How could NFC tech transform healthcare packaging?
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How could NFC tech transform healthcare packaging?

PACKAGING EUROPE. A partnership between Avery Dennison Smartrac, PragmatIC Semiconductor and Schreiner MediPharm has seen the three companies combine their expertise to leverage the power of near-field communication (NFC) in smart packaging for healthcare.

Wearable Injectors and Connected Devices Webinar
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Wearable Injectors and Connected Devices Webinar

Alastair Hanlon (CCO, PragmatIC) and Benoit Jourde (Senior Business Development Manager Healthcare, Avery Dennison Smartrac) presented at the Wearable Injectors and Connected Device Webinar.

Can RFID help reduce food waste?
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Can RFID help reduce food waste?

Overview Food waste is a huge global problem, one third of what is produced is lost, which is enough to feed the world's hungry four times over1. And whilst the global population is expected to...

Tech companies release low-cost flexible NFC drug labels
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Tech companies release low-cost flexible NFC drug labels

RFID JOURNAL. Pharmaceutical firms have begun applying Schreiner MediPharm labels with built-in Avery Dennison inlays and PragmatIC flexible ICs to medications, enabling users to authenticate drugs and ensure proper usage.

How RFID and flexible electronics will improve our lives in 2021
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How RFID and flexible electronics will improve our lives in 2021

Industry predictions are difficult at the best of times, but even though 2021 starts with continued uncertainty there are still reasons to be positive. Alastair Hanlon, PragmatIC’s Chief...

Releasing pressure on pathology services: RFID has the key
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Releasing pressure on pathology services: RFID has the key

PATHOLOGY IN PRACTICE. With the NHS continuing to struggle as it responds to the pandemic and the effects that COVID-19 is having on a heavy workload, Gillian Ewers examines the advantages that RFID and a transport and tracking system offer. 

Ultra-low-cost flexible ICs make possible trillions of smart objects
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Ultra-low-cost flexible ICs make possible trillions of smart objects

EE JOURNAL. The word “pragmatic” is defined as “dealing with things sensibly and realistically in a way that is based on practical rather than theoretical considerations." I received an email from PragmatIC Semiconductor. 

PragmatIC, Quality Hospital Solutions launch SamplePod
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PragmatIC, Quality Hospital Solutions launch SamplePod

PRINTED ELECTRONICS NOW. SamplePod, a novel sample transportation and tracking system, with an RFID-based labeling solution, could make pathology services more efficient and significantly reduce costs. 

Top 10 tips after 10 years of innovation in flexible electronics
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Top 10 tips after 10 years of innovation in flexible electronics

As the team at PragmatIC celebrates ten years of driving forward innovation in the semiconductor industry to manufacture a new generation of flexible electronics, Dr Richard Price, Chief...

Is RFID the solution to protect and promote wine?
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Is RFID the solution to protect and promote wine?

Overview China imports around 58 million bottles of Bordeaux wines per year, a market worth 311 million €uros1. In this growing market though, it is estimated that one in four bottles sold is...

PragmatIC Semiconductor – celebrating 10 years!
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PragmatIC Semiconductor – celebrating 10 years!

How time flies! We founded PragmatIC a decade ago, with a mission to create a new type of integrated circuit (IC) that was thin, flexible and ultra-low cost. While it’s fair to say that it’s been...

In conversation with Michael Groves from Topolytics
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In conversation with Michael Groves from Topolytics

It’s hard to believe it has been over 12 months since PragmatIC joined forces with waste tech company Topolytics on a DEFRA project to deliver the UK’s first comprehensive digital waste tracking...