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New QS30. A talk with Christoph Schnug, the designer behind Prodir’s new working tool.

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Christoph Schnug is a product and graphic designer, owner of Studio C. He has created the concept of our innovative range of QS Peak and Pattern pens and designed most of our DS models. The new QS30 also comes from his drawing board. His designs rank among the most successful in the industry and his work has been awarded with numerous international prizes. Read More

Surfaces are anything, just not superficial

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While developing the concept for the new QS00, we took some time to carefully consider the road ahead for product design in general. We then reflected on how we could integrate this roadmap into our products in harmony with our idea of what makes a good writing instrument. Read More

Personalisation 2.0

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The new QS00 represents a small revolution in the world of haptic promotion. It turns the writing instrument into a realm of options which is only predefined in its basic form. You determine the rest. Read More

Soft rocks

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A writing instrument is used to write. That’s a clear fact, more or less. But writing instruments can also be felt. Our fingertips let us immediately know if they like what they are currently touching: that good sensation comes from feeling. Which is why the unique 3D surfaces of the new QS01 and QS20 models are now also available in velvety Soft Touch. Read More

Salone del Mobile. The designer’s touch

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Besides the Matterhorn, a 740 km long border and a national language, Switzerland and Italy share a long tradition in the field of design that goes back to the 1940’s. This was when “Swiss Style” took off, through a fortuitous artistic exchange that occurred between Zurich and Milan. Read More

The PromoFritz 2016 award goes to Prodir’s new QS00 pen

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We are happy to announce that our QS00 has been awarded the PromoFritz 2016 prize. Read More

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