NPI MANAGEMENT


 

Our NPI team oversees the new product development and launch process.

They ensure there are no gaps between different departments and ensure a the overall launch is executed effectively from concept to logistics.  A short description of our 5 basic stages can be found below.

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CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT

• ID & structural design
• Project road map
• Initial engineering spec
• Material process suggestion
• Design for manufacture
• Prototyping

 ENGINEERING VERIFICATION

• Evaluation testing
• Material testing
• Update engineering spec
• Update project budget plan
• QC plan

 DESIGN VERIFICATION

• Premedia & press check
• Additional testing
• CPK collection & analysis
• DFQ & DFM adjustments
• Finalize engineering
• Trial run report

 PROCESS VERIFICATION

• Process qualification
• Yield report
• Additional Testing
• PFMEA
• CPK data analysis
• Trial Run Report & approval

MASS PRODUCTION

• Stable production workflow

 

PROGRAM MANAGEMENT


 

Dedicated team for key customers

Dedicated to provide fast response & support, we customize our teams for specific customers needs. Each team member has extensive print & packaging knowledge with KPI managed goals and offers 24/7 support.

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 PROGRAM MANAGER

• Provides overall operation knowledge & coordination

 

 GLOBAL ACCOUNT MANAGER

• Solution & service mindset
• Driven by long-term business objectives

 

 OPERATIONAL TEAM

• Provide concepts & structure
• Driven to continuously improve
• Focus on service

TWO GLOBAL DESIGN CENTERS


 

With two global design centers, Honda can deliver a fast turn around time to kick off your next project.  Our teams, who specialize in structural design and engineering, can help create the best package for your product and retail environment.

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PROJECT
BRIEF

Initial discussion to understand your packaging needs.  After the brief a project estimate is created.

[2]

PACKAGING
STRATEGY

We research your products position in the market and discuss potential packaging directions.

[3]

CONCEPT
GENERATION

Concepts are created in either sketch or rendered form and likes/dislikes and pros/cons discussed.

[4]

DESIGN
REFINEMENT

Final direction is refined and modified based on feedback from the previous round.  Prototypes are created, tested and provided to clients for review.

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TECHNICAL
DEVELOPMENT

Packaging design moves to the technical development phase, where the design is tested and optimized for production by the engineering team.