Anti-Counterfeiting Solutions for the Wine & Spirits Industry 

The challenge: In the profitable industry of wine and spirits, counterfeiters attempt to make money by copying or refilling original bottles with inferior liquids. This can lead to lost sales for your company, as well as potential damage to your brand's reputation and the health of your customers. However, it is possible to prevent counterfeiting while also enhancing the customer experience without compromising your intricate packaging design.

Our solutions

SCRIBOS provides customised brand protection solutions for any product in the wine and spirits industry, whether it be a prestigious Pinot Noir, a refined single malt Scotch whisky, or an exclusive premium rum. We will equip your bottles with individual, forgery-proof markings that are linked to our digital platform SCRIBOS 360. This allows for authentication and enables your customers to engage with your brand.

Security Label

Our security labels are specifically designed for application on bottles and offer reliable protection against counterfeiting and refilling.

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Printed Security

Our tamper-proof ValiGate® Direct Print marking can be printed as part of your bottle label design. This reduces both the implementation effort and the environmental impact.

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SCRIBOS HiddenCode

Our HiddenCode label exhibits a tamper-proof void effect when initially opened, providing maximum protection against unauthorised opening, theft, and refilling. Additionally, the code hidden within the void safeguards loyalty program codes from unauthorised access and misuse.

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Digital Plattform

Our brand protection technology is connected to our innovative digital platform SCRIBOS 360.

  • SCRIBOS 360 Authentication
    By implementing this module, brand owners enable their customers to differentiate between genuine products and counterfeits. Consumers will be guided through a fully automated authentication process, which involves comparing the product with the SCRIBOS 360 database to confirm its authenticity. If any irregularities are discovered, consumers have the opportunity to report the suspicious product. Thanks to the use of artificial intelligence, any suspicious activities can be swiftly and automatically detected, thus allowing for prompt intervention.
  • SCRIBOS 360 Interaction 
    By incorporating this module, customers are provided with a compelling incentive to authenticate. This is achieved by offering various digital interaction options such as bonus programs, competitions, and more. This module not only strengthens customer loyalty and confidence but also provides robust brand protection. 
  • SCRIBOS 360 B2B OrderingThis module offers complete transparency over production volumes by allowing suppliers or wineries to directly order their product markings from SCRIBOS. Through the uniqueness and serialisation of these markings, every product in the market can be easily traced back to its original production location.

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Your benefits at a glance 

Safeguard your products against tampering and refilling with tamper-evident seals

Combat counterfeiting by securing your products with state-of-the-art security features

Embrace digital innovation and become a trailblazer by connecting your products to the digital world

Inspire your customers with innovative product experiences, increasing their loyalty to your brand

Gain valuable market, supply chain, and consumer insights to gain transparency and make informed business decisions

Minimize unjustified complaints and returns by implementing effective product security measures

Success Story

Discover the remarkable success story of how Côtes du Rhône effectively safeguards their wines from counterfeiting.

Côtes du Rhône winegrowers' association has found a comprehensive solution that not only protects their brand from product piracy and overproduction but also enhances market transparency and fosters customer interaction. By embracing digitalization, they have added significant value to their high-quality wines, ensuring a remarkable experience for their valued customers.

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