Monthly Archives: February 2012

New Innovation Competition with Prize of £200,000 Investment

Here is the blurb from the competition website: “A good idea could change your life – win the backing you need to make it happen! If you want to start and run a successful business, you need to be creative, … Continue reading

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Ventz Case Study

This case study is a recent product that has been patenting, CAD modelled, prototyped and developed for manufacture by D2M. Continue reading

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Podcast Interview on taking new ideas to market with Phil Staunton

In this Podcast Phil Staunton, a product designer and Managing Director of D2M Design 2 Market offers his advice on how to develop your idea and get it manufactured. He also offers tips on how to pitch your invention whether to achieve … Continue reading

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VENTZ – Invention case study

Ventz is a superb little product that keeps motorcyclists cool while riding in warm weather by channelling air up the biker’s jacket sleeves. More information on Ventz.

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Your invention on BBC Radio 2?

Radio Two invention slot on Friday’s drive time show One of our contacts (Peter Greedy from Greepers) was on the show last week having only applied a few days before.  To apply, contact Rebecca on the details below: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio2/shows/simon-mayo/contact/innovation-slot/ Superb … Continue reading

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The Angel – new TV show for Sky 1 (The Apprentice for Inventors!)

The Angel – new television show for Sky One A competition between six entrepreneurs to win £100,000 of investment, is filming towards the end of March.  You will need to act now if you want to take advantage of this … Continue reading

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New Product Designer joins the D2M team!

Sophie is a Product Designer who enjoys creative and technical challenges and has a firm appreciation of end-user requirements. A former In-House Designer at Maclaren, Sophie was part of the team which developed their award-winning Grand Tour LX buggy, as … Continue reading

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5min Video Introduction to the Patent Process

5 minute video introduction to The Patent Process. The video covers how to patent your new product idea in 4 easy to understand steps. Topics include: patent drafting, filing a UK patent, patent searching and preparing an idea for patent. … Continue reading

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Scooter Hook for sale in JoJo Maman Bebe!

Congratulations to Claire Burley for securing a deal with JoJo to stock her Ultimate Buggy Hook! JoJo have just re-ordered and D2M are helping Claire to switch production to the Far East. Find out more about, and buy, this superb … Continue reading

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Why do so many new products fail?

Here is a link to a great article on the wide range of factors that are needed to make a new product launch successful: http://hbr.org/2011/04/why-most-product-launches-fail/ar/1 The article uses well known new products to demonstrate the key points that are raised. … Continue reading

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