We’ve all heard of inventions that have sold millions of units like Proactiv, Bowflex, Ped Egg, Snuggie and the George Foreman Grill, but what does it take to license an idea for royalties? If you are not familiar with the term “license”, think of it as a way of renting your invention as opposed to selling your invention. If you are not in a position to develop, manufacture and sell your invention ...Read More
InventionHome is excited to help the United Inventors Association (UIA) launch an Inventors Spotlight section at the upcoming FIBO USA tradeshow. FIBO USA is the latest edition of the world’s largest fitness, health, and wellness event. It is slated for October 17-19, 2019 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, Florida. The Inventors Spotlight area provides a unique platform where inventors can introduce their fitness inventions to industry influencers ...Read More
InventionHome is pleased to share that QVC and HSN have just launched “The Big Find”, a nationwide search to discover the next big brand or unique product in beauty, fashion, accessories, and jewelry. The submission process offers entrepreneurs the opportunity to submit their product and share their story via video entry. “We’re looking for entrepreneurs who are passionate about their products, have great stories to tell, and are engaging storytellers,” said ...Read More
Did you know? The Windows operating system was first created and released to the public in the 1980s
The first independent version of Microsoft Windows, version 1.0, was released on November 20, 1985. Despite achieving little popularity with the general public, Bill Gates and Microsoft continued to develop new features to the system. With the release of Windows 95 on August 24, 1995, Microsoft grew immensely in popularity due to the ease of use and innovation while using personal computers. Newer versions such as Windows 7 and Windows 10 ...Read More
InventionHome Provides Support to National Tradeshows Hosting Inventor Sections
Over the years InventionHome has been pleased to be an ongoing sponsor at the national tradeshows that offer special sections for inventors. Currently these include the International Home + Housewares Show, the National Hardware Show, and the PGA Merchandise Show. And new for Fall 2019 we are partnering with FIBO Global Fitness USA to initiate their very first Inventors Spotlight at the latest edition of the world’s largest event for ...Read More
InventionHome Teams with QVC and HSN on Upcoming Nationwide Product Search
If you have a beauty and fashion product, it could be the next great discovery at QVC and HSN. InventionHome is pleased to play a supporting role in QVC and HSN’s launch of “The Big Find”, a nationwide search to discover the next big brand or unique product in beauty, fashion, accessories, and jewelry. QVC and HSN have launched and fostered the growth of some of the most successful entrepreneurial brands ...Read More
Did you know that weather radar was developed during World War II?
Radar was invented shortly before the 1930s and deployed specifically for military use. However, radar operators discovered that weather was causing echoes on their screen and masking potential enemy targets. Techniques were developed to filter them, but scientists began to study the phenomenon. Soon after the war, radar was being used to detect precipitation. Weather radar has evolved on its own and is now used by national weather services, research departments ...Read More
Did you know that the first mention of the Easter Bunny was over 300 years ago?
The Easter Bunny custom was first mentioned in Georg Franck von Franckenau's 'About Easter Eggs' in 1682, referring to a German tradition of an Easter Hare bringing eggs for the children. Originating among German Lutherans, the "Easter Hare" originally played the role of a judge, evaluating whether children were good or disobedient in behavior. The Easter Bunny is sometimes depicted with clothes. In legend, the bunny carries colored eggs in his ...Read More
InventionHome Is Proud to Announce Marketing Deal for this Massachusetts Doctor’s Medicinal Cream
Congratulations go out to the Massachusetts doctor who developed and patented HEM-Easy Relief. He recently signed a marketing deal for his popular herbal topical medicinal cream which is designed for relief from burning, itching, and discomfort of hemorrhoids, psoriasis, insect bites, mild skin burns, and more. His patented formula helps to calm and heal skin and prevent re-occurrence.Read More
Should I Patent My Idea Sooner Rather Than Later?
If you’re anything like me, you’ve had your fair share of ideas…good, bad or ugly. In my case, most aren’t very good, but occasionally I come up with one that I think has potential and is worth pursuing. When you do come up with that new idea, there can be a lot to think about. How will it work? What problem does it solve? Who will be interested in the idea? ...Read More