GCA received the Red Dot 2019 Award, one of the most prestigious awards in the design world, for its “Mai Dubai” bottle.
Red Dot is a design concept competition that awards outstanding international product designs in a wide range from fashion and jewelry design to electronic devices, kitchenware and furniture. The competition, organized each year to identify and evaluate new designs, have great importance for participants interested in industrial design to find business partners to make their ideas come true.
One of this year's award-winning designs for this prestigious competition has been the “Mai Dubai” bottle, inspired by the Cayan Tower in Dubai. GCA continues its award-winning designs with reference to magnificent structures: with its 90-degree curvature, GCA has created the “Mai Dubai” Premium glass bottle by referring to the contours of the Cayan Tower, one of the tallest buildings in the world as well as the iconic structure of the Burj al Arab.
Cayan Tower and the Burj al Arab gave inspiration to the bottle of “Mai Dubai” design in 330 ml and 750 ml formats. While the premium glass bottle design provides an easy grasp to the user with its ergonomic structure, it furthermore offers aesthetic and stylish visuality with its design.
“Mai Dubai” bottle design represents the sensations of power and passion, while its twisted and shiny structure draws all the attention. Mai Dubai bottle, giving a new perspective to premium glass packaging with its design, managed to stand out from over 5,000 new designs and get high appreciation from the jury members.
Mr. Alexander van‘t Riet, CEO of Mai Dubai, explained his thoughts about the design of Mai Dubai in the following words: ‘’The iconic design made by the Gürallar design team is not only pleasing to the eye, it is also elegant on the table and wonderful to handle.”
Gürallar Cam Ambalaj, designing each of its glass packaging according to the needs of its business partners, continues to be the leader in the global competitions with its talented engineers and designers. Gürallar Cam Ambalaj previously received the Red Dot Award in 2017 for the Beyoğlu Gazoz bottle, which was designed with inspiration from the Galata Tower.
Gürallar Cam Ambalaj, always approaching Research & Development and innovative investments with priority, continues to take innovative steps by incorporating the developing technologies into its production processes.