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Inventors Pitch Products

Inventors Pitch Products Creative Inventors Pitch Products.   Inventors Center of KC members meeting, webcast LIVE from the Kauffman Foundation in Kansas City, October 2012. Low Cost / High Return Inventing Steps 1)  Watch this video to learn how to […]
Presenting “Market Ready” Products To Retailers – Step 1

Presenting “Market Ready” Products To Retailers – Step 1

Market Ready Products To Retailers. Presenting Market Ready Products To Retailers This is the part I love.   Here’s part of the process and action steps I follow.   Gather information on who you will target, make sure it’s accurate and then pick up […]
How do I present my product to retailers?   (Early stage answer).

How do I present my product to retailers? (Early stage answer).

How do I present my product to retailers? (Early stage answer) How do I present my product to retailers?  This question begs so many others.   First we need to define “product”?     Some inventors use this term, when they really mean […]

The As Seen On TV – Industry Blog & Product Review

The As Seen On TV (ASOTV)- Industry Blog & Product Review. The As Seen On TV – Industry Blog & Product Review. This is a great blog to get a feel for products currently being launched on TV.   http://www.youtube.com/user/TheAsSeenOnTVBlog?feature=watch ASOTV […]

Referral Partners List – Early Stage Product Viability Evaluation

Early Stage Product Viability Evaluation. Referral Partners List – Early Stage Product Viability Evaluation. Choosing reputable service providers is necessary to the success of most inventions.   Make sure that before you pay for services of  any kind. you know exactly what you need, have confirmed […]
Should I give Free Samples To Get Testimonials?

Should I give Free Samples To Get Testimonials?

Should I give Free Samples To Get Testimonials?  Free Samples? Testimonials? Formula Protection? Here’s the follow up from a FREE consultation I did with a man who has a consumable product.     Products that are ingested or applied topically have higher […]

Should Inventors Split Royalties?

Split royalties is it’s going to make you more money.  Have of something is better then all of nothing. Should Inventors Split Royalties? Hi Carrie, Thanks for giving my contact information to Rose.  She has skills in marketing that I […]

Detailed Product Feedback 2012

Product Feedback. Product Feedback. The goal of publishing this list is to main confidentiality regarding the specifics of the concept, while seeking to educate inventors with understanding of feedback results. In addition, publishing this list insures accountability and transparency, without […]

ASOTV Invention Contest Results 2012 Summary

ASOTV Invention Contest Results 2012 Summary. ASOTV Invention Contest Results 2012 Summary. We tested two products, DeSpinZer (Schaefer) and Groomstik (Ball).  Neither did well enough to move forward with a full retail roll-out.   Both these products are strong and have much potential through […]

Independent Retailer – One way to connect to buyers or gather info

Independent Retailer. Independent Retailer. I recently received an email from Independent Retailer, which seems like a good magazine.    Even so, it’s not usually a good idea to spend any money in a magazine like this on advertising because it tends […]