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Consortium for Good Design

Consortium for Good Design

The World Design Consortium offers the best possible design within the budget of its clients.

World Design Consortium can be understood as the Worlds’ largest & best design company in existence. To comprehend its scope, imagine the Worlds’ best designers, artists, architects, engineers and companies teaming up to create superior new products, projects and services; this is what the World Design Consortium (WDC) is about.
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How large is the World Design Consortium? WDC is large enough to have over ten thousand designers in more than hundred countries working for its members. The World Design Consortium has a wide network of agents reaching prospective design buyers of product manufacturers and service providers, through offices and agents in almost all countries.
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How good is the World Design Consortium? WDC members are award winning & world renowned designers, artists, architects, engineers, brands and companies who have proven their worth in thousands of international design awards and competitions. Combined, the WDC members have won grand prizes in all annual design awards, and tens of thousands of other smaller contests and accolades.
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How to hire the World Design Consortium? It starts with filling a simple inquiry form. After providing budget details and project brief or needs, you will be contacted by the WDC Secretary to start your project. There is a nominal fee for the initial consultancy. Just by getting a price quote from the WDC a design buyer client can save significant on design procurement costs.
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Before design solution providers are contacted on behalf of the client, the WDC Secretary will ask a preliminary agreement to be signed between the client and the WDC. This agreement does not impose any obligations to do a project, but rather covers the services to be provided by the WDC Secretary, as well as non-disclosure of private information.
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WDC Secretary will consult to the specialized design teams and collect price quotations from the most efficient WDC partners based on your preliminary brief and will re-confirm the project budget with you as the client. Based on your budget and brief, the WDC Secretary will choose and suggest the most efficient and expert WDC members who are specialized in the relevant design field.
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Once the budget is decided and agreed based on quotes from WDC partners and the scope of the design project, WDC will then arrange meetings with the client to the design solution providers. The meetings can be useful for the clients to explore different design possibilities. Meetings are mostly arranged at the solution providers’ offices for a better understanding.
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There are three agreements to be signed before design work starts. 1. The Non-Disclosure Agreement. 2. The Design & Design Mediation Agreement. 3. Agreement for Payments. The agreements are useful to protect both the clients and the solution providers and to ensure the highest level of clarification before the jobs start. This allows each party to know what to expect.
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Working with WDC for procuring design services is incredibly cost effective and very fast due to the expertise and efficiency of its global partners. WDC partners providing the design services are the best in their jobs; they are award winning design studios, architecture offices, engineering companies, marketing agencies and brands that have proven their worth internationally.
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Working with the WDC you get the best possible design service and you are highly likely to get the best pricing thanks to the expertise of solution provider. Furthermore, working with the WDC ensures that your project is kept secret, and your designs are provided in a professional manner. Thanks to the high professionalism and experience, proposed design solutions could be implemented quickly with low costs.
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WDC is the ultimate gathering of creative minds and expertise from all countries providing design solutions and consultancy to clients who wish to prosper through design. Given this unique, all inclusive nature, the clients can have small or large budgets. Depending on the budget and scope of the work, the most relevant and experienced partners will be selected.
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WDC Portfolio and presentation is available at however you will recognize most of the design works as they are frequently published in media, or being utilized by wide range of consumers, sold in major stores etc. Likewise the architectural projects developed by the WDC are all landmarks of now and future.
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So how does working with WDC can create value for your company? Normally, all WDC clients already have a great understanding and awareness of good design and its value proposition however it is relevant to underline once again. Good design, as provided by the World Design Consortium helps companies prosper for 5 reasons. 1. Increased Sales. 2. Increased Efficiency. 3. Increased Publicity. 4. Reduced Costs. 5. Sales Price Augmentation.
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Good design is a very important element during purchase decisions for fast moving consumer goods as well as any other merchandise, product or furniture. The higher the design content, the more quality the work is. Better aesthetics helps sell the product more, and provides a competitive advantage over competitions’ products.
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Good design is easier to produce. WDC partners provide design solutions that are optimized for highly specific production technologies; i.e. whichever machine the client or its production network has, the design solution can be easily produced within the competencies of the manufacturing and supplier network or even in-house. Not only the proposed solutions are expected to be easily produced, they are also expected to be produced faster.
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Good design is easy to advertise, easier to publicize; majority of editors do prefer to feature design oriented products at their columns and a significant number of publications are dedicated to highlighting good design works. Furthermore, WDC partners who provide design solutions are usually ready to promote and publish their creations as well.
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Good design is cost effective; for example stacking furniture could save significant space reducing warehousing and transportation costs. Production optimized products could use of a higher percent of raw materials thus effectively reducing the waste and cost of production. Good design is more durable, easier to assemble, reducing maintenance or support costs.
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By working with WDC, you can expect co-branding possibilities: You can use the designers’ names in your marketing and communication for asking a premium for your products. For example if WDC directs you to Italian designers, you could as well write Designed in Italy to your products, or you could integrate German Engineering, French Style or similar language to your marketing.
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Getting a design service is comfortable and easier with WDC. Since WDC Secretary does not care who specifically does your project, WDC is able to sincerely offer the best solution providers who are true experts in their fields, clients save time by working with the best designers whose work is better than their talk. Working with WDC, clients can ensure the highest possible design service given their budgets.
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Tap into Good Design by working with WDC for your next design project. To start collaborating with World Design Consortium, get in touch with the WDC Secretary today or alternatively get in touch with one of the WDC Agents worldwide. Your work will be executed with uttermost professionalism and confidentiality. Contact WDC at

This article was added on Thursday, 2nd of October, 2014 at 01.03 pm by author Frank Scott Tags: design procurement, design company, design provider, design service. Read our copyright policy here.




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