Leading UK product design agency for developing and prototyping innovative garden products
Your idea for a brand new garden product deserves the best professionals and at D2M we are prepared to help you with every step of the way. With more than ten years of experience in product development, your new garden product idea is in the best hands.
Plants bring life to every space and they need to be cared for and nurtured. Plant lovers will want the absolute best products so they can see their garden thrive. This, along with advances in materials and technologies, is where opportunity for new garden product development often starts.
If you have an idea for a new garden product but you aren’t certain how to bring it to life, this is where our team at D2M can help you.
These are the steps we take for new garden product development:
During this first step, our team of creative designers helps you shape your idea for a new garden product. They bring new materials, concepts and technologies to consider in order to design the best possible product. This step is a very exciting one that brings together your vision and our expertise. It involves creative workshops and meetings between you and the creative team.
By the end of this step you have a clear visual reference of the new garden product, often as a 3D digital model that also provides useful information of the functionality. Finally, the team assesses the commercial viability of the new garden product which vital information before deciding to go into the next step.
Designing a new garden product idea is a fascinating process about which you can learn more just clicking here.
Before starting the prototyping process, the design of your idea must be validated as a viable product. Creating a prototype of a new garden product can be expensive depending on the materials and technologies involved.
A prototype of your new garden product idea is necessary to test its functionality, durability and other important aspects of the product. Creating and testing the prototype helps find faults and possible ways of improving it before starting mass production of the product.
Although it can be expensive, properly prototyping a new garden product can save you a lot of money afterwards.
This is the step when the new garden product idea becomes a real product that can be sold. At this stage it is necessary to consider a factory than can produce your new garden product according to your needs. Depending on the type of product, it might be necessary to produce it outside the UK.
There are many aspects that you need to consider during the manufacturing of a new garden product idea such as Quality Control, packaging and distribution.
But if this whole process seems a bit daunting, you don’t have to do it alone. Contact us and we can help you find the right manufacturer for your garden product idea.
The last but certainly not least step. Marketing and selling a new garden product idea is a long game. You will need to put on a lot of time and patience in order to build a loyal community of costumers. Social Media is a good way of starting but don’t forget all the other ways of making your great new garden product known.
If you want to reduce the costs, starting a crowdfunding campaign might be a good option, as well as considering selling your product through Amazon. Click here to find out more about selling a new garden product.
At D2M we are ready and excited to work with you and help you with your new garden product development.
Contact us now and we can start talking about your project and how we may best help you.
Below are just a few of the different garden products that we have designed and prototyped. We also source manufacturers and can guide our clients through to tooling and production, if required.
We’ve worked with a number of clients to bring innovative garden products to the market. Take a look at them and some of the other products we’ve worked on in our case studies section.
The garden product sector is a huge market and one that’s likely to keep growing, especially after all these lockdowns…. So it’s a great time to be developing new garden products. Contact us today and we can arrange a call to discuss your project requirements.