Launch of The Ocean Bottle

Launch day for The Ocean Bottle! You can now pre-order bottles at We’re proud to be part of this exciting journey together with team Ocean Bottle: William, Nick, Michelle and Mauricio. Taral and Jess from K8 (Tango and Marius could unfortunately not make it this time) joined the launch at London Business School and were excited […]

Slush Helsinki and Steam Talk

Marius Andresen, K8 Manager, held a presentation at Steam Talk Finland at Salt in Oslo, an event to inspire students and young entrepreneurs. Another topic this day was to get to know the world’s largest startup event: Slush. K8 is really looking forward to attend this event in Helsinki December 4th and 5th! Photos by Hannu […]

A sneak peek of the Playuba PRO creative tool during the Creator Festival September 7th

  A new card based creativity tool that aims to make Norway the world’s most creative nation!   Both teachers and students around Norway will soon benefit from Playuba’s educational tool, which introduces design thinking and creative processes. In collaboration with K8 industridesign AS, architect Vibeke Kirkebø Hegg from SmartBird AS has developed Playuba PRO. […]

AR with Ruter

Exciting to be using AR and Moviemask in our current design project with Ruter. Seeing digital prototypes placed in a real scenario through AR is a very efficient way of confirming the design before expensive physical prototypes are to be manufactured. We look forward to use this more in projects!

AHO Works Award winner

Congratulations to Yuanrui Li for winning the prize for industrial design, sponsored by K8, at the AHO WORKS Awards! Yuanrui delivered a solid design process and a realistic result, working with an important and relevant design area: MedTech. The product, emBreath, is an interactive breathing exercise device for people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Read […]

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 […]