Delta is consistently recognized with industry awards for design and product excellence, for which it is forever grateful. Awards present the company with a perennial opportunity to outdo itself, to advance industry-wide standards, and to offer leadership in design, technology and quality.
Home Magazine 2003 Kitchen & Bath Award
The Trevi Kitchen and Bath Collections received top honors from Home magazine in 2003. Judges of the Kitchen and Bath Award evaluated entries based on their versatility, style and practicality. The Trevi Collection was recognized for its ability to meet the demands for form and function required by today's lifestyles.
The American Business Awards — The Stevies
Hailed as "the business world's own Oscars" by the New York Post, the American Business Awards are the first national, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in the workplace. The Monitor 1800 Series Jetted Shower XO garnered the award, nicknamed the "Stevie," in 2003 in the Best New Product category. The product was recognized because "judges felt it exemplified the initiative to move away from conventional industry offerings and provide consumers with unique and innovative products," according to Michael Gallagher, president of The American Business Awards.
Design and Business Catalyst Award
Citing the company's ability to translate innovative design into business success, the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) and BusinessWeek magazine named Delta Faucet Company as the 2003 Design and Business Catalyst Award recipient. The prestigious honor recognizes the Signature and Waterfall Pull-Out Spray faucets as powerful industrial designs that when taken to market, established Delta Faucet Company as a market leader. The Catalyst Award selects recipients from past winners of the IDEA Award.
Kitchen & Bath Design News 2003 Industry Leadership Award
Kitchen & Bath Design News honors individuals and companies in the kitchen and bath design industry that exemplify true leadership annually with the Kitchen and Bath Industry Leadership Awards. It is the first and only kitchen and bath industry awards program of its kind, focusing specifically on leadership excellence and outstanding industry achievement. Delta Faucet Company, recognized for its involvement in such charities as Habitat for Humanity, Race for the Cure, the American Heartwalk and United Way, was the recipient of the 2003 Second Place Award for Outstanding Kitchen and Bath Industry And/Or Community Service.
GOOD DESIGN Award
The GOOD DESIGN award recognizes a leading example of a design-driven product that successfully incorporates functionality. Founded in 1950 by Edgar Kaufmann and many of the pioneering greats of American and modern design, the GOOD DESIGN program is the oldest and one of the most important design competitions worldwide.