|Overview: Industrial Design|
|Definition||The practice of designing products for mass production.|
|Related Concepts||Product DesignEconomies Of Scale|
What is Industrial Design?
John Spacey, December 17, 2015
Industrial Design is the practice of designing products for mass production. A commonly cited principle of industrial design is that design is independent of manufacturing. In other words, the designer doesn't need to worry about the problems of implementing a manufacturing process for a product. However, in practice this principle is often not observed and manufacturing costs and capabilities often influence the design of products.
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