Enrico2020-10-22T20:21:03+01:00October 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Can an Original Equipment Manufacturer really add value to your new product?
Can an Original Equipment Manufacturer really add value to your new product? There is often ambiguity over what an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) is, and for good reason, as in different industries it has different connotations. As an original equipment manufacturer ourselves, we believe this term refers to where the product is actually made before it goes out to our customers to have their logo added and from there into the marketplace. The original equipment manufacturer is the one who physically puts the nuts and bolts together, creates the circuit boards, brings together the moulded parts or the [...]
Enrico2020-09-26T03:43:37+01:00September 25th, 2020|Comments Off on So what exactly is design for manufacture?
What is DFM and why is it important? Design for Manufacture or DFM is a term often banded around by manufacturing companies, but what exactly does it mean? Surely, if you have a design it can then be manufactured? If only life were that simple! A product starts its life as a concept in the inventor’s head – often when said inventor is doing something completely mundane rather than in forced brainstorming meetings organised by a money-driven CEO. These concepts are often planned around how they will change the world we live in and how rich they could [...]
Second Queen’s Award for Hampshire technology manufacturer A Hampshire company is celebrating today, 21 April 2016, being one of the select businesses recognised as winners of a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade 2016 – the UK’s highest accolade for business success. Moreover, this is the second time that Morgan Innovation & Technology Ltd (Morgan IAT), based in Petersfield, East Hampshire has won the award. The Queen’s Award for Enterprise – International Trade is awarded for “growth and commercial success in international trade.” Morgan IAT’s turnover grew from £1.8m in 2010 to nearly £5m in 2015. It [...]
Photo: Nigel Clarke, with Sky Swipe presenter, Gemma Morris. Press release 24th October 2016 Double Queen’s Award winner brings Haptics prototype to Innovate 2016 Family-run manufacturer, Morgan Innovation & Technology Ltd will showcase its Haptics glove prototype to over 2,500 visitors at Innovate 2016 on November 2nd and 3rd in Manchester. Morgan IAT is one of just 100 companies to have won a place in the exhibition. Morgan IAT, in conjunction with the University of Southampton is developing an innovative haptic system for the hand that will provide individuals with a sense of touch. Initially [...]
A huge congratulations to our Founder and Research Director, Howard Clarke, for receiving his Fellowship for Services to Engineering at Bangor University on 16th July. After studying for his degree at Bangor almost 60 years ago, Howard was truly honoured to be presented with his Fellowship, and he had some great advice to offer from the lessons he’s learned in the last 57 years to help live a successful and happy life: “From what I’ve seen in the last 57 years and the lessons I’ve learnt I’d like to take this opportunity to give a few clues and [...]
You’ve had a brilliant idea, your friends like it and you may even have made a prototype at home … but you still have one critical question: “How can I tell if my invention will make money?” At Morgan Innovation and Technology, we are specialists at helping inventors get their innovations to market. We’re frequently asked what the “secret” is to a successful invention. We’re also asked if we can provide funding for innovations, and we do so through our unique Innovation 2 Income ecosystem (explained below.) Finding money-making inventions Unfortunately, there is no secret formula for a [...]