Protective measures

IBM develops mini-computer for counterfeit protection

April 2018 edition | Researchers of US company IBM are working on a mini-computer the size of a salt…

Blockchain technology to protect milk powder

November 2017 edition | Novel counterfeit protection labels combine Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) with Blockchain technology. The latest solution…

New device detects fake alcohol through the bottle

October 2017 edition | Researchers from the University of Manchester have now introduced a new device that tests the…

Nuclear technology to protect food from counterfeiting

July 2017 edition | An international research team is currently working on a new United Nations project to develop…

Blockchain: New counterfeit protection for the supply chain

June 2017 edition | In a pilot project it was now possible to seamlessly secure a product against counterfeiting…

ITV develops new piracy protection for textiles

March 2017 edition | Researchers at the Institute for Textile and Process Engineering (ITV) have now introduced a new…

Pentagon: Counterfeit protection from plant DNA

November 2016 edition | The US Department of Defense is counting on special markings with plant DNA to make…

New quick test to reveal counterfeit pharmaceuticals

September 2016 edition | Scientists at the American University of Notre Dame have now developed a new method with…

Invisible holograms to protect against counterfeits

August 2016 edition | Researchers in South Korea have developed a new kind of hologram that can be produced…

DNA evidence reveals counterfeit textiles

April 2016 edition | In the future, DNA evidence may enable comprehensive counterfeit protection in the textile industry. In…