A Year in Headlines
Domino Launches Disappearing Ink for Track & Trace Solutions; Leibinger Launches New Security Ink; Spectra Systems Receives its First Order for TruBrand; The Unintended Consequences of Going Purely Digital; Security Features – Threads; Advances in Security Printing; Researchers Discover Fake Graphene; New Cheque Fraud Prevention Technology Makes its Debut.
Schreiner Expands ProTech Solution; EUIPO Launches Anti-Counterfeiting Forum; Risk Assessment Framework for Fake Meds; DSS Advanced App for Supply Chain Investigators; Uncopiable Tags to Fight Counterfeit Goods; Advances in Colour Science; Security Fibres; UNICRI and SICPA Sign a New Agreement.
Mühlbauer and PragmatIC Announce Strategic Partnership; UPM Raflatac Expands Pharma Security Label Materials; DDS Explores Issues of Trust in the Transition to Digital Systems; India Looks to Raise Bar for Online Counterfeit Sales – Considers Seed Traceability; Opsec Partners with Cybersecurity Company; Systech and Excellis Announce Partnership for Brand Protection; Security Background Printing; VIAVI Unveils Wireless NearInfrared Spectrometer.
Authentix Acquires Security Print Solutions; Nanotech Launches First Commercial Products; WHO to Develop Policy on Track and Trace for Pharma; A Quantum Leap from IQDEMY for Security; Blockchains Hacked; Document Security Systems Announces Partnerships.
Google Announces Electronic IDs for Android; Nanotubes for Anti-Counterfeiting; The Challenge of Digital Secured Documents; Vehicle and Document Protection from Schreiner; Ashton Potter Enhances ProLinc Solution; Smartphone Applications; VerifyMe and Covectra Enter into Strategic Partnership; Lumii – Printing 3D & 2D Effects; Circulating Banknote with Motion Surface.
RFID Moves Forward for PragmatIC; Authentic Vision Joins Forces with DNV; Systech and Toppan Sign Partnership; InData Systems Launches Portable Data Collector; Kenya Anti-Counterfeit Features on Plates; Partnership for VerifyMe and INX; India to Introduces Mandatory Barcoding; Unique Codes – Beyond Authentication; Japanese Team Develops Ink-Free Printing; UK Government Publishes IP Guide; De La Rue Sells ID Business.
Amazon Launches Transparency; Arjo Solutions Expands into Latin America; University Researcher Develops Textile Traceability Technology; Authentic Vision Forges Ahead with New Partnerships; Document Security Systems Announces Blockchain Based Tracking; ASPA All Set to Launch a New Fight Against Counterfeiting in India; Cryptography at Breaking Point?; Toppan Develops World’s First Moire Pattern Generation System.
Bank of England and DASA Launch Market Exploration, IN Groupe in Exclusive Negotiations to Acquire SURYS; Artificial Intelligence to Combat Counterfeiting in Dubai; Scientists Develop Artificial Tongue that can Taste Whisky; Reconnaissance to Publish Updated Tax Stamp Report; India to Use Microdots on Vehicles; Mastercard To Use Blockchain for Fashion; Colorcon and TruTag Technologies Enter into Development Agreement; Fujitsu Provides Safer Authentication in Open Environments; New Anti-Counterfeiting Standard Introduced in China; Schreiner MediPharm Offers Forensic Feature for Pharma Labels; Canadian Banknote Company Invests in Nano Technology; UAE to Impose Tax Stamps on E-Cigarettes.
De La Rue’s New Marijuana Contract, and the State of the Market; Nano/Blockchain Combination for AntiCounterfeiting; Authentication News: Past, Present – and Future?; Metamaterials Two-Part Optical Security Features; YBP Makes Advances with Micro Motif; Graphimecc’s Serialisation Equipment; Motion Surface – When Micro is Nano; Tax Stamp Forum Showcases Excise Stamps as Part of Broader Ecosystem; Toshiba Makes Trademark History.
Nanotech KolourDepth for Banknote Security; OpSec to Buy MarkMonitor; Toppan Develops AntiCounterfeiting Partnerships for Brand Protection; De La Rue Launches IDProtect; Identifying Counterfeit Cladding; INCM Brings Art to Machine Readable Coding; Smartphone Authentication by Touch.
SICPA Launches its ‘Brightest Star’ for Secure Labels; Authentication at Your Fingertips; Optically Variable Features in Banknotes; Complete Print Inspection from BVS; Printing in Depth; 3rd Authentication Forum Provides Leadership on AntiCounterfeiting.