Heatworks Duo carafe top view

Duo and Tetra Round Out Heatworks Collection at CES

Heatworks unveils the latest in their frog-designed collection of elegant home appliances that utilize Ohmic Array technology for precision, on-demand hot water.
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Once again, frog functions as interpreters of technology for our client, Heatworks, to bring their proprietary Ohmic Array water heating technology to a refined collection of consumer appliances. This year at CES, we unveiled the Duo carafe—an unprecedented new water system that combines on-demand hot water, precision temperature control, and water filtration—all in a beautiful, energy-efficient countertop design.

Also on view was the Tetra countertop dishwasher, which won numerous accolades at last year’s show, including Most Innovative Design. Event goers had the chance to see Tetra in action this year, with an updated, operational model. Heatworks is now taking pre-orders for the Tetra.

Heatworks Duo carafe, new water system that offers on-demand water heating and filtration
Heatworks Duo carafe, energy-efficient countertop design by frog
Heatworks countertop Tetra dishwasher and its contents
Innovative design award-winner, Heatworks countertop Tetra dishwasher in action
frog and heatworks team at CES

Both products were well received by viewers and press alike. WIRED named the Duo one of the most interesting gadgets at CES, and House Beautiful called it the “water filter with an ingenious twist.” Shauncy Ferro (Mental Floss) also notes that “the Duo can blend seamlessly into your minimalist kitchen vibe… you’ll definitely want to leave it out on your counter so that it’s in full view of all your guests.”

Elsewhere at CES, frog Creative Director, Francois Nguyen gave a keynote with Core77. The talk, entitled “The Tyranny of the Rounded Rectangle” explored how technology has shaped consumer products and experiences, and the designer’s role in adapting to this rapidly evolving future.

Stay tuned for more on our ongoing collaboration with Heatworks on this capsule collection of adaptable, stylish home appliances.

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frog is a global design and innovation firm. We transform businesses at scale by creating systems of brand, product and service that deliver a distinctly better experience. We strive to touch hearts and move markets. Our passion is to transform ideas into realities. We partner with clients to anticipate the future, evolve organizations and advance the human experience.