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Read our FOCUS publications showcasing articles written by our experts on the latest hot topics, news and trends affecting brands and businesses.
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Importance of Requirements

Writing good requirements isn’t always easy but developing them early on is well worth the effort. It may require more of a cultural change, rather than purely introducing new process.

David Eason
Finisterre Podcast

Innovating for sustainability

In our latest KD Conversations podcast, our Head of Insight & Innovation Kelly Dawson, speaks to Debbie Luffman, Product Director at Finisterre, about how they have used innovation to enable sustainable growth and stay true to their core values.

Kelly Dawson Head of Insights and Innovation

Five factors influencing product design in 2019

As the principle of “value” continues to evolve for brands, corporations and consumers, here are five factors that we at KD believe will continue to grow in importance within Product Design in 2019 (as published in the Design Week top 100 survey 2018-2019)

Merle Hall CEO

Batteries Not Included

The proliferation of connectivity into the world around us continues to accelerate with the IoT market set to grow to $457Bn by 2020. In industrial applications, this connectivity makes it possible for devices to remotely monitor anything from air quality to machine performance delivering valuable data in real-time.

James Holmes Head of Electronics & Software