About T2 International, LLC
T2 brings a unique approach to product development, from patent experience, to engineering, to industrial design. Our ability to deliver consistent, reliable solutions is based on a time-proven methodology that places customers needs above all else and used persistence to succeed against the odds and often where others have failed. We are an award-winning, experienced, functionally focused product development consulting firm.
Starting in St. Louis, by Todd and Tara Youngblood; T2 Internation has grown into a Inc. 500 / 5000 company. It’s main office is in Mooresville, NC with an additional office and staff in Shenzhen, China. We ultize a team of in house and free lance contributors to design and implement a full range of service from product development, sourcing and fulfillment, creative services and sales representation.
The services we offer are combination of strategic planning and outstanding execution. More than 12 years from when we started, we have stayed true to our calling of …opening markets and creating opportunities.
Research available markets for client to include:
- Retail distribution
- Ecommerce opportunities
- OEM licensing opportunities
Market research summary will be provided within first 60 days of consulting contract
Sourcing / Product Development
Costing, materials, tooling, logistics are daunting… we don’t leave you.. After the prototype…
we assist in material selection to meet market needs
determine supplier capability and develop sales samples and manufacturing costs of items for consumer goods market.
assist in product testing requirements and other US compliance requirements such as law labels, safety warnings, and packaging requirements.
Develop basic marketing materials based on initial target market including:
- Basic webpage
- Sell Sheet
- Product photos
- Develop product packaging (both structural and visual)
- Develop brand messaging
Provide strategic guidance on best approach for target market
Make initial contact with targeted retailers, and OEM prospects
Leverage T2’s existing Ecommerce relationships to provide instant access to appropriate sales channels
Fulfillment and distribution, if needed (to be negotiated and provided based on sales volume)
Provide warehousing and distribution facilities based on space needs of client
Resources to include the ability to receive inventory, and ship out in bulk of on a drop ship basis
Customer Service (to be negotiated based on sales volume)
Provide customer service as needed to answer inbound consumer calls relating to new account sales, and consumers with a product use question. We offer a 24/7 solution.