Our Innovation Lab
can deliver your ideal packaging solution

As part of the Macfarlane Group, Network Packaging can offer you access to the ground breaking Innovation Lab.

The Innovation Lab will help you find the optimum packaging solution through industry leading design and testing. By bringing together the latest technology under one roof it will speed up the process of finding the packaging solution that’s right for you.

Your product’s journey

It gives you the opportunity to see how packaging affects your product’s journey through the supply chain.

Bring your brand to life

A full day exploring possibilities in the Innovation Lab can reveal new ways to create a positive brand experience using packaging.

Discover hidden costs

The Innovation Lab will also help you understand the total cost of your packaging supply chain. It’s where product damage, speed of packing, truckload weight and much more can be evaluated.

Find savings – for your business and the environment

Your optimum packing solution will make your whole operation more efficient, saving time and money, and reducing your business’s environmental impact.


  • Video conferencing is available using Zoom or Teams
  • Social distancing is in place and we can accommodate meetings of up to 6 people
  • Floor marking is in place and there are sanitising stations throughout the Innovation Lab


With new testing equipment the Innovation Lab can carry out a range of material tests to validate performance to industry standards.


ED UV digital flatbed printer replicates production print finishes on your chosen packaging materials

  • Print directly on to a range of substrates for you to sign off on the day
  • See your brand come to life to enhance the customer experience

Cutting edge equipment

A key part of saving you time and money is the
Innovation Lab’s state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.

  • Interactive touchscreen technology
  • The latest design software
  • A state of the art printer and cutting table
  • Modern packing benches
  • Fully equipped packaging solutions showroom furnished with the latest innovations from our global supply partners

To find out more and to arrange a visit, email contact@networkpack.co.uk now