Durian QR codes to help prove authenticity of the pungent fruit

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The Malaysian government will introduce a quick response code for verifying Musang King durians. The Malaysian government has announced its intentions to roll out special durian QR codes to help make it easier to tell the difference between the Musang King variety and others. The quick response codes will be used in conjunction with radio frequency identification (RFID) tech. The durian QR codes are meant to make it quick and easy to check the authenticity of this specific variety of the highly odorific fruit. The announcement was made by Agriculture…

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Printed QR codes help keep construction equipment renters in Sweden safe

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Byggmaskiner-Gruppen Sverige has launched a quick response code label printing machine to boost operator safety. Swedish construction machine rental company, Byggmaskiner-Gruppen Sverige, is now using printed QR codes to reduce the risk of construction site accidents. The company worked with MCS – a British software developer – and the Swedish Rental Association (SRA) to create this system. The company now uses quick response codes to provide machine operators with helpful safety information. The company claims that its MCS-rm rental solution makes it the first Swedish firm to completely comply with…

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QR code identification assigned to fishing boats

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Certain Malaysian vessels will soon have their own unique quick response codes to help ID them. The waters off the coast of the Malaysian state of Sabah will soon feature fishing boats with QR code identification. The area is often seen as a kind of paradise when it comes to being able to fish for seafood. However, the local bounty has started to draw foreign fishermen who don’t have the right to be there. A common trend among fishermen from other countries is to paint fake Malaysian registration numbers on…

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QR code labels on chicken let consumers check its quality

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Scanning quick response codes will make it possible to learn a great deal about the product’s safety. New QR code labels are being used in parts of India to allow consumers to check on the quality of the chicken they’re buying. The barcodes can be scanned using free apps and smartphones. A scan provides consumers with a wealth of information about the history of the product. Several details are revealed about the complete history of the chicken when a QR code is scanned. The QR code labels give consumers access…

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QR code labels help two Dutch coffee shops share cannabis product lab results

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The quick response codes have been applied on each of the relevant products sold in the shops. Two coffee shops in the Netherlands are using QR code labels to provide their customers with important information. These shops sell cannabis, a practice that is perfectly legal in the country. That said, consumers have found it challenging to obtain quality and accurate information about these products. The two coffee shops are now making it easy for those shoppers to scan and learn what they need to know. The QR codes are openly…

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QR codes take center stage on new fruit labels

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Itaueira Farms has now unveiled its new labeling and its larger fruit will include quick response codes. Itaueira Farms, a Brazilian melon grower, has now unveiled a brand new label to add to its premium large fruits, including melons, and this new version includes QR codes that will make it easier for consumers to be able to learn about the history of the specific produce they’re purchasing and to obtain some helpful tips. The quick response codes can be scanned with a smartphone to trace the fruit back to its…

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QR codes to be added to Syracuse University dining halls

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This will allow students to scan the quick response codes in order to learn more about the nutrition of their meals. Syracuse University has now announced the addition of QR codes to its dining halls, which will make it possible for people to scan using smartphones and tablets and gain access to the nutritional information associated with the food items being served. The quick response codes were added earlier in the semester and can be found on every entrée label. The use of the QR codes for this purpose was…

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QR codes are placed under the spotlight by Columbia Marketing

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Quick response codes are being applauded by marketers on an increasing basis, due to cost effectiveness. When it comes to use as a part of a mobile marketing strategy, QR codes have had a rough start, as marketers have struggled to be able to determine how exactly to get the most out of this very inexpensive method of adding virtually limitless digital content to print ads and product packaging. While many companies have seen considerable success with their barcodes, these results are inconsistent. The appeal for QR codes is considerable,…

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QR Code Detective: Is your product tracking useful to consumers?

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Many companies are discovering that quick response codes can help to provide transparency that customers appreciate. The QR code was originally created in order to be able to improve the ability to trace individual products within factories and plants, and businesses have been discovering that this ability to track their products throughout their lifetimes is not only appealing to them, but it could also be very attractive for customers. By being able to scan a quick response code to learn about a product, a company can add considerable transparency. While…

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QR codes on fruit clamshell packaging boots mobile marketing

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The Farmers Fresh Fruit Company has announced the integration of quick response codes into its label design. The Farmers Fresh Fruit Company has now revealed the redesigned version of their California Thomcord Variety of produce, which now contains QR codes that can be scanned by consumers to learn more about the product and the company. The quick response code was custom designed for the packaging to make it smartphone friendly. As was discussed in the July 11 edition of the QR Code Detective in “Can you learn from the produce…

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QR codes implemented by Worfield Nursery along with new plants

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The garden center company is launching its full catalog of 117 different plant promotions for next year’s season. Worfield Nursery has recently launched its 117 promotions for its garden center’s 2015 season, while it attended the HTA National Plant Show, revealing that it would be implementing a new system of QR codes to enhance its customer experience. The garden center will make these quick response codes available for their 2015 season. This U.K. garden center company, which is based in Shropshire, is well known for growing heathers, alpines, and perennials.…

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