Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V.
- Cut design cycles by 30 percent
- Reduced scrap and rework by 20 to 30 percent
- Developed bottles with more complex, organic shapes
- Improved design visualization and customer communication
Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V. has produced glass products for more than a century. The leading glass manufacturer in Mexico and one of the largest in the world, the company offers high quality products in two areas: flat glass and glass containers. Vitro’s container products are mainstay packaging solutions for the food, beverage, wine and liquor, pharmaceutical, and cosmetic industries. The company wanted to improve the ability to model, visualize, and communicate innovative cosmetic bottle design concepts while streamlining production and shortening time-to-market.
Vitro decided to move to 3D and implement SolidWorks Professional design software to accelerate development along with maintaining its competitive edge as a leading innovator in cosmetic bottle design.
Previous CAD: AutoCAD,Other 2D
Products(s) Used: SolidWorks Professional
Benefit: Value, Results, 2D/3D Integration, 2D/3D Transition, Implementation, Focus on Design, Design Better Products, Manufacturability, Improve Time-to-Market
VAR: Diseno Y Manufactura Digital S.A. De Cv