Monthly Archives: November 2013

Packaging Complexity Management Tip 17: Reduce line change-over time

Have you maximised your opportunities for fast changeover? Discussion Line change-overs are non-productive time and in a world of increasing complexity and product variants, the amount of changeovers increases and so lines can spend significant amounts of time not producing … Continue reading

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Packaging Complexity Management Tip 16: Build flexibility into packaging equipment

Have you got the right type of packaging equipment that provides suitable levels of flexibility? Discussion It is often tempting when specifying equipment to specify the fastest packaging lines.  Indeed, due to being pressured for ever increasing levels of efficiency, … Continue reading

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November Column with Pharma IQ

My latest column has just been posted with Pharma IQ.  To read it, please click here http://www.pharma-iq.com/business-development/columns/dealing-with-packaging-complexity/

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Packaging Complexity Management Tip 15: Packaging design

Have you designed your packaging to maximise the opportunities to deal with complexity? Discussion All of the different techniques we have discussed in these tips offer opportunities for dealing with low volume products and managing complexity but they may not … Continue reading

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