Innovation Solution for Manufacturing

Surprised by your competition?

On top of production, manufacturers also have to maintain a strong innovation culture that involves customers and suppliers. Succeed in today's competitive climate with a clear approach to innovation that engages more and automates the busywork.


The Most Innovative Manufacturers trust Ideanote with Innovation


Everything in Order

Ideanote's innovation platform comes with all the process and structure you need to innovate effectively. Focus your people on the next product cycle and lean back as they submit quality solutions.


Innovate your Way

Your production line, agile processes or innovation strategy works a certain way and we understand. Ideanote is fully customizable from phases to fields, to roles and access. Build your own pipeline.


Repeatable Success

Build custom workflows that save time and turn your company into an innovation machine that churns our new and better products while streamlining decision-making and minimizing risk.


Connected to 1000+ tools

Use the tools your Manufacturing depends on and connect it with Ideanote's fully integrated software.

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Streamline your Innovation in Manufacturing

From shortening your time-to-market, cost-saving opportunities, delivering on customer demands or decreasing the company's carbon footprint - manufacturing needs innovation.

Innovation in manufacturing often takes many forms, with changes in supply chain, new technology or product and process improvements providing competitive advantages. Additionally, innovation is key for progressing into the next generation of manufacturing.

The way companies go about innovation has always depended on the type of business, time, and other factors. Innovative ideas are usually introduced gradually or in one go. This depends on the type of company, local market trends, and other circumstances. Robotics and IoT technology have not only affected how goods are ordered, delivered, and handled during a manufacturing process, but also used advanced 3D printing to make prototypes of products.


Unify your innovation

No more lost ideas across notes, email and text conversations. Give your innovation efforts a new home where all ideas can live and that everyone on your team understands. Ideas? Ideanote.

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Innovate your way

Deliver a transparent but custom workflow that involves the right people in collaboration at every step. From developing ideas to professional idea evaluation and more — your innovation, your process.

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Automate repetitve tasks

Ideanote Automations do the busywork and create consistent processes so that your team can focus on what matters.

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Empower your people

People want autonomy and purpose. They want down-to-earth results. They want transparent processes. Ideanote helps you deliver innovation in a way that builds healthy, lasting engagement.

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Keep the overview

Innovation is managed chaos. Startups and enterprises alike depend on Ideanote's manage features it's easy to stay on top of even the biggest storm of incoming ideas.

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Supercharge existing tools

Ideanote Automations work with external apps to bring everything into a single, shared workflow. Create new ideas and implement clear SOPs across your team without breaking a sweat. Automatically move ideas and integrate with 100+ tools and endless possibilities.

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Make innovation a habit

Kickstart a virtuous culture — that keeps employees engaged and customers co-creating and turn innovation into an organizational competency, not just an expensive external resource.

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Get stuff done

Ideas are worth little, unless they are executed. Make sure the right ideas keep moving forward with an end-to-end innovation funnel that helps your organization prioritize and implement valuable ideas.

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Save valuable time

When human error disappears from your workflow, so does the lost time and money that goes along with it. Workflows makes everyone aware of what they’re responsible for, at any time, through automatic triggers and reminders and you can save hours and time you can use to grow your business instead.

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Centralize innovation in your branded workspace

Finally create a home for your innovation customizable workspace. Add your logo, colors and styling or even a custom domain and make people feel at home. Then enable company login with Single Sign-On (SSO) for fast and secure access for your teammates.

For example: How about instead of an Ideanote URL?

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Develop ideas together with collaboration.

Every idea has a right to be considered before it is dismissed. Co-create solutions with clear and easy collaboration features, including threaded comments, mentions, likes, and attachments and ask

For example: Why not collect feedback by asking how might we improve this idea?

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Integrate with the tools you already use

Export data or integrate with other tools to automate work in a few clicks so you can avoid human error and focus on what matters. From your team chat to your task management platform — Ideanote offers trigger and event based integrations with 1000+ other apps.

For example: Google Sheets, Yammer, HubSpot

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Scale your efforts with team folders

Grow from one team to many by adding folders for teams, departments, or topics to keep a tidy overview - even when you scale.

For example: How about a team folder for each department in your organization?

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Take action with easy drag & drop

Managing ideas can be easy and playful with Ideanote. When an idea is ready for the next step in the process, just drag & drop it to the next phase and make sure ideas are actually acted on.

For example: How about moving developed ideas into the evaluation phase?

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Send or receive ideas

Where do ideas come from, where do they go? Decide for yourself by connecting Ideanote to other sources or by sending ideas on to the next one. From backing up ideas in databases or sourcing them from social platforms, Ideanote makes a wide range of connections possible.

For example: How about adding an idea to Ideanote from Alexa Voice commands?

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You can speed up your innovation cycle with Ideanote's dedicated end-to-end innovation platform. Involve everyone from the assembly line to marketing, engineering ad upper management i strategic innovation challenges or agile approaches that deliver small improvements and radical innovations.

Ideanote makes it easy to engage more of the right people while streamlining how you manage ideas and preventing duplicate work.

It's time to centralize your innovation with a platform that delights your people and lifts your bottom line.

Top Ideanote Features for Manufacturing
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Ready to accelerate your Manufacturing innovation?

We believe it should be easy to get started with innovation. That's why we offer both a Free Trial and a Free Personal Demo to let you see if Ideanote is a fit for your business.

Whether you're a startup or a Fortune 500 company you can upgrade, downgrade and cancel anytime and it just takes a minute to set up a trial account. Give Ideanote a spin.

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USE-CASE: Continuous Improvement

Improve your business every single day.

Establish a culture of identifying and implementing improvements in your workplace to lift productivity, quality and customer happiness.

USE-CASE: Innovation Management

Deliver end-to-end innovation that works.

Create a systematic approach to develop new products, services, processes or customer experiences and sustain your competitive advantage.

USE-CASE: Innovation Challenges

Launch successful innovation challenges.

Launch a competition that ask participants to come up with ideas and solutions to a specific challenge your business needs to solve.

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