What are the opportunities for use of 3D printing for producton of FMCG packaging?
What are the opportunities for use of 3D printing for production of FMCG packaging?
The client wanted to explore future opportunities for printing packaging using 3D printing to differentiate their product.
The project story:
We undertook secondary - review of patents, literature, industry
reports - and primary - expert interviews - research to develop a
landscape of technology developments in the space.
The research explored materials used in printing, the 3D machines
as well as software developments, and leading players operating in
the space were mapped.
Expert interviews explored views on the future trajectory of 3D
printing and the potential opportunities it offered FMCG organisation
with discussions exploring the potential challenges still to be
overcome. An overview of competitor activity was also produced
Results: deliverables and outcomes
Our client gained a robust understanding of technology and market
developments as well as recommendations on best partners for
The result was a number of successful partnerships and development
Our consultants, scientists and engineers redefine what’s possible and help R&D groups across the medical, industrial, consumer and food and beverage sectors achieve commercial return from their opportunities.
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