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Join Procter & Gamble Consumer Goods Hackathon

Join Procter & Gamble Consumer Goods Hackathon

19-07-2016

Together with several other large non-competing companies, Procter & Gamble is organising a 2-day digital disruption hackathon for consumer goods. Deloitte is leading the event, facilitating discussions and several large companies are currently sponsoring the event (AB-Inbev, ING, Eggsplore, bpost and P&G).

New RFID Sensors Work as Temp Data Loggers

New RFID Sensors Work as Temp Data Loggers

12-07-2016

SMARTRAC and RFMicron have each released new passive ultrahigh-frequency (UHF) temperature-sensing RFID inlays that they are marketing as low-cost alternatives to data loggers or active RFID tags, for use in tracking the temperatures of such products...

New Paper-Based Tamper Evident Seal with RFID & More

New Paper-Based Tamper Evident Seal with RFID & More

12-07-2016

Jujo Thermal, which offers security paper solutions against counterfeiting, in cooperation with brand protection company Starke Ltd, has launched a multilayered tamper evident seal, EXTRASSURE®, which combines the security features of its paper security technology with RFID...

Little to Fear from Nanoparticles in Food & Packaging say Reports

Little to Fear from Nanoparticles in Food & Packaging say Reports

25-06-2016

Food Standards Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ) has just released two long-awaited reports on the safety of nanoparticles in food, one on additives and one on packaging. Both reports were based on comprehensive surveys of the scientific literature and relevant patents...

Chocolate Melts in the Pack, not in your Mouth

Chocolate Melts in the Pack, not in your Mouth

12-07-2016

Exothermix, a Texas based company developing portable heating solutions has come up with a new pack which melts the chocolate inside in under 3 minutes. The product, called Darko Chocolate can simplify the process of pouring chocolate over fruit, desserts...

Screwcap USA Style

Screwcap USA Style

12-07-2016

St. Louis based Synek is working on a RFID-enabled wine cartridge to help deliver a personalized wine-drinking experience to consumers. The WiFi enabled technology allows the drinker to track their wine preferences via a smartphone...

Oxygen-sensing Label has Anti-Counterfeit Feature

Oxygen-sensing Label has Anti-Counterfeit Feature

25-06-2016

Researchers in China have developed smart labels that react to oxygen and could be used to detect foods that are counterfeit or have been tampered with. The team from Xiamen University and the Fujian Research Institute of Metric Science are using honeycomb-like nanospheres...

New Security Cap Fights Crop Protection Fakes

New Security Cap Fights Crop Protection Fakes

12-07-2016

Bayer has unveiled a new security cap for its crop protection range, according to an item in Securing Industry. CapSeal is used to protect its crop protection products from counterfeiting. Based on the Trustseal technology developed by...