Posts by Bombyx PLM

How To Find Profitable Products

Product research is absolutely essential when it comes to selling, whether you plan to put products on shop shelves in real life or if you intend to be ecommerce only. By taking the time to research different products or market niches and using data analysis, you’ll be able to work out whether or not something…Read More

Meet the Rising Stars regional winners: Yorkshire’s five top early-stage companies

Written by Kane Fulton, and originally published by Tech Nation Rising Stars is the UK’s only national competition for innovative, early-stage tech companies. Last year, 10 companies were crowned Rising Stars 2.0 Winners at our London Grand Final. Now, five regional winners for each region and nation across the UK will compete nationally for the chance to be named…Read More

Virtual trade show ‘next best thing’ for Make it British

Written by Isabella Fish, and originally published by Drapers The virtual trade show format is the “next best thing” for Make it British amid the chaotic coronavirus outbreak, exhibitors have told Drapers. Last week founder and CEO of Make it British Live, Kate Hills, was forced to postpone the UK manufacturing trade show until further…Read More

How to Improve Product Innovation at your Company

Even big companies struggle with innovation. Take, for example, Gerber’s 1970s attempt to penetrate the adult food market. Instead of developing a new line with its own unique distribution strategy, the baby food brand re-labelled existing pureed products and simply placed them in a different aisle. Or, more recently, look to the flop of Pizza…Read More

Reducing Waste in Design and Manufacturing: Make It British Live! 2020

Press Release from Future Fashion Factory. Written by Sarah Parkin Brands, designers and manufacturers are gearing up for this year’s Make It British Live! trade show next month, set for the Business Design Centre in Islington 17-18 March. As many of our members prepare to exhibit or visit the event, we are excited that the Future Fashion…Read More

5 Most Innovative Products of 2020

With CES 2020 wrapping up a few weeks ago, there’s a lot to digest. We saw tons of innovative products in fitness tech, TVs, self-driving vehicles, and even basics like Bluetooth technology. CES is a spectacle that never fails to impress, and while some products might be more realistic than others, the showcase can be…Read More

How Sourcing Agents Take Advantage of Entrepreneurs

Looking for a manufacturing partner? A quick search on Google or Alibaba will surface hundreds of results. It isn’t difficult to find a factory – but it is a much harder task to find the right one.  Entrepreneurs struggle to find and vet a manufacturing partner overseas. Many turn to sourcing agents to be their…Read More