The Helmsman Group serves clients with our full-scale pilot plant as a full-service agency dedicated to CPG innovation. When you utilize our pilot plant service, you draw on our experience across commercialization, strategic planning, and product development. With our deep experience with operations and network of potential partners, we can steward you through the pilot plant process to the total production of your product.
Supporting CPG Excellence Through Our Pilot Plant
With deep experience in developing a variety of CPG products, our pilot plant can support a variety of products and processes, including:
Hot Fill Beverages, Sauces, Dressings, and Condiments
Aseptic Beverages with inclusion of up to 5 mm
Non-Alcoholic and Alcoholic Carbonated Beverages
Plant-Based Meat Substitutes
Rotary Mould Cookies and Biscuits
Whatever product idea you are developing and need a pilot plant for, The Helmsman Group can steward you through the process with our versatile capabilities.
Access Our Manufacturer and Supplier Network
With access to a contract manufacturer network of 10k+ worldwide and a supplier network of 30k+ ingredients, our expert team can ensure your commercialization process runs smoothly. The Helmsman Group has placed over $2 billion in innovation into commerce, so we can help ensure the viability and strength of your product.
Experience with Global Innovation and Technology
Working with CPG companies all around the world, we can offer full regulatory compliance in multiple markets, including:
Secondary Markets Subscribing to CODEX
Australia and New Zealand
In addition, with access to our sister company, REGU18, you have access to technology innovation to develop the best possible product.
Utilize Our Test Market
Besides our Pilot Plant, brands that work with The Helmsman Group have access to our test market to get critical feedback on your product. Our test market is with regional, small banner retailers in various channels.