OHCO, developers of the world’s most meticulously designed and technologically advanced full-body shiatsu massage chairs, today announced that it had been awarded two European Product Design (ePDA) 2019 Awards. Recognized for Design Innovation, Engineering Excellence, and Stunning Modern Aesthetic.
The OHCO M-Series, consisting of the M.8 and M.8LE massage chairs, was recognized among the best in product design worldwide in the following categories:
- Lifestyle and Travel, Wellness and Relaxation Products – Platinum
- Home Interior Products, Interior Furniture – Silver
Designed by industrial design icon Ken Okuyama and choreographed by Japanese shiatsu master Akira Okabayashi, the OHCO M-Series is the confluence of timeless Eastern massage traditions, Japanese engineering excellence, and a stunning modern aesthetic.
“Our goal with the M-Series was to set a new standard of excellence in the industry by integrating visual refinement and groundbreaking capabilities. From start to finish, we knew that we wanted to shape our M-Series models into unrivaled massage chairs,” said Cliff Levin, founder and CEO, of Furniture For Life. “We are honored to be recognized by ePDA among the world’s finest and most innovative designs. Above all, we are proud to provide a beautifully designed, life-changing product that promotes abiding comfort, happiness and peace.”
Inspired by Okuyama’s automotive roots with Porsche, Ferrari and Maserati, the M-Series’ rear-swing doors allow for easy entry and exit. Its full-body mechanical and air massage systems provide an exquisite escape from the stress of modern daily life. The OHCO M-Series is unapologetically luxurious, precise in its details, transformational, and transcendent.
The annual European Product Design Awards (ePDA) celebrates the efforts of talented designers and design teams who aim to improve daily lives with a practical and beautiful creation designed to solve a problem, make life easier, or simply spread joy. The complete list of ePDA 2019 winners, including product descriptions and photos, can be found at https://www.productdesignaward.eu/winners/epda/2019/.
OHCO, headquartered in Boulder, Colo., is the creator of the world’s most luxurious and technologically advanced full-body shiatsu massage chairs. Meticulously crafted, OHCO chairs intersect with timeless tradition, state-of-the-art Japanese engineering, and world-class talent. Combining years of research and testing, OHCO products are designed to reduce stress, enhance health and promote abiding well-being. OHCO is available worldwide through its authorized retail dealers. To learn more about OHCO, please visit OHCOmassagechairs.com.
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OHCO M.8 and M.8LE Massage Chairs Recognized for Design Innovation, Engineering Excellence and Stunning Modern Aesthetic