JURA Capresso Honored at 2013 ICON Honors for Innovative Product
JURA Capresso was
awarded an Honor for Innovative Product Design at the fourth annual ICON Honors, citing the superior
design of its JURA ENA Micro 9 One Touch. This is the second year in a row that
ICON Honors has presented an award for a JURA product, and JURA stands out as the only brand that has
received more than one award from this prestigious housewares competition.
ICON Honors award also recognized the company’s Capresso brand achievements by citing the Capresso Coffee
à la Carte™ Cup-to-Carafe® Coffee & Tea Maker for its innovative product design.
ICON Honors celebrates superior achievement, contribution and innovation across the home and gift industry
landscape. The JURA Capresso products were chosen for their intuitive design and user-friendly features
that make it easier and more convenient than ever to prepare specialty coffee drinks.
world’s smallest one-touch automatic cappuccino machine, the JURA ENA Micro 9 One Touch is just 9 inches
wide, 17.5 inches deep and 12.7 inches high, and offers the convenience of creating deliciously creamy
cappuccinos, latte macchiato, crema coffee or espresso at the touch of one button, without moving the
It’s the first model in the JURA Micro collection to feature JURA’s unsurpassed
fine foam technology, for luxurious preparation of milk foam with a fine, feather-like consistency.
It features a newly developed micro brewing unit and a height adjustable dual spout that accommodates
cups from 2 inches to almost 5½ inches tall.
The Capresso Coffee à la Carte™
Cup-to-Carafe® Coffee & Tea Maker combines two of the most popular trends in coffee makers – single
serve and carafe-style – and it even includes a separate tea filter to rapid brew tea as well.
innovative brewing system automatically adjusts to the amount of ground coffee in the filter, fully
saturating it for the proper amount of time. Coffee strength can be adjusted by the amount of
ground coffee placed in the filter, up to 12 tablespoons. When brewing single cups, coffee concentration
can actually be doubled for the strongest flavor possible. Operation is easy and intuitive, with completely
customizable brewing and sizing options. Four preset illuminated brewing buttons for Small Cup,
Large Cup, Carafe or Tea.
The JURA ENA Micro 9 One Touch and the Capresso Coffee
à la Carte™ Cup-to-Carafe® Coffee & Tea Maker have won additional awards for design excellence.
The ENA Micro 9 One Touch won the “Best of the Best – Silver” and “Best in Category – Countertop Cooking
& Beverage Appliance” in the prestigious 2013 Housewares Design Awards, and the Capresso Coffee
à la Carte™ was a finalist in the International Housewares Association Innovation Awards in the Kitchen
The JURA ENA Micro 9 One Touch has an actual retail price
of $1,399, and the Capresso Coffee à la Carte™ Cup-to-Carafe® Coffee & Tea Maker has an actual retail
price of $179.99. Both are available for immediate shipment.
The ICON Honors
are sponsored by the AmericasMart Atlanta, the Gift & Home Trade Association and Progressive Business
Media. For more information on the ICON Honors, go to http://www.americasmarticonhonors.com/