Thrive’s business model supports the future we believe in, where impact is rated as highly as profit. We work collaboratively across business partnerships and academia, delivering traditional consultancy services, grant and internally funded innovation streams.

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The product development journey is a progressive process with successive phases which de-risk end product delivery.



We work closely with you to establish product technology strategy, ensuring that the physical, digital and data elements of a proposition are harmoniously combined.

Through our inhouse team and broad networks, we help you scrutinise and deploy a pragmatic delivery plan rooted in feasibility and reduced technical risk.

Technology Strategy

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Design Sprint

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Feasibility Prototyping

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Iterating functional and aesthetic prototypes, interface wireframing and user testing allows design and engineering to evolve rapidly towards production.

Through 3D prototyping, design iteration and eventual system consolidation, the product emerges and is tested across technology and user dimensions.

System Prototyping

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Concept Prototyping
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Form Factor Prototype

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After major technical developments have been completed, productisation, tooling and ramping to volume production delivers high quality, high yield physical technologies to ship on mass to end users.

Deploying scalable digital services becomes a key focus and the collection of an increasing level of high quality end user data enables advanced data processing and machine learning activities to accelerate.

Engineering Validation



Production Validation

What our clients say

Simon Woollard, Fantastec, London

“The Thrive team have been our Technology Partners through the Concept stage. They are designing and running field trials with UK based football fans to take our vision to mass production in a very tight timeframe. Their commitment and passion has been outstanding.”

Barry Nee, Chief Information Officer, Care UK

“Working with the Thrive team allowed us to de-risk our planned technology roll-out. They delivered a body of research and concept work to our team to guide and inform decision making at board level.”

Hadeel Ayoub, BrightSign, London

“Having met Thrive at the Wearable Tech Show last year, they have been with me all the way as we prototype and seek funding for our product. Their knowledge in product development, getting investment and developing the value proposition has been super helpful.”

Stefan Chmelik, BioSelf Technology Ltd, London

”Thrive Wearables have taken my vision through a rapid and systematic evolution from idea to sales traction and investment. Their knowledge of the Wearables space is unrivalled.”

Ben Kupper, Projects Director, Solid State Group, London

“Having worked with the Thrive team on an innovation project with Unilever, we were able to leverage their skills and experience in connected hardware products, where they delivered 100 test units for a home trial Unilver were rolling out in the UK.”

Tom Dawson, Rescon Ltd

“Having worked with the team at Thrive over the years, I have always been impressed the breadth and depth of their technical knowledge. The team are a pleasure to work with and are highly professional in their approach. I have no hesitation in recommending them.”