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Webpac is excited to launch a 3D online configurator for global leader in glass and metal packaging, Ardagh Group. Seamlessly integrated into their website, the Ardagh 3D configurator provides a cutting-edge, interactive 3D pack experience for customers, to accelerate the product development process and enhance brand-supplier collaboration. It features 200 components (and counting) – most of which are metallic - with volumes from 100 ml to 20 liters in three main categories: food and nutrition, paint and coatings, and aerosols. The innovative technology empowers users to bring their ideas for packs to life, while drastically reducing lengthy and costly prototyping.
As does Webpac, Martin de Olde, Marketing & Business Development Manager at Ardagh Group, understands that time to market is essential. “With the enhanced studio, customers can easily visualize their artwork at the very early stage of the packaging development as a 3D model within minutes.”
Ardagh’s customers are now able to configure packs in 3D in real-time, directly in their web browser. With mix and match technology, users can combine compatible 3D components instantly, and explore an array of colors and materials to design and decorate their own packs. The realistic reflection of the different metallic components is remarkable, as they react to the background for enhanced product visualization and a truly interactive experience. “Ardagh Group’s new 3D Studio is truly at the cutting edge of packaging design technology,” adds De Olde.
The Ardagh 3D online configurator provides real customization possibilities for each component. Considering the material type, the 3D configurator adjusts functionalities by locking down possible options. In steel components, the configurator considers the welding when decorating, allowing users to create packs that are not only attractive, but possible. Once the pack is created, registered users can save and share their editable designs with colleagues and external partners alike, so that all users can collaborate instantly and participate seamlessly in the configuration of packs.
Aerosol components go beyond Ardagh’s 3D configurator, as brands with their own configurator are now able to combine their parts with compatible supplier 3D parts instantly, thanks to universal standards. The technology perfectly aligns with Ardagh’s aim to become the preferred packaging partner to the world’s leading brands, as well as Webpac and Ardagh Group’s shared vision to deliver on customer innovation and speed-to-market.
Visit Ardagh Group's 3D Studio to experience cutting-edge, interactive 3D pack configuration.
Webpac is the world’s first cloud-based platform for the consumer goods and packaging industries. Webpac delivers digital solutions empowering brands and their suppliers to connect, collaborate, and create faster.
Webpac offers an integrated cloud-based suite of 5 solutions (the Pack Cloud) for brands/pack purchasers and pack suppliers: PackSearch (search engine), PackPortal (brand innovation portals), PackStudio3D (3D pack configuration and Augmented Reality), PackCatalog (catalog and specification software), PackSales (sales toolkit apps) that accelerate the product development process.
Creating brand-supplier ecosystems that digitize packs and packaging
Imagine bringing your pack idea to life and onto the shelf in 60 seconds. If you think about all the time it takes to source from multiple suppliers, mix and match components, decorate with artwork and logos, and create and transport physical samples, this sounds unreal.
Webpac creates advanced 3D configurator for GEKA, for unparalleled pack development
Webpac has created a revolutionary 3D packaging configuration solution for GEKA, the world-renowned cosmetic packaging supplier. With this state-of-the-art tool you only need a few minutes to easily create a mascara product tailored to your brand and meeting your requirements when it comes to aesthetics, functionality, and make-up performance. By combining GEKA’s packaging and applicator expertise, and Webpac’s cutting-edge 3D technology, we provide users an efficient pack development solution and transform what is typically a lengthy and costly process.
Webpac partners with PCD New York for the Future of Beauty Packaging Live
Webpac is partnering with PCD (Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design) to create an exclusive event with incredible content for the global beauty packaging community, live at ADF&PCD New York 2019 this September. As the world’s first cloud-based platform for the consumer goods and packaging industries, Webpac joins forces with ADF&PCD to bring an exclusive vision of the future of packaging development to North America’s biggest beauty brands and global packaging suppliers alike.
RPC Superfos upgrades labelling tool to fully-interactive 3D pack configurator
As a front-runner in the development and manufacturing of plastic packaging solutions, RPC Superfos approached Webpac to take pack development to the next level and provide an optimized configuration experience for their customers. Webpac is replacing RPC Superfos’ current labelling tool with a powerful, fully-interactive 3D configurator, enhancing not only the visualization of pack designs but also allowing customers to configure and decorate packs in seconds.
Instantly take your packs from idea to shelf with Augmented Reality
Accelerate the pack development process using Webpac’s cutting-edge PackStudio3D AR (Augmented Reality) App. The struggle to make fast and informed product development decisions is over. Thanks to the AR App, instantly visualize your 3D pack designs in augmented reality anywhere using your smartphone or tablet.
Market-specific website and digital promotion: a winning combination for Graham Packaging International
Graham Packaging Company, a global leader in plastic and blow molded packaging solutions, approached Webpac with the task of re-vitalizing the online presence of its International Business Unit. Applying its expertise in digital solutions for the consumer packaged goods and packaging industries, Webpac crafted the winning combination of a modern website with a market-specific product focus.
Instant virtual prototyping accelerates and enhances product development
Webpac’s powerful 3D pack configuration solution is revolutionizing the way Silgan Dispensing Systems helps their customers, allowing them to shave weeks off the product development process. It can take days, weeks or even months to create prototypes and produce samples, but their customers can now create unique packs in seconds and configure in 3D in real-time.
Pushing the boundaries of packaging design
Always looking to challenge and further the limits of advanced digital packaging decoration technologies, it is no coincidence LageenTubes came to Webpac. At the forefront of digital packaging development, Webpac’s Online Configurator delivers a cutting-edge, interactive 3D packaging experience for customers.
- Alexandra Bobin
- Company News -> Webpac Content
- Created 30 Jan 2019
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