Agile working is still often associated with the development of software. However, the roots of agility lie in the development of physical products, because significant competitive advantages can also be created there with agility. However, you have to consider a few important aspects if you want to develop mechatronic products in an agile way. If you try to apply the rules of the game that apply to software development in the same way, you will not achieve the full benefits or even fail. We at CO Improve know what matters and want to briefly describe the essential differences here.