Are you planning a product release and need to make a detailed plan of every stage of the development process?

A practical practice is the work breakdown structure (WBS) – a hierarchical decomposition of the project into phases and tasks.

This is a comprehensive WBS Product Release template that comprises of five distinct phases that are crucial for a successful release of a product.

Every stage is divided in sub-stages and the information you slot under each can make or break your new product.


The WBS Product Release consists of the following stages: Initiation, Planning, Execution, Control, and Close out.

Make a plan of your product release following this template’s frame or modify it according to your specific needs.