Animo’s OptiBean Touch has won an iF design award.

The OptiBean Touch won over the 63-member jury, made up of independent experts from all over the world, with its clean design lines and high-quality finish.

Over 6,400 entries were received from companies in 54 countries.

The main evaluation criteria are innovation and elaboration, functionality, aesthetics, responsibility and positioning.

Animo’s newest generation of intelligent espresso coffee machines comes with an easy-to-use touchscreen and intuitive user interface.

The OptiBean Touch is described as combining quality coffee with usability and a distinctive design.

The materials and construction are said to be durable and the OptiBean Touch has an A+ energy efficiency rating.

Reinder Schortinghuis, managing director of Animo, said: “The design of our products plays a crucial role in the development process. We aim to create stylish coffee machines that are easy to use, durable and environmental friendly. To win this respected design award is a big reward for our company.”

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