Yepp bike seats receive ”2014 GOOD DESIGN AWARDS”

Yepp bike seats receive ”2014 GOOD DESIGN AWARDS”

Yepp bike seat

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Both the Yepp Mini and the Yepp Maxi have recently received the “2014 GOOD DESIGN AWARD” from The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies.

GMG is very pleased and happy with the conferment of these unique awards.

“It is to be proud of as a team and is the icing on the cake. It is also the acknowledgment of our unique way of working resulting in increasingly internationally success”, Michel Krechting – Managing Director of GMG bv – replies. The Yepp series are developed in close cooperation with design studio Van Der Veer Designers at Geldermalsen – The Netherlands.

About the Yepp bike seats:

Both the Yepp Mini (front seat) and the Yepp Maxi (rear seat) are made of the same soft, shock absorbing and water-resistant material, they have a good fit enabling the child to sit very comfortable and comes standard with a five point safety harness.

The Yepp Mini is suitable for children from 9 months up to 3 years old or have exceeded the 15 kg weight limit.

The Yepp Maxi is suitable for children from 9 months up to 6 years of age, or children that have exceeded the 22kg weight limit. The Yepp Maxi has been rated by the Official Dutch Consumers Association in 2014 both as “Best in Test” and “Best Buy”.

About the Award:

GOOD DESIGN is the oldest and the most prestigious design Awards Program organized worldwide. Founded in Chicago in 1950 by the former MoMA (Museum of Modern Art NY) curator Edgar Kaufmann, Jr., together with pioneers in modern design.

GOOD DESIGN honours the yearly achievements of the best industrial and graphic designers and world manufacturers for their pursuit of extraordinary design excellence.

From the thousands of submissions from over 48 countries, more than 700 product designs are worthy of the “GOOD DESIGN AWARD” for their Design Excellence in 25 different categories, such as Medical, Textiles, Hardware, Office Products and Childeren Products. The Yepp Mini and Yepp Maxi have won the Award in the last category.