Yale secures two special awards thanks to the Linus® Smart Lock and its innovative design at the prestigious Plus X Awards Yale thanks to Linus® won the coveted ‘Best Brand of the Year’ and ‘Best Product of the Year’ Awards! Granted annually by the Plus X jury composed of international experts from 80 industries, the Best Product of the Year and Best Brand of the Year Awards are two special awards reserved for the most outstanding entries, and products which the jury panel believes to be of highest quality. This is why, we are proud to announce that we have just been selected as the winner of the coveted ‘Best Brand of the Year’ (Locking Systems) and our Linus® Smart Lock received the ‘Best Product Of the Year’ Awards! As an existing laureate of the Plus X Awards, the world’s largest innovation award for technology, sports and lifestyle, the Linus® Smart Lock has already been recognized for its innovative technology, high quality, extraordinary design, and intelligent, easy to use operating system in the following 4 categories: Innovation, High Quality, Design, and Functionality. Having won four separate Seals of Approval, Linus® automatically qualified for additional awards, including the Best Product of the Year and Yale as Best Brand of the Year (Locking Systems category) awards. The Plus X Awards have been providing guidance to consumers for the past 18 years, helping them identify the innovative and quality products worth buying. This year, the Linus® Smart Lock has also made the exclusive list, having won 4 Seals of Approval and two special awards granted by the jury.