By Lisa Johnston
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Seoul, South Korea — LG Electronics said 27 of its 2013 products recently received Red Dot design excellence awards from a panel of 37 independent judges.
The awards were presented to top products in a field of 4,662 competing entries from 1,865 manufacturers, designers and architects from 54 countries.
LG said it won the Red Dot: Best of the Best Award for its new curved OLED TV. LG also received 24 other Red ot design awards in addition to two honorable mentions.
“Design has always been an important part of our DNA, and in recent years it’s become even more important that we differentiate our products in an industry that has become synonymous with great-looking products,” stated Skott Ahn, LG Electronics corporate design chief. “Our ultimate philosophy is to incorporate designs that work but also evoke an emotional response. The design awards are a testament to the company’s success in this regard.”
Product that received Red Dot Awards included the following:
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