designaffairs is an owner-managed design consultancy for product and brand development with studios in Munich, Erlangen and Shanghai, founded in 1997. The agency operates internationally and is among the most award-winning creative agencies in the world. In collaboration with clients, its interdisciplinary team develops successful product and into-market strategies that define brands for the long term. The agency provides support on all issues in the areas of industrial design, interface design, packaging design, colour and material design, as well as in design and brand strategy, design research and engineering. Scientific analysis and research methods are combined with the creativity and expertise of more than 80 employees.