2021 - iF Design Award 2021
The hand-operated food slicer amano5 was able to convince the international jury that consisted of 98 experts and scored points in the categories of idea, form, function, unique selling proposition and relevance. Therefore, it is one of this year’s winners of the renowned design label. A total of 10,000 entries from 52 countries were received and analysed. Since 1954, the iF Design Award has been regarded as a worldwide trademark when it comes to excellent design as well as usability – and without doubt, it will continue to do so in the future.
2021 – Red Dot Award: Product Design 2021
Never before have so many companies and design studios participated in the Red Dot Design Awards in its 60-year history as in 2021. The international jury evaluated the design quality and the degree of innovation of the submissions in a several-days-long procedure. Finally, our hand-operated food slicer manus3 emerged as one of the winners and was awarded the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2021.
2020 - Haus & Garten Test
The amano5 and amano5 Duo Plus hand-operated food slicers were awarded "VERY GOOD" and given the grade 1,2 by the test magazine Haus & Garten Test (issue 01/2021).
The hand-operated food slicers scored particularly well in the handling and processing categories.
Consulution of the test magazine: "On the one hand, the hand-operated food slicers impress with their wafer-thin cutting results and on the other hand with the bamboo board, which can be used as a serving plate and slides perfectly under the appliances."
2020 – Haus & Garten Test
The food slicers sono5 and sono5 Duo Plus were awarded the top mark "VERY GOOD" by the test magazine Haus & Garten Test (issue 01/2021) and achieved an overall result of 1,4.
Consulution of the test magazine: "The food slicers are stable thanks to their non-slip feet and deliver a very good cutting result.“
2020 - Haus & Garten Test
The hand blender was particularly convincing in the categories function, handling and processing.
Conclusion of the ETM test magazine: "In addition to its performance, it convinces with its elegant and modern design".
2020 - ambiente Solutions
On the occasion of the ambiente trade fair 2020 in Frankfurt, our built-in vacuum cleaner SES 10 was included in the special exhibition Solutions Selection. This is a special selection of articles that are characterised by their sophisticated design and functional details.
Our built-in vacuum cleaner SES 10 replaces the often-cumbersome use of a standard vacuum cleaner by integrating it space-savingly and elegantly into the kitchen socket. Dirt and crumbs are simply swept in front of it and with a simple touch of the switch-on button, cleanliness is restored within seconds.
2019 - The Major German Brands – 100 years of Bauhaus
In celebration of 100 years of Bauhaus, Germany’s top-one institution for design, the German Design Council, has published a special and very unique compendium of which ritterwerk is also part. Having followed the Bauhaus-theories from the very beginning while engineering and producing the ritter household appliances, the traditional German company feels honoured being rewarded this exceptional award, since only the most important design-oriented German brands are presented in the book.
2018 - Haus & Garten Test
Our food slicer serano5 got rated “VERY GOOD” by the test magazine Haus & Garten Test (06/2018 edition). The incline of the full metal food slicer’s holding plate allows perfect slicing even of very fine slices – it guarantees best slicing results and was awarded an overall score of 1.4.
2018 - ETM test magazine
We have now received the top mark of “VERY GOOD” for our serano9 food slicer from ETM test magazine in the “House and Garden” section. Five food slicers from various brands were put to the test in the current May edition of the magazine (05/2018). The result: the
ritter serano9 food slicer was able to win over the jury and was the clear test winner with 93.7%.
2017 - Home Style Award
During the trade fair Interior Lifestyle China our coffee machine cafena 5 has been awarded with the Home Style Award 2017 in the category „Supreme Functionality“.This category honours products with outstanding user-friendliness, ergonomics and distinctive functions.
Established in 2008, the Home Style Award, co-organized by Shanghai Municipal Commerce Center and Messe Frankfurt (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., aims to honor excellence in the global housewares and lifestyle retail industries, and connect them with the excitement of the growing local market.
2017 - Netzsieger
Our semi-professional household food slicer serano9 is rated best on the German consumer platform www.netzsieger.de. Ten food slicers have been compared. With an overall rating of 4.72 out of a maximum of 5.00 our semi-professional slicing machine convinces and thus occupies the first place. The conclusion of the editorial: "The multislicer serano9 from Ritter reveals its great strength already in its name: With its special knife it not only cuts the well-known Spanish ham into wafer-thin slices. Being in use it is stable and does not slip. "
2016 - Blue Angel seal
Our coffee machine cafena5 has been awarded the Blue Angel seal. This makes us the only household appliances manufacturer in the world whose coffee machines are currently allowed to bear the label since they are particularly excellent energy-efficient, climate-friendly products. The environmental label was created in 1978 on the initiative of the German Federal Minister of the Interior and approved by the Ministers of the Environment for the German federal states.
2016 - Blue Angel seal
The toaster volcano5, volcano3 and the built-in toaster ET 10 have been awarded the Blue Angel seal. This makes ritterwerk the only household appliances manufacturer in the world whose toaster are currently allowed to bear the label since they are particularly excellent energy-efficient, climate-friendly products. The environmental label was created in 1978 on the initiative of the German Federal Minister of the Interior and approved by the Ministers of the Environment for the German federal states.
2015 - Haus & Garten Test
The fortis1 was the clear test winner in the Haus & Garten electrical food slicer test (issue 5/2015). With the best result by a long way (1.4, very good), the food slicer prevailed due to its excellent cutting results, ease of use and finishing.
2015 - Red Dot Award
With its outstanding design the stylish full metal multislicer sono5 has won the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015. There were totally 4.928 entries from 56 countries this year. “Red Dot” is awarded by an international team of experts and is a seal of quality recognized worldwide for outstanding design. The assessment criteria of the jury are amongst others functionality, durability, degree of innovation and ecological compatibility.
2015 - iF DESIGN AWARD
With its superior design the foldable full metal multislicer icaro7 has won the iF DESIGN AWARD 2015. For over 60 years, the iF DESIGN AWARD is an internationally established symbol identifying outstanding achievements in design. The iF logo is an internationally established symbol identifying outstanding achievements in design.
2014 - Blue Angel seal
The fontana5 kettle has been awarded the Blue Angel seal. The environmental label was created in 1978 on the initiative of the German Federal Minister of the Interior and approved by the Ministers of the Environment for the German federal states.
2013 - red dot product design award
fontana5 has won the renowned red dot product design award 2013. This award is a seal of quality recognized worldwide for outstanding design.
2012 - iF product design award
The glass toaster volcano5 was upgrated by being nominated for the German Design Award 2012. This is the highest official design award in Germany. With its superior design and its high product quality, volcano5 has won the iF product design award 2011.
2011 - Haus & Garten Test
serano7 has been elected test winner in the 6.2011 edition of Haus & Garten Test by reaching total 1.6 points (‚good‘). The far-best slicing result and the above-average finish quality did help to achieve this outstanding overall result.
2010 - ETM Testmagazin
In 2010, the multislicer contura3 was selected test winner by the consumer magazine ETM Testmagazin. contura3 has been nominated for the official German design award in 2009 and has received the ‘reddot design award’ in 2008.