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New App Improves Pharma Security Feature

New App Improves Pharma Security Feature

08-01-2018

BitSecure is a copy detection pattern created by the Competence Center Schreiner ProSecure using printed digital security features based on a high-resolution, cloud-like random pattern which enables digital authentication of pharmaceutical packaging using a smartphone app. At Pharmapack 2018 (Paris Feb 7-8), Schreiner MediPharm will present a new app for BitSecure authentication with selected smartphones as well as the latest generation of handheld readers.

Partnership Brings ‘Internet of Packaging’ to SmartLabel

Partnership Brings ‘Internet of Packaging’ to SmartLabel

08-01-2018

A US provider of QR Code mobile technology services, Scanbuy, has teamed up with AIPIA member Kezzler to bring the internet of packaging (IOP) to consumer packaged goods companies and retailers. Kezzler provides business services for product serialisation, tracking and tracing.

AIPIA Members Offered Free Coverage in American Markets

AIPIA Members Offered Free Coverage in American Markets

05-01-2018

AIPIA’s partners in the upcoming AIPIA Americas Summit, Brand Experience Magazine (BXP), are making an exciting offer of free publicity to AIPIA members who would like to participate in a special issue...

RFID Use in Apparel Sector: At the tipping Point?

RFID Use in Apparel Sector: At the tipping Point?

08-01-2018

Mark Roberti, editor of RFID Journal says it's been clear for the past few years that retail apparel will be the first market to adopt radio frequency identification technology on a large scale. Apparel is RF-friendly, and each item comes in a variety of colours and sizes, making it difficult to manage inventory effectively.

Packaging That Can Power Itself

Packaging That Can Power Itself

08-01-2018

Two researchers are studying how to create smart packaging that converts the bumps and friction that packages encounter in the distribution environment into energy that can power sensors to monitor products in transit.

BRIC Economies Ramp Up Track & Trace for Pharma

BRIC Economies Ramp Up Track & Trace for Pharma

08-01-2018

Two of the major BRIC countries, Brazil and Russia, are increasing their efforts to ensure traceability and authentication of pharmaceutical products, according to Securing Industry.

Drink Wine..Hear Voices? Its All about the Label!

Drink Wine..Hear Voices? Its All about the Label!

03-01-2018

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE), based in Victoria, Australia and whose brands include Penfolds, Wolf Blass and Lindemans’, has partnered with a company called Tactic on an augmented reality (AR) campaign that sees labels tell stories via an app.

IKEA Printed Electronics Open Innovation Challenges

IKEA Printed Electronics Open Innovation Challenges

03-01-2018

IKEA is looking into the area of Printed Electronics (PE) for ideas that could transform its operations. As a first step, the company will run two Open Innovation Challenges. The challenges are in the areas of Digital Communication Carriers and E-Labels.