PRODUCTS ARE TANGIBLE ITEMS THAT ARE USUALLY PRODUCED IN ONE LOCATION AND PURCHASED IN ANOTHER. THEY CAN BE TRANSFERRED FROM ONE PLACE TO ANOTHER AND STORED FOR PURCHASE BY A CONSUMER AT A LATER TIME. WHAT IS A PRODUCT???
The entrepreneur planning a business EVERYONE DESIGNS The team building a rocket Their Results Differ So do their goals So do the scales of their project And the media they use. Even their actions appear quite different What’s similar is that they are designing If we wish to improve our products, we must improve our processes; We must continually redesign not just our products but also the way we design. THAT’S WHY WE STUDY THE DESIGN PROCESS To know what we do and how we do To understand it and improve it
PRODUCT DESIGN PRODUCT DESIGN IS AN ACTIVITY WHICH DEFINES AND REACTS TO SOCIETY AND CULTURE, SHAPING OUR ENVIRONMENT, FACILITATING DAILY LIFE AND PROVIDING A POWERFUL MEDIUM FOR COMMUNICATION AND EXPRESSION.
Transformation Process Input Output Feedback Raw Material; Machines; Building Changes the physical characteristics of the material; Changes the location of the material Finished product; Price of the product; Safety of the customers Control of operations system; Customer satisfaction; Product enhancement