In this unique series, teams compete to develop a new product idea, plan it, make a prototype, and pitch it - all in just 48 hours.
All Past Episodes
26:46 | #309 | TV-G
The winning products are presented to a consumer focus group and marketing strategies are created.
26:46 | #308 | TV-G
Industry experts and patent and trademark attorneys give advice on the three winning products.
26:46 | #307 | TV-G
The three winning teams continue to refine their designs and create new prototypes. The mentors weigh in.
26:46 | #306 | TV-G
The three winning products begin their journey to the marketplace. The Make48 team will help the inventors identify and fix issues with their original design.
26:46 | #305 | TV-G
The teams pitch and present their product ideas to a panel of industry judges. The judges deliberate and announce the three winners!
26:46 | #304 | TV-G
The teams are in the final stages of wrapping up their designs, making a product website, and preparing their pitch.
26:46 | #303 | TV-G
Our inventor teams get their first round of expert industry feedback in front of a focus group. They continue to fine-tune their prototypes.
26:46 | #302 | TV-G
The teams go on a one hour supply run in a hardware store to gather the materials to make their invention.
26:46 | #301 | TV-G
Learn the product challenge. Meet the teams, the experts, and the mentors of the competition.
26:46 | #210 | TV-G
The finely-tuned products are unveiled and presented to some of the retail product industry's biggest buyers.
26:46 | #209 | TV-G
The marketing process continues as the team members focus on social media strategies and more.
26:46 | #208 | TV-G
The marketing process focuses on packaging, product video creation, and social media strategies.
26:46 | #207 | TV-G
The winning ideas begin the challenging road to market. Bugs are worked out and features improved.
26:46 | #206 | TV-G
The winning ideas begin the challenging road to market. Prototypes are fine-tuned with design firms.
26:46 | #205 | TV-G
Times up! It's time to pitch and present the product ideas to the panel of real industry judges.
26:46 | #204 | TV-G
The 48 hours is winding down and the teams are in the final stages of wrapping up their designs, making a product website, and preparing their pitch.
26:46 | #203 | TV-G
The inventor teams get their first round of expert industry feedback in front of a focus group. They continue to fine tune their prototypes.
26:46 | #202 | TV-G
The teams go on a supply run in a hardware store to gather the materials to make their invention and begin the prototyping process.
26:47 | #201 | TV-G
Meet the teams, the experts and the mentors as the 48 hour invention competition is launched.
26:46 | #108 | TV-G
The products are shown to a select few buyers at the National Hardware Show in Las Vegas.
26:46 | #107 | TV-G
The newly redesigned prototypes are shown to the mentors from the competition.
26:46 | #106 | TV-G
The top three products begin their long journey to the marketplace. First stop, re-design.
26:46 | #105 | TV-G
The teams present their products and creative marketing ideas to the judges in front of an audience.
26:46 | #104 | TV-G
The teams finish up their prototypes and provide a sneak peek of their product to the judges.
26:46 | #103 | TV-G
The teams construct and test their prototypes and begin work on all of their pitch materials.
26:46 | #102 | TV-G
The teams get supplies from a hardware store to create their prototype and pitch initial product ideas for industry experts.
26:46 | #101 | TV-G
The real life challenges of taking a product from napkin design to store shelf are highlighted.