071: Making a Better Product in a Competitive Market | MAKO Design + Invent

071: Making a Better Product in a Competitive Market

MAKO Design + Invent – May 13, 2021

With Jamie Libregts, Director of Marketing at Reliable Corp

Jamie Libregts is the Director of Product Marketing for Reliable Corporation, a 65 year old manufacturing company that produces high quality consumer and commercial garment care products all over the world. Today Jamie is going to share some valuable knowledge on how inventors, startups, and small manufacturers can best compete – both with a new product, and when updating an existing one – Simply put, how do think about the market and scaling your product, right from the product development phase, all the way through to multiple manufacturing runs. Finally, how do you continue to innovate to always be leading the industry.

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