Seeking Functional Inks for Safety, Freshness, Security and Authentication Labels
A Singapore based company is seeking for materials and/or chemical compounds that can be incorporated into labels and on the packagings of goods. The application areas are diverse, it includes (but is not limited to) the following:
Overt or covert security labels for high value products
Anti-counterfeiting features for high value goods
Shelf-life limited items which once exposed to environment will deteriorate
Food freshness indicators for food, such as fresh produce
The company is using various printing means to offer print media, such as, holograms to their clients. They are familiar with traditional printing technologies, such as, flexograph, letterpress, silkscreen and digital printing techniques. They have the capability to provide functional printing in the areas of microfluidics and conductive inks as well. Any proposed solutions should be compatible with these printing techniques.