Today it takes a lot to make a product successful. Not only does your product have to meet all performance requirements but it has to do so while being affordable. This requires adding design for manufacturing and assembly (DFMA) to your product development process.
Product qualification testing or certification testing can be a stressful time for product development teams. Everything you and your team have done up to this point comes down to whether your prototype passes or fails.
Accurately forecasting sales for a new product is difficult. However, if you do the right market research to forecast sales prior to launch you can greatly reduce your risk.
Do you have an idea that you’re looking to protect? If your answer is yes, then you should be looking at filing a patent. In order to file a patent with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (
Successful product development can be a struggle for many startups and established companies.