Conductive And RFID

  • Smart Packaging 2004

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||November 2, 2009
    From RFID tags to tamper-evident chromatic inks, Smart Packaging 2004 offered a wealth of information on smart and intelligent packaging solutions and applications.


  • The Specialty Inks Market

    The Specialty Inks Market

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||October 13, 2009
    Collaboration between Plextronics, Novaled on developing new solutions for OLED marketplace is another example of potential for conductive inks.


  • Inks May Play Key Role in Smart Labels

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||October 9, 2009
    Smart labels and other similar ‘intelligent’ products using small chips or conductive polymer materials would appear to have little relevance to the general future of printing and inks. The majority of smart labels comprise electronic co…


  • The RFID Report

    The RFID Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||May 7, 2009
    While the market for RFID and conductive inks has not grown as quickly as originally anticipated, the outlook for printed electronics is excellent as new applications and opportunities emerge.


  • Europe

    Europe's Thin-Film PV Industry Anticipates Strong Growth

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||May 7, 2009
    For the region's fledgling printed PV segment, 2009 could be the year in which its development and commercialization accelerates.


  • UV/EB and Printed Electronics

    UV/EB and Printed Electronics

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||March 11, 2009
    The benefits of energy-curable technologies are leading to new opportunities in photovoltaics and printed electronics.


  • Printed Electronics USA 2008 Showcases Potential of New Technology

    Printed Electronics USA 2008 Showcases Potential of New Technology

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||February 2, 2009
    Opportunities for printed electronics continue to emerge, with companies ranging from BASF, DuPont, Nokia and Evonik to innovative manufacturers such as Soligie, Konarka, Kovio and Plextronics offering looks at what the future may hold.


  • With New Silicon-Based Inks, Kovio is Poised to Make Gains in PE

    With New Silicon-Based Inks, Kovio is Poised to Make Gains in PE

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||November 25, 2008
    Kovio is one of the emerging success stories in the PE field. In October, the company announced the development of the world’s first silicon ink-based RFID tag and the company’s printed silicon RFID platform for item-level intelligence.


  • The Growing Market for Solar Cells

    The Growing Market for Solar Cells

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||October 2, 2008
    Printing is playing a key role in the development of low-cost flexible thin-film solar cells, and ink companies are creating novel new technologies for this fast-growing market.


  • Printed Electronics Make Gains, But There are Challenges Ahead

    Printed Electronics Make Gains, But There are Challenges Ahead

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||August 6, 2008
    The printed electronics industry in Europe is enjoying growth, but obstacles such as pricing and further technological improvements remain.


  • The RFID Report

    The RFID Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||May 8, 2008
    The RFID market continues to enjoy excellent growth as adaptation of the technology expands rapidly, and some major ink manufacturers are well-positioned to grow within the conductive ink marketplace.


  • Printed Electronics Market is on the Rise

    Printed Electronics Market is on the Rise

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||January 3, 2008
    Printed Electronics USA 07 showcased many of the new technologies that are driving the growth of printed electronics.


  • RFID and Printed Electronics

    RFID and Printed Electronics

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||May 7, 2007
    Although the RFID and printed electronics markets are growing, they have yet to meet the high expectations. However, experts believe the market will take off in the near future.


  • Printed Electronics Market Continues to Show Growth

    Printed Electronics Market Continues to Show Growth

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||May 7, 2007
    While some projects are moving toward commercialization, overall progress remains slow in some key segments.


  • Printed Electronics USA 2006 Showcases Advances, Potential

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||January 5, 2007
    The field of printed electronics is fast becoming an area of interest for many companies large and small alike.