New improved caps for Mills products

K8, in close collaboration with Mills, has designed and developed the new caps for caviar and mayonnaise products. Clever details and features makes the new caps easier to hold, open and close. Mayonnaise even got a smart dosage adjustment function. The new cap also allows the tube to stand or hang. Production of the new caps […]

Norwegian products can help solve global humanitarian needs

Marius Andresen (Manager K8) joined Anita Krohn Traaseth (CEO at Innovation Norway) and Børge Brende (Minister of Foreign Affairs) at God morgen Norge, TV 2. SunBell (Solar lamp designed by K8) is an example of how product development from Norway can help solve global humanitarian needs. Yes! More bright products will come! Photo by Innovasjon […]

Welcome, Sarah and Nikolai

Please welcome our new interns, Sarah and Nikolai! Sarah is a master student at HiOA, with eight years of experience as a Product Designer in Uganda! She also has a dog named Fish. Nikolai is also a master student at HiOA, who likes to work with both Industrial Design and Systems Oriented Design. He has a […]

The best of Norwegian design

We congratulate Stokke and designer Peter Opsvik with the iconic Tripp Trapp chair, voted as the readers favorite design from the past 100 years! The competition was arranged by Aftenposten A-magasinet, in collaboration with DOGA. K8 had two projects in the top 100 designs: the urban Stokke Xplory and the smart Bright SunBell. The Xplory and other […]

Lets vote for Norway’s best design

K8 is proud of being the winner of the Urban stroller competition by Stokke back in 2001. Today Stokke Xplory is nominated for Readers’ favorite to win Design i 100. Vote for us and the Stokke Xplory, – the true stroller revolution for urban parents: www.ap.no/100design This is Design i 100 Aftenposten/ A-magasinet in collaboration […]

AHO awards

K8 is a proud sponsor of the industrial design prize at the AHO (The Oslo School of Architecture and Design) works awards. This semester the prize was handed out to the two excellent designers Aleksandra Wojcik with her Vestre product and Jonas Carlsen Kolstad with his product Blubb! From the left: Marius Andresen, K8 manager. Aleksandra […]

Water reel tracker

We are working with our customer 7Sense to design a new system for tracking water reels. The tracker is used to simplify the life of the farmer. The tracker is attached to the water reel system and registers the position so the farmer can monitor its movement on his smartphone. Telia Norway on wednesday launched a new […]

Welcome, Anders!

Say hi to our new interaction designer, Jan Anders Ekroll! Anders has a Master’s in industrial design from The Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO). His expertise covers interaction design, both physical and digital. He is a proud owner of a longhaired Vorsteh named Hera, and takes the ferry to work.

K8 at the opening of health incubator

We’re excited to be at the opening of the new health incubator, «Aleap» at Forskningsparken, a part of Oslo Medtech. The place will be a home for up to 60 innovative entrepreneurs within the Health industry. «The incubator will be the hub of knowledge and innovation within healthcare, located in Norway but with international foot print.» – Oslo Medtech […]

New printer!

We just love our new Ultimaker 2+ Extended from 3D Net. Small volume but big build-space, short delivery time, plug-n-play, good value for money!! ….a new machine at the price of new heat-element-nostle on our old machine….

Say hi to Jacob!

Say hi to our new intern, Jacob Pettersen! He has finished three years at Industrial Design at AHO and has a passion for the combination of industrial design and interaction design. His experience as a barista will also come in handy this fall!

Olivier to Bright Products

We wish Olivier Bon Voyage and all the best in his new job with Bright products starting in august. -I am really happy that he is staying in the “K8 familiy”, knowing his qualities as a person and designer, and that the K8 team will continue to work with him on Bright development projects, says […]

Prototype for Unisound

K8 has done a sprint development for UniSound and their speaker product. In only 10 days K8 has developed, built and delivered a full presentation kit, all integrated in a nice flight case. Good luck on your USA trip!