Innovation Clinic

Product Development Support at Innovation Clinic 

The Innovation Clinic supports Lancashire Businesses to innovate and grow through the development of new to firm and new to market products. The Clinic team brings together extensive industry & academic expertise, state-of-the-art facilities and technology to provide fully funded and tailored support at any stage of the product development process from initial concept and market research through to launch.

• Independent Idea evaluation & feasibility
• Market research, demand and competitor analysis
• Advice on IP and Freedom to operate
• Innovation Strategy
• Product design support
• Prototype development
• Product testing
• Brand development
• Materials, supply chain and manufacturing advice
• Commercialisation

 Find out more and download our Further Information guide to the Innovation Clinic.

The Innovation Clinic is part-funded by UCLan and the European Regional Development Fund.


The Innovation Clinic supports businesses in a range of sectors to achieve their growth aspirations through the development of new to firm and new to market products.

Your business, or new business idea must:

Be based in Lancashire
Employs fewer than 250 full time people
Have an annual turnover of less than £40million and/or has an annual balance sheet total of less than £35million
Has received less than €200,000 of publicly funded support in the last three years
Is a business-to-business activity

If you are a Lancashire business looking to develop new products 

For further detais please call: 01772 892253