Your partner for

strategic foresight

product innovation

product development

We are HYVE

the innovation company

Our Innovation Services

Together we innovate for a desirable future

Together with our clients, we craft exciting visions of the future that promote sustainable growth. We are all about turning these ideas into reality through actionable innovation roadmaps, customer-centric services and business models, as well as revolutionary products. Curious to learn more? Let’s chat!

Our Human-centric Process

Let us tackle your innovation challenges

Strategic Foresight

Envisioning the future

Trend- and tech-based scenarios or search fields as tools for strategically framing the start of innovation projects.

Product Innovation

Creating and capturing value

Research, ideation, concept prototyping, and iterative testing within search fields, based on market pull or technology push.

Product Development

Agile product development

Development of market-ready physical and digital products and solutions, from requirements engineering to serial production.

Success Stories

How we innovate together with our clients

Qualitative Insights vs. Quantitative Surveys
Stainless with Nivea Black & White. A success story that began with Netnography.

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In five steps from concept to business model
Strengthening innovation with co-pace, the corporate incubator from Continental.

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Truly clean product design
Follow along the journey to intuitive, smart and sustainable design of the CWS PureLine.

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Our Clients

Our clients' success is what drives us

Our work is not only user-centric, but also client-centric. Because every client is at the heart of what we do. Together, we create solutions that people need and love.

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Our Cornerstones

Learn more about the HYVE-DNA

As pioneers in Design Thinking we are committed to user-centric development of products, services and business models. The most valuable concepts, however, are those that are appreciated by both consumers and the environment. Discover how HYVE innovates.

Helping our clients be uncompromisingly customer-centric

Customer Centricity

Driving Your Business towards Sustainability

Planet Centricity

Our Resources

Innovation knowledge, tools & methods

Is your company ready for AI?
It´s not magic! Innovation of the future – supported by machines, robots and AI.

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Design Thinking is a mindset, not a workshop
What is behind the hype and for whom is the methodology really useful?

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Understanding Consumer Tribes
What is a Tribe in user research? And how does it go beyond the well-known Persona approach?

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Wall of fame

Besides numerous design awards, we have been awarded several times as the best consultants and innovators by Statista brandeins. In 2019, we were elected one of the top three innovative companies in Germany. A prize that rewards individual projects, but also evaluates the entire innovation process.

Reward to HYVE as one of Top innovators 2019
Gold German Design Award
German Brand Award 2016
ISPO Brandnew overall winner award
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German Special Design Award
International innovation & trend award
Design award 2017
Reddot award winner
Deutscher Verpackungs preis award

Webinars & Events

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