Coding & Labelling

The CEO of Australia Post, Christine Holgate, says brands need to insert security devices such as microchips and QR codes in packaging for products destined for China, where counterfeiting is rife.

Supermarket giant Woolworths will trial two-dimensional barcodes on fresh meat and poultry products from August.

ASX-listed Dotz Nano Limited has conducted successful in-plant tagging trials that have the potential to revolutionise the cannabis market's tracing ability.

UPM Raflatac has launched new “Pop-Up” labelling solutions for food, beverage, home care and personal care, designed to catch the consumer’s eye on supermarket shelves.

An Australian mango producer has deployed software from a New Zealand specialist to streamline its ripening and distribution operations.

Australian packaging automation and product traceability system integrator Foodmach has teamed up with global supply chain security expert Systech to bring its Unisecure technology to the ANZ market.

Impact Labels has become one of just two companies certified by Coles Supermarkets as a preferred flexographic label provider.

Global packaging and processing solution supplier tna has launched a new date-coding system which does not require compressed air.

Demand for anti-counterfeiting technology including holograms is increasing among packagers, according to a new report.

An Aussie blockchain tech start-up has joined GS1 Australia’s Alliance Partner Program in a bid to protect brands and supply chains.

KHS has launched a compact labelling machine for the food and beverage industry.

Matthews Australasia, exhibiting on Stand 59 at AUSPACK 2017, will show how the smarter Linx 8900 can expand flexibility, connectivity and customisation.

A new portable marking system offers a compact, entry-level option for continuous ink jet coding.

Filling and packaging specialist KHS GmbH has formed a new team focused on marketing and selling consumable goods.

Matthews Australasia will demonstrate its newly launched coding technologies at the Food Technology show in Queensland.