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What We Need from Printed Electronics

What We Need from Printed Electronics

22-09-2017

Printed Electronics is one of the core products of the Active & Intelligent Packaging revolution. It has the potential to be the breakthrough technology for reducing costs and expanding functionality of intelligent packaging solutions, as well as providing both simple and highly sophisticated tracking and inspection systems (such as time, temperature indicators incorporating alerts and GPS).

Disrupting the Way We Look at Packaging

Disrupting the Way We Look at Packaging

18-09-2017

A world of connected packaging sounds impressive but how can a FMCG/CPG brand benefit? The technology is impressive but how can brands use this to translate to tangible value in their terms. This, of course, is one of the big questions that many Brand Owners are asking about A&IP. Some, for sure, have found compelling answers. But if proof is needed….

Oxygen Barrier System for Bag-in-Box Wines

Oxygen Barrier System for Bag-in-Box Wines

22-09-2017

Rapak, part of DS Smith, Plastics Division, has developed an oxygen scavenger active packaging system that significantly decreases the oxygen levels on wine bags, increases product shelf-life and provides a premium customer experience, it claims.

Smart Packaging to Accelerate Value Creation

Smart Packaging to Accelerate Value Creation

18-09-2017

Consumer packaging has become increasingly important as a value-adding element, since packages shape the consumer's experience of the product during use, as well as accelerating the purchase decision. The strategic benefits of viewing packaging as a central value carrier are clear. To consumers, the product and its packaging are often regarded as closely integrated and consumers' initial impression of the quality and value of a product is sometimes determined by their judgment of the package. Adding digitized content to the package is seen as a major ‘next step’ in this value creation process.

Join the PepsiCo A&IP Challenge at the AIPIA Congress

Join the PepsiCo A&IP Challenge at the AIPIA Congress

22-09-2017

Once again the AIPIA Congress will host an exciting interactive session, asking members to come up with their very best ideas for new packaging formats for PepsiCo brands incorporating Active & Intelligent Packaging....

Packaging Strategies for Food Shelf-life Extension

Packaging Strategies for Food Shelf-life Extension

22-09-2017

There are few areas of A&IP which are attracting more attention than the technologies to offer longer shelf life and, so reduce food waste. This is not just a business issue, but one of international importance to Governments and the United Nations as well as the global population who, depending where they are, want better food, safer food… or just food.

New Heat-Activated, Tamper-Evident Ink Improves Detection

New Heat-Activated, Tamper-Evident Ink Improves Detection

22-09-2017

Chromatic Technologies Inc (CTI) announced the introduction of Tamper Alert, a new irreversible, heat-activated ink technology to identify tamper evidence in labels and packaging for chemicals, pharmaceuticals, food, electronics and other products targeted for theft and counterfeiting.

Record Number of Exhibitors at AIPIA Congress 2017

Record Number of Exhibitors at AIPIA Congress 2017

22-09-2017

The Demonstration area, Seeing is Believing, has always been one of the most popular features of the AIPIA Congress. This year the number of companies there has already exceeded last year with a good number of new faces as well as many returning with their latest developments and ideas.