With the smart packaging prototype of a "counting folding carton", the August Faller Group (Waldkirch, Germany) has designed an innovative packaging solution that can improve compliance and make it easier for patients to handle their medicines. The intelligent, interactive medicine packaging is equipped with a small e-paper display and electronic controls (buttons). With the development of smart packaging, the specialist for secondary packaging materials for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry is taking account of the ongoing digitalisation in the e-health market and the growing interest in interactive packaging solutions.
The Multi-Color Corporation (Cincinnati, Ohio), a global leader in premium label solutions announces a strategic partnership with Talkin’ Things, a smart packaging system. This system enables brands to communicate with consumers, protect against counterfeiting, track products throughout the supply chain, and much more.
Thin Film Electronics ASA (Oslo, Norway), a global leader in NFC (near field communication) mobile marketing and smart packaging solutions, recently announced that John McNulty has joined the organisation as EVP marketing. The company also announced the promotion of Christian Delay to EVP software.