ENTITY Form 8-08
PREPARED BY REVIEWED BY
REVISION DATE SECTION PAGE
NEW PRODUCT AND/OR NEW SERVICE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
The previous material in this Section was concerned primarily with existing products and services, including cur-
rent and prospective improvement programs.
This portion of Section 8 is concerned primarily with the development of new products.
In the great majority of companies, the same “Product Development” staff (often referred to as the “Research and
Development” staff) is responsible for both activities. The information requests covering the organization begin with
Form 8-18, immediately following the new product development material.
DISTRIBUTION OF PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES
TYPE OF ACTIVITY PERCENT OF TOTAL
R & D EXPENDITURES
Total Basic Research %
Improvements To Existing Products/Services %
New Product Or New Service Development %
Other: ____________________________ %
Total R & D Expenditures 100.0%