Our latest updates, events, thoughts, product launches and concept design work.
How Strategic Product Design Can Help Overcome Rising Production Costs
The re-opening of the economy has also brought it’s challenges. For product businesses, these are manifesting themselves in higher manufacturing and transport costs. While these pressures are likely to settle down over time, product designers can and should factor the commercial environment into their thinking, and find creative ways to reduce business costs without compromising on innovation.
Design for Behaviour Change With World Leading Universities
Behaviour change is a term that’s typically associated with big budget awareness campaigns or gamified app designs. But is it possible to design a physical product that is not only appealing to buy, but encourages its users to fundamentally change their habits?
The impact of right to repair legislation: re-thinking product design
It seems a reasonable expectation that consumers should have the right to repair products they have purchased. But it has become increasingly difficult, if not impossible, to repair most of the electronic devices we own. The ‘right to repair’ movement aims to fix our relationship with electronic device consumption and make certain products more easily repairable and durable.
Could virtual reality benefit your next industrial design project?
VR is rapidly transitioning from a fun novelty into an essential professional tool for a wide variety of businesses. We’ve pulled together 3 key benefits that VR can bring to an Industrial Design project when it’s used at the right time.
Our pick of the best new product design software reaching maturity
Over the last decade there have been some very exciting developments in the software available for product design professionals, which are now reaching maturity. Here we highlight 4 apps that are changing the way product designers work and collaborate.