Custom filling is a critical step in bringing your packaged adhesives, sealants, lubricants, and other liquid products to market. Your specific requirements and packaging needs must be met to assure your product’s quality and performance.
When looking for a source for custom filling there are several key factors to consider to ensure you find a reliable and suitable partner:
- Expertise and Experience – Choose a custom filling partner with a proven track record in custom filling and packaging. Ensure that the filler has experience with the type of product you need to fill.
- Compatibility – Different liquids may have unique viscosity, chemical properties, and handling requirements. The filler should understand the specific challenges associated with your product.
- Quality Control – Quality assurance is critical in custom filling to ensure that your products meet industry standards and regulatory requirements.
- Packaging Options – Assess the filler’s capabilities for various packaging options, such as bottles, tubes, cartridges, and dual component systems. The ability to customize packaging according to your branding and product specifications is essential.
- Production Capacity – Evaluate the filler’s production capacity to ensure they can handle your volume requirements. Ensure that the filler can meet your timelines and handle rush orders if necessary.
- Regulatory Compliance – Confirm that the filler is familiar with and compliant with industry-specific regulations and certifications, such as FDA, ISO, or industry-specific standards for adhesives, sealants, or lubricants.
- Customization Options – Discuss your specific customization needs, including labeling, branding, and any specialized requirements. The filler should be able to accommodate these customizations.
- Packaging Materials – Evaluate the availability and quality of packaging materials used by the filler. High-quality packaging is essential to maintain the integrity of your products.
- Pricing and Cost Transparency – Request detailed pricing quotes and ensure transparency regarding costs, including setup fees, labor, materials, and any additional charges.
Remember that a good filler can significantly impact the quality and success of your products in the market. Merlin Packaging Technologies custom filling expertise ranges from simple jars, bottles and cans to more sophisticated bi-component packaging with a wide range of materials packaged. Please contact us to discuss your needs!