From old to new – Re-Design of well-known products
The topic re-design is commonplace in the consumer sector – mobile phones and automobiles get a new look in short intervals. In the field of medical technology, the cycles of a design are much longer. Nevertheless, it plays a significant role in this sector, too. The reasons for a re-design are many: The technology has evolved and therefore the hardware must be adapted, the product looks old-fashioned and does not look attractive or a new regulation must be complied with. We have looked further into this topic in our current Special February.