Read the project in the pdf file to learn about the project. Then use the second pdf file as an example to create (Customer Feature Prioritization, Key Uncertainties/Questions, Draft Schedule, Process Comments and Concept Selection Matrix Data) that will match the project title The hanger.
Read the project in the pdf file to learn about the project. Then use the second pdf file as an example to create (Customer Feature Prioritization, Key Uncertainties/Questions, Draft Schedule, Process
Product: The Hanger PROBLEM: Over the last two years, disruption and semi -disruption of life were inevitable. Physical movement restrictions in a household with no extra rooms for Covid -19 patients was even worse. No existing products would help protect people in the same house from contamination except soaps and sanitation sprays that were stored in the bathroom away from sight. Therefore, it is necessary to introduce “ The Hanger ”. A multipurpose storage compartment placed at the entrance of a ho use that provides clean towels, sanitizer, masks, brooms, and hand gloves to ensure maximum protection from the Covid -19 virus is maximized. NEED: Have a safe and clean storage system to place items such as clothes and keys that might have been in contact with germs and viruses. The “Hanger” Existing Alternative Potential Market ● Laundry Baskets ● Trash Bags/Trash Cans ● Recycling Bins ● Hand Sanitizer Dispenser ● Hospitals ● Homes ● Schools/Universities ● Workplaces 1st STORAGE COMPARTMENT 2nd STORAGE COMPARTMENT 3rd STORAGE COMPARTMENT Mission Statement: Our goal is to develop a hanger that meets the needs of our customers in any environment where they are hanging their clothes or any essential item. Our company aims to provide convenience, quality, and comfort to our customer base, while developing new a nd innovative products that redesign existing goods and services. Product Description A multipurpose storage compartment placed at the entrance of the house provides clean towels, sanitizers, masks, brooms plus hand gloves to ensure maximum protection from the Covid -19 virus. Key business goals ● Offering multipurpose storage. ● Storing items that have been in contact with germs. ● Offering easy access to towels, sanitizers, masks, brooms plus hand gloves. ● Ensuring the customers are protected from the spread of g erms. Primary markets ● Covid -19 patients ● Hospitals ● Business premises ● Colleges and Universities ● Households. Secondary markets ● Distributors. Assumptions plus constraints ● It will prevent the spread of the virus. ● It will prevent a mixture of clean towels, masks, brooms, and hand gloves from being contaminated. ● Offers easier access. ● Can be hung at any desired location. Stakeholders ● Distributors. ● The households who are users. ● Suppliers. ● Manufacturers. ● Covid -19 patients. Customer Needs: The hanger is good to have in the house ● Has got a pin for hanging in the customers desired location. ● Can be used by all residents in the household. ● Has a compartment for storage of emergency needs ● Has a compartment for multipurpose use. ● Has a compartment for house items Hanger is manageable ● Occupies less space. ● Durable ● Is easy to clean ● Is to use and understand Easy to use ● Has different compartments for storage of specific products for each compartment. ● One can access what is needed easily. ● Can be accessed easily by anybody. The hanger protects items placed on it ● Offers storage for the products. ● It retains the items placed on it till they are removed. ● Has different compartments for specified products. ● Stays safe in the area it has been placed. The hanger is secure ● Stored items cannot be destroyed by the hanger. ● Has different compartments for ensuring stored goods are secure. “Hanger” helps people access what they want ● It has been partitioned making it easier to access different items whe n needed. ● People can get sanitizers. ● Ensures contaminated items are safe and secure. ● Assists in ensuring cleanliness. Higher is of high quality ● Has four storage compartments. ● Its size is 18(width) x 15 (depth) x 13.5cm (height) making it quality. ● Its size can increase or decrease depending on the needs of the customers. ● Ensures contamination is prevented. Survey Questions Ranked Needs List (Primary & Secondary) Critical Needs: ● The “Hanger” meets the features that are promised in its design ○ Features such as 3 storage compartments, as it is important that this element is a standout quality of the “hanger” ○ The 3-storage compartment feature separates the “Hanger” from other products similar to it, as it has added flexibility and space to accommodate customers ● The “Hanger’s” specifications can be altered based on customer preferences ○ Size will increase or decrease based on consumer request ○ Customization will be an appealing addition that will increase demand for product, as it will allow the “ Hanger” to be modified in a multitude of ways ● “Hanger” meets price needs ○ As indicated in our previous deliverable, the “Hanger” will be priced at $76, which is necessary in order to meet consumer demand ○ Any increase in price will decrease demand for the product, and an increase will negatively impact our revenues and profits ○ The $76 price tag will also allow the “Hanger” to remain competitive against other substitutes/competitors in the market Process Review – Concept Sketches and Target Specifications Process Comments Group Meeting – 10/10/2022 ● Discussed the deliverables for this project with the deadlines of each deliverable. ● Reviewed the list of materials needed for this project. ● Identified roles and responsibilities for each team member. Group Meeting – 10/25/2022 ● Discussed general concept ca tegories of the project and how it will be displayed. ● Reviewed with the stakeholder on the idea of the project and concepts in which the team aligns. Group Meeting – 11/02/2022 ● The team discussed the potential designs customers will want and the material b est used for the hanger ● We made modifications with the length, size and shape of the hanger. Group Meeting – 11/16/2022 ● We discussed the best way to design the product and how to add extra features to be flexible to customers. ● We came up with a sample product of the hanger and modified accordingly to include several aesthetic features and designs that customers will be willing to best and create. Sample needs ranking team survey The Lower the number, the more important the need Answer the quest ions between 1 – 5 1. The hanger is convenient for all customers 2. The price is affordable 3. The hanger is aesthetically pleasing 4. The hanger is functional 5. Is there enough room to place items in the hanger 6. Is it easily usable 7. Does it provide all the helpful inform ation in assembling the hanger