Red Dot design award 2012

We are very proud and privileged to announce that Ideso has won the prestigious ‘red dot: best of the best’ design concept award for our PowerPac concept that we developed earlier this year!

We now become one of only a handful of South African design firms to have received a red dot award for exceptional design and are very excited for what the future holds for our studio, as well as Cape Town’s local design industry.

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Open Studio

We are going to be opening our studio up to the public and guests, on Tuesday 18th September 2012, from 14:00 until 20:00.

Please come and join us for a behind the scenes look at how everyday products are conceptualised, engineered and brought to life. Drinks and snacks will be served.

Contact Marc on or (021) 914 8444 for more information.

For more info on Creative Week Cape Town visit:

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World Industrial Design Day

We would like to wish everyone a happy World Industrial Design Day for 29 June 2012!

Ideso will be involved today through their participation at the official World Design Capital 2014 signing ceremony, where The Executive Mayor of the City of Cape Town, Alderman Patricia de Lille and Icsid President, Soon-in Lee, will sign the host city agreement for 2014.

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IDESO is now a proud corporate member of Icsid

Product design consultancy, Ideso, is now a corporate member of The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid).

Ideso becomes only the second company in the whole of Africa to receive corporate membership.

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Cape Town named Word Design Capital 2014!

Cape Town has been named the World Design Capital for 2014.

We would like to congratulate the city, the bid team, everyone involved, as well as all the creatives that make this an awesome city to be a part of.

We at Ideso, are fully committed to working with the creative organisations, in order to uplift the local design industry and fully make use of the designation of World Design Capital 2014.

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