From transport to information carrier: intelligent packaging in retail logistics

"The biggest challenge in packaging is its integration into the supply chain"

Photo: Employee scans products in a warehouse

Sensors on or in the tertiary packaging provide information on the condition of the contents. © R.


Foto: Prototyp eines standardisierten GS1 Transportbehälters

Prototype of a standardized GS1 transport container: According to the company, the use of reusable containers can reduce process costs in the supply chain by 20 percent. © GS1 Germany