IBO 2022 Industrial Design Awards Announced

Instrument Business Outlook (IBO) today announced the winners of the annual IBO Industrial Design Awards for excellence in the industrial design of analytical instruments. The winners of the 2022 Awards exemplify the importance of industrial design to an instrument’s functionality, end-user experience and approachability. The winners are:

Gold Award:                 MGI Tech’s DNBelab C4 Single-cell Barcoding System

Silver Award:               IKA’s TWISTER Universal Mixing Drive

Bronze Award:             Rigaku and JEOL’s  XtaLAB Synergy-ED Electron Diffraction System

Nominees for the IBO Design Awards began commercial shipments between August 2021 and July 2022 and are selected from IBO’s survey of new products using trade shows, trade publications, press releases and the internet. Award winners are selected solely based on their industrial designs, not on technical capabilities or performance. Criteria include innovation, aesthetics, functionality and utility.

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