Security, Coding & Marking

  • Combatting human error with coding automation

    By Converter on August 6, 2019
    Adem Kulauzovic, director of Coding Automation, Domino, explains how integrated and automated coding and marking reduces costly product recalls Two years ago, almost half of all product recalls in the US food industry were caused by undeclared allergens or labelling errors that typically manifest themselves in inaccurate coding. Today, despite major advances in coding automation, the dial has barely shifted; […]
  • Conquering the art of can coding

    By Converter on July 18, 2019
    A traditional soft drink canning line processes enough beverage to fill two Olympic-size swimming pools every week – and that’s over 1.5 million cans. A typical alcoholic beverage can line would fill a pool even faster. The question is, could your coder keep up the pace? Domino’s global beverage sector manager Russell Wiseman supports and advises beverage manufacturers worldwide. Here […]
  • Upgrading to digital two way radio: What you need to know

    By Converter on October 22, 2018
    Businesses in the manufacturing and processing industries have been using two way radio for decades. When it comes to providing simple, reliable wireless voice communication on the shop floor, two way radio is still trusted by the majority of companies, even with the advent of mobile phones. Over the past few years, two way radio has undergone a significant upheaval. […]
  • InkJet introduces the DuraCode Continuous Inkjet (CIJ) Printer

    By Converter on August 1, 2018
    InkJet is excited to announce the launch of DuraCode, the company’s new, reliable and durable Continuous Inkjet (CIJ) Printer. DuraCode became commercially available this month for a wide range of industrial applications throughout the world DuraCode is designed with a robust IP55-rated stainless steel structure and delivers the best quality code continuously, day in and day out. This printer is […]
  • Stop the counterfeiters tampering with electronics

    By Converter on July 30, 2018
    The dramatic rise in counterfeiting across the $1billion global electronics industry has had a real impact on the anti-counterfeit packaging market. This market – that covers broadly printing, tags and labels – is expected to reach $105billion by 2023, with tags and labels the largest segment, rising to $65billion Part of this growth is down to the fact that the […]
  • Stop the counterfeiters tampering with electronics

    By dt-admin on July 5, 2018
    The dramatic rise in counterfeiting across the $1bn global electronics industry has had a real impact on the anti-counterfeit packaging market. This market – that covers broadly printing, tags and labels – is expected to reach $105bn by 2023, with tags and labels the largest segment, rising to $65bn. Part of this growth is down to the fact that the issue […]
  • SICK’s Inline code matcher verifies ‘right product – right packaging’

    By Converter on July 2, 2018
    SICK has developed an integrated high-speed quality control system, the Inline Code Matcher, that ensures the right packaging is always used for the right product, avoiding the risk of wasteful rejects, safety issues or costly customer returns.  The stand-alone system is easy to retrofit to existing packaging lines The Inline Code Matcher works by matching 1D or 2D code data […]
  • Opportunities for holography in light of new packaging report

    By Converter on June 18, 2018
    An international trade body has welcomed a new report, which it says opens the way to ‘significant’ opportunity and growth for packaging holography technologies The International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA) was commenting on the Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Technologies Market* market research report.  According to the findings, the global anti-counterfeit packaging technologies market is set to expand with a double-digit compound annual growth […]
  • New software improves production efficiency and product compliance

    By Converter on June 18, 2018
    Markem-Imaje releases Version 6.0 of its CoLOS  information management system which provides manufacturers with even higher uptime, throughput and compliance in their product coding and packaging activities In an era where margins are tight and traceability is becoming ever more important as recall scandals can quickly go global now, more than ever, manufacturers need accuracy and efficiency in their printing […]
  • Fresnel carves out branded packaging role for new sculpturing nanotechnology imagery

    By Converter on May 23, 2018
    New optical nanotechnology imagery, which enables designers to create eye-catching, elegant and sophisticated packaging, is available from international suppliers, Fresnels The Cellini and Cellini Plus images – named after Benvenuto Cellini, the renowned jeweller and sculptor to the Medicis – can strengthen packaging brand identity, while simultaneously offering improved resistance to the threat of piracy and counterfeiting. It can be […]