Tuesday, 22 January, 2019

Awards & Standards

Gorenje Shortlisted For House Beautiful Award 2013

  Gorenje, the Slovenian manufacturer famed for its creative and inspirational appliances, has been shortlisted in this year’s House Beautiful Awards for its heat pump tumble dryer, the D9665E. The House Beautiful Awards set out to reward excellence in the homes and interiors market with over 22 categories, and it is now in its 10th year. The innovative Gorenje heat ... Read More »


The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) has announced its support for this year’s 100% Design, the UK’s leading contemporary design event (Earls Court, London, 18-21 September). BIID President, Sue Timney, will be taking part in a special panel discussion on Friday 20th September as part of the event’s “Talks with 100% Design” seminar programme.   “Talks with 100% Design” ... Read More »

Romans Get Fit and Go Green

British shower manufacturer and designer, Roman, has reported they have seen a large surge in the amount of employees who are cycling and walking into work at their head office, with a massive 15% of staff now regularly walking or cycling in each week, despite their out of town location. This figure, from British Shower Manufacturer and Designer, Roman, beats ... Read More »

Success for Gorenje Group at Red Dot Design Awards 2013

  The Gorenje group, which includes Slovenian manufacturer Gorenje and ATAG, the Dutch appliance brand, was recognised for five of its products at this year’s red dot design awards. For the Gorenje brand, two awards went to the Aerogor heat pump and the SensoCare NGPS12 new generation washing machine, both designed by the Gorenje Design Studio. In addition, three awards ... Read More »

Gorenje Appoints New Logistics Partner

      Gorenje, the Slovenian home appliance manufacturer known for its creative and inspiring appliances, has appointed Sprint Deliveries GB Ltd., as its new distribution partner. Sprint Deliveries is the largest independent B2B and B2C delivery company in the white goods sector and prides itself as an expert in logistics of this kind. Sprint Deliveries begins its partnership with ... Read More »


The British Institute of Interior Design’s (BIID) annual conference, ‘Design Invention: Art and Science Collide’ (RIBA, London, Thursday 27th June), has proved a tremendous success, attracting an audience of more than 220 delegates from across the design world. The conference featured a high level programme of presentations and debate and included an enthralling face-to-face interview with the iconic designer, and ... Read More »

UK Environmental Expert Is Awarded Prize For Paper On The Domestic Food Waste Disposal

  Dr Tim Evans, environmental expert, has been awarded the James Hill Prize by the Institution of Civil Engineers for his paper on ‘Domestic food waste – the carbon and financial cost of the options’.  Dr Evans has found that food waste disposers offer a viable option for managing domestic food waste sustainably, and offer the additional benefit of high ... Read More »

Gorenje Wins Plus X Award For Innovative IQCook Hob

Gorenje, the Slovenian manufacturer famed for its creative and inspirational appliances, has won an esteemed Plus X Award for its global innovation IQcook induction hob. The Gorenje IQcook hob received the Plus X Award for high quality, excellent design and user friendly control. The intelligent induction hob was also awarded the best Product of the Year 2013 in the home ... Read More »

BIID Supports Key Events In London Design Festival

  The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) has announced its support for three major events in the London Design Festival (14th – 22nd September) – 100% Design, designjunction and Decorex. Now in its eleventh year, The London Design Festival has firmly established itself as a major event on the international design calendar and a blueprint for other international design ... Read More »


The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) is proud to announce its support for the 2013 Olympia International Art and Antiques Fair (6-16 June 2013, Olympia Exhibition Centre, London), with Guy Oliver presenting a highlight talk as part of the established show. Guy Oliver, a BIID member, has a background in Architectural and Design History from the University of Edinburgh. ... Read More »