Electrician 16 September 2021 Monday, 13 September 2021, 3:42 pmPress Release: Schneider Electric Schneider Electric’s PDL Wiser, Pro Series and Iconic 2AX products have all been named finalists in the 2021 Best Design Awards Consumer category. The Best Design Awards (from the Designers Institute of New Zealand) is an annual showcase of excellence in graphic, spatial, product, digital and motion design along with three special awards – Value of Design, Public Good and Toitanga. PDL and its parent company Schneider Electric are technology leaders and have been in Kiwi homes and businesses for over 80 years. A brand founded on quality and innovation, it continues to design electrical solutions for how New Zealanders live and work, to make homes everything they should be and more. Tim Fant, NZ Offer Manager for Schneider Electric says the multiple-finalist status acknowledges the brand’s innovative design and superior function. “Being a finalist is a terrific endorsement of the product’s impressive look and alignment with current market demand for stylish design and smart function. We listen to feedback from consumers and electricians to develop and enhance products and provide choice for specialists and customers, and our team has worked hard to bring these products into the New Zealand market. In our assessment, the products are incomparable here and that is why they have proved so popular in the market and are receiving awards recognition, of which we are very proud.” Wiser is a flexible, automated smart home solution that lets you control almost everything in your home with the Wiser by SE app. It’s easy to have installed, and can adapt as your needs change. From blinds that close to keep the warmth in, a heat pump that clicks on before it cools down, and lights that dim as you drift off, a Wiser Smart Home adjusts to how you want to live. You can read the full press release here.