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Tin Tunes Up for the Royal Wedding!21-05-2018
Electronic packaging specialists, Electropac, has joined forces with confectionery firm, Churchill’s, to produce a patriotic souvenir in advance of the Royal Wedding - a musical version of their Around London tinned giftware, filled with 150grams of assorted biscuits.
Blockchain Initiatives Enable Local sourcing an Halal Verification03-06-2018
To separate developments show how quickly Blockchain technology can be used to enable two very differnent aspects of modern food supply chains.
‘Molecular’ Tag Adds New Level of Tracking and Authentication03-06-2018
Applied DNA Sciences, a US based provider of molecular-based security and authentication solutions, has introduced its latest security print platform solution, SigNature®, featuring the Videojet 1860M continuous inkjet (CIJ) printer . Find out all about this exciting new product at the AIPIA Summit of the Americas in New Jersey (4/5 June). The product was first shown at Interphex USA in New York this April.
No Absorber Pads Required in New Meat & Produce Pack03-06-2018
Good design can often lead to ‘smarter’ packages. Fresh meats, fish, fruits and vegetables which release liquids that need to be captured and separated from the product to extend shelf life, as well as presenting a more appealing product to consumers can now be acheived without the need of absorber pads, it is claimed. The new GravityTray offers another solution.
SmartLabel Program Gets Boost from Digimarc21-05-2018
Digimarc Corporation has announced its support of SmartLabel® and the availability of Digimarc Barcode scanning capabilities within the SmartLabel app during TransparencyIQ in Chicago, which brings together leaders driving product transparency. Digimarc is offering brands and retailers a more reliable, efficient and flexible method for delivering SmartLabel to consumers, it claims. The company will be paricipating at the AIPIA Summit of the Americas (4/5 June) in Jersey City.
“Best Before’ Labels Going at Tesco…What’s Next?03-06-2018
Tesco has announced plans to remove ‘Best Before’ dates from almost 70 fruit and vegetable products in an effort to reduce the amount of usable food being thrown away, according to a report in the Independent newspaper in UK. The labels will be removed from popular lines such as apples, potatoes, tomatoes, lemons and other citrus fruit and onions, among others, the report says.
Combining AR and NFC for a Moody Smart Label21-05-2018
Multi-Color Corporation and Talkin’ Things are the first Internet of Things (IoT) packaging platform providers to combine Augmented Reality (AR) and NFC technology to create a unique customer experience in connected product that will help boost its sales, they say.
AIPIA goes East After Being West03-06-2018
Following on from its first USA summit, AIPIA is running two important one day events for the Asian markets in Bangkok (June 14th) and Shanghai (July 12th) alongside the Propak Asia and ProPak China exhibitions.