Design originality and technological innovation has always been a winning formula for our company. Metalware is one of the few technology companies in the region to possess our own R&D and product design capabilities. Many of our products have proved to be popular amongst technology users and the quality of our design concepts is further vindicated by our fast growing list of global customers and partners many of whom represents global brand names in the consumer electronics and IT industry. This further indicates that Metalware has achieved global standards in design, R&D and manufacturing to fast becoming a dominant force in this field.
The following is a brief introduction of the type of OEM service Metalware is capable of providing to our customers.
Metalware ˇV Turning your ideas into reality!
- Product Conceptualization
The fundamental for a successful product campaign always starts with proper market research. Give us your product idea and our experienced team will present to you a preliminary market report on similar product types including competitor analysis, design and pricing information. After which, we can present to you 2D concepts of your product idea to take advantage on the market research balancing factors such as product outlook, positioning, functionalities, manufacturing costs and marketability.
- 3D Visualization and Functional Design
Once the initial concept is approved, our skilled engineers will proceed into turning the 2D concept into a photo realistic 3D image that will help visualize what the final product would be like. At this stage, our electronics and mechanical designers will begin working on the mechanical and functional designs of your product idea taking into account of the customerˇ¦s requirements such as tooling budget, bill of material and production costs.
- Prototyping and Tooling
After all the initial design has been completed. Some customers may choose to go ahead with the production of a mock-up sample or prototype of the final product. Alternatively, the customer may also choose to engage in a small volume pre-production run of the product with all functionalities built in. At this stage, the customer will be able to experience first hand, what the final product would be like and make and amendments if required. Once all changes have been confirmed, the customer may proceed to tooling fabrication.
- Production Readiness and Monitoring
Once all changes have been made and tooling ready, the customer can now proceed to production either with Metalware as an OEM or appoint production to a designated factory of the customerˇ¦s choice. As an integrated manufacturing service provider, Metalware can provide a series of related services to the customers such as material procurement, production monitoring, ISO quality control and logistics control.
- Packaging Design and Graphics Design
We believe that all our customers would like to maximize their investment in every projects they have invested their time and money in. Thereˇ¦s no doubt that for a commercial product to become successful, the product itself and its market positioning play a very important role. However, we also cannot ignore how a uniquely designed packaging, a logically laid out user manual or an eye catching DM can help increase the overall marketability of your product. At Metalware, we can provide graphics design service matching your companyˇ¦s brand identity and product marketing to suit your needs.