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Anti-Counterfeiting Packaging News

Articles report on the issues and trends in anti-counterfeiting and brand protection for packaging. Topics include key anti-counterfeiting and brand protection applications such as RFID, bar coding, holography, nanotechnology, taggants, and other security options. Also includes expert commentary and case studies offering valuable advice on the latest in anti-counterfeiting for healthcare packaging.

A view of the main concourse area during PACK EXPO International Nov. 4 in Chicago.
November 4, 2014 | News

Assessing options in anti-counterfeiting

Spectroscopy can help distinguish counterfeits by testing a packaging or pharmaceutical product with an instrument that graphs responses to light and generates a match or no-match message.
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Schreiner ProSecure: Security seals
October 28, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Schreiner ProSecure: Security seals

Quality seals protect Leica Geosystems’ original accessories against counterfeiting.
September 25, 2014 | News

Pharmaceutical packaging innovation advances quality, speed, and efficiency

Latest technologies and educational opportunities showcased at Pharma EXPO.
Jim Butschli, Healthcare Packaging Editor
September 24, 2014 | Column/Opinion

One trillion dollars!

See you in Chicago for Pharma Expo’s debut.
GS1 US has published a guideline that details how to implement GS1 Standards to support the 2013 Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), and enhance patient safety and security in the pharmaceutical supply chain. (This photo is for illustration purposes only.)
September 17, 2014 | News

Guideline delineates how to implement GS1 standards

Document provides intelligence to support pharmaceutical lot-level management and future item-level traceability requirements
Anti-counterfeiting packaging market worth $128.6 billion by 2019
August 28, 2014 | News

Anti-counterfeiting packaging market worth $128.6 billion by 2019

Authentication technologies to grow the highest within this market due to increasing awareness of counterfeit products.
Counterfeit Report says Alibaba U.S. IPO ‘has some shady baggage’
July 15, 2014 | Column/Opinion

Counterfeit Report says Alibaba U.S. IPO ‘has some shady baggage’

Report asks if U.S. investors will fund the global proliferation of counterfeit goods?
Friedbert Klefenz, President of Bosch Packaging Technology
May 21, 2014 | News

Pharma and food drive packaging equipment growth

At interpack 2014, Bosch Packaging Technologies unveiled its growth strategy through 2020, including a focus on food and pharmaceuticals, and full-service packaging line supply.
Almac line at the Audubon, PA, facility.
May 19, 2014 | News

Almac conference tackles drug compliance, counterfeiting

Reporting from Almac’s May 16 event in Audubon, PA, “Compliance & Counterfeiting—Ensuring your drug product reaches the patient.”
Parenteral Drug Assn. President Richard Johnson
May 12, 2014 | News

Healthcare Packaging goes to Washington: Part I of a four-part series

An update on the Parenteral Drug Assn. from President Richard M. Johnson in Bethesda, MD.


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