Document Security Systems Receives Initial Orders from Con Agra Foods, Kraft Foods and Hershey Food Corporation for Anti-Counterfeiting Printing Projects
ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Document Security Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: DSS; “DSS”), a leading developer and integrator of cloud computing data security, Radio Frequency Identification (“RFID”) systems and security printing technologies which prevent counterfeiting, product diversion and brand fraud, reported today that its DSS Printing Group has received initial orders for counterfeit prevention printing projects from ConAgra Foods, Hershey Food Corporation and Kraft Foods.
The DSS Printing Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of DSS and is located in Rochester, NY. This division is now printing security for fortune 500 companies, governments, schools and universities as well as other printers.
This division specializes in printing DSS’s patented security technologies onto products such as coupons, vital records, permits, prescription forms, shipping manifests, parts labels, voter ballots, receipts, tickets and anything requiring authentication and counterfeit prevention. They also print secure labels and packaging sold by the DSS Packaging Division.
CEO Patrick White stated, “The problem of counterfeiting continues to increase worldwide. The counterfeiting problem is no longer just a nuisance, its reaching critical mass. We are pleased that DSS technology was selected to be utilized by these brands, which are some of the most recognized in the world. We anticipate growth in these relationships through scheduled meetings to discuss their issues concerning brand protection, product diversion, authentication and counterfeit prevention. These orders and others continue to validate DSS as a best of breed solution against counterfeiting and brand protection. DSS is positioned to become the industry leader in this space.”
About DSS (Document Security Systems, Inc.):
DSS provides counterfeit prevention, RFID tracking and comprehensive brand and digital information protection solutions to corporations, governments, and financial institutions around the world. DSS develops and manufactures secure printed products such as labels, packaging, ID Cards, RFID Cards and tags and documents using their AuthentiGuard line of patented optical deterrent and authentication technologies. The company also provides cloud computing security services, provides disaster recovery backup, writes custom software solutions, and integrates track and trace technologies.
DSS is comprised of four operating units:
DSS Plastics Group – Custom RFID and Plastic ID Card Solutions (Brisbane, CA) PH: 1-415-585-9600
DSS Packaging Group – Commercial and Secure Packaging Manufacturing (Victor, NY) PH: 585-924-8760
DSS Printing Group – Commercial and Security Printing Manufacturing (Rochester, NY) PH: 585-341-3100
DSS Digital Group – Cloud Computing Services and Secure Digital/Internet Documents (Rochester, NY) PH: 585-746-6958
For more information on DSS and its subsidiaries, please visit DSSsecure.com.
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