We are happy to announce that the OptiBean Touch is nominated for the German Design Award 2019. We really appreciate it and look forward to the jury's decision – good luck to all the nominees!

After winning the iF Design Award with our bean-to-cup coffee machine the OptiBean Touch, we are honoured to be running for this prestigious prize for Excellent Product Design. The German Design Award is the top international prize of the German Design Council.

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Its goal: to discover, present and honour unique design trends. The jury sessions take place on 02/03 August 2018. 

We will keep you informed about the outcome!


Animo makes premium-quality coffee equipment and vending systems — user-friendly machines that are durable and convenient to maintain. Our machines deliver a wide range of fresh, hot beverages time after time. Everything from freshly ground espresso, cappuccino or latte macchiato to tea, hot chocolate and instant soup. We’ve been doing business for over 65 years in more than 75 countries worldwide. Because good coffee takes a good machine. And a good machine takes experience, expertise and dedication.

About German Design Award

The German Design Award directly contributes to the overall commercial success. Prizes will only be awarded to projects that truly represent pioneering contributions to the German and international design landscape. The highly esteemed, international jury guarantees this. The German Design Award identifies and presents unique design trends: a competition that advances the design-oriented scene.

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