LIXIL announces winners for Asia Pacific Property Awards 2020-21

LIXIL continues to empower the real estate sector as a headline sponsor for the Asia Pacific Property Awards

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Asia Pacific Property Awards 2020-2021

LIXIL, maker of pioneering water and housing products, in partnership with the Asia Pacific Property Awards, today announced the winners for this year’s edition.

This year there are 628 winners from across Asia Pacific in the Architecture, Development, Interior Design and Real Estate categories. China swept the maximum awards (146 awards) followed by Thailand (69 awards). This was closely chased by Singapore (58 awards) and Hong Kong (54 awards). Other important markets including Vietnam (44 awards), India (26 awards), Philippines (26 awards) and Indonesia (27 awards) also made a mark at this year’s edition.

In this globally challenging time, the award ceremony was hold online and saw the congregation of many renowned names in the architecture and design community. All the top winners for 2020-2021 in the Asia Pacific region will be a part of the International Awards, celebrating their achievements in a virtual ceremony held on 7 September 2020. The Asia Pacific Property Awards are one of the biggest and most established awards in the industry, receiving over 900 entries each year from countries across the entire region. The awards provide recognition to the best companies operating within the architecture, interior design, real estate and property developer sectors. Sponsored by LIXIL Asia through its power brands GROHE and American Standard as part of a four-year partnership as Headline Sponsor from 2019 until 2022, the Asia Pacific Property Awards are the largest branch of the International Property Awards (IPA).

LIXIL, as a global market leader in the water technology industry, recognises the increasing concern around hygiene globally and is pre-empting consumers’ needs for touchless, IoT enabled, hygiene solutions (technologies and products). Through its portfolio of power brands, LIXIL offers pioneering technologies that promote health, hygiene, comfort and sustainability. Regarding hygiene, all our brands inherit our best technologies such as Aqua Ceramic for 100 years of cleanliness, Hyper clean, Hygiene Clean with anti-bacterial, anti-scratches functions,… For multi-function products, we are the first company in Japan to produce Shower toilet – the smart toilet and have promoted it widely not only in Asia but also in American and European market with automatic opened seat cover, automatic washing function, automatic warm seat, etc. Besides, our Aqua Symphony Shower system or Smart control showers have been top of the choice for customers who truly want a special and multi-sense showering experience. Our auto-sensor faucet and technology keep customers hand free to focus on enjoying the water whether they are in a kitchen or a bathroom.

Against the backdrop and uncertainties of an ongoing global pandemic, the awards mark a celebratory milestone for the community and for LIXIL Asia to continue providing consumer-centric products across different price points, designs and technologies.

We extend our heartfelt congratulations to the winners and hope that this memorable moment will be a reminder that good design will shine even during tough times. At LIXIL, consumer centricity is a big part of who we are and what we do as a purpose-driven company. Our industry leading brands cater to consumers across all lifestyle needs, from affordable to luxury ranges, functional to precision technology, and classic to modern design. By awarding these professionals with this industry honour, we want to empower them to rise to the challenge and provide award winning designs that address specific consumer needs. This partnership continues to provide us an excellent opportunity to connect with the best developers, architects and designers in Asia Pacific and work together to bring LIXIL’s water and housing solutions to more people through our well-loved brands. Especially in the time of this global pandemic we are geared up more than ever to make better homes a reality for everyone, everywhere.
Not until the pandemic’s spread all over the world, but from the beginning, LIXIL Vietnam has always been focused on providing products and service focusing on hygiene and anti-bacteria technologies for people’s better life. Especially, our business is always taken under deep consideration of sustainable development and corporate responsibility. In future, we would also dial up service level to our consumers with industrial best-in-class brands & product experience throughout before, during and after sales. On our journey to make better homes a reality for millions of people in Vietnam, we need the cooperation from our partners – the developer, designer and architect community , who are not only business partners but also friends – together with LIXIL to accomplish this mission. Through Asia Pacific Property Awards 2020-2021, I would like to congratulate all winners for their accredited milestones of contribution from architecture, design and construction community to people’s everyday life.

Check out the winners of the 2020 – 2021 Asia Pacific Property Awards here: https://propertyawards.net/winners/

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About LIXIL

LIXIL makes pioneering water and housing products that solve everyday, real-life challenges, making better homes a reality for everyone, everywhere. Drawing on our Japanese heritage, we create world-leading technology and innovate to make high quality products that transform homes. But the LIXIL difference is how we do this; through meaningful design, an entrepreneurial spirit, a dedication to improving accessibility for all, and responsible business growth. Our approach comes to life through industry leading brands, including INAX, GROHE, American Standard, and TOSTEM. Approximately 75,000 colleagues operating in more than 150 countries are proud to make products that touch the lives of more than a billion people every day.

LIXIL Group Corporation (TSE Code: 5938) is the listed holding company for LIXIL’s portfolio of businesses.