Innovation is Changing Pre-Product Development R&D [Machine Design – September 5, 2013] addressed the widespread growth over the past dozen years in industry innovation activities that precede product development. Historically, only companies in the life sciences industries and a handful of others commit significant resources prior to product development. Today, three-quarters of all companies have innovation and design resources engaged in development before they have defined products that go through product development processes.
Applied Research & Advanced Development Come Of Age [Machine Design – July 17, 2014] discusses corporate efforts and approaches to evolve the creative and innovation development activities that eventually lead to Product Development activities.
READER NOTE: The URL for July 17 will become active when Machine Design’s July issue is published on the 17th. The article was posted on June 23.