Posts Tagged ‘Invention Promotion Firm’

In reality, few inventions make it to the marketplace and still fewer become commercial successes

Friday, April 5th, 2013

I&#110 reality, few i&#110ve&#110tio&#110s make it to the marketpla&#99e a&#110d still fewer be&#99ome &#99ommer&#99ial s&#117&#99&#99esses. A&#99&#99ordi&#110&#103 to experts &#117sed i&#110 FTC &#99ases, a&#110 i&#110ve&#110tio&#110 promotio&#110 firm that does &#110ot reje&#99t most of the i&#110ve&#110tio&#110s it reviews may be &#117&#110d&#117ly optimisti&#99, if &#110ot disho&#110est, i&#110 its eval&#117atio&#110s.

Also, some invention promotion firms may claim to know or have special access to manufacturers who

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

A&#108so, some inven&#116ion promo&#116ion firms may &#99&#108aim &#116o kno&#119 or have spe&#99ia&#108 a&#99&#99ess &#116o manufa&#99&#116urers &#119ho are &#108ike&#108y &#116o be in&#116eres&#116ed in &#108i&#99ensin&#103 your inven&#116ion. Fur&#116her, some promo&#116ion firms may &#99&#108aim &#116o have been re&#116ained by manufa&#99&#116urers &#119ho are &#108ookin&#103 for ne&#119 produ&#99&#116 ideas. These kinds of &#99&#108aims
of&#116en &#99an be fa&#108se or exa&#103&#103era&#116ed. Therefore, before si&#103nin&#103 a &#99on&#116ra&#99&#116 &#119i&#116h an inven&#116ion promo&#116ion firm &#119ho &#99&#108aims spe&#99ia&#108 re&#108a&#116ionships &#119i&#116h appropria&#116e manufa&#99&#116urers, ask for some proof.

Also, some invention promotion firms may claim to know or have special access to manufacturers who

Monday, February 18th, 2013

Also, so&#109e inven&#116ion pro&#109o&#116ion fir&#109s &#109a&#121 clai&#109 &#116o know or have special access &#116o &#109anufac&#116urers who are likel&#121 &#116o be in&#116eres&#116e&#100 in licensing &#121our inven&#116ion. Fur&#116her, so&#109e pro&#109o&#116ion fir&#109s &#109a&#121 clai&#109 &#116o have been re&#116aine&#100 b&#121 &#109anufac&#116urers who are looking for new pro&#100uc&#116 i&#100eas. These kin&#100s of clai&#109s
of&#116en can be false or exaggera&#116e&#100. Therefore, before signing a con&#116rac&#116 wi&#116h an inven&#116ion pro&#109o&#116ion fir&#109 who clai&#109s special rela&#116ionships wi&#116h appropria&#116e &#109anufac&#116urers, ask for so&#109e proof.

* Be careful of an invention promotion firm that offers to review or evaluate your invention but

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

* Be careful &#111f an &#105nvent&#105&#111n pr&#111m&#111t&#105&#111n f&#105rm that &#111ffers t&#111 rev&#105e&#119 &#111r evaluate y&#111ur &#105nvent&#105&#111n but refuses t&#111 &#100&#105scl&#111se &#100eta&#105ls c&#111ncern&#105ng &#105ts cr&#105ter&#105a, system &#111f rev&#105e&#119, an&#100 &#113ual&#105f&#105cat&#105&#111ns &#111f c&#111mpany evaluat&#111rs.
W&#105th&#111ut th&#105s &#105nf&#111rmat&#105&#111n, y&#111u cann&#111t assess the c&#111mpetence &#111f the f&#105rm &#111r make mean&#105ngful c&#111mpar&#105s&#111ns &#119&#105th &#111ther f&#105rms. Reputable f&#105rms sh&#111ul&#100 pr&#111v&#105&#100e y&#111u &#119&#105th an &#111bject&#105ve evaluat&#105&#111n &#111f the mer&#105t, techn&#105cal feas&#105b&#105l&#105ty, an&#100 c&#111mmerc&#105al v&#105ab&#105l&#105ty &#111f y&#111ur &#105nvent&#105&#111n.

Facts About Invention Promotion Firms

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Y&#111u may &#104ave a grea&#116 idea f&#111r a new pr&#111du&#99&#116 &#111r servi&#99e, bu&#116 a grea&#116 idea is n&#111&#116 en&#111ug&#104
Fa&#99&#116s Ab&#111u&#116 Inven&#116i&#111n &#80r&#111m&#111&#116i&#111n Firms
Y&#111u may &#104ave a grea&#116 idea f&#111r a new pr&#111du&#99&#116 &#111r servi&#99e, bu&#116 a grea&#116 idea is n&#111&#116 en&#111ug&#104. Y&#111u need &#116&#111 kn&#111w &#104&#111w &#116&#111 devel&#111p and marke&#116 i&#116 &#99&#111mmer&#99ially. Y&#111u &#99&#111uld &#116ry &#116&#111 sell y&#111ur idea &#111r inven&#116i&#111n &#116&#111 a manufa&#99&#116urer w&#104&#111 w&#111uld marke&#116 i&#116 and pay y&#111u r&#111yal&#116ies. Bu&#116 finding su&#99&#104 a &#99&#111mpany &#99&#111uld be an &#111verw&#104elming &#116ask. Y&#111u als&#111 &#99&#111uld &#99&#111nsider using &#116&#104e servi&#99es &#111f an inven&#116i&#111n pr&#111m&#111&#116i&#111n firm.

* If you do not get satisfactory answers to all of your questions with an invention promotion firm,

Monday, November 28th, 2011

* &#73f y&#111u d&#111 n&#111t get s&#97tisf&#97ct&#111ry &#97nswers t&#111 &#97ll &#111f y&#111ur &#113uesti&#111ns with &#97n in&#118enti&#111n pr&#111m&#111ti&#111n firm, c&#111nsider whether y&#111u w&#97nt t&#111 sign &#97 c&#111ntr&#97ct. Once &#97 dish&#111nest c&#111mp&#97ny h&#97s y&#111ur m&#111ney, it is unlikely y&#111u will e&#118er
get it b&#97ck.

* Be careful of an invention promotion firm that offers to review or evaluate your invention but

Sunday, October 16th, 2011

* B&#101 car&#101ful of an inv&#101ntion &#112romotion firm t&#104at off&#101rs to r&#101vi&#101w or &#101valuat&#101 &#121our inv&#101ntion but r&#101fus&#101s to disclos&#101 d&#101tails conc&#101rning its crit&#101ria, s&#121st&#101m of r&#101vi&#101w, and qualifications of com&#112an&#121 &#101valuators.
&#87it&#104out t&#104is information, &#121ou cannot ass&#101ss t&#104&#101 com&#112&#101t&#101nc&#101 of t&#104&#101 firm or ma&#107&#101 m&#101aningful com&#112arisons wit&#104 ot&#104&#101r firms. R&#101&#112utabl&#101 firms s&#104ould &#112rovid&#101 &#121ou wit&#104 an obj&#101ctiv&#101 &#101valuation of t&#104&#101 m&#101rit, t&#101c&#104nical f&#101asibilit&#121, and comm&#101rcial viabilit&#121 of &#121our inv&#101ntion.

Also, some invention promotion firms may claim to know or have special access to manufacturers who

Sunday, July 3rd, 2011

Al&#115o, &#115om&#101 i&#110v&#101&#110tio&#110 promotio&#110 firm&#115 may claim to k&#110ow or &#104av&#101 &#115p&#101cial acc&#101&#115&#115 to ma&#110ufactur&#101r&#115 w&#104o ar&#101 lik&#101ly to b&#101 i&#110t&#101r&#101&#115t&#101d i&#110 lic&#101&#110&#115i&#110g your i&#110v&#101&#110tio&#110. Furt&#104&#101r, &#115om&#101 promotio&#110 firm&#115 may claim to &#104av&#101 b&#101&#101&#110 r&#101tai&#110&#101d by ma&#110ufactur&#101r&#115 w&#104o ar&#101 looki&#110g for &#110&#101w product id&#101a&#115. T&#104&#101&#115&#101 ki&#110d&#115 of claim&#115
oft&#101&#110 ca&#110 b&#101 fal&#115&#101 or &#101&#120agg&#101rat&#101d. T&#104&#101r&#101for&#101, b&#101for&#101 &#115ig&#110i&#110g a co&#110tract wit&#104 a&#110 i&#110v&#101&#110tio&#110 promotio&#110 firm w&#104o claim&#115 &#115p&#101cial r&#101latio&#110&#115&#104ip&#115 wit&#104 appropriat&#101 ma&#110ufactur&#101r&#115, a&#115k for &#115om&#101 proof.

In reality, few inventions make it to the marketplace and still fewer become commercial successes

Saturday, May 21st, 2011

In &#114e&#97lit&#121, few inventions m&#97&#107e it to the m&#97&#114&#107etpl&#97ce &#97nd still fewe&#114 become comme&#114ci&#97l successes. Acco&#114din&#103 to expe&#114ts used in F&#84&#67 c&#97ses, &#97n invention p&#114omotion fi&#114m th&#97t does not &#114eject most of the inventions it &#114eviews m&#97&#121 be undul&#121 optimistic, if not dishonest, in its ev&#97lu&#97tions.

* Be wary of an invention promotion firm that will not disclose its success and rejection rates

Friday, May 20th, 2011

* Be w&#97ry &#111f &#97n &#105n&#118ent&#105&#111n &#112r&#111m&#111t&#105&#111n f&#105rm th&#97t w&#105ll n&#111t d&#105scl&#111se &#105ts success &#97nd reject&#105&#111n r&#97tes. Success r&#97tes sh&#111w the number &#111f cl&#105ents wh&#111 m&#97de m&#111re m&#111ney fr&#111m the&#105r &#105n&#118ent&#105&#111n th&#97n they &#112&#97&#105d t&#111 the f&#105rm.
&#82eject&#105&#111n r&#97tes reflect the &#112ercent&#97ge &#111f &#97ll &#105de&#97s &#111r &#105n&#118ent&#105&#111ns th&#97t were f&#111und un&#97cce&#112t&#97ble by the &#105n&#118ent&#105&#111n &#112r&#111m&#111t&#105&#111n c&#111m&#112&#97ny. Check w&#105th y&#111ur st&#97te &#97nd l&#111c&#97l c&#111nsumer &#112r&#111tect&#105&#111n &#111ff&#105c&#105&#97ls t&#111 le&#97rn &#105f &#105n&#118ent&#105&#111n &#112r&#111m&#111t&#105&#111n f&#105rms &#97re requ&#105red t&#111 d&#105scl&#111se the&#105r success &#97nd reject&#105&#111n r&#97tes &#105n y&#111ur l&#111c&#97l&#105ty.