Evolve or Perish: Tamper Evident Security Tape and Label Technologies

March 26, 2010 Comments off

By Nina Ozunal

Like in any industry, coming up with new technological solutions is necessary in order to keep up with increasing market demands. It is a small wonder then, that millions of dollars are invested annually in a multi sector research and development charged with providing them. As much as by rapidly increasing market, the need for advancement is fueled by fierce and rapidly emerging competition. Let face it, just because one company thought of something, does not mean the next guy didn’t. While some markets are slowing down due to inability to come up with new offers to meet market demand and beat the competition and eventually crashing due to revenue losses, others are able to evolve and stay on a successful, long and rewarding journey toward high end technological platform. Nowhere is this evident more than in tamper evident security tape and label industry.

Long gone are days where safe shipping meant sticking on a stamp and sending a package on its merry way, never giving a second taught if it would safely reach its destination. Predictably, growing into a global village has brought about growing pains in ways that could not be avoided. All of a sudden having a really appealing product meant everyone else wanted one.  And not necessarily by buying their own. By any means necessary. Overnight, industries across the world found themselves struggling with increasing security breaches and buckling under incurring damages. In desperation they turned toward newly emerging tamper evident security product industry.

While initially tamper evident product industry was able to meet increased security demands trough simple yet effective solutions to basic theft and tapering, new challenges rapidly emerged. High profile theft. Security Breaches. Shipment Tampering. Compromised  Evidence. Airport Security Threats. Bombs. Falling Airplanes. Terrorism.

As stakes got higher, so did the challenges for tamper evident security. Existing solutions slowly failed to deliver and became obsolete. Luckily, thanks to great leadership and highly specialized and qualified workforce, tamper evident industry bravely took on new challenges and evolved starting a new age in security products industry. Today a discerning customer can choose from a large range of security solutions for a variety of applications. The offer goes from applications for plastic bag, corrugated boxes, Tyvek, metal, paper and textile surfaces, to adhesive single and double sided products, temper evident message and self-voiding products, stretch wrap products, colored and thermochromic ink tamper evident products, water gum tamper evident, heat-sensitive and non-transfer products.

Based on intended use, industry sector and product characteristic, there is a wide number of tamper evident security tape and label solutions available. Industries worldwide can breathe a little easier knowing there are a number of experts working hard to provide the latest in security technology. And old adage –Evolve or Perish – is proven true once again. Welcome to 21st century.  The age of tamper evident security tape and label industry.

To learn more about latest tamper evident security tape and label solutions, consult the global expert, Terabant, division of Terakom Enterprises Inc. for Group Tera.

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Fly Safe: Airport Security and Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels

March 21, 2010 Leave a comment

By Nina Ozunal

Considering recent breaches in airport security, it is no wonder that providing increased security has become the highest priority of tamper evidence product suppliers globally. Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels are particularly well suited for airport security. Following new global security recommendations, there is an increasing organized trend of common security precautions being taken in order to minimize the risks involved, involving and limitation on products such as liquids, aerosol, and variety of related categories.

By implementing Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels in these measures, a new dimension of security is added as breaches are easily detected trough simple visual inspection and rectified by simple one step process application of qualified regulatory bodies. While there is some lag time in global implementation of new measures, it is no doubt that major air travel retailers will act to provide their passengers with the latest in highest quality security solutions.

Approval and implementation of new sealed tamper evident bags for duty free liquid transport on local and international flights clearly indicate a welcome change desperately needed in today’s high risk travel. Further introduction of new security tapes, bags and tamper evident messages, such as partial, total and non-transfer tamper evident applications, top and bottom leading sealed security bags, pouches and envelopes, medical equipments security seals, as well as water proof, light weight, clear, opaque, self sealing tapes and labels, applicable to a great variety of substrate surfaces indicate the issue of airport security issues is being effectively addressed.

While some security bags may be available through airports, authorities insist that that the only way to obtain reliable airport security is by consulting and obtaining innovative and definitive security solutions from qualified suppliers with great understating of global security issues, global coverage and good variety of products able meet unique needs of each client. Needles to say, in sight of increasing demand, the price to value ration varies greatly from supplier to supplier, with innovative solutions carrying higher prices often being justified in order to reach the ultimate in airport security safety.

For more information on new and innovative global security solution coverage consult Terakom Enterprises Inc. today.

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Protect Yourself! Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels

March 20, 2010 Leave a comment

By Nina Ozunal

Tamper-evident security is the only way to fully guarantee unadulteration of content, time and quality sensitive products undergoing shipping, delivery, transport, storage and related handling processes. Once released, it is vital to know that the products have not in any way been altered from manufacturing to destination point. Food and pharmaceutical items essential to daily life of every person globally have especially been subject to tempering and resulting threat alerts. In addition to global trend of monetary and security breaches it comes as no surprise that Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels have become and remain a necessary and unavoidable reality for over 98% of businesses across a variety of industry sectors world-wide.

Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels have a wide range of applications in security, shipping, holding and delivery industry sectors. Due to nature of business, pharmaceutical sector, money transfers and police proof transport stand to yield the highest benefits from quality tamper evidence products. As current trends clearly indicate, good tamper evident security products significantly ease daily activities of such businesses, by creating significant savings trough reduced security breaches, minimized product and services losses and decreased investigative and recovery costs.

It is of utter importance to purchase Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels from suppliers with a wide product and applicability range. It is incomparably more efficient and convenient to obtain few products from the same supplier than individually, in terms of product information, testing and customer support benefits. Suppliers with various types of Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels, have a superior and more extensive information and know-how of inner workings, application possibilities, strengths and weakness of each individual product, which reduces product implementation time and costs.

In terms of product variety and intended nature Tamper Evident Security Tapes and Labels come in a variety of printing media such as acetate, vinyl and many more, inks such as color shifting and thermochromic ink, with applicability to paper, plastic, metal, corrugated cardboard, envelopes, and Tyvek, security seals in dot, barbell, square metallic, translucent, monochrome and color tamper proof accents, with visible and  invisible void and custom messages, multiple destruct or release options.

For more information on tamper evident security tapes and labels, consult Terakom security products directory.

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