In a world that is interconnected in peculiar ways, the actions of one country are bound to impact another. India, in recent decades, has seen a boom in the commercial sector with all stages of a product or business accompanied by a special tactical team and professionals. Industrial design is one such aspect that has been introduced to the life cycle of a product.
Industrial design companies in India have seen progress and requirement as businesses flourish and the value placed on customer satisfaction increases. Today, products are designed with the focus point being the customer. The functionality of the product takes a backseat with the utmost priority given to grabbing the customer’s attention, designing products in ways that would relate to the consumers as well as reflect the objectives of the brand. It is inevitable that a product still has to be practical at its core, however, by better marketing the products, the reach of the brand increases multiple folds. The footfall increases, invariably leading to more awareness of the brand.
Hence, industrial design companies are extremely integral to the whole process. These companies have managed to create a niche for themselves. Future Factory, a company that has grown into its own at a time when designing, let alone industrial designing, was new to the country. Today, it scales globally, with clients all over the world and a studio established in Singapore. They were also able to set up a well-functioning studio in Bangalore in 2016. They hail from humble beginnings as most companies do. Starting with a small studio in Mumbai that grew into a well-structured and recognized brand, Future Factory truly stands as one of the inaugurating companies in the space of industrial design.
Their objective remains simple; to employ the best talent Asia has to offer and create uniquely crafted designs that inspire progress and innovation. The company is aware of the impact it has on the product, and its outreach, and assumes its responsibility to perform collaboratively and as a collective. They believe in recognizing the power they hold as an established company and are on the path to optimizing their position for the betterment of the industry; motivated to create a brave new world.
Future Factory is a multi-faceted company with its roots deep in varying projects. Broadly, their interests lie in humanizing the future, designing the future, reimagining the future, and digital futures. These categories entail aspects such as:
- Research and strategy,
- Designing includes industrial designing, prototyping, batch manufacturing, and so on.
- Innovation and technology include ensuring their work is futureproof, intellectual property development, cultural transformation, and so on.
- Digital services include user experience strategy & design, UI/UX design & development, digital transformation, and so on.
Based on these domains, they have worked on an array of projects; from collaborating with Godrej Appliances to design a refrigerator for an emerging market to determining user experience for online education for Bath University, United Kingdom. Furthermore, they have been associated with Eureka Forbes Ltd, MR Equipements, Unilever, Luminous Power Technologies, Harbauer India Pvt Ltd, Ramco, Nokia, Job Cheque, and many more. Successfully catering to different industry types and requirements, the company places importance on its fundamental principles that have been key in its growth. Ensuring their approach is human-centred and creatively addressing the challenges they are presented with.
Industrial design companies in India are now on-power with international companies and show promising potential in growing and developing the human resource abundantly available to us. Lots more to come from these companies, in a lot more creative and innovative ways.