Packaging and Labelling Assistance Program

Transforms locally-produced goods into globally-competitive products through improvements in the packaging technologies of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).

Provided to MSMEs by authorized personnel of DOST Regional Offices.

The assistance may involve, among others, package development, label design, package prototyping, product-package compatibility testing and similar services. Higher-level assistance may be provided by technical personnel of the Packaging Technology Division of the Industrial Technology Development Institute (DOST-ITDI). The services will be provided in accordance with the approved procedures and/or terms of reference of the concerned DOST agency.

Assistance Provided

  • Packaging Development
  • Label Design
  • Product-package Compatibility Test
  • Toll Packaging
  • Packaging Testing


  • Improved product marketability due to better package designs
  • Longer product shelf life
  • Lesser product damage during transport
  • Better Consumer Protection
  • Compliance to Food Safety Regulations and Standards

Tel: +(973) 17 880038

[email protected]

Department of Science and Technology Gen. Santos Avenue Bicutan, Taguig City Metro Manila Philippines

Department of Science and Technology Regional Office 6, Magsaysay Village, La Paz, Iloilo City, Iloilo 5000, Philippines

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