Wipro Lighting wins Red Dot award for excellence in product design for VERGE LED
Bangalore, April 20, 2017: Wipro Lighting, part of Wipro Enterprises (P) Ltd., India’s leading LED lighting company, announced that it has won the prestigious Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 for its lighting product – VERGE LED, in the product design category.
VERGE LED isWipro’s signature lighting product for modern work-spaces designed by thecompany’s industrial designer Prajakta Rokade. It blends in innovatively andcaptures the essence of any workspace. VERGE LED enhances theelements of the space it is going to belong, creating a unique volumetriclighting experience.Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 is a well-regarded international designcompetition. For over 60 years, an expert team awards the seal of quality forgood design and innovation to the outstanding designs of the year. This year, ajury of around 40 independent designers, design professors and specialistjournalists evaluated each individual product. The competition assessed 5,500+entries from 54 countries.Anuj Dhir, Vice President & Business Head, Commercial Lighting, WiproConsumer Care and Lightingsaid, “Design & Innovation is a way of lifeat Wipro. We are delighted to win this award, a testimony to our focus oninnovation and encourages us to bring in more innovation and value to ourcustomers.”Professor Dr. Peter Zec, founder and CEO of the Red Dot Award said,“The Red Dot winners are pursuing the right design strategy. They haverecognised that good design and economic success go hand in hand. The award bythe critical Red Dot jury documents their high design quality and is indicativeof their successful design policy.”