Acorn and Motiv Selected by the Consumer Product Safety Commission for Child Safety Initiative
Acorn Product Development and Motiv have been selected by The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to conduct a technical feasibility and cost improvement study pertaining to safer technologies that may be used to eliminate child strangulation hazards on a wide variety of window covering types.
February 11, 2016 — Newark, CA
Acorn Product Development launched its Global Plastics Engineering Practice today to help companies around the world develop products that feature the very latest in plastics innovation. The new practice formalizes programs in related disciplines, such as plastics tolerance analysis, designing for high-volume manufacturing, customized training in the latest technologies, and worldwide vendor management and tracking.
“From engineering design, analysis, process planning, and materials selection to manufacturing and problem resolution, our Global Plastics Engineering Practice brings in-depth expertise from product inception through production” said Barry Braunstein, Vice President, Acorn Product Development. “With our design centers in the U.S. and China, companies around the globe rely on our expertise and resources to help them move from product development to revenue generation more rapidly”.
Acorn’s deep expertise in plastics materials, molding, forming, welding, and finishing— combined with its renowned approach to design for manufacturing and assembly—enables its clients to rapidly produce products that deliver exceptional performance and manufacturability. From startups to Fortune 500 companies, Acorn has helped clients develop leading edge products in a wide range of industries and applications.