Hudson Grace.

Polywork Secures $28M Series B Funding as it Launches Out of Private Beta

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

Polywork , the professional network, today announced $28 million in Series B funding.

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  • Polywork , the professional network, today announced $28 million in Series B funding.
  • Polywork is the place where people can come to me for the things I do beyond my job title.
  • Polywork is the place I can figure out what people in my network are secretly working on and open to doing.
  • Following Polyworks Andreessen Horowitz-led Series A, this Series B round brings the companys total financing to $44.5 million.

GE Digital Achieves AWS Industrial Software Competency Status and Adds New AWS Marketplace Offerings in Operational Intelligence and MES

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

GE Digital , a leading industrial software company, today announced at HANNOVER MESSE USA that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Industrial Software Competency status.

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  • GE Digital , a leading industrial software company, today announced at HANNOVER MESSE USA that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Industrial Software Competency status.
  • GE Digital is also expanding its offerings in the AWS Marketplace with new cloud-based operational intelligence and Manufacturing Execution System (MES) software.
  • GE Digital is listing Proficy Smart Factorys cloud-based MES software in AWS Marketplace along with its operational intelligence solution, Proficy Operations Hub .
  • Our AWS Industrial Software Competency Status will allow us to work more closely with AWS to help our industrial customers achieve their digital transformation goals.

WEST ELM AND MARA HOFFMAN LAUNCH NEW HOME COLLABORATION

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Global design company, West Elm, a member of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM), the worlds largest digital-first, design-led and sustainable home retailer, announced today the launch of a new collaboration with designer, Mara Hoffman.

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  • Global design company, West Elm, a member of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM), the worlds largest digital-first, design-led and sustainable home retailer, announced today the launch of a new collaboration with designer, Mara Hoffman.
  • The new Mara Hoffman Collection for West Elm features 28 items that celebrate both brands shared passion for design, sustainability, and responsible production processes.
  • Jeffrey Hannoosh, Senior Vice President of Product Design at West Elm states, Mara Hoffman and West Elm are aligned by our shared belief in modern design and the importance of sustainability in everything that we do.
  • Mara Hoffman + West Elm will also be available for purchase in the following markets:
    To learn more about the collection, please visit westelm.com/marahoffman.

POTTERY BARN TEEN COLLABORATES WITH PARAMOUNT ON EXCLUSIVE HOME FURNISHINGS COLLECTION INSPIRED BY THE FAN-FAVORITE STAR TREK FRANCHISE

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Thursday, September 8, 2022

Celebrating Star Treks more than 50-year legacy, the Star Trek for Pottery Barn Teen home furnishings collection features iconic emblems, phrases, and starships artfully depicted on bedding, gear, decorative accessories, lighting, and wall dcor.

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  • Celebrating Star Treks more than 50-year legacy, the Star Trek for Pottery Barn Teen home furnishings collection features iconic emblems, phrases, and starships artfully depicted on bedding, gear, decorative accessories, lighting, and wall dcor.
  • Just in time for Star Trek Day, the must-have home furnishings collection is now available to shop exclusively online at pbteen.com/startrek.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220908006015/en/
    Star Trek x Pottery Barn Teen collaboration bedroom (Photo: Pottery Barn Teen)
    The Star Trek franchise has celebrated imagination and exploration for over half a century, said Allison Spampanato, Senior Vice President of Product Design, Pottery Barn Teen.
  • Introduced in 2003, Pottery Barn Teen offers home furnishings and solutions to create spaces that reflect who teens are and how they live.

Keysight World: Innovate to Spotlight Emerging Technologies and Trends

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

This four-day online vision conference will be held in regions around the world throughout October, November and December 2022.

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  • This four-day online vision conference will be held in regions around the world throughout October, November and December 2022.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220907005900/en/
    Every day, technological advancements are reshaping the human experience - from how we live and work, to how we move through the world.
  • Each day of Keysight World: Innovate will feature an industry expert keynote on near-term trends, a moderated panel discussion on key industry challenges, an industry luminary vision keynote and relevant solution demonstrations.
  • Keynote address: Javier Verdura , Global Director of Product Design, Tesla
    Vision keynote: Chris Gerdes , Professor and Co-Director, Center for Automotive Research at Stanford (CARS)

kate spade new york Names Industry Veterans Tom Mora and Jennifer Lyu as Head Product Designers for the Global Lifestyle Brand

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

kate spade new york introduces the official appointment of industry veterans, Tom Mora and Jennifer Lyu, who are partnering as the principal designers for all kate spade new york product categories.

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  • kate spade new york introduces the official appointment of industry veterans, Tom Mora and Jennifer Lyu, who are partnering as the principal designers for all kate spade new york product categories.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220906005241/en/
    Tom Mora, kate spade new york SVP and Head of Design, RTW and Lifestyle Categories (Photo: Business Wire)
    In his role, Mora oversees design direction for kate spade new york ready-to-wear, footwear, jewelry, home and licensed lifestyle categories.
  • About Tom Mora, SVP and Head of Design, RTW and Lifestyle Categories:
    As SVP and Head of Design, RTW & Lifestyle Categories, Tom Mora is creating a clear and cohesive aesthetic for kate spade new york.
  • About Jennifer Lyu, SVP and Head of Design, Accessories:
    As SVP and Head of Design, Accessories at kate spade new york, Jennifer Lyu leads the brands handbag, small leather goods and tech categories.