Win the “iF Design Award” for 11 consecutive years
Coway’s eight products including the nano tankless water purifier and water softener won the design awards in the product design sector at the “2018 iF Design Award” in Germany.
The iF Design Award with 60-year history, hosted by the International Design Forum, is recognized as one of the world’s four major design awards. Coway has won the iF Design Award for 11 consecutive years since 2008.
The award-winning nano tankless water purifier (CHP-7200N) was designed as the tower-type unit to be ...
Participate in the 2018 Seoul Living Design Fair
Coway participates in the “2018 Seoul Living Design Fair” to be held at KOEX in Samsung-dong, Seoul, for five days from March 7 to 11.
The Seoul Living Design Fair, which celebrates 24th anniversary this year, is Korea’s representative exhibition that leads the trend of living appliances. With the theme of “Connected Home,” the fair invited more than 300 domestic and overseas brands this year.
Coway plans to showcase 32 products in six categories including water purifier, air ...
Operate the “Pure Zone” for water purifier at an international airport in Malaysia
Coway operates the “Pure Zone” where everyone can experience its water purifiers at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia, delivering the value of clean water to world people.
The “Pure Zone” was installed at major 73 spaces with a large floating population in February 18. At the “Pure Zone,” anyone can enjoy clean water purified by Coway’s products and directly experience the performance of filters. The company installed large-capacity water purifiers ...
Achieve KRW 2.52 trillion in sales and KRW 472.7 billion in operating profit in 2017, marking record high operating ...
Coway achieved record high operating performance in 2017 by realizing sales of KRW 2.5168 trillion, up 5.9% year-on-year, and operating profit of KRW 472.7 billion, up 39.5%, on the K-IFRS consolidated basis.
4Q sales amounted to KRW 653.6 billion, up 6.4% year-on-year, and operating profit was KRW 107.1 billion, up 11.1%, retaining stable growth.
▲ Health appliances business
Sales from the domestic health appliances business increased 3.5% from the previous year to KRW 1.98 trillion in 2017 on the back of sales ...
Conduct volunteer activities for improving the environment of a local childcare center
The “Blue Bird,” an organization consisting of business experts at Coway, carried out volunteer activities for improving the environment of a local childcare center in Gwangmyeong, Gyeonggi-do, on February 2, delivering the value of healthy life to children.
The Blue Bird was launched in 2010 with the aim of securing diverse customers, in which business experts who just start out in a career after graduating university. Currently, about 450 persons throughout the nation join the Blue Bird and they are ...
Hold a science camp for employees’ children
Coway held a water and air-themed science camp at the Environmental Technology Research Institute located in R&D Park of Seoul National University for three days since January 18, to which 40 children of employees were invited.
The science camp was prepared as a corporate culture program with the aim of delivering the identity and value of Coway’s business to families and cultivating their children’s scientific thinking and creativity. It has been held twice a year since 2017, in which employees’ ...
Launch a TV commercial for clean and tasty water campaign
Coway launches a TV commercial for clean and tasty water campaign with the message of “The difference of water taste comes from the quality of filter” on January 19.
The TV commercial emphasizes that the quality of filter is the most important part of water purifier and it makes a material difference in water taste.
The “Shiroo” filter was developed by using Korean traditional steamer with excellence in natural drainage as a motif. It was made of thin and dense intensive membrane materials and C9 ...
Showcase smart air purifiers connected with Naver’s AI platform Clova
On January 17, Coway showcases two kinds of smart air purifiers – multi-action humidification air purifier IoCare (APMS-1516E) and dual-power air purifier IoCare (AP-1515D) – that can be operated in connection with Naver’s AI platform ‘Clova” with the aim of enhancing customer convenience. This function is applied to both new models and existing ones.
Smart air purifiers can be easily controlled by simple voice commands such as turn-on, turn-off, speed-up, or speed-down through Clova ...
Win the best prize at the 2017 PIN UP Design Award
On January 15, Coway’s products won top-class prizes at the 2017 PIN UP Design Award for 12 consecutive years.
The PIN UP Design Award, held by the Korea Association of Industrial Designers and sponsored by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, celebrates its 21st anniversary this year and is recognized as one of Korea’s top three design awards along with Good Design and Korea’s Design Award. The PIN Up mark is applied to award-winning products.
The best of best award was granted to “Coway ...
First showcase "clothes purifier FWSS" at the 2018 CES
"Clothes purifier FWSS is the next-generation rental item that can sustain our growth following water purifier, air purifier, bidet, and mattress. Demonstrating innovative functionality and customer care service capability, the FWSS is expected to early join our five flagship rental product lineups."
Hae-sun Lee, the CEO of Coway, first introduced the FWSS (Fresh Wear Styling System) at the 2018 CES held in Las Vegas in January 10. The FWSS is scheduled to start rental service and lump-sum sale in the first ...