Innovation Management System

A reliable, scientific approach to innovating new products, services, markets, and business models.
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See innovation differently.

Do you consider innovation to be a random event? A spontaneous, inspired thought that may or may not appear when your business needs it?

Discover a proven approach to innovating new products, services, markets, and business models with UW-Stout MOC's Innovation Management System (IMS). IMS is a reliable, scientific method allowing you to ensure your company's future growth through a continuing pipeline of fresh ideas.


Innovation Management System shows you how to:

  • Create an innovation culture.
  • Generate new ideas with a dedicated research system.
  • Produce hundreds of ideas through ideation sessions.
  • Vet ideas to develop successful proven concepts.
  • Properly align innovation to your company's culture.
    ...and much more.
See Innovation Management System at work for Badger Mining Corporation. / Videographer, Sara Westman
...working with UW-Stout MOC on innovation helped us think differently across our entire business.
Eric Peterson, Director - Sales and Marketing
Malco Products, SBC

MOC Success Stories

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Small manufacturer emerges more efficient after Lean training

At C&N Manufacturing in central Wisconsin, the daily arrival of a FedEx semi driver to take away packaged orders should have been a good sign.

Cardinal LG Amery applying "trim-free" technology - boosts quality, productivity and workforce.

Cardinal LG Production Planning Manager Barb Goodlet asked UW-Stout Manufacturing Outreach Center (MOC) to help the company identify sources of defects.

Badger Mining thinks outside the sandbox.

Badger Mining Corporation sought to reinvigorate itself with an innovative, forward-thinking mindset.