Security Printing

Catch It If You Can: Examining the Impact of Fraud On the Checks Market
March 30, 2021 at 8:30 pm

Video killed the radio star and Venmo killed the personal check. With the tap of a button, we can now send our child’s room coordinator money for class party supplies. We can transfer the $5 that we hope our coworker turns into $500 million when he purchases the team’s Powerball ticket. We can use it to order...

King Printing Solutions Expands Security Document Offerings
February 16, 2021 at 8:25 pm

King Printing Solutions, New Tazewell, Tenn., has expanded its capabilities in security documents, now offering more than 30 security feature options in printed products. The company calls its products KingSafe and incorporates security elements into printed...

Why Growing Technology is Still No Match for Laser Cut Sheet Products
December 22, 2020 at 3:34 am

There’s an argument to be made that the negative impacts of technology have already been felt. Traditional print models have been modified, yet many products still stand to gain. For example, within the world of laser cut sheets and unit sets, products like...

Brad Stiers Named President of ProDocumentSolutions
May 28, 2019 at 6:33 pm

ProDocumentSolutions, a leader in innovative products and services, has hired Brad Stiers to serve as its president. Stiers will be focused on Paso Robles and Porterville, Calif. operations, as well as on growing and maintaining the company’s product and service portfolio throughout U.S. markets...

6 Common Check Myths Busted
May 8, 2018 at 8:17 pm

Frank Abagnale, a consultant in document security and expert in methods of fraud and forgery, once quipped: “There’s no such thing as a foolproof system. That idea fails to take into account the creativity of fools.” And he should know. In Abagnale’s past life, he was a confidence trickster...

Teen in Custody for Scam Involving Fake Traffic Tickets
March 21, 2017 at 6:22 pm

A teenage boy is at the center of a scam involving fraudulent traffic violations in Westtown Township, a township in Chester County, Pa. The scam, first reported yesterday by the Westtown-East Goshen Regional Police Department, included bogus “Notice of Infraction” letters that were placed inside the mailboxes of four homes...

Medicines Get Layers of Security with New Label
February 28, 2017 at 8:43 pm

Regulations, such as EU 2016/161, which has to be implemented by Feb. 9, 2019, require innovative solutions to protect patients against falsified medicines. A newly developed label, from Schreiner MediPharm, demonstrates a combination of diverse digital security features…

How to Protect Your Clients' Checks
November 8, 2016 at 7:35 pm

It’s no secret that checks as a payment system have plummeted in favor of instantaneous online and mobile transactions. What is surprising, however, is that while there may be half as many checks today, their decline has been offset by a higher frequency of fraud...

Delta Air Lines Invests $50M in RFID Technology to Track Customer Luggage
August 30, 2016 at 5:59 pm

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology has been around for decades. In fact, the British first used it in World War II to determine whether aircrafts belonged to friends or foes. Its mainstream spotlight started much later, however—and now, the technology is making its debut at all Delta Air Lines counters...