South Africa as part of a global product production community

In a recent article in Business Day, Roelf Mulder MD of XYZ Design, discusses using offshore toolmakers while manufacturing in South Africa. The benefits are increased product quality and export competitiveness.

South African manufacturers ought to see themselves as part of a global product production community that combines the best resources from around the world to take a product to market, rather than trying to keep all the processes onshore’

The Condom Applicator won the ‘Winner of The Most Beautiful Object In South Africa 2007 Award‘ at the 2007 Design Indaba.

Posted by email from Design in Africa (posterous)

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