Cargill has added a smart label to its Gemini cooking oil in India to protect consumers from counterfeits.
A new technique has been devised that can also use maturity in alcohol to detect fake wine from the real thing.
A company developing a way to tackle food fraud has won an investment of £2m from a Canadian entrepreneur.
Fake Château Lafite Rothschild has been found on Chinese e-commerce site JD.com, claims a news report.
The Law Commission of India has proposed life sentences for food fraudsters who injure or kill consumers.
The global smart label market is expected to reach top $16bn in value by 2025, says new market research.