PACKedge is a solutions-focused packaging consultancy dedicated to innovation, optimization and sustainability. We have 40 years of proven industry experience with some of Australasia’s biggest brands and enjoy well-established relationships with key suppliers and manufacturers.


We have designed, implemented and project-managed a wide variety of packaging solutions including bottles, closures, spouts, flexible labels, aluminium cans, thermoformed plastics, cartons, cases and pallet displays.

Sarah Baylis

Sarah has worked at both food and laundry product manufacturers and at packaging manufacturers. She has engineering experience implementing new pack formats on high speed filling lines, hot fill processing, multiple labelling solutions, wrap around case packers and automated palletisers.

Jane Monaghan

Jane has been involved in the packaging industry for over 20 years, including roles in NZ, Australia and the UK. Having worked for industry heavyweights Unilever, Mainland and Bluebird, Jane has intensive experience in pack optimisation, product development and project management.  She brings a keen eye for detail and a strong commitment to sustainability and waste-reduction.

Particular specialities are:

  • new pack development and validation,

  • strategic project management with suppliers,

  • packaging and machinery sourcing

  • packaging optimisation and value engineering

  • supplier relationship management

  • 3rd party supply establishment,

  • logistics analysis and optimisation import/export.0

  • Transit trials and reporting

  • artwork management,

  • liquids packaging solutions

  • trouble-shooting for quality assurance and efficiency improvements

  • CAPEX and business case development