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5 Ways a Redesign Can Improve Your Medical Cart


Posted by Shannon Pelky on November 16, 2017

It’s hard to think of an industry where the products or services aren’t consistently improving over time. Medical carts and devices are no different. If your product is succeeding in the market, you’ll want to keep...

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Topics: Insider, Industry Insights, Medical Cart Design, Cost Reduction, Custom Medical Cart Benefits, 60601-1, Quality, Medical Cart Aesthetics

Why You Should Establish a Target Price Before the Medical Cart Concept


Posted by Shannon Pelky on October 12, 2017

“How much is this going to cost?” 

That’s a question I ask whenever I start a project. Obviously, this is an important question to answer when beginning the industrial design phase for a custom medical cart....

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Topics: Insider, Medical Cart Development Timelines, Industry Insights, Cost Reduction, Custom Medical Cart Benefits, Project Management

Optimize Your Custom Medical Cart's Redesign for Success


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on February 16, 2017

So, your initial custom medical cart design didn’t pan out quite the way you wanted. So, your project isn’t generating as much money as you anticipated, or it’s just time for Gen 2.

So what?

Now the real fun begins. 

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Topics: Cost Reduction

How to Manage a Last Minute Custom Medical Cart Project for a Trade Show


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on September 8, 2016

Frantic, caffeine-fueled study sessions and last minute group projects may have worked in your favor for finals, but no amount of caffeined can expedite the custom medical cart project you’ve been putting off for the...

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Topics: Insider, Medical Cart Design, Cost Reduction

What Affects the Cost of My Custom Medical Cart?


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on August 18, 2016

It’s no secret: custom medical carts are a huge investment. We have so many things to think about and coordinate—budget, lead time, materials, features, functionality, aesthetics—the list goes on. In the end, we all...

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Topics: Industry Insights, Cost Reduction

How do You Know if Your Medical Cart has been Over-Designed?


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on August 4, 2016

Redesigns aren’t uncommon in the medical cart community. Technology changes. Engineers conjure revisions for improved efficiencies. Companies rebrand, and in some cases, over-designs spur medical cart redesigns.

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Topics: Insider, Cost Reduction

Why ISTA Package Testing Matters


Posted by Nick Rolf on July 22, 2015

Have you experienced the disappointment that comes from receiving a damaged package? You were excited to receive that new item, but since the box showed up damaged you’re questioning the quality of the product and...

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Topics: Medical Cart Design, Cost Reduction

Why You Should Consider Full-Scale Drawings Prior to a Medical Cart Prototype


Posted by Greg Binversie on July 15, 2015

Seeing your project and device come to life in a prototype can be an exciting event, as it signifies that you’re another step closer to production. A physical prototype will validate all of your form, fit, function...

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Topics: Medical Cart Design, Cost Reduction

Five Ways to Keep Your Medical Cart Costs on Target


Posted by Nick Rolf on May 29, 2015

Don’t you hate it when your project cost creeps higher and higher during development of a new product? It leaves you leading your project team into an immediate cost-reduction phase prior to going to market…not an...

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Topics: Medical Cart Design, Cost Reduction

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