CUSTOM DESIGN

Turning Ideas Into Reality

Using the industry’s most advanced technologies and tools, our Innovation & Design Team is prepared to create custom packaging and dispensing solutions that address your distinct needs, optimizing for form, fit, function, and visual appeal.

CUSTOM NEEDS DEMAND CUSTOM SOLUTIONS

We excel in front-end design and development, from ideation through design optimization. This ensures we create eyecatching packaging that suits the product, stands out on crowded shelves, performs as intended, and is cost effective to produce, all the while staying aligned with sustainability targets.

Front-End Design Services

With integrated organizational capabilities and a single point of contact for your project, we help mitigate project risks and delays during the creative design phase.

  • Deep expertise in part design and evaluation
  • Industrial design using a suite of creative software tools
  • Certified advanced 3D CAD expertise
  • Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DFMA)
  • Materials science and barrier property expertise
  • Technology scouting
  • Human factors and ergonomic assessment
  • Design for sustainability principles

Complete Development Services

We implement advanced technologies to fast-track development and analyze designs, enabling you to get market feedback and allowing us to anticipate processing and performance problems. Our close collaboration and real-time interaction with your team results in superior outcomes during product development.

  • Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DFMA)
  • Mold flow analysis
  • 3D part printing
  • 3D mold printing for small lot prototyping
  • Rapid prototyping capabilities for market research support
  • Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Computerized tomography (CT) scanning
  • Reverse engineering
  • Case and pallet fit optimization
  • Pilot run support
  • Sustainability assessments (life cycle screening)

From Concept to Commercialization

Our highly skilled team guides your project from ideation to commercialization using our proprietary IDWorks® innovation, design, development, and project management process. Through the process, our industrial designers collaborate with our experienced tooling and process engineers to provide a unique and effective approach to problem- solving. The design elements focused on form and function are balanced in real time with the practical concerns of manufacture. This reduces the number and frequency of design revisions, accelerates your speed to market, and lowers your overall commercialization costs.

PHASE 0

Define the Need

Define the Need

We begin by obtaining an in-depth understanding of your needs and the needs of your end users to set the foundation for our mutual success.

PHASE 1

Ideation

Ideation

We combine a thorough understanding of your success criteria with our technical expertise and innovation capabilities to deliver creative design options by optimizing the manufacturing process with the success of the end product in mind.

PHASE 2

Design & Development

Design & Development

We live and breathe Design for Excellence (DFX) principles, including Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DFMA) and Design for Six Sigma (DFSS). Our in-house modeling, simulation, and additive manufacturing capabilities help rapidly move your project from concept to 3D design to a physical prototype.

PHASE 3

Design & Process Optimization

Design & Process Optimization

Our Innovation and Design Centers and our quantitative and qualitative testing help us deliver pilot product batches that drive accelerated design optimization.

PHASE 4

Manufacturing & Distribution

Manufacturing & Distribution

With our lean manufacturing mentality and access to diverse manufacturing technologies, we are experts at scaling up quickly, efficiently and robustly.

PHASE 5

Continuous Improvements

Continuous Improvements

Throughout the life of your product, we diligently and tirelessly pursue product, process and supply chain improvements to create greater value for our customers.

Define the Need

We begin by obtaining an in-depth understanding of your needs and the needs of your end users to set the foundation for our mutual success.

Ideation

We combine a thorough understanding of your success criteria with our technical expertise and innovation capabilities to deliver creative design options by optimizing the manufacturing process with the success of the end product in mind.

Design & Development

We live and breathe Design for Excellence (DFX) principles, including Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DFMA) and Design for Six Sigma (DFSS). Our in-house modeling, simulation, and additive manufacturing capabilities help rapidly move your project from concept to 3D design to a physical prototype.

Design & Process Optimization

Our Innovation and Design Centers and our quantitative and qualitative testing help us deliver pilot product batches that drive accelerated design optimization.

Manufacturing & Distribution

With our lean manufacturing mentality and access to diverse manufacturing technologies, we are experts at scaling up quickly, efficiently and robustly.

Continuous Improvements

Throughout the life of your product, we diligently and tirelessly pursue product, process and supply chain improvements to create greater value for our customers.

CASE STUDY

Custom Design for Clinical Diagnostics

Bio-Techne creates a clinical diagnostic solution with unique functionality with the help of Comar’s design and development team.

View the case study

OTHER CAPABILITIES

DISCOVER ENDLESS PACKAGING POSSIBILITIES

Leverage our distinct blend of fresh thinking, engineering edge, and customer focus for possibilities that can’t be manufactured elsewhere.

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