• United States
  • Canada
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • South Africa
  • Israel
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Bangladesh
  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Taiwan
  • South Korean
  • Japan
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Indonesia
  • Philippines
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Turkey
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Iran
  • Azerbaijan
  • Georgia
  • Iceland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Netherlands
  • Germany
  • Poland
  • Czech Republic
  • Slovakia
  • Hungary
  • Slovenia
  • Croatia
  • Serbia
  • Romania
  • Bulgaria
  • Greece
  • Lithuania
  • Latvia
  • Estonia
  • Russia
  • Ukraine
  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Mexico
  • Portugal
  • Brazil

 

Research and Development Business

research and development businessCompanies invest in research and development (R&D) in order to obtain knowledge which can lead to the development of new products and/or procedures, or help improve existing products and/or procedures (and thereby increase business sales and profits). R&D can be conducted in-house, under contract, or jointly with others. Organizations that do R&D work for businesses include: universities, government labs, independent R&D organizations, suppliers, and other companies. A few examples of private research and development businesses include: independent inventor, patent agent, licensing consultant, drafting service, product design service, engineering service, etc.