PRODUCT COMMERCIALISATION & STRATEGY

4design has a long history of delivering effective solutions to start-ups and entrepreneurs. We’ve worked with clients across a broad range of sectors ranging from innovative, research based technologies to unique consumer products.  We understand the key factors required to turn your idea or concept into a commercial success.

Each project is different. We see the bigger picture and by leveraging our extensive experience, we can help setup a strategy that brings your concept or product to market in the most cost effective and efficient way. From identifying the risks of your project to selecting the right manufacturing partner we will identify and guide you on the best pathway to commercialisation.

 

BUSINESS PLANNING

Now that you have your strategy in place, 4design can provide just the guidance you need to keep you on track. We understand the competing demands of your customers, investors, and manufacturing and distribution partners. We can you put the right plans in place to keep your focus clear and allow your business to succeed.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION

Your intellectual property is one of the most important business assets you have and knowing how to protect it is crucial to your success. 4design can help you understand the different levels of protection available to you and guide you in the right strategy to protect your idea and concept.

FUNDING AND GRANTS

At 4design we can help you gain access to government grants and tax incentives to help your business continue to grow and innovate. We’re a registered research service provider (RSP) with the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science. Working with a (RSP) means that you can have the confidence that our service is of high quality and certified for you to be eligible for the R&D tax incentive.

Our strategic partnership with technology incubator, Edgegroup can put you in touch with people and networks passionate about technology and innovation.

Depending on your product or concept, crowdfunding is another source of funding to consider. 4design together with Emotiv secured over $1.6 million in funding with Kickstarter for the Emotiv Insight headset.

PROJECT STRUCTURING

The success of a product depends on multiple factors and knowing the right decision to make at the right time is critical to achieving this.

Our expert consultants, will work closely with you to outline the phases and timelines required to achieve key milestones. Our project structure has proven successful across our award winning product range. There are many variables, decisions to be made and competing demands to account for, all of which will be customised into your project plan.

 

DESIGN SERVICES

Working with 4design means that you will have a partner and collaborator every step of the way. Our award-winning design services are recognised globally and you can be rest assured that no detail is overlooked.

Some of our design services include