Presentation on theme: "1 June, 2007 Anti Counterfeit and Intergraf Geert de Vries Managing Director AC Brains."— Presentation transcript:
1 June, 2007 Anti Counterfeit and Intergraf Geert de Vries Managing Director AC Brains
2 June, 2007 Program outline Who is AC Brains? The need for certification in packaging The task force What it means for Intergraf What the task force wants from you!
3 June, 2007 Who is AC Brains? -AC Brains is an independent consultancy firm with expertise in the field of strategic and operational solutions for the prevention of counterfeit -coming from the packaging and printing industry, working for packaging and brandowners -we sell consultancy, no products, no solutions, no systems, no software, etc. -more: see -more: our ‘high tech printed” brochure
4 June, 2007 The need for certification in Packaging -counterfeit is a huge and fast growing problem -changes in European legislation are coming -a lot of solutions are coming from the packaging -a part of the packaging will be a security product produced in a secure environment -the packaging industry needs a system of certification like the (high) security printers (75% like CWA 14641)
5 June, 2007 The task force A new certification system (AC Certified??) can be developed by: -Intergraf (organization, knowledge, etc.) -VPGI (knowledge of certification in printing) -AC Brains (knowledge of anti counterfeit and packaging)
6 June, 2007 The task force -the workshop members:.BV+R (NL)Premedia in packaging.Schreiner Prosecure (D)Pharma Packaging.Alcan (CH) Alu Packaging, Pharma and Food.Theys (D) Pharma Packaging.Freudenberg (D) Brandowner Automotive Parts -pending:.Nokia (SF) Brandowner.BASF (D) Brandowner.Bayer (D) Brandowner.Gestel (NL) Packaging Tobacco and Drinks
7 June, 2007 What it means for Intergraf -better access to the packaging industry -new members for member federations -enlargement of knowledge and certain financial advantages in future -development budget-neutral, all workshop members pay € ,- -all kind of other strategic advantages I cannot think of but Beatrice Klose, Sophie Gerard and Jacques van Droogenbroeck can explain
8 June, 2007 What the task force wants from you! -support for this initiative -new workshop members (packaging or brandowners) because we want a group of 15 participants (6 to go) -publication of the initiative in your publications (text and images available at Intergraf) In return: -workshop members will be the first to be certified! -direct access to all knowledge at AC Brains brains.com) -for member federations: support of AC Brains at local events and publications
9 June, 2007 Thank you for your attention I wish you a very good and prosperous future and hope we will meet again!