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Product Identification Technologies

Use-by vs best-before: your essential guide to date codes

Date codes are critical for food and beverage suppliers, with harsh penalties if you don’t comply. But which date code should you be using: best before or use-by? Our experts have the answers.  The intention behind date coding is a simple matter of health and safety. A use-by or best-before date gives consumers a guide […]

2015 global packaging trends
Product Identification Technologies

A year in packaging: highlights of 2015 global packaging trends

Consumer trends have a stronger influence on the packaging world than ever before. We’ve already seen this in the Millennials’ impact on packaging, and how consumer trends have shaped dairy packaging. Not only is product packaging considered to be the ultimate opportunity for brand owners to communicate the brand’s message visually, but the type and […]