24 Jan. 2012:
We are pleased to announce our first product for Team by Wellis: Cut, a low couch table, was introduced to the public a few days ago at the furniture fair in Cologne.

20 Jan. 2012:
Our latest addition to the Jura range of coffee culture is available on the market already for a few weeks, now it is also featured on our website: Cool Control Basic, the compact, stylish milk cooler for every cappuccino- and caffe latte-lover.

30 Dez. 2011:
StauffacherBenz wish you a happy leap year, a lot of drive and always a good pace in 2012!

02 Dez. 2011:
We are delighted to announce that our shelving system Werd for Atelier Pfister has won an Interior Innovation Award 2012. The Interior Innovation Award is part of the furniture faire Cologne and it's one of the most prestigious awards of the furnishing sector world-wide.

16 Sept.2011:
StauffacherBenz are invited to take part in the Chengdu Biennale 2011 for art, architecture and design in Chengdu, China. Opening is on Sept. 29th, the Biennale remains open until Oct. 30th. More information is available here: Chengdu Biennale 2011. We are looking forward to showing our work in China for the first time.

11 Aug. 2011:
Our latest addition to the Atelier Pfister collection is now in the stores and on our website too: The shelving system Werd.
By the way: The «Meilen» table of Atelier Pfister is now available in two sizes.

16 June 2011:
Atelier Pfister is in for a second round: We'll be celebrating the launch of the 2011 collection on the 30th of June at the g27 gallery in Zurich. StauffacherBenz are part of the game and present their latest work for Atelier Pfister, the shelving-system «Werd». More info: Preview collection 2011

31 May 2011:
Three new projects are documented on our website: A feasibility study for building a new steamboat based on a historic paddle steamer, two chairs for Scheffler and the new booth for the Glücksli jewellery collection. New models are added in the documentations of our work for Attika and Attika outdoor.

31 Dez. 2010:
Here is the indispensable must-have for 2011 – best wishes for the New Year from StauffacherBenz!

06 Sept. 2010:
On sunday the 19th of September the cultural happening «must» takes place in Uster. In this context we are opening the doors of our studio to the public from 13:00 to 17:15. Welcome everybody!

20 July 2010:
Pfister celebrates the launch of the all new Atelier Pfister collection with a big party on August 19th 2010 at g27 in Zurich. Please register at

24 March 2010:
Welcome to our new website, we hope you like it. Webdesign: StauffacherBenz; Programming:

22 March 2010:
Textile Office together with all the submitted projects of the Werkbund Designpreis @ Embru 2009 competition of Embru and Schweizerischem Werkbund are on show at the Design Museum Zurich. Opening on April 9th, exposition until May 9th 2010.

15 March 2010:
Foto exhibition «Prototyps» of Atelier Pfister in the gallery Nicola von Senger, Zurich. Opening: March 26th 2010

25 Feb. 2010:
A short portrait movie about StauffacherBenz which is part of the Atelier Pfister campaign is available online at, Facebook or YouTube

31 Dez. 2009:
StauffacherBenz wish you all the best in 2010!

04 Dez. 2009:
Textile Office of StauffacherBenz awarded at the Werkbund Designpreis @ Embru 2009 of Embru and Schweizerischer Werkbund

23 Nov. 2009:
We are very pleased to welcome swiss company Jura among our customers. A first outcome of this cooperation is the new Cup Warmer from Jura.

22 Oct. 2009:
We are very pleased to contribute to the new design collection of «Atelier Pfister» together with ten other swiss designers and under the curatorship of Alfredo Häberli. Latest news about the project at

04 Sept. 2009
In a joint project together with Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften (Wädenswil) and Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil StauffacherBenz have developed gf_09, a one-man, ultra-light electrically-driven hydrofoil that produces neither wave nor noise nor stink but glides fast and effortlessly over the water.

02 March 2009:
StauffacherBenz have moved: Since 01 March 2009 we are living and working at a new address in Uster, 15 minutes from Zurich main station.

23 Feb. 2009
We are proud to invite you to our next product presentation to the Geneva Motor Show (05 March 09 − 15 March 09): e'mo, a lightweight electric vehicle that we developed together with the Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil will be shown to the public for the first time at the e’mobile stand, Hall 5, Booth 5141.

31 Dez. 2008:
StauffacherBenz wish you excellent views in 2009!

31 Oct. 2008:
StauffacherBenz take part in the Designmeile: On saturday 29th of November from 1pm to 7pm, eight design studios in Zurich open their doors to the public. We are looking forward to welcome you in our studio!

03 July 2008:
In a joint project, together with Flechterei Seestern in Männedorf/CH on Lake Zurich, StauffacherBenz has designed the Basso lighting range. The lights are available from the shop of Flechterei Seestern or from StauffacherBenz.

16 June 2008:
At Ambiente Japan (Tokyo, 11 June 08 − 13 June 08) Marcs international was showcasing the all new coat rack Air from Duende (Japan) (Design by StauffacherBenz).

10 June 2008
StauffacherBenz at Design Museum Gent/B: Several projects of StauffacherBenz are included in the exhibition «Design with a smile» (11 July 08 − 12 Oct. 08)

14 Apr. 2008:
The Attika Opus fireplace wins the prestigous Vesta Award 2008, the authoritative award of the hearth industry in the USA. Design: StauffacherBenz

31 Dez. 2007:
StauffacherBenz wish you a phat 2008!

18 Sept. 2007:
StauffacherBenz in Tokyo: StauffacherBenz will be participating at DesignTide Tokyo which is one of the main events of Tokyo Design Week (31 Oct. 07 − 04 Nov. 07). More information is available at

08 Sept. 2007:
StauffacherBenz will be present at two exhibitions in Asia: The Taiwan Design Center will be showcasing one of our designs at Taiwan Design Expo (29 Sept. 07 − 14 Oct. 07) and another of our projects will be part of the «Design Made 2007» exhibition (03 Oct. 07 − 22 Oct. 07) at the Design Museum at the Seoul Arts Center in Korea.

24 Aug. 2007:
Once again Tools from StauffacherBenz in a cultural setting: The Museum of Design Zurich is including our work in the exhibition «Im Westen nur Neues» (29 Sept. 07 − 10 Feb. 08).

05 June 2007:
The X series fireplaces from Attika Feuer AG are nominated for the 2008 Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany.

28 February 2007:
The X series, a range of spacious fireplaces launched in autumn 2006 by Attika Feuer AG and designed in collaboration with StauffacherBenz, wins the coveted red dot design award 2007.

20 February 2007:
StauffacherBenz at Blickfang Stuttgart (16th to 18th March): The lamps Lucy and Lightlight by StauffacherBenz will be showcased at the special exhibition, Licht2007. More infos: Blickfang_Flyer.pdf

20 February 2007
ISH Frankfurt (trade fair for bathroom, building, energy and air-conditioning technology, 6th to 10th March 2007): Attika Feuer AG will be showcasing its exclusive innovation, the Topas fireplace. Design: StauffacherBenz.

20 February 2007:
The first part of the Tools series has finally made it to market: The easy-grip silicon pan holders are now on sale from Betty Bossi.

6 February 2007:
The Tram Animals have a short appearance in the german online magazine Spoonfork: In Spoonfork ten they even find their feet!

11 January 2007:
StauffacherBenz at Swissbau fair in Basel (Jan. 23 to 27): StauffacherBenz designed the special show «Brick: unknown yet familiar» for Domoterra, the association of the Swiss brickyards. We are pleased with our first trade fair stand and proudly invite you to the Swissbau fair.

11 January 2007:
StauffacherBenz at the international furniture fair in Cologne (Jan. 15 to 21): Stiftung Simonshof shows the awarded prototype Lightlight, at stand A-040, hall 01.1.

31 December 2006:
StauffacherBenz wish you a lucky journey through 2007!

6 December 2006:
Highland_lowland of StauffacherBenz on TV: Kulturplatz of SF1 shows a short portrait of the award-winning project on Dezember 6th. See the video on the website of SF1.

18 November 2006:
StauffacherBenz take part in the Designmeile: On saturday 2nd of December from 1pm to 7pm, eight design studios in Zurich open their doors to the public under the title of Designmeile, the tour through Zurich´s creative industry. Special guest at StauffacherBenz is Hochparterre, the swiss magazine for architecture and design. We are looking forward to welcome you in our studio!

3 November 2006:
In its November issue, Hochparterre, the swiss magazine for architecture and design, examines the websites of industrial design studios. In a ranking of 35 tested sites is number four. Webdesign by StauffacherBenz.

6 September 2006:
Highland_lowland of StauffacherBenz awarded at the competition Design for Europe of Interieur06, Kortrijk/B

6 September 2006:
StauffacherBenz in London: From Sep. 21 to 24, StauffacherBenz take part at 100%east, the most important off-site event of the London design week. More info:

6 September 2006:
Level40two is a shoerack and StauffacherBenz´ contribution to a competition held by company Mox and association Puls. On Sep. 14 starting 6pm, entries are shown at Mox office, Geroldstr. 31, 8005 Zurich.

6 June 2006:
Lightlight of StauffacherBenz awarded at the competition two by one 2006 of Stiftung Simonshof.

10 April 2006: in English is online – welcome to all our non-German-speaking visitors!

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