Avery Dennison has partnered with Schreiner MediPharm and PragmatIC to leverage NFC technology by extending smart packaging to the unit-level for everyday pharma products

The NFC technology can offer several important functionalities such as tamper evidence, secure authentication, end-to-end traceability, and easy re-ordering. In the case of pharmaceutical products, it can also connect the patient to easy-to-read instructions, video/audio guides, helplines,...

Schreiner MediPharm joins DoseID

Comprised of leading healthcare sector players, DoseID was established for the purpose of introducing an industry-wide standard. RFID technology has been gaining traction in the healthcare sector, but standardized tools for tracking medications, devices and consumables are lacking.

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RFID a new opportunity to leverage a sustainable approach, reduce waste and environmental impact

As well as Reynolds itself, many of its customers were also facing increased waste disposal costs and were looking for a more sustainable approach, suggesting a change from cardboard to so-called totes: returnable and reusable plastic crates. Although more sustainable, they cost around ten times...

Avery Dennison has launched a new initiative to bring together technology and business leaders to establish transparency within the supply chain

The film features a series of interviews with pioneers in the space. It confirms the findings of Avery Dennison’s recent market reports, analyzing key sectors, including apparel, food, beauty, and logistics that are establishing best practice in transparency. Key findings include the fact that...

Discussing key trends including automation, AI, flexible packaging, hybrid printing and sustainability
The label is key to resolving the challenges of modern logistics and the recipe for successful delivery, full transparency and ethical provenance.

Simultaneously, e-commerce is booming. Some companies are struggling to meet demand fueled by the increasing number of customers adopting online buying habits. The shift to virtual shopping and a focus on consumer desire for safety has had a massive impact on the logistics market and the entire...

Intelligent labels and smart packaging are designed to deliver valuable additional product information to us at point of purchase or point of use
Security labels and packaging play an important part in protecting brands and us from risk
DataLase has partnered with Result Group, an Australia-based business, to bring its coding solutions to the region and further expand its global reach

DataLase’s coding technologies are advanced methods of applying variable information onto various packaging types, including GS1, 2D, and 1D barcodes, batch/date codes, check-weigh, and sequential batch numbers. It combines novel laser technology with unique color change pigments to create high...

Exploring common product handling devices and controls used with automated label applicators in a wide range of end-use applications

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