INTOPS announced today that it will support manufacturing consulting and mold production costs for promising startups through the Paper Program.
INTOPS' hardware startup support business, the Paper Program, will run the 'Mold Production Support Program' in the first half of 2023, identifying promising startups and providing professional manufacturing consulting and KRW 10 million in mold production costs to help them successfully launch their products.
The first half of 2023 mold production support program is open to all hardware startups with product plans and designs. The deadline for submitting applications is May 31, and one startup will be selected and announced at the end of June after a selection process including document review and interviews. Additional points will be given to applicants with mass production experience and patents.
For more information on the mold production support program and how to apply, please visit the official website of Paper Program.
PaperProgram also provides free consulting to hardware startups on a monthly basis by holding coaching days. Coaching Day is a one-day mentoring program where INTOPS' mechanical design and design experts provide one-on-one consulting to startups.
Meanwhile, the Paper Program is an acceleration program that helps startups launch high-quality products in a short period of time based on INTOPS' 40 years of manufacturing know-how as a global manufacturing company. Through the Paper Program, INTOPS provides a full range of support for startups with great ideas, including planning, design, mechanical design, product production, and marketing services, as well as direct investment in startups through its subsidiary Intops Investment to help them grow.