Get your product manufactured

Manufacturing products is an exciting process, but can be tricky if one is new to manufacturing. Product features usually need to be optimized before manufacturing.…

NPD importance

The NPD (new product development) strategy is very instrumental in helping you identify consumer needs and get a strong foothold in the market. That way,…

The Hypothesis

A big part of the product design process is the hypothesis. This is not just about finding out what your potential customers want or need…

DFMA approach

Geoffrey Boothroyd and Peter Dewhurst are two researchers, based in England, who developed a systematic approach to help product designers in identifying problems that may…

Good product design

A simple fact to remember is that good product design can help you cut down manufacturing cost. This is why you must take time to…

Product development strategy

Good product development strategies focus on state-of-the-art technologies.On top of helping cut production costs, it helps the design stay current and relevant in constantly changing…

Decide on the prototype

Developing a prototype can be a costly time consuming process. It is also highly dependent on the type of product.Take a good look at your…

Know the value

When conducting a product test, it is important to make sure that your targeted consumers know the value your product brings them.They need to know…

Test it

In order to know if you are on the right track with your idea, test it to make sure it works and people will find…

Walk in their shoes

When designing a product, it is vital to know your audience by walking in their shoes, in order to experience challenges they face and know…

The development process

Dr Robert G. Cooper developed the New Product Development process that every entrepreneur must know. He developed it after his detailed study on why product…

Rendering

Rendering your product idea in 3D is an important step to get your project to move forward during product development. No need to buy expensive…

Take the journey

Designing a product is like taking a journey. It will take you down unknown roads with no clear destination in sight.The trick is not to…

Models

Product development best practices: use product design to identify problems quickly and solve them efficiently create handmade or computer generated models to seek customers validation…

Cut the costs

Product design is not only about coming up with something new, but it is also about innovation: that is coming up with a new way…

Continued existence

The world is saturated with a lot of consumer products, and this makes the risk of failure very high, especially when you are a start-up.Good…

Product life cycle

A new product can only be on the market for a limited time only: this is known as the product life cycle.You may have succeeded…

New wealth for yourself

Product development is a simple concept to grasp: it is bringing something intangible, such as a concept or an idea, into something that is tangible,…