innovation & development

Innovation & Development

BestCo is a pioneer and leading innovator in the field of dosage forms for OTC drug products and dietary supplements. We work both independently and in close cooperation with customers to develop new products and dosage forms.

A new, state-of-the-art R&D lab is a highlight of our most recent building expansion, and a demonstration of our commitment to delivering the highest quality, most innovative products.

Our facility includes lab-scale equipment for producing prototypes for all of the dosage forms we offer, and our experienced product development scientists work closely with customers through every phase of the product development cycle:

  • Product concept and ideation
  • Formula development
  • Prototyping in the lab
  • Scale-up and line trials
  • Process capability studies
  • Stability studies (accelerated and real time)
  • Process, packaging and cleaning validations

Packaging engineering is another area in which our customers rely on our expertise. Our experienced packaging engineers provide the following services:

  • Evaluation of packaging options
  • Evaluation and specification of packaging materials with respect to stability criteria
  • Generation of die-lines (templates) and instructions for graphics
  • Identification of any additional tooling and equipment needed for packaging
  • Packaging line-trials
  • Packaging validations

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