Global Brother News 2013 Brother Won an International Design Award "iF Gold Award 2013"


News Release 2013

Brother Won an International Design Award "iF Gold Award 2013"
Two Years in a Row

February 26, 2013

Brother Industries, Ltd.

Brother Industries, Ltd. (President: Toshikazu Koike) won an "iF gold award 2013" for its inkjet All-in-One "MFC-J4510DW/MFC-J4510N/MFC-J2510". This award is presented to the outstanding products selected from the winners of "iF design award 2013", which is one of the most prestigious international design awards.

The "iF design award 2013" had 4,352 entries submitted by the participants from 51 countries. Totally, 1410 entries won the iF design award, and 75 entries additionally selected from the iF award winners were honored with the iF gold award.

Brother repeatedly receives the iF design award since it first received one for the alphanumeric typewriter in 1982. So far, it won 40 iF design awards in total including 8 products which won the iF design award 2013. Also, for Brother it is the second "iF gold award" received two years in a row after the first one received in 2012 for "4234D&WT", an overlock sewing machine for home use.

iF gold award 2013 logo

< "iF Gold Award 2013" Winning Product >
Inkjet All-in-One "MFC-J4510DW / MFC-J4510N / MFC-J2510"
(Above image shows MFC-J4510DW)
A space-saving inkjet printer offering up to A3 printing with the main unit depth: 290mm. Brother's unique 35mm wide print head makes it print up to 18 ppm color / 20 ppm black (A4 size), while remaining excellent print quality. Also print speed is approximately doubled one of a conventional printer.

Brother is determined to achieve an excellent design where innovation and creativity are perfectly united and to provide customers around the world with "pleasure beyond their expectation".