What is the secret to successful innovation? How are innovative product or service solutions created? Successful innovation requires user-centred design skills. Innovation experiments stall very easily if the core objectives of the user of the product are not taken under the magnifying glass at an early stage of the product development process.
There is a built-in flaw in the traditional R&D process. It fails in generating radical innovations. This can be overcome by systematically examining the goals, needs and aspirations of the products’ and services’ users, identifying innovation opportunities based on them, and developing novel and disruptive solutions.
In these difficult times, how does one keep long-term strategic and innovative creativity alive? Specifically, how can strategic design and innovation generation be incorporated into the core business without giving the competitors a multi-year lead?
The guidance concept developed for the City of Turku has been awarded the national Fennia Prize Winner design award. Helsinki-based DesignStudio Muotohiomo was responsible for the design of the concept and the signage.
ED Design congratulates its partner company Muotohiomo for the award!
The close and successful cooperation between Turku-based Defour and RCP Software will be further complemented by the addition of the long-standing design agency ED Design. With the partnership, companies now offer their customers a complete research, development and production service from a single address.
During 2019 ED Design was tasked to create a demo stand for Borealis Polymers. The demo was aimed to teach individuals how to safely work
ED’s designers attended the Stockholm Furniture Fair in February 2020. Among other interesting topics, the exhibition provided an excellent chance to observe the development of