Packaging design for food and beverage packaging, including the use of biopolymers and ultrasonic sealing to make high performance packaging.
Over 25 years designing food and beverage packaging. Highly skilled in developing high barrier and other high performance packages for extended code date applications. Also highly skilled at processing materials including extrusion, flame and corona treatment and metallization. As the former VP of R&D for PepsiCo's Advanced research team I also have a unique perspective on the business requirements for a technology to be succesful and how the customer perspective plays into that success. I was the leader of the Suchips initiative that introduced the worlds firts 100% compostable food package for a major snack food brand.