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Vitamin Products DownUnder Protected by Tracer Particles

Vitamin Products DownUnder Protected by Tracer Particles

28-11-2016

Australian company Blackmores, which makes a range of vitamins and natural health products, will use anti-counterfeit packaging technology by brand protection group YPB for its vitamins range over the next two years according to a report in PKN recently...

New Label Shows When Food Pack Opened

New Label Shows When Food Pack Opened

08-11-2016

Insignia Technologies, based in the UK, has developed ‘Pull and Time’; an active and intelligent film label solution that helps prevent food waste by offering consumers information about how long a food package has been open...

Its in the Can: New Partnership Adds Digital Intelligence on Industrial Scale

Its in the Can: New Partnership Adds Digital Intelligence on Industrial Scale

28-11-2016

Crown Holdings one of the world’s major metal packaging producers and EVRYTHNG, the Internet of Things (IoT) smart products platform developer, are collaborating to help food and beverage brand owners harness the power of IoT technology by...

Tracing your REAL Olive Oil

Tracing your REAL Olive Oil

08-11-2016

Italian olive oil producers are turning to near-field communication (NFC) tags to allow customers to authenticate purchases, as reported in Securing Industry. Producers from the Tuscany region will use tags supplied by ThinFilm Electronics in combination with...

New Can Code Offers Security and Marketing Opportunities

New Can Code Offers Security and Marketing Opportunities

08-11-2016

To help brands improve product traceability and support greater consumer engagement, Crown has developed CrownSecure™, a code scanning system for cans that assigns every package a unique identity, quick response (QR) code. During manufacturing and distribution, product information is...

Charity Will Benefit From Scannable Coke Bottles

Charity Will Benefit From Scannable Coke Bottles

28-11-2016

Global soft drinks brand, Coca-Cola has launched a Christmas campaign that will raise awareness of hunger charity FareShare’s work with millions of people across the UK, while raising vital funds to help feed people in need. The charity redistributes food that...

Smart Dispensing Solution for Medicines Aids Safety and Compliance

Smart Dispensing Solution for Medicines Aids Safety and Compliance

28-11-2016

Amcor Rigid Plastics, a division of Amcor, has announced the launch of an RFID-integrated pill-dispensing solution. The battery-powered system, known as the S.M.R.T Bottle (the initials stand for separate, monitor, release and track), has a clock-calendar function that registers and stores the time, date and number of each dose taken...

Fresh Insights into the Packaging of the Future

Fresh Insights into the Packaging of the Future

28-11-2016

Our friends at Packz are running their Packaging Insights seminars for a 5th season in early 2017. Two dates have been booked at the Hotel New York in Rotterdam: 12th January and 9th February 2017. The topics for 2017:...