Whether you’re just sketching out the beginnings of an idea, or you’re already building out your prototype with us here at MAKO Design, building up your knowledge base is always helpful when it comes to next steps. Staying in-the-know when it comes to product design...read more
Completing any project, from market research for your latest design idea to finishing up a prototype, can suffer from those periodic lapses in productivity. Between answering emails or getting stuck in the nitty-gritty operational details, it’s hard not to get bogged...read more
For some inventors, the pitch is the scariest part of the process when turning your idea into an honest-to-goodness product. There’s no skirting around the fact that presenting your prototype design to prospective investors, retailers or business partners can feel...read more
One of the most thrilling industries we at MAKO Invent have experience with is IoT design. IoT products in particular prove just how powerful a creative idea can be, especially since a lot of the most innovative leaps in the category are straight out of science...read more
Whether you’re coming from an established corporation looking to realize your company’s next big product, or you’re a scrappy, go-getting start-up with a bold idea for something completely different, it’s always a good plan to hire a product design firm to help with...read more
Inspiration can come from anywhere, at any time, but sometimes the most effective way to get your brainstorming is to actively seek inspiration out. For industrial design and the designers that make it happen or newly minted inventors, it could be as simple as...read more
You found MAKO Design, a prototype design company with end-to-end design services, the design is done, the prototype is complete, the patent is filed, you’ve found a manufacturer and are ready to take your design to the market. Now it’s time to take the next step of...read more
Virtual reality (VR) gaming has been gaining increasing popularity recently with the development of many VR cafes and lounges throughout the GTA. No longer are gamers required to stare at a television or computer screen clicking buttons on a controller to play video...read more
You’re almost there. You’ve nailed down your idea, you've approached a product design firm like MAKO Design to help take you from a sketch on a napkin to store shelves. Often times, our client's next step is getting the finances to push their product to market, in...read more
With 2017 nearly half way complete, it’s hard to believe how fast our electrical design firm has raced through the year! We’ve seen new partnerships, a national invention contest, a mention on The Ellen Show, and some amazing new products. To top it all off, our...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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