Every year for the last five years, Creativepool has awarded the top talent in several creative industries with the honor of being the best and brightest in that field. Not only does Creativepool dish out industrial design awards, they also award creatives in...read more
When you drop your smartphone and watch it tumble to the floor, cringing as you slowly pick it up, wondering what the fate of its screen is. We’ve all done it, or know someone who has a smashed up phone screen that they walk around with. It makes you wonder how there...read more
Design priorities have been continuously evolving over the last few years, primarily because design is finally getting the buy-in it deserves. Product design firms are leading the industry whether working for tech startups, in healthcare, or other firms, and these are...read more
If you’ve been following the news, you’ve probably heard about how Amazon Alexa’s are creeping out their owners by laughing, on their own. An issue that Amazon claimed was just a misunderstanding between Alexa and her rightful owner. She was mishearing what people...read more
With new product designs, there are a lot of business values that come hand-in-hand with it. Staying ahead of the curve and always looking for ways to improve the design is part of what makes inventors great leaders and game changers in this cluttered marketplace....read more
A new kind of metal that is grown in tanks just might change the way we build forever. Coming from a company based in Seattle called Modumetal, this new type of metal in liquid tanks versus forging it in foundries just may change the invention development process for...read more
The New York City Toy Fair is a long weekend for global play professionals to explore the massive exhibit space at Jacob K. Javits Center in New York which is lined with creative inventions consisting of thousands of toys, games and youth entertainment products. The...read more
The MAKO Student Innovation Award is a business pitch competition hosted by Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada. The competition will reward recipients and their invention ideas $10,500 from MAKO and the Brookfield Institute to assist them in transforming their...read more
The DMZ at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada was just named the best university-led business incubator in the world! Since 2010, the DMZ has been helping tech and invention startups in Canada turn their inventions into reality. They help budding entrepreneurs...read more
This year, MAKO partnered with one of the longest-running and best-known business plan competitions in the world, the Queen’s Entrepreneurs’ Competition. This competition receives entries from innovators from around the globe who have big, new invention ideas that...read more
MAKO Design + Invent: From Idea to Store Shelves
MAKO Design + Invent is a full-service consumer product development firm servicing both high-growth corporate manufacturers and invention startups. With a 25-person team across 3 offices (Austin, England, Toronto), MAKO has complete in-house industrial design, mechanical engineering, and electrical engineering design and prototyping services. To assist our start-up inventor clients, we also have a subsidiary branch called MAKO Invent that, in addition to above, helps start-ups with patenting, strategy, marketing, and sales/distribution for all consumer product categories. For our corporate clients, MAKO Design develops world-class consumer electronics designs through our industrial, mechanical, and electrical design teams.
For Enterprise & Manufacturers
Click below to find out more about our full suite of in-house industrial, mechanical, and electrical design and engineering services tailored to established electronic product development companies.
For Inventors & Startups
Have an invention idea? We have developed hundreds of products for startups in addition to providing end-to-end solutions to get our inventor clients from Idea to Stores Shelves! We are here to help.
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