Consumer Products

Products That Perform

Better, Safer, More Durable Products

At every step of a product's lifecycle, unexpected scientific and engineering challenges can arise. Whether you need materials innovation, manufacturing quality controls, or anything in between, Exponent delivers the clear answers you need to complex questions, quickly.

Our work in the consumer products industry

We help the products we all use perform better, last longer, and operate more safely. 

Person cooking on stove. Exponent helps manufacturers improve the safety and performance of all types of appliances and consumer products.


Dishwashers, refrigerators, stoves, irons, food processors, coffee makers.

Coiled garden hose in the grass. Exponent helps manufacturers improve safety, innovation and performance of household products.

Household Goods

Glassware, garden hoses, fans, chairs, shelves.

Person charging an electric car. Exponent's research, testing and safety evaluations improve automotive innovations.

Auto Accessories

Brakes, tires, trailer hitches, floor jacks.

Baby in a crib. Exponent helps improve the safety, and compliance of children's products with safety evaluations and risk assessments.

Juvenile Products

Strollers, cribs, monitors, carriers.

Toys on the floor. Exponent helps designers, manufacturers and distributors develop safer toys and consumer products.


Infant toys, bath toys, electronic learning and gaming devices.

Road biker wearing a protective helmet. Exponent helps manufacturers create safer and more innovative sports equipment.

Sports Equipment

Skis, kayaks, scuba gear, hoverboards, bikes, helmets, weights, treadmills.

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Are You Prepared for Product Safety Challenges?

Leveraging extensive failure analysis and safety evaluation experience, Exponent's multidisciplinary teams offer custom, non-standardized product performance and safety testing, statistical analysis, and technical input to inform product recall and remediation decisions. We also provide a unique perspective on helping you evaluate new products and product safety/quality compliance programs.

Learn more about our Product Qualification & Recall Consulting
Product Lifecycle
How We Help Consumer Products Companies

Partnership for the Long Term

From the drawing board to the testing lab to the real world, Exponent assembles the right experts for your unique challenge. We provide a one-stop shop through connected teams spanning multiple disciplines such as human factors, biomechanics, materials, and more.

What challenges can we solve for you?

How we help our clients


What Can We Help You Solve?

Across decades of work with consumer products, we've developed specialized capabilities to address the most vital challenges. And we thrive on innovating new ways to help.

Get in touch to discuss your unique needs.