So you have a new product idea. The next question you face is, “How do I get it to market quickly?” Our Concept To Completion models allows us to move at a speed that others cannot match.
|Traditional, Linear Approach to Product Development||Benefits of MPE’s Concept To Completion Model|
|1. Hire an Industrial Design firm to develop a concept||1. One contact point through the entire process and the knowledge to guide you through the regulatory requirements|
|2. Engage an Engineering firm to do the development work||2. Driven by our stage gate development process – manage timeline and scope creep, communication|
|3. Find a prototype house to make the first units||3. In-house prototyping|
|4. Back to Engineering to refine the concept based on VOC feedback||4. Intimate knowledge of manufacturing – we make what we design|
|5. Possibly a second prototype to validate the changes||5. Electro-mechanical assembly|
|6. Select and audit manufacturers and suppliers for product||6. Seamless transfer of knowledge from design to product launch|
|7. Hire a Packaging company to design and test packaging||7. Supply chain management|
|8. Manage the supply chain to coordinate delivery of
hardware, components and packaging
|8. Custom packaging design|
|9. Assemble the finished product, package for shipment||9. Inventory management|
MPE’s collaborative approach will get your product to market quickly and on budget!