Creating a tangible experience of the benefits of digitalization: that was what the 2017 HANNOVER MESSE promised its visitors—and impressively delivered on its promise last week. Our Schreiner ProTech business unit was represented at the world’s leading industrial trade show as well, having presented its solutions and services centered on secure product marking and digital transformation. The lineup showcased at the shared VDMA booth billed as “Industrial Security” was focused on hot topics such as Product Authentication, Track & Trace and Product Lifecycle Management.

The technical magazine “RFID im Blick” (“Focus on RFID”) invites technology providers and everybody with an interest in optimizing their processes with RFID technology to the two-day conference “RFID tomorrow” in Düsseldorf on September 19-20, 2016. Frank Linti, Business Development Manager RFID from our Competence Center will be on site. At the trade booth, he will be talking to sales prospects. In one of 35 SpeedLabs he will present special label developments, which will give companies in the

Counterfeiting and tampering threaten all well-known brands today. At the GLOBAL BRAND PROTECTION INNOVATION PROGRAMME (GBPIP) held in London this week on May 26-27, more than 100 experts are engaged in an exchange about innovative authenticity protection solutions that enable tamper- and counterfeit-proof marking of products. They include Dr. Nadine Summa from Schreiner MediPharm , and Thomas Völcker and André Siebeneicher from Schreiner ProSecure .

The factory of the future is the key topic at the Hanover Fair this week. Our colleagues from Schreiner ProTech , Schreiner ProSecure , Schreiner LogiData and Schreiner Services (Hall 8, D08) are on site, using infographics to illustrate what processes can be automated in a smart factory thanks to our functional labels and what information can be provided by means of smartphone apps.