Electrolux Newsroom Australia

Category: Awards and Recognition

Electrolux Design Lab 2012 finalists announced – Aussie student’s concept that makes the top ten

The annual international Design Lab competition, now in its tenth year, has announced its finalists – with one proud Australian making the top 10. The competition challenged industrial design students to consider how a fuller, sensory experience can be incorporated into everyday, home appliances. The top 10 were chosen from a field of 1,200 entrants […]

Australia’s hottest restaurants revealed

Electrolux congratulates its cooking ambassadors, Tetsuya Wakuda and Peter Gilmore, on their success in the inaugural The Australian Hot 50 Restaurant Awards. The Awards set out to find those restaurants that are pushing the boundaries and exciting patrons with something different and unique, recognising a number of aspects of distinction, from design to dishes. Quay […]

Australian Chef Richard Ousby from Quay wins the 2012 Acqua Panna & S.Pellegrino Young Chef of the Year Award

The S.Pellegrino Cooking Cup Trophy and the Inside the Cooking Award went for the first time to the same boat representing one of the S.Pellegrino global markets – Australia. The Australia boat carried up-and-coming young chef Richard Ousby across the finish line. Both trophies recognize the sailing skills of the crew in addition to the […]

Fashion fantasy comes true for young Aussie designer

Electrolux Fashion Apprentice winner announced Carly Harmen will be stepping into the shoes of an aspiring high end fashion designer after yesterday being labelled by Alex Perry as the 2011 Electrolux Fashion Apprentice. The highly talented Victorian entrant will receive a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity of a six month paid apprenticeship with industry leader, fashion designer and […]

Electrolux Design Lab 2011 winner announced with Australian entrant Enzo Kocak coming a close second

Congratulations to Adrian Mankovecký, student at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava, Slovakia for taking out the top prize and runner up Enzo Kocak from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.   Adrian was awarded first place in the 2011 Electrolux Design Lab competition finals at the Room Home Intelligence Conference at the […]

Peter Alwin wins Electrolux Design Lab 2010 with The Snail

Peter Alwin from National Institute of Design in India is the winner of the Electrolux Design Lab 2010 competition for inventing The Snail, the Micro Induction Heating. Electrolux, a global leader in home and professional appliances, selected The Snail as the Electrolux Design Lab 2010 winner. The announcement was made at the finals in London […]


Tonight the Electrolux Appetite for Excellence 2010 national winners were announced at an exclusive reception held at the Electrolux Showcase, Sydney, attended by Australia’s leading chefs, restaurateurs and food industry luminaries.    The 2010 Electrolux Appetite for Excellence winners across three award categories are:    Electrolux Young Chef Winner:                                    Soren Lascelles, Assiette, Sydney, NSW Runner […]

Electrolux Appetite for Excellence CALL FOR ENTRIES

Electrolux Young Chef, Electrolux Young Waiter, Electrolux Young Restaurateur

Applications for Electrolux Appetite for Excellence, the ultimate national competition for young hospitality professionals, open on 1 February 2010.

Electrolux Appetite for Excellence

Electrolux is proud to support young Australian chefs, waiters and restaurateurs.

Electrolux wins award for excellence in sustainable design

The Electrolux 2008 Refrigeration Collection has won the 2009 Award for Excellence in Sustainable Design in Standards Australia’s Australian International Design Awards.