Tombow Pencil Co., Ltd. (President, Akihiro Ogawa, head office, Toshima, Kita-ku, Tokyo) will open “TOMBOW DESIGN” on our website and introduce the award winning design award for about half a century. The URL is:
The products and awards awarded are 59 products and 77 winners. The first to be confirmed was the “SR1300 pencil Sharpener”, which won the Good Design Award in 1966, and since then, many of the products that have been released have been awarded a prize from a design evaluation agency in Japan and abroad as a good design indicator for half a century.
77 Awards are based on the following 6 design evaluation agencies:
Good Design Award (public Goods Japan Design Promotion Association)
Kids Design Award (Kids Design Council)
Red Dot Design Award (Design Center, North Rhine-Westphalia)
IF Design Award (International Forum design Hannover)
・Design Plus Award (Messe Frankfurt)
Baden-BW International design Award (Stuttgart Design Center)
We will continue to contribute to the promotion of industrial design by exploring the design that enhances the usability of the product, the eye-pleasing, comfortable in hand, and the design which gives deep fulfillment to owning.
TOMBOW DESIGN Top Page Messages >
Stationery must be beautiful.
Stationery is a must when a person is trying to create something.
Writing, erasing, pasting, the necessary functions become shape,
It is enriched in the eyes, comfortable in the hand, and gives a deep enhancement to owning.