Epiphan Launches Pearl Nano

Design 1st client, Epiphan has launched its next-generation video production device, the Pearl Nano. A lightweight, portable 4K Live Video Streaming and Production device for audio-video professionals. Epiphan's new hardware device is the second product Design 1st has helped design and manufacture. The first product was the Epiphan Pearl, which featured an eye-catching brush metal finish and intuitive user interface. The all-new Pearl Nano focuses on portability with a lightweight smaller footprint and range of new features for professionals on-the-go.       The Pearl Nano focuses on portability with […]
Read the article

How to Manufacture an Idea: Lily Chillers E-Commerce Case Study

Start-ups and E-commerce entrepreneurs are developing custom products to meet niche customer demand. This allows them to control quality, features, and most importantly, margins! The challenge is getting ideas into manufacture-ready designs, building out a supply chain and ramping up volume production with consistent quality. Discover the process one entrepreneur went through to manufacture his proof-of-concept prototype idea for a mass market.
Read the article

Cloud 9 Raises $17.5m in Series B Funding

New York City-based client Cloud 9 raises $17.5 Million Series B funding round to expand operations. Design 1st helps Cloud 9 design, engineer and manufacture their industry-leading hardware platform devices enabling wall street brokerages to provide ultra-fast virtual environments for their traders. Since March 2020, Cloud9 has seen new business increase by over 50% as top global banks and financial institutions adopt remote working environments. “Whether it’s working from an office or from home, traders and financial institutions want optionality and that’s what we’re providing. The transition to a virtual, […]
Read the article

Molecule Wins 2020 Innovation of the Year

Congratulations to Design 1st client Molecule on winning ‘Innovation of the Year’ at the 2020 Irish Laboratory Awards.  The award recognizes the unique properties of Molecule’s sponge-like nanomaterial in creating water from thin air.  Molecule chose Design 1st to help transform the material into a physical prototype for commercial testing. The video below describes the process:   Video Case Study: Moving from powder desiccant to commercial prototype
Read the article

It looks like your browser is out of date. Please upgrade your browser in order to view this website properly.