Estimate and Calculate Costing for Packaging

Learn the basics of cost estimation and then extend that knowledge to estimate cost of packaging.
Rating: 3.3 out of 5 (3 ratings)
352 students
Estimate and Calculate Costing for Packaging
Rating: 3.3 out of 5 (3 ratings)
352 students
Costing of packaging
Quick tips to estimate cost of packaging
Different processes in packaging
Methods of cost estimation


  • Basic mathematics
  • Some knowledge about printing/packaging industry

The course is especially designed by industry veterans with experience in the packaging industry and it will provide students with a hands on working on how to quickly guesstimate the packaging cost of various products. The course further delves into deeper examples of costing for lamitubes, cartons, and rigid boxes.

Who this course is for:
  • Printing and Packaging Industry students and professionals
  • Purchase & Procurement professionals
  • Product design and engineering professionals
  • Packaging design and development students and professionals
  • Costing and estimation professionals
Course content
4 sections • 10 lectures • 50m total length
  • Introduction
  • Methods of Costing Estimation
  • Case Study - 1 Teleportation Machine
    1 question
  • Different Types of Costs
  • Introduction
  • Packaging cost as a percentage of Product Price
    1 question
  • The Packaging Ecosystem
  • Packaging Cost Spectrum & Estimation Basics
  • Lamitube Costing
  • Carton costing
  • Rigid Box costing
  • Wrapping up

Scaling multiple businesses - packaging, playgrounds & blogs
Vishesh Gupta
  • 3.3 Instructor Rating
  • 3 Reviews
  • 352 Students
  • 1 Course

After completing his B.Arch at India's premier institute, IIT Kharagpur, Vishesh worked in Flipkart for a year and launched his own non profit making playgrounds for underprivileged children before joining his 30 year old family business of printed primary and secondary packaging. Over the years he realized the importance of matching practical industry knowledge with theories learnt in graduation and post graduation - and decided to educate everyone with the motto of 'Accelerating Expertise Before Experience'.