A report conducted by Polaris Market Research estimates that the global nano-enabled packaging market will reach US$89 billion ($121 billion) by 2026, and that Asia-Pacific is expected to lead the global nano-enabled packaging market until 2021.
New cloud-based tool for fresh produce labelling
A cloud-based printing tool to improve coding and labelling for fresh produce has been released by Matthews. The free iDSnet Cloud software generates and prints carton, crate and SSCC labels.
Smart packaging builds trust and opens trade doors
On-pack track and trace technology, in the form of smart labels, is being embraced by Australasia’s meat producers, as a tool to deliver supply chain transparency, product authentication, proof of provenance, consumer engagement, and now, COVID-19 clearance.
Laava puts Smart Fingerprint on Tamburlaine wines
Tamburlaine Organic Wines’ 2021 range will feature a unique Laava Smart Fingerprint, which on scanning allows consumers to explore the wine’s backstory, and connect to micro-investment platform Upstreet to receive shares in a sustainability Exchange Traded Fund (ETF).