Design and Manufacture Your Own Consumer Products

Have you ever wanted to build your own consumer product ?Learn how to turn your product idea into an actual product.
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  • Lectures 7
  • Contents Video: 31 mins
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  • Languages English
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Published 4/2015 English

Course Description


Have you ever wanted to build your own product or invention?

Would you like to turn your product idea into an actual product?

Would you like to know how to design, manufacture and sell your very own product?

This course will help first time inventors, makers, and entrepreneurs solve all these questions and more. We teach concepts around Developing Your Idea, Project Management, 2D Designs, 3D Designs, Safety Certifications, Patents, Marketing, Prototyping, Packaging Designs, Tooling, Molds, Manufacturing, Sales, and more.

In this business of building your product, we will teach you things to watch out for, and how to decide what components are best to get your idea out of your head and into a minimal viable product. With the right resources, you will be able to take your MVP and show it to potential customers.

We'll teach you the easiest and most cost effective ways to execute your idea. We'll introduce service providers such as shapeways and fiverr. This will help you speed up your project. We'll also educate you about platforms such as alibaba and Shopify.

We'll go through the steps of building your first product piece by piece, with great attention to detail.

We'll discuss working with Shenzhen as opposed to other manifesting areas and mention the pros and cons of offshore manufacturing. We'll then go through the process of setting up your fulfillment systems, payment processing and dealing with distributors, ecommerce, wholesale buyers, and more.

We here at FRESHeTECH Consulting will continually offer more content within this course, as we work on products within our company.

In our first installment, we'll walk you through the process of building a portable sticker battery for your phone. As I've mentioned, this course will be continually evolving. We want to cater this course to our students' needs, so please feel free to contact us via email with questions and suggestions.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over 20 lectures and 3.5 hours of content
  • Learn the steps required to build a consumer electronic product and build a business around it.
  • Build a portable rechargeable sticker battery from scratch!
  • Learn how to build a MVP, learn what is required to take your concept from idea to actual product ready for sell.


  • What are the requirements?

    • Students simply need to have an interest in designing, manufacturing and selling their own products.

    What am I going to get from this course?

    • Design their own consumer products
    • Manufacture consumer products
    • Work with overseas manufacturing facilities
    • Develop the infrastructure needed to sell consumer products
    • Generate revenue through sales of your consumer products through wholesale e-commerce, direct-to-consumer strategies, and retail

    What is the target audience?

    • Entrepreneurs who are interested in developing their own consumer electronics
    • This is a do-it-yourself course so if you are not self motivated, this course will likely not help you
    • Hobbyists, Students, Inventors and technology enthusiasts

    What you get with this course?

    Not for you? No problem.
    30 day money back guarantee.

    Forever yours.
    Lifetime access.

    Learn on the go.
    Desktop, iOS and Android.

    Get rewarded.
    Certificate of completion.

    Curriculum

    Section 1: Build: Design and Manufacture Your Own Consumer Products
    02:43

    Getting a product ready for mass production through overseas manufacturing is unlike any other part of business. The amount of variables that impact the final outcome of your product is huge! Here at FRESHeTECH, we built a team that are experts in building companies, designing ideas and launching products. We have a wide range of skills to be able to help you launch your vision! We're ready start when you are.

    02:43
    Our Whiteboard sessions are a 3-6 hour brainstorming meetings of your idea. We ask and seek the answers to all the questions regarding the project. Your idea can be just a concept, or it can be a relatively well developed venture idea. Even wacky ideas like using Helium filled balloons to transport freight in Uganda are welcome here. Its all about Getting the bad ideas out of the way early. We will help you by asking and answering more than 100 hard to answer questions from market size, product design, sales strategy, first buyers,


    Intro into 2D Designing Your Product
    Preview
    04:53
    Intro into 3D CAD Modeling
    Preview
    03:34
    Intro into Making your Prototype: "MVP, MVP, MVP" "Proof of concept" "Show me"
    Preview
    03:50
    Intro into: Prototype and Testing
    10:32
    Intro into: Working with Chinese Manufactures in Shenzhen
    Preview
    02:53

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    Instructor Biography

    Adam Schwartz, Design and Manufacture Your Own Consumer Electronics

    Adam Schwartz is the founder of FRESHeTECH, a consumer electronics brand that has developed over a dozen consumer products. Currently FRESHeTECH generates $1,000,000+ of revenue per year. Adam earned his M.B.A. in Management, Entrepreneurship and Marketing from Rollins College. As the Director of New Product Development for the Consulting arm of FRESHeTECH, Adam is primarily responsible for managing product manufacturing. Prior to launching FRESHeTECH, Adam co-founded, an 8-figure revenue business. Adam was also a participant in the prestigious NY TechStars program, in partnership with a RG/A, class 2015.

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