Welingkar’s Distance Learning Division

CHAPTER-13

Packaging Rules in the context of
Distribution

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Rules
• Standards of weights and Measures Act 1976
• Standards of weights & measures (packaged
commodities) rules 1977
• T...
For Commodity package
•
•
•
•
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Label should contain
The identity of the commodity in the package
Net quantity
Accurate...
Important terms
• A “combination package” means a packages
intended for retail sale containing tow or more
individual pack...
Drained Weight
• In relation to a solid commodity contained in
a free flowing liquid, means the weight of
such solid commo...
Group Package
• A package intended for retail sale containing
two or more individual packages or individual
pieces of simi...
Multi piece package
• A package containing two or more individually
packaged or labeled pieces of the same
commodity of id...
Principal Display Panel
• A package means the total surface area of the
package where the information required
under the r...
Retail Package
• A package containing any commodity which is
produced, distributed, delivered, or stored for
sales through...
Wholesale Package
• Not intended for sale direct to a single
consumer
• Commodity sold to an intermediary in bulk
• Packag...
Rules for declaration on packages
• Name& address of the manufacturer
• Common or generic name
• Net quantity in terms of ...
Summary
• Standards of weights and Measures Act 1976
is to be implemented for packaging decisions
• Important terms are co...
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Packaging Rules in the context of Distribution include rules for standards of weights and Measures, important terms, drained weight, multi peace package, principal display panel, retail package and wholesale package are topics of this presentation. Packaging Rules in the context of Distribution is initiated by Welingkar’s Distance Learning Division.

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Packaging Rules in the context of Distribution

  1. 1. Welingkar’s Distance Learning Division CHAPTER-13 Packaging Rules in the context of Distribution We Learn – A Continuous Learning Forum
  2. 2. Rules • Standards of weights and Measures Act 1976 • Standards of weights & measures (packaged commodities) rules 1977 • The act defines what constitutes commodities in packaged from • All units of weight or measure are to be based on metric system Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  3. 3. For Commodity package • • • • • • Label should contain The identity of the commodity in the package Net quantity Accurate numbers Unit sale price Sale price of the package Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  4. 4. Important terms • A “combination package” means a packages intended for retail sale containing tow or more individual packages, or individual pieces, of dissimilar commodities. E.g. a package containing dissimilar commodities such as spoons, forks, cups etc Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  5. 5. Drained Weight • In relation to a solid commodity contained in a free flowing liquid, means the weight of such solid commodity after the liquid has been drained for a period of two minutes Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  6. 6. Group Package • A package intended for retail sale containing two or more individual packages or individual pieces of similar but not identical commodities e.g. biscuits or sponges Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  7. 7. Multi piece package • A package containing two or more individually packaged or labeled pieces of the same commodity of identical quantity, intended for retail sale, 5 soap of 100 gm in a multi-peace pack of 500 gm Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  8. 8. Principal Display Panel • A package means the total surface area of the package where the information required under the rules are to be given • Rule specifies what should be the area, size, and letterings including minimum height of numerals and their width which should be followed Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  9. 9. Retail Package • A package containing any commodity which is produced, distributed, delivered, or stored for sales through retail sales agencies or other instrumentalities for consumption by an individual or a group of individual Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  10. 10. Wholesale Package • Not intended for sale direct to a single consumer • Commodity sold to an intermediary in bulk • Package containing ten or more than ten retail packages Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  11. 11. Rules for declaration on packages • Name& address of the manufacturer • Common or generic name • Net quantity in terms of the standard unit of weight or measure • The retail sale price • Any other matters that may be specified by the rules Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution
  12. 12. Summary • Standards of weights and Measures Act 1976 is to be implemented for packaging decisions • Important terms are combination package, drained weight, multi peace package, principal display panel, retail package etc. Ch-13 Packaging Rules In the Context Of Distribution

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