In recent years, the UK has seen an impressive growth in its product design space. A multitude of new companies are constantly emerging, dedicated to pushing the boundaries of what can be achieved through creativity, innovation, and savvy engineering. In this profile, we feature a selection of product design companies which were established in or after 2015, all headquartered in the UK. These companies are making waves in various sectors, from the burgeoning world of VR and 3D technology to the sustenance-focused world of fresh food vending machines.
The field of product design is incredibly diverse, stretching across virtually every conceivable industry. These companies embody that diversity, showcasing the limitless potential of ingenuity and problem-solving. These companies are going beyond the basics of prototyping and idea generation, evolving to create integrated, user-focused designs that revolutionize their respective sectors.
They’re using technology to disrupt traditional industries, building brands that are not just creative and innovative, but transformative. Below you’ll find the profiles of some of these forward-thinking companies that are creating the products of the future.
Based in Brighton, East Sussex, Spook Studio is transforming the intersection of business, design, and technology. Founded by Laurence McCahill, this company exemplifies the spirit of disruption, creating digital solutions for communities and the gaming industry. Find them on Facebook or on Twitter at @spookstudio.
London-based Studio Zero, founded by Leigh Garland and Shaun Dunne, is creating immersive web experiences and specializing in VR and AR. You can connect with them on Facebook and Twitter at @studiozeroco.
Dominic Dumont established Keuken Ltd with the aim to revolutionize the way Londoners buy fresh and healthy meals on the go through unique product design. Reach out to them Facebook or follow on Twitter at @keukenlondon. Learn more on LinkedIn.
Headquartered in Twickenham, this company offers a wide assortment of serums all created from 100% Natural & Organic ingredients. The brand can be found across various social platforms. Follow them on Facebook or on Twitter at @larganierpro.
3D LifePrints in Liverpool offers a digital platform for predicting patient-specific surgical needs while providing 3D design and alignment, implants, and models. Connect with them on Facebook, LinkedIn, or on Twitter at @3DLifePrints.
Vaguely Exciting is a creative company under the eCommerce, Internet, Product Design, and Software industry based in London.
Zeroheight offers an easy way to edit style guides that sync with design and code to create beautiful, sophisticated style guides. Founded in 2015 by Jerome de Lafargue and Robin Tindale, you can follow them on Facebook, LinkedIn, or on Twitter at @zeroheight.
Created by Matt Jonns, Founder and Lightning assist in product design and development while also aiding in marketing, legal, and fundraising efforts. Keep up with the London-based company on Facebook, LinkedIn, or follow @founder_l on Twitter.
Created by Carlos Frechilla, Javier Fábrega Guadalupe, and Tanausú Tejera, Cycloshield has produced an effective gadget to increase the cyclist’s safety. Better understand their product on Facebook, LinkedIn, or on Twitter at @CycloShield.
These companies continue to push the boundaries of product design, creating innovative solutions that challenge industry norms across the UK and beyond. Watch this space, as these companies are continuing to accelerate at a rapid pace and show no signs of slowing down.