Awarded and certified

Our online application has already received several national and international awards. On this page you will find an overview of our awards.

Deutschlands bester Online-Shop 2021
Germany's best online store 2021

Germany's best online store 2021

All good things come in fives: For the fifth time in a row, has been voted "Germany's best online store". In addition to the overall victory in the "Customized Furniture" category, also came out on top in four out of six performance areas: In customer service, Internet presence, shipping/returns, and recommendations, we are the measure of all things.

23.09.2021 more

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Designers of the Year 2021

Designers of the Year 2021

Winning is difficult, defending the title is even harder and all the more beautiful for that: At the "Architecture Awards" of the British "Build" magazine, has once again been named the most innovative design concept in the world in 2021. For the second time in a row! With the title "Best Contemporary Furniture Designers" is causing a sensation worldwide!

28.07.2021 more

Fairness Award 2021
Fairness Award 2021

Fairness Award 2021

Fairness and fair responsibility are the foundation of We wanted and want to do things differently and make the world a better place, which is why we invented Fair to the environment, fair to our customers, fair cooperation within the team: We are firmly convinced that honest and decent behavior is rewarded. And that's exactly what has now happened: Focus magazine has awarded us the title of "Fairest Company." For the study, customers were asked which companies they felt treated them fairly or provided them with fair treatment.

05.06.2021 more

1st place Best product quality 2021
1st place "Best product quality" 2021

1st place "Best product quality" 2021

It doesn't get any better than this: in a major consumer survey for "Focus," took first place in the category of made-to-measure furniture! The survey asked which brands offer the highest quality and whose products you can really rely on. More than 1,000 companies and brands from around 60 different sectors were put to the test for the study conducted by Deutschland Test and the analysis company Service Value. A total of more than 180,000 customer testimonials were taken into account.

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No.1 Customer satisfaction 2021
No.1 Customer satisfaction 2021

No.1 Customer satisfaction 2021

When it comes to happy customers, we are No. 1, according to the major WELT study "Online Retail 2021. In total, more than 360,000 consumer assessments were obtained for 1747 companies from 105 industries for the study. The winners include big names such as Amazon, Thalia, About You, HelloFresh and Decathlon. For the study, customers were asked how satisfied they were overall with online purchases.


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Deutschlands bester Online-Shop 2020

For the fourth time in a row, has been awarded the coveted title "Germany's best online store". In the category of made-to-measure furniture, we were particularly convincing as the winner in terms of customer service and Internet presence. In the consumer survey with around 50000 customer opinions, brands such as About You, Amazon and Edeka also achieved top positions.

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Designers of the Year 2020
Designers of the Year 2020

Designers of the Year 2020

Terrific international success for the unmistakable style: at the Architecture Awards of the British "Build" magazine, was recognized as the most innovative and committed design concept in the world. The title "Contemporary Furniture Designers of the Year" is regarded in the industry as a Champions League winner.

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Deutschlands beste Online-Händler 2020
Deutschlands beste Online-Händler 2020

Deutschlands beste Online-Händler 2020

In the current "Handelsblatt" ranking of "Germany's best online retailers", occupies a top position in the category "Customized furniture". More than 330,000 customer opinions were taken into account in the consumer survey, which is highly regarded in the industry.

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Produkt-Champion 2020
Produkt-Champion 2020

Produkt-Champion 2020

Together with some of the most well-known German companies, is one of the "Product Champions" of 2020. has been awarded the highest ranking for product enthusiasm in Germany by the newspaper "Die Welt" and the analysis company ServiceValue. We were able to achieve a top position in the category "Customized furniture" and are ahead of such popular brands as Motel One, Birkenstock and Vorwerk in the overall ranking.


Testsieger Nachhaltigkeit
Testsieger Nachhaltigkeit

Testsieger Nachhaltigkeit

Together for a better future: In a large consumer survey for the magazine "Focus", took first place in the category "Furniture made to measure" and thus won the title "Test winner sustainable commitment". For the study conducted by Deutschland Test and the analysis company ServiceValue, over 1700 companies and brands were evaluated at the beginning of the year. As the test winner, stands for the highest ecological, economic and social responsibility of all competitors in the market for individual furniture.


Auszeichnung German Design Award 2020
German Design Award Winner 2020

Winner of the German Design Awards 2020

Frankfurt, 07.02.20 - is chosen as the winner of the German Design Award. The design prize has been awarded annually in February since 2011. It honors German manufacturers and designers for their innovative and unique design ideas, which are groundbreaking for the international design landscape.

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Saarländischer Staatspreis für Design 2019

Saarländischer Staatspreis für Design 2019

Saarbrücken, 05.11.2019 - is awarded the Saarland State Prize for Design 2019. This honorary prize for design has been awarded every two years since 1993. It honours the special competence of companies in the field of product and communication design as well as process design.

05.11.2019 more

Deutschlands Bester Online-Shop 2019
Deutschlands Bester Online-Shop 2019

Deutschlands Bester Online-Shop 2019

Berlin, 19.09.2019 - For the 3rd time in a row, has been awarded the renowned online shop prize "Germany's Best Online Shop" in the field of made-to-measure furniture. The consumer vote from over 40,000 customer opinions has shown that we are the No. 1 in customer service! We are now on the list of well-known names such as IKEA, Samsung or LIDL.

19.09.2019 more

German Design Award Nominee 2020
German Design Award Nominee 2020

German Design Award Nominee 2020

The German Design Award is the international premium prize of the German Design Council. and is one of the most recognized design competitions worldwide. It honours innovative products and projects, which are groundbreaking in the German and international design landscape. Our unmistakable shapes and the unique 3D configurator convinced the jury.

17.07.2019 more

German Brand Award 2019
German Brand Award 2019

German Brand Award 2019

The German Design Council and the German Brand Institute award the German Brand Award annually, which recognizes successful brands for consistent brand management and sustainable brand communication. The jury, consisting of independent, interdisciplinary experts from business and science, found that The intuitive 3D configurator in combination with the world's largest decentralized carpenter's network is particularly worthy of an award. The most important evaluation criteria such as sustainability, degree of innovation, relevance to target groups, differentiation from the competition, etc., were thus selected. and sustainability.

06.06.2019 more

Top Online-Shop 2019
Top Online-Shop 2019

Top Online-Shop 2019

For the second time in a row, was tested in a broad-based study by DEUTSCHLANDTEST and ServiceValue with the rating "Top Online Shop".

13.05.2019 more

Deutschlands beste Online-Händler 2019
Germany's Best Online Merchants 2019

Germany's Best Online Merchants 2019

The Handelsblatt has chosen as one of Germany's best online retailers in 2019. On the basis of 420,000 consumer ratings, we were able to assert ourselves as one of 1,171 companies from 103 sectors. and get one of the top places!

01.02.2019 more

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Overall winner + value for money winner

Germany's Best Online Shop 2018

On September 20, 2018, was selected in a customer survey conducted by the German Institute for Service Quality (Deutsches Institut für Service-Qualität and the news channel n-tv with more than 42,000 opinions as Germany's best online shop for custom furniture 2018. In addition, we were voted the price-performance winner.

20.09.2018 more

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Top Online-Shop 2018

Top Online-Shop 2018

DEUTSCHLAND TEST by FOCUS-MONEY has awarded in an opinion poll. A total of 1522 online shops were examined and evaluated with their customer satisfaction values. The survey is based on a total of 622 608 consumer ratings.

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Grü Wachstums-Sieger Top 50
Grü Growth Winner Top 50

Grü Growth Winner Top 50

Grü annually selects the fast growing digital companies in Germany based on their average annual turnover growth (CAGR). The 2017 ranking is based on the CAGR for the years 2014 to 2016.

30.11.2017 more

Deutschlands bester Online-Shop für Maßmöbel 2017 - Verleihung
Hidden Champion 2017 Vision

Hidden Champion 2017 Vision

Frankfurt am Main/Saarbrücken - is awarded as "Hidden Champion 2017" in the category Vision. Since 2011, the "Hidden Champion" has been awarded to medium-sized companies in the following categories The award is given to those who have rendered outstanding services to the success of the German economy through their work.

15.11.2017 more

Deutschlands bester Online-Shop für Maßmöbel 2017 - Verleihung
Best online shop for made-to-measure furniture 2017

Germany's best online shop for bespoke furniture 2017

On 21.09.2017, in Berlin was voted overall winner in the category made-to-measure furniture by the German Institute for Service Quality (DISQ) and n-tv. Online shops awarded in 2017.

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Auszeichnung Grosser Preis des Mittelstandes - Nominierung
Grand Prix of Medium-Sized Businesses

Großer Preis des Mittelstands - Nominierung

With the application the Okinlab GmbH has successfully reached the nomination list of the competition "Großer Preis des Mittelstandes".

No other economic competition in Germany achieves such a large and now over several years lasting resonance as that of the Leipzig Oskar Patzelt Foundation since 1994 the "Grand Prize of Medium-Sized Enterprises".

15.02.2017 more

IKT Founder Award 2017 among the top 3 IKT start-ups in 2017

Four companies were awarded the coveted "IT Foundation of the Year 2017" prize by Brigitte Zypries, the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology.

The start-up company OKINLAB develops online software that enables people to design their own furniture. Buyers can use the web service, furniture pieces by simple Click and drag the virtual 3D model to adapt it to your individual needs or ergonomics.

07.06.2017 more

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Internet Start-up of the Year 2016 by okinlab belongs to the 12 best Internet Start-ups 2016

Das Jahr 2017 startet direkt mit einer tollen Auszeichnung! draws as one of the 12 best Internet start-ups of the year 2016! The strict jury of the e-commerce magazine is of the opinion that "so much creativity, diligence and talent must be rewarded" and has therefore with this valuable award.

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Kfw Preisverleihung in Berlin wins the KfW Award GründerChampions 2016 for Saarland in the corporate competition


Okinlab GmbH with its software is Saarland's state winner in the nationwide business competition KfW Award GründerChampions 2016. The prize is awarded in the context of the German Founders' and Entrepreneurs' Days (deGUT). The solemn award ceremony takes place on 6 October in the Federal Ministry for economics and energy in Berlin.

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German Founder Award 2016 - Finalist

German Founder Award 2016 - Finalist

Affordable furniture, on individually designed by the customer and manufactured by the joinery around the corner - enthusiastic with this innovative concept "OKINLAB" not only design lovers, but also the top-class jury of experts of the German Founder's Prize

This earned the duo from Saarbrücken a nomination for the German Founders Award 2016 in the category StartUp.


Die Kultur- und Kreativpiloten
Südwest Pitch

Winner Südwest Pitch

With a sold out event, the Southwest Pitch started the first round with many interested parties from the Southwest German founder and investor scene.
With "OKINLAB", Company Mood and Eventbaxx pitched three highly talented startups for victory. Southwest Pitch founder Thorsten Niedner led through the The event was attended by a prominent jury.

04.12.2015 more

Die Kultur- und Kreativpiloten
Die Kultur- und Kreativpiloten

Gewinner Kultur- und Kreativpiloten 2015

Since 2010, the Federal Government has annually awarded the "Kultur- und Kreativpiloten" prize to 32 companies from the German culture and creative industries. With the Saarbrücken start-up "OKINLAB" is this year for the first time also a Saarland company among the competition winners.


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Green Selection 2015

Green Selection 2015

From 21 countries, around 400 participants applied for the Green Product Award 2015. The field of participants ranges from students to international entrepreneurs.

Our Möbeleditor has made it among the best products and is part of the "Green Selection 2015"!


Preisverleihung durch Sigmar Gabriel
Award ceremony at CeBIT 2014

IKT Innovative Main Prize - CeBIT 2014!

The Federal Minister of Economics and Energy, Sigmar Gabriel, today announced the winners of the current round of the "Gründerwettbewerb - IKT Innovativ" competition at CeBIT in Hanover. excellent. "The founding team of "OKINLAB" from Saarbrücken offers customers an innovative web application for creating their own furniture."

The 'Start-up Competition - IKT Innovative', organised by VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH, is awarded by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi). Business start-ups in which innovative information and communication technology is a central component of the product or service. In the 2014 competition round, a total of 236 teams participated. Anke Rehlinger, Saarland's Economics Minister, was one of the congratulators.

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Overall winner of the 3rd Software Cluster Innovation Exchange - CyberForum!

On 12 November 2013, the 3rd Software Cluster Innovation Exchange took place at the FZI House of Living Labs in Karlsruhe.

In the 'Enter the Market' category, the Team of "OKINLAB", which develops a software, won with which allows you to design organically shaped furniture yourself in an intuitive web application. The team of "OKINLAB" also received the most investments overall, and thus a double victory.


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OKINLAB wins international business plan competition!

The search was for the best business plan in the Greater Region (Germany, France, Luxembourg, Belgium).

"OKINLAB", the 'Laboratory for Architecture and Design' has won the international jury in the final pitch with its innovative 3D web application. Luxembourg for themselves.

The application enables people for the first time to create their own furniture online, i.e. to shape it freely and then have it produced."


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KWT at the University of Saarland

Founder competition of the University of Saarland!

"OKINLAB" wins the Saarland University start-up competition!

The best business idea was sought at the university and the research institutes. "OKINLAB" was able to convince the jury with the innovative business idea 'Freely formable furniture made to measure'. and thus occupy 1st place in 2013.


S. K.
Very nice and quick contact with questions, individual advice, delivery to the living room without leaving much waste, assembly for two well doable, quality top and just beautiful! We are very satisfied.
Christa M.
We have ordered 2 pieces of furniture so far (shelf for office and chest of drawers for room with sloping roof) and are totally thrilled both times. Everything worked out: friendly, telephone support with the design, good service of the carpentry, delivery date and assembly were accurate and the quality or the appearance of the furniture we are happy every day.
Karin H.
I am really super satisfied with the shelf. The special shape and excellent quality make it a gem. The executing carpentry has done a great job. No long waiting time and the delivery was carefully packed and delivered to the apartment. Highly recommended!
Renate G.
A beautiful unique piece, very well finished, super friendly, fast and competent communication between the team as well as the carpentry, highly recommended We are very happy with our new piece of furniture and have already received several compliments from friends and family.
Cordula S.
The contact to formbar was super, any time I was informed about the exact state of production, delivery, etc. The carpentry H. from Diekholzen has done a super job, the communication was also there best, the commissioning of the assembly for such large parts is recommended. The furniture is much better to look at live than in the photos.