smart packaging

Digital Transformation

What Good is all that Automation, Digital Transformation & Data if Consumers Don’t See it?

The more people I’ve heard from within various consumer product companies, the more impressed I am with just how far we’ve come with digital transformation, automation and the ability to generate data and use it to drive smarter businesses and … Read More

Qliktag Platform SmartLabel Version 2.2

Qliktag Software Releases Latest SmartLabel® Version 2.2 for Platform Users

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., May 5, 2020  — Qliktag Software Inc. a leading software innovator has announced the release of the latest version 2.2 specification SmartLabel® as one of the key new features on the latest release of its Qliktag Platform. The Qliktag … Read More

global digital id for products

Digital Identification & Tracking of Consumer Products and Assets the New Way

As the world has drastically shifted gears in a bid to tackle the Covid-19 crisis, a lot of what we’ve been reading is how rapidly so many people around the world are mobilizing in different ways together. There are groups … Read More

Item Serialization Digital Transformation of Supply Chain

Why Product Serialization is a Key Step Towards Digital Transformation

Today most consumer products have barcodes or identifiers at an item SKU level, manufacturing batch level and pallet level which allow them to be identified and tracked through the supply chain. These are tied to an ERP system from the … Read More

Smart Factory - Industry 4.0 and Smart Products Smart Packaging

Industry 4.0 Without Connected Smart Products & Smart Packaging is an Incomplete Picture

Industry 4.0 or the 4th industrial revolution is shaping rapidly in several core areas. The Smart Factory has taken off globally and combined with IoT and autonomous robots the shift in manufacturing is well under way. Supply chains have evolved … Read More

Qliktag Connected Packaging Platform - AIPIA World Congress

Getting Connected Packaging & Digitalization of Products Right from the Get-go

A few weeks ago we attended the AIPIA (Active & Intelligent Packaging Industry Association) World Congress in Amsterdam and one of the opening remarks made was: the technology for connected packaging has been available for some time now and it’s … Read More

Qliktag IoT Platform Sponsor for Smart Pack 2019

Qliktag to Exhibit a New Smart Packaging Event This September in San Diego, CA.

13thAugust 2019, Newport Beach CA, According to a recent Smithers Pira report, the combined active and intelligent packaging market is forecast to grow at an impressive annual rate of 5.9% through 2023, meaning huge opportunities for packaging converters, solution providers, … Read More

Smart Packaging for Pharmaceutical Serialization Traceability and Anti Counterfeit

How Smart Packaging In Pharmaceuticals Can Take The Fight To Counterfeit Medicines

Counterfeit medicines are fake and of sub-standard quality that pose considerable risk to people due to contamination, lack of active ingredients or incorrect dosage of active ingredients. With more people preferring to buy medicines online, the market for counterfeit medicines … Read More

Pharmaceutical Product Serialisation EU

EU Pharmaceutical Serialisation Directive -Future of Pharma Smart Packaging

According to the estimates of World Health Organisation (WHO), 1 million people globally lose their lives due to falsified medicines. It is the most lucrative of all counterfeiting businesses, netting in  150-200 billion euros per year. In order to put … Read More

How ‘Connected’ Consumer Products Could Help Reduce Food Waste in the Near Future

Approximately 1.3 billion tonnes or one-third of the food produced in the world for human consumption gets wasted every year, amounting to a loss of roughly $680 billion in industrialized countries. More than 40% of this waste and loss occurs … Read More