Skip To Content

News

What Is Injection Molding?

Injection molding process illustration

Plastic injection molding is a complex manufacturing process in which molten polymer is injected into a cavity, or mold. There are endless uses for custom molded plastic parts, all molded depending on a business’s needs. For example, custom plastic pet toys benefit from injection molding, as the process helps to create a unique product at…

What Is Private Label?

White label product manufacturing

A private label refers to a product sold under one company’s brand that was manufactured by another company. This involves a unique manufacturing process that will not be found being used by any other companies offering the same or a similar product. For example, a golfing store will not be able to sell the same…

5 Key Factors to Consider When You Outsource Product Manufacturing

factors for outsourcing

Businesses are always looking for the most efficient and cost-effective solutions for product manufacturing. One misconception, especially with smaller businesses, is that outsourcing for custom product manufacturing is more expensive and more complicated than their business can handle. But, not all custom product manufacturing has to put additional stress on a business. IPS offers an…

Customer Centric Product Development: Addressing Needs with New Products

product development collaboration

What Is Customer Centricity?    Being a custom-centric business requires putting the needs of the customers first. Custom centricity prioritizes the customer’s needs when making business decisions. These decisions on delivery methods, products/services, and even branding decisions. All of the decisions are made with the goal of high customer satisfaction which, in turn, also nurtures…

Pros and Cons of Manufacturing in China

China sourcing benefits

China is a powerhouse country when it comes to manufacturing. According to the World Economic Forum, 28% of global manufacturing in 2018 was from China. With low labor costs and high mass production capability, it’s no wonder so many companies across the world turn to China manufacturing for their products. But, the benefits of Chinese…

Design Perfection from Inception to Save Costs

Why good design is important for your products’ success. In the fiercely competitive world of product development, an impeccable design can make or break your success. Design flaws not only lead to financial setbacks but also damage your brand’s reputation. This is where seasoned design companies like International Product Solutions step in to ensure your…

Product Design Process: A Guide from Concept to Manufacturing

Embarking on the journey of bringing a consumer product to life is an exciting endeavor, but it requires careful planning and meticulous execution. Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur or a first-time inventor, these steps are the same. Let IPS help you navigate the process, each step of the way! Typical steps we guide our clients…

Pitfalls of Alibaba for Sourcing Product

  Buyer Beware! In an increasingly globalized marketplace, businesses often turn to online platforms like Alibaba to connect with manufacturers and import products from overseas. Alibaba, one of the world’s largest e-commerce platforms, has gained popularity due to its extensive network of suppliers and competitive pricing. However, while the platform offers numerous opportunities, there are…