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Do the Research!

At Nectar, all of our projects begin with a Research Phase where we focus on the areas that will help shape our design requirements. However, the research is not limited to this first phase, as it continues throughout the entire project. Each

How to Choose a Contract Manufacturer?

Selecting the contract manufacturer (CM) you will work with is a crucial decision for your business. This is typically a board-level decision and it is important to research in advance. Once your company decides on a manufacturer, changing this

Nectar Product Development Hosts Med Tech Council Holiday Party

Long Beach, California – December 11, 2017 – Med Tech Council announces holiday party at Nectar Product Development on Monday, December 18th, 2017 to promote toy drive and Nectar’s upcoming speaking engagement at trade show, MD&M West. Med Tech

Medical Devices vs. Wellness Devices

The recent boom in wellness and medical technology advancements have led to a new division of the FDA's guidelines, wellness devices. The guidelines aim to help those creating wellness devices and apps to better understand when their product crosses

CSULB Visits Nectar for Industrial Design Workshop

In the early hours of Monday, November 6th, 2017, the Industrial Design students at CSULB lined up outside of Nectar Product Development, waiting to experience a day in the life of a professional Industrial Designer. They began the day with a tour

What Country is the World’s Next Manufacturing Hub?

The Economist reported that in 1990 China produced less than 3% of global manufacturing output. China now produces almost half of the world’s goods. The low cost of manufacturing in China played a huge role in making it the second largest economy in

Identifying the Best Business Growth Strategy

Every company is launched with a great idea that has high growth potential. Establishing a scalable business is based on turning that great idea into a successful solution. Finding the right strategies for the company is the key to sustainable

Getting Management Approval for Your Project

Getting approval for a new project is often daunting and almost always difficult. Even if you have seemingly sufficient evidence to communicate your need, convincing your superior to approve your initiative can be quite nuanced. A delayed approval

Recruiting Preferences – Advice for Recent Engineering Graduates

PPI interviewed Nectar Product Development’s Director of Operations, Shannon McElfresh-Hall, about what the company looks for in Engineering graduates. She also provided some advice for people entering the workforce. Q: Do you offer internships? If

Nectar Product Development helps fitness entrepreneur develop first of its kind-folding treadmill

Long Beach, California – October 20, 2017 – Nectar Product Development helps fitness entrepreneur develop a first of its kind, light weight, folding treadmill. U-Treadmill, the first light-weight folding cardio machine, is about to take the fitness