We have written all these topics to help you further understand the Invention Process and what you can do to reduce mistake and keep costs low.

December 26, 2014

How many parts will they ship at one time?

Once you have chosen your manufacture, you need to decided if you are going to allow them to do the packaging of the product or if you want to do it yourself, this needs to be the first decision that needs to be made. If you decide the manufacturer does the packaging into final retail boxes then your manufacturer will inform you how many boxes they can fit in a container. This is a fine calculation and should be double checked. Typically at Invention Steps we provide 3D illustrations of boxes in a container showing you in detail the exact […]
May 27, 2012

Target sale price for your invention

There are many different ways of coming up with a sale price, however I prefer to assess a product using the following steps below. The way to determine a good target sale price will depend on a number of factors: How novel is your idea? What is your target audience? How much can you get the product manufactured for? How much is packaging of the product? How much does shipping cost? How much marketing do you need to do? Are you going to sell through retailers? How novel is your idea? Very important in choosing a sale price because simply, if your […]