Providing instant mixing of two ingredients immediately prior to use.
For formulators and marketers to significantly increase and enhance the functional efficacy, dosing, mixing and sensory impact of their products.
Providing instant mixing of two ingredients immediately prior to use.
For formulators and marketers to significantly increase and enhance the functional efficacy, dosing, mixing and sensory impact of their products.
Powerful, pressurized evacuation provides the consumer with instant gratification and a multi-sensory experience. The “WOW Factor” cannot be underestimated – it is the right way to do concentrates.
New Product Opportunities
Longer Product Life
High Performance Mixing
Child Resistance Certified
Non-Tamper Evident for Reusable Bottle
They do not excite the retailer or the consumer – Refill solutions are not new, and there are far more cost-effective ways of delivering concentrate (concentrate bottles, capsules or pouches), but in the end retailers and consumers must adopt solutions. To date, these other solutions have failed. Gravity based closures are failing too. They are inconvenient and complex -They require excessive amounts of time to evacuate, leave excessive tank residue, and do not mix without additional user interaction. They have severe viscosity limitations – higher viscosity concentrates will not work and limit the offerings that can be provided.
They do not excite the retailer or the consumer. Refill systems are not new, and there are other methods of delivering concentrate (concentrate bottles, capsules or pouches), but in the end retailers and consumers must implement change.
To date, these other systems have failed. Gravity based closures are failing too. They are inconvenient and complex. They require excessive amounts of time to evacuate, leave excessive tank residue, and do not mix without additional user interaction. They have severe viscosity limitations—higher viscosity concentrates will not work and limit the offerings that can be provided.
Significantly reduce plastic waste and improve supply chain efficiencies.
Premium Pricing Opportunities
Increases Purchase Frequency (smaller volume bottle)
Enables eCommerce and Subscription Models
Reduces cost of manufacturing and movement of goods across the supply chain
4,800 traditional plastic bottles
Returnable at the point of purchase for upcycling, recycling, etc.
Carbon emissions, and urban congestion reduction
Eliminate single use bottles
Reduces secondary packaging and shipping materials on bottles
Eliminates inbound bottle freight, labeling, storage, filling, etc.
Cost reduction in production, warehousing, transportation, merchandising, retail and eCommerce
Minimizing costs and environmental impact while maximizing sales
It begins with a consumer marketing campaign that brings awareness to the problem, how we will fix it, and to ensure people use it. Own It. Be the Change. strategically partners with cities, citizens, NGOs, companies, global brands, and public entities to leverage Vessl’s patented technology and solve one of the world’s most pressing problems.
Custom closure design for Artistry™ Signature Select™ – Personalized Serum combines the most powerful Nutrilite™ botanicals and advanced Artistry™ skincare technologies to target and treat your unique skin concerns.
By storing the active content in the Vessl® pressurized bottle closure, we provided a revolutionary solution to beverage in a sustainable way. Vessl® has been customized to fit a unique reusable bottle in packaging that includes multiple cap refills.
Transform your products with Vessl bottling, closure filling and “ready-to-ship” packaging.
We fill and ship closures only for bottling and packing at the customer site. We will provide custom integration for the Vessl® closure into customer bottling and capping systems.
We provide full product R&D, custom closure design and development, branding, formulation development, closure filling, and bottling, for “ready-to-ship” packaging.
We can provide unfilled closures, with custom filling equipment and operator training, allowing customers to fill and pack at their own facility.
In-house Pilot Lab, R&D, Stability & Efficacy Testing
Dedicated Product Design & Engineering Resources
Packaging Development and Design
Dedicated Award-Winning Material Scientist & Inventors
Dedicated Project Management Resource
Global Injection Molding & Conversion Partner
In-house Vessl Filling to 50MM Units per Year with Multiple Pilot Systems and Packaging Capabilities
Automated Vessl Filling & Packaging Equipment Supply
Brand Development, Identity and Creation
Dedicated Supply Chain and Logistics Management
Robust Standard Quality Control Programs
Certified Six Sigma Blackbelts
$13 billion Fortune 500 global manufacturer and marketer of plastic packaging products headquartered in Evansville, Indiana. Over 290 facilities across the globe and more than 48,000 employees.
Mr. Apodaca has been involved in hundreds of innovative product marketing, supply chain, and packaging solutions for the Consumer-Packaged Goods industry. He started his career on the ground floor of the industry, with a job loading beverage trucks at night while in college. Mr. Apodaca has since led turnaround performance in R&D, supply chain, general management, as well as sales and marketing for several global industry leaders. Prior to founding Vessl, Inc., Mr. Apodaca held the following positions: Vice President National Accounts, MillerCoors; Vice President & General Manager, Coors Brewing Company; Market Unit Vice President, Coca-Cola; and Division Supply Chain Vice President, Coca-Cola. Since founding Vessl, Inc., Mr. Apodaca has successfully commercialized Vessl® which is now sold on a variety of brands in 50 countries worldwide.
Mr. Montoya is a highly esteemed professional with experience in branding, local and national programming, supply chain, procurement, forecasting, and development of winning sales strategies. Mr. Montoya started his career on the ground floor of the beverage industry as a local Sales Representative with Coors Brewing Company. He has since led turnaround performance as an On-Premise Executive and Distributor Manager for global brands including Blue Moon Belgian White, and Coors light. Mr. Montoya brings Vessl, Inc. the proven ability to deliver phenomenal revenue growth, develop top-level leadership, and build high-performance brands and markets from the ground-up. Mr. Montoya received his Bachelor of Business Management with an emphasis in Operations from New Mexico State University.
Mr. Kelley is a serial inventor and entrepreneur, and currently has investments in multiple companies across various industry segments, including Vessl, Inc. In 1997, Mr. Kelley founded Sanük. Mr. Kelley’s products and marketing revolutionized the sandal market by incorporating unique designs and materials such as artificial turf, leopard prints and poncho fabric. For example, Sanük’s Sidewalk Surfer product line created a new category of footwear that is a combination of a shoe and a sandal. In July of 2011, Deckers Outdoor Corporation purchased Sanuk for over $200 million. Prior to founding Sanük, Mr. Kelley developed Trac-top which quickly grew to become the number one top traction surface for surfboards. While running Trac-Top Mr. Kelley met the founders of Reef, a sandal manufacturer. Mr. Kelley helped launch Reef by utilizing his Trac-Top sales representatives as the sales force for Reef’s sandals in the action sports industry. Soon thereafter Mr. Kelley sold Trac-Top, and the founders of Reef offered Mr. Kelley an equity position to join Reef. During his tenure at Reef, Mr. Kelley developed the first sandal display rack and implemented a successful count and fill service program. Mr. Kelley grew Reef’s sales from $2 million in 1991 to $22 million in 1996, when he left Reef to start his own company.
Joshua Pack is a Managing Partner at Fortress, serving on the investment committee for the Credit Funds and heads Illiquid Investing at Fortress. Mr. Pack is also a member of the Management Committee of Fortress and heads the Los Angeles office. Since joining Fortress’ Credit Business at its inception in 2002, Mr. Pack has invested in hundreds of corporate debt and structured credit transactions with an emphasis towards single tenant net lease, distress, media and entertainment, sports, digital media, restaurants, retail, broadcasting and wireless spectrum. Through his personal office, Mr. Pack is an active angel investor in technology, restaurants, real estate and consumer products. He serves on several corporate and philanthropic boards and advisory groups and is active in a number of local LA charities. Mr. Pack attended the United States Air Force Academy and received a B.A. in Economics from California State University, San Marcos. He lives in Los Angeles, California with his wife and four children.
Mr. Taylor has over 20 years of CPG experience while working in several different functional areas of the beer industry. He started his career working for an Anheuser-Busch distributor in Minnesota until he moved to Southern California where he gained marketing agency experience at the Integer Group covering multiple states in the southwest business area. Following his experience with the agency, Jeremy held various roles at Coors/MillerCoors including Marketing Manager for AZ, Las Vegas and San Diego, Distributor Sales Manager for Hawaii, and most recently led thier managed chain division for the Pacific Northwest. He also serves as the President of Virdi, Vessl’s partner company that serves the cannabis industry with Vessl technology. Mr. Taylor’s cross-functional skill set and diverse geographic background will help expand our managed chain business with diligence and discipline.
Dr. Phillips is an economist/agricultural economist as well as a business consultant to for-profit and social enterprises with over 25 years of experience in the areas of risk management, strategic planning, marketing, branding, analytics, big data, business development, sustainability and global expansion. Phillips is a former Director of International Marketing & Risk Management at American Express and consultant to technology companies and start-ups such as Cisco Systems, BioLargo, Neucor, and Riverbed. She serves as a senior advisor on sustainability to PlugnPlay Tech Center in Silicon Valley. Dr. Phillips is a champion of the 17 UN SDGs and supports nonprofit organizations as well as companies of any scale to integrate the SDGs into their business planning, Business Intelligence, ESG &CSR. Dr. Phillips was a finalist for the 2020 Women in Tech Excellence Awards.
Mr. Harris has been involved with hundreds of new product launches over the past 23 years encompassing Dairy, Juice, Functional, & Dietary Supplements for start-ups to large Fortune 500 organizations. He started his food career at age 5 working in his family’s business keeping bees and selling honey at local farmers markets. Mr. Harris has since lead quality, supply chain, and manufacturing operations covering Aseptic, ESL, Hot Fill, & Cold Fill processes across multiple packaging platforms. Prior to joining Vessl, Mr. Harris held the following positions: President, Double Barrel Enterprises; Vice President Operations, AZPack; Vice President Operations, Aseptic Solutions USA/Glanbia; Plant Manager, Aseptic Solutions USA; UHT Production Supervisor, Stremick’s Heritage Foods.
Requires no change in consumer behavior to activate
Active ingredients retain freshness
Improves product integrity
Prolongs product shelf life
Provides instant mixing
Assures accurate dosing
Yes. Vessl™ is internationally compliant and uses materials intended for food contact (Data available upon request).
The functionality of the closure is independent of the bottle or container and can therefore be adapted to fit a wide variety of standard and custom neck diameters and thread configurations.
Yes. Vessl™ can be sterilized utilizing a variety of standard processes, including thermal, radiation or chemical treatments. The current production version can withstand sterilization up to 180° Fahrenheit or 80° Celsius.
The current production version has a 5.4ml chamber, and depending on the application it can contain between 1ml to 3.7ml of liquid ingredients. The size of the chamber can be significantly increased or reduced depending on the intended application.
In order to accurately provide pricing for the Vessl™, we would need to determine:
1. Depends on whether your interest is in the current production version of 28mm PCO 1810, or a new Vessl™ with a specific neck finish and thread dimension.
2. Annual volume over the first three years.
3. The size and chamber requirements of the closure.
Standardization and volume are always key to efficient costs. We can discuss pricing options after thoroughly understanding your production needs.
The Vessl™ team has the capability to either fill your product for application to the final container, provide full turnkey products or to provide the filling equipment needed for you to fill, pressurize and apply the closure in-house.
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With its patented bottle closure systems, Vessl is on a mission to completely eliminate the need for disposable plastic bottles
“In the fast-paced world we live in, most people tend to twist off a bottle cap, or pop open a can several times a day.”
Vessl, Inc. Introduces Tea of a Kind RECOVERY Beverage Developed in Collaboration With NFL Athlete Marshawn Lynch
“Vessl, Inc. announced the launch of a game-changing product with NFL star and entrepreneur Marshawn Lynch. The drink, called RECOVERY, was developed by one of Vessl’s beverage brands, Tea of a Kind, with the help of Beast Mode himself.”
Vessl Announces Canadian Expansion and $10 Million Transaction With Beacon Hill Brands
“Vessl, Inc., a company dedicated to reducing plastic waste and re-defining eCommerce for a sustainable future, today announced the closing of an investment by Beacon Hill Brands, Inc., of $3 million in Vessl’s Series B preferred stock and $2 million in Vessl’s subsidiary Virdi, LLC.”
Vessl Enlists GRAMMY Award Winning Artist Miguel as Creative Advisor and Sustainability Ambassador
“Vessl, Inc., owners of the Vessl technology and the ready to drink tea brand Tea of a Kind, announced that GRAMMY® Award winning singer, songwriter, producer and global Artist Miguel is now a Corporate Ambassador and Advisor for the company.”
Vessl Teams Up with the American Cancer Society for Breast Cancer Awareness
“Vessl, Inc., owners of the Vessl technology and the ready to drink tea brand Tea of a Kind, announced that the company is joining forces with the American Cancer Society in their Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (MSABC) Campaign. On Saturday, October 24, 2020 thousands of local breast cancer survivors, caregivers, volunteers, and corporate and community members are uniting to make the greatest impact to save lives and ensure no one faces breast cancer alone at the (MSACB) ‘Strides Ride.’”
Amway expands use of unique dispensing system
“In bringing out a new skin care line called Artistry Signature Select, Amway is among the first to leverage the unique advantages of the Vessl nitrogen-pressurized dispensing system.”
These Groundbreaking Startups Will Forever Change Our Relationship to Single-Use Plastic
“Plastic pollution is one of our greatest environmental threats. These companies are fighting back.”
Making Supply Chain Operation More Efficient for Business
“Most beverage companies today leverage single-use disposable plastic bottles to reduce cost. However, the environmental impact of using these plastic bottles is far from optimum.”