© 2018 by Equity Packaging, Inc.

Our package services include development, design, engineering, graphics, testing, specification management and consulting for packaging functions for our global clients. 

SERVICES

YOUR OWN INHOUSE / OFFSITE PACKAGING DEPARTMENT

•    One Company for all activities ranging from “Concepts” to “Commissioning”, includes conceptualization of new design, prototype development, trials and commercial production.


•    Value Engineering:
Redesigning of existing Package to give new aesthetics, reduction in package cost, improved market presence, functional performance improvement.


•    Damage Control:
Transit damages due to improper packaging material specifications.
Redefining primary, secondary/ tertiary package specifications. 
Defining palletization specification using software. 


Specifying containerization procedure with strapping, dunnage bags etc. 
Carrying out simulated transit trial &/or actual transit trials with trial loads. 
Commercial trials and finalization of specifications.

PACKAGE DEVELOPMENT & ENGINEERING

3D visualization of new packaging concept, Video clip generation for easy sharing, artwork development (artwork adaptation, KLD development, text modification, non-creative parts).

PACKAGE DESIGN / ARTWORK / PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT

Existing Molds Maintenance, periodic health check-ups & relocation with test protocols. 
New Molds development & validation. 
Pilot mold development & feasibility check for new concepts 

MOLD DEVELOPMENT / QUALIFICATION / MANAGEMENT

•    Developing machine qualification protocols based on which the machines can be accepted by client (IQ, OQ, PQ, FAT Checklists & various functional challenge checklists). 


•    Conducting the machine qualification tests at the Machine manufacturer’s site (Factory Acceptance Tests) & at Converter’s manufacturing sites (Site Acceptance Tests) & providing Machine Acceptance approvals on behalf of client wherever required.


•    Ensuring all protocols are properly followed during the qualification process to minimize any future risks from the assembly machines. 


•    Regular performance monitoring of the assembly machines & work out solutions for further performance improvements.


•    Equity has been carrying out Machine development programs for clients in Europe and Asia. Some of the machines developed or being developed are
    - Sachet filling lines 
    - Spray channel assembly lines 
    - Tooth paste filling lines

ASSEMBLY LINE  & MACHINE VALIDATION

•    Fully trained team of professionals with hands-on experience in implementing / maintaining specification management systems globally. 


•    Collecting the data from Vendors, Suppliers & Convertors globally. Populating specifications into document management system. 

 

•    Implementing standard specifications region wise & country wise.


•    Project Scope includes: Migration, Management, Creation, Maintenance, Harmonization, Cleansing, Enrichment


•    Working Knowledge: Product Vision, InterSpec, Optiva, Meridian

SPECIFICATION MANAGEMENT

Market trend study, Bench marking of competitor products, analyzing packages and recommending right package and product.

MARKET RESEARCH  / COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING

Either from internal pool of engineers having experience ranging from 1 year to 25+ years or thru new recruitment. We provide this strength of resource/s for short or long term onsite/ offsite support to clients.

RESOURCE OUTSOURCING

Packaging related problem solving after Root Cause Analysis – filling line nozzle dripping, shrink sleeve / label application, leakage, sealing failure etc.

PACKAGING-LINE TROUBLESHOOTING

New/alternative vendor development, vendor evaluation and qualification.

VENDOR EVALUATION / VENDOR DEVELOPMENT

Technology transfer from R&D to Manufacturing locations. 


Line trials & validation of packs at all Client Locations for NPD projects.


Transit Trial evaluation at major Client warehouses.


Testing laboratory management (maintenance & conducting tests with proper protocols).
Packaging material vendor audits & performance ratings.

OTHER PACKAGING DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES