Category: Electronic product development

How to survive component shortage?

It has been more than 2 years since the chip shortage started due to increased demand and disturbance in the supply chain. The question is, how to survive this? There are two basic approaches:  1) get creative to find supply and 2) get creative and design around scarcity. Option 1- Creativity to Finding Supply Talk […]

Why does your manufacturing partner secretly hate you?

You finally moved the design to production. You have selected a perfect size, great manufacturing partner who has the capability and capacity to deliver what you need. They are supportive and the relationship is great.  Now that your job is done, you can relax and watch thousands of devices coming out of the oven. Let’s […]

6 steps from concept to production

Every once in a while, I hear this from our customers: “We have a working prototype and now we just need your help to produce it.”   Surprisingly, after this statement, they proudly show me something like this: Finally, I stopped being shocked that this comes from both startups and established companies. Both see unique […]