Problem & Context:

An European Food & Beverage company was interested in understanding current technologies and innovation space for packaging techniques for baked food products.

SciTech Patent Art Approach & Deliverables:
  • SPA’s Food technologists and packaging engineers were assigned the job.
  • SPA conducted a landscape search pertaining to packaging techniques for baked food products with special focus on currently available products, published papers and patents in this area.
  • Towards this goal, SPA has done the following:
    • Carried out comprehensive patent searches using multiple patent databases, and categorized the relevant patents into various meaningful technology categories like package type and packaging material.
    • Conducted searches for published papers and products using SPA’s Deep Web search technique
    • The team analyzed the findings from the above searches and presented a technology trends report based on current packaging techniques for baked food products, emerging players in this space, types of packaging and packaging materials.
Turnaround Time:
  • 4 weeks
  • $ 12,000