All business have trade secrets and additional knowledge they’d rather keep private from their competitors, but this is especially the case when developing a new product. If you’re in the midst of turning an idea or concept into a new product, you’re particularly...read more
Product Development Blog
Learn more about product development from Enventys Partners’ experts.
You want to take the world by storm, but you don’t want to put your company in the red or pursue a crowdfunding campaign that will fail. To provide your product with the best chance for success, you need to do market research.read more
There are many types of prototypes, each of which serves a unique purpose, and some of which are optimal for certain product types. Here are just a few you may encounter when you work with Enventys Partners to refine your new product.read more
In a world full of new innovations that seem to hit the market every day, it can be hard to stand out from the crowd. Here’s a list of some of the best product design awards to consider applying for next year that could help you stand out.read more
The notion of protecting an idea has been part of American industry since 1790 when Samuel Hopkins received the first patent for his potash-processing apparatus. We cover what you should consider before applying for a patent.read more
On June 15, Enventys Partners will join forces with Product Hunt to present a networking night full of Demos and Drinks at their Uptown Charlotte headquarters.read more
Since the American Invents Act, the U.S. has switched from a “first-to-invent” (FTI) to a “first-to-file” (FTF) patent system. This means that the right to patent an invention goes to the first person to file the application as opposed to the first person to create the product. In simple terms: an inventor must file before sharing the idea with potential manufacturers or the public. This is why provisional patents are important.read more
If you are in the process of developing a new product, it is important to understand how intellectual property (IP) laws protect you. Before you get started, you should have a basic understanding of why it is so important to discuss your invention with an intellectual property attorney.read more
ABC’s Shark Tank can be a great opportunity for companies selling a physical good that need extra capital. Wondering how you can get your product in front of the Sharks? We’ve put together a guide below to help you get started.read more
If you’re a startup, you may need to disclose your concept to a bank, potential business partners or venture capitalists. In these scenarios (and others), it’s important to obtain a signed Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) or Confidential Disclosure Agreement (CDA) from the party receiving the confidential information. Failure to do so could leave you vulnerable and negatively impact your ability to get patent protection in the future.read more
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We truly shine when a client utilizes all three of our primary service offerings. Having one place to develop, launch and market your consumer product concept helps leverage efforts, reduce costs and simplify the process.