The “Experience”

As an independent consultant, you will get Tom’s 35+ years of experience in the general packaging and the plastics industry as well as his inside knowledge of some of the most successful logistics and reusable programs in the world.

Tom has worked with a variety of clients from inventors, entrepreneurial companies, retailers and manufactures.

A few clients Tom has assisted in developing products and/or programs:Expert on Corrugated Plastic

  • Wal-Mart
  • Amazon
  • O’Reilly Auto Parts
  • Hershey
  • Boeing
  • Smithsonian Institute
  • Honeywell
  • Sony
  • Pfizer Medical
  • US Marine Corps
  • Apple Computers
  • Black and Decker
  • Coca Cola
  • Ford Motors
  • BMW
  • Mattel Toys
  • Goodyear Tire and Rubber

A few “Specialty Projects” that Tom has worked on:

  • S. military decoys project
  • Disaster relief housing program
  • Artificial reef project
  • Aerospace products
  • Multiple products developed for the toy, hobby and game industry
  • Products for the pet industry
  • Displays and Equipment for the entertainment industry
  • Program development for product handling for major manufactures
  • Logistics development for product transport and storage

This kind of experience has helped clients develop and/or perfect their material handling, transport and product development.

In addition, Toms expertise has also assisted his clients in solidifying and patenting well over 50 products.

Toms background also includes serving as his companies negotiator for Teamsters Union employee contracts as well as National sales contracts with customers.

The “Solution”

Tom can work with clients through correspondence, online conferencing or in the field when required to better understand their project, product development or material handling concerns. He will assist you in the development or refinement process and make recommendations for the solutions that best fit your requirements.

When acting as your consultant and adviser Tom will work with you to find the “best solution” for your needs while attempting to minimizing your investment without sacrificing performance. If the outcome is a service or product that his company can provide you will get preferred pricing. If the solution is in part or in full a product or service that his company does not provide Tom will assist you in finding the resources needed to fulfill those requirements.

The “Bottom Line”

Tom has helped clients save thousands and in some cases 10’s of millions of dollars over their current programs. With proven products and tactics his knowledge and expertise could be invaluable for improving and or implementing your product or project.

So, if you want someone on your side that has worked with the largest retailers and manufactures in the world in almost every industry and market imaginable then you may want to reach out to Tom and make him a part of your team today.

Rates

Initial consultations:

  • $250.00 (minimum of one hour)
  • $1150.00 (full day)

Pricing above does not reflect cost for travel or expenses.

  • Extended contracts can be discussed by contacting Tom direct.

For more information or to schedule a consultation please email Tom at tom@kivaplastics.com with your contact information and a brief explanation of your requirements.

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