JSC “Pakmarkas” investments in production automation and digitization

JSC “Pakmarkas”, together with partner AS “Oddvar Johnsen”, is implementing a project “JSC “Pakmarkas” investments in production automation and digitization, increasing work productivity, LT07-1-EIM-K05-017”. The project is funded by the Norwegian financial mechanism 2014–2021 Programme “Business development, innovation and SME’s”.

Project implementation period: June 20th, 2023 - April 30 th 2024.

Project goals

  • to increase the capacity of production;
  • to increase product sustainability and quality;
  • to reduce the need for raw materials in production;
  • to increase work productivity.
  • About project

    The project will digitize the production process of JSC “Pakmarkas”, allowing the company to make products with a more complex configuration. JSC “Pakmarkas” will be able to produce labels with larger dimensions.

    It is planned to purchase the following digitization technologies for the development of production to increase the level of digitization in the field of ICT:

    1. table for cliché cutting with software, 
    2. shrink sleeve forming device, 
    3. improved Navision software, 
    4. warehouse management system,
    5. a set of mobile scanners, 
    6. washing machine for clichés,
    7. ultrasonic anilox washing device, 
    8. UPS device.

    The project partner AS “Oddvar Johansen” provides consultations in the field of digitalization of processes and has extensive experience in consulting companies. The partner’s accumulated knowledge will undoubtedly contribute to the successful implementation of the project in the company.

    The project is funded by Norway Grants, www.norwaygrants.lt. Total project's eligible costs 537 470,12 Eur, grant funding - 242 432,91 Eur.

    Project benefits

    The project will help produce more sustainable products, create jobs, expand the company's network and foster bilateral relations between Norway and Lithuania - all these aspects will promote business cooperation, innovation and growth in the Lithuanian economy, ultimately increasing the competitiveness of JSC “Pakmarkas“ and establishing Lithuania as a developer of green industry.

    The installation of new equipment will not only increase production capacity, but will also help achieve the following goals:

    • possibility to execute more complex orders;
    • ensuring higher quality;
    • reducing the need for raw materials for production.