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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.

Schreiner MediPharm: Anti-counterfeiting label and cap
May 12, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

Schreiner MediPharm: Label and cap

Flexi-Cap prevents illegal reuse of medicine containers.
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Diamond-based technology targets drug counterfeiting
May 7, 2015 | News

Diamond-based technology targets drug counterfeiting

The use of diamond powder as an authentication tool is showing promising results in development. The allotrope is said to be easily incorporated into current manufacturing and printing protocols, with no overt changes in package design or production facility retooling.
Elif: 3D holographic printing
April 30, 2015 | Product Brief

Elif: 3D holographic printing

3D and holographic printing technology differentiates products with a stimulating visual experience.
Global Closure Systems: Anti-counterfeiting closure
April 24, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

Global Closure Systems: Anti-counterfeiting closure

Tiva 2 can be applied to a wide range of bottles at speeds up to 600 bpm.
Graphic Security Systems: Customizable security
April 7, 2015 | Product Brief

Graphic Security Systems: Customizable security

BrandMark™ customizable security system uses an encoded icon that can be authenticated using a smartphone app.
March 18, 2015 | News

Is drug counterfeiting the perfect crime?

With low legal risks and low barrier to entry, counterfeiters are becoming more sophisticated.
Sproxil Inc.: Product verification technology
February 20, 2015 | Product Brief

Sproxil Inc.: Product verification technology

With Mobile Product Authentication, smartphone users can verify products and avoid counterfeits.
Counterfeiting info graphic sourced from Pharmapack website.
February 12, 2015 | News

LIVE FROM PHARMAPACK: Global pharma community accepts GS1 standards for identifying and capturing serialized codes

Non-profit group now turns attention to standards for sharing the data.
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.
Schreiner ProSecure: Security seals
October 28, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Schreiner ProSecure: Security seals

Quality seals protect Leica Geosystems’ original accessories against counterfeiting.


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