Thule wins two iF Gold Awards 2017 for outstanding design

Last night, Thule was recognized with the highest iF Design honor, the coveted iF Gold Award, for both Thule Chariot Sport multisport trailer and Thule Yepp Nexxt Maxi child bike seat. The iF Gold Award is one of the most renowned international design awards and considered a quality seal for excellence in design

In competition with more than 5,500 products in seven categories, only 75 products were honored with the highest prize – the iF Gold Award. The winners, selected by an international 58-member jury of design experts, were announced and awarded in front of 2,000 international design industry professionals at the iF Design Award Night on March 10, 2017, at the BMW Welt museum and exhibition in Munich.

iF Gold Award 2017: Thule Chariot Sport 
With Thule Chariot Sport, Thule has developed the ultimate multisport trailer for athletes and their kids, focusing on smart design, safety, comfort, and innovation.

iF Gold Award 2017: Thule Yepp Nexxt Maxi
Thule Yepp Nexxt Maxi is a lightweight, comfortable, and safe rear rack mounted child bike seat with a unique design, inspired by modern bike helmets.


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About Thule
The Thule brand was established in Sweden 1942. Under the motto Bring your life, Thule globally offers a wide range of premium products for active people that allow them to bring what they care most for – safely, easily and in style.

Thule offers among other things roof racks, bike carriers, roof boxes, computer/camera/ sports bags, and child related products like child bike seats, joggers, and multifunctional strollers. The Thule brand sets new standards within its categories, with products sold in 139 countries worldwide.
Thule is the largest brand in Thule Group.
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About Us

Thule Group is a world leader in products that make it easy to bring the things you care for – easily, securely and in style, when living an active life. Under the motto Active Life, Simplified, we offer products within two segments: Outdoor&Bags (e.g. equipment for cycling, water and winter sports, roof boxes, bike trailers, baby joggers, laptop and camera bags, backpacks and cases for mobile handheld devices) and Specialty (snow chains and pick-up truck tool boxes). Our products are sold in 136 markets globally. There are more than 2,200 of us working for Thule Group at 10 production facilities and more than 35 sales locations all over the world. Net sales for 2013 amounted to 4.3 billion SEK. For more information, please visit




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