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Year 2018
September: ASPA launches new initiatives: Consumer Connect & Counterfeit Repository, Authentication News 
July: Liquor Tax Stamps in India, Lessons not learnt by Uttar Pradesh as it follows in Delhi’s footsteps, Tax Stamp News
July: Indian industry discusses anti-counterfeiting, Labels and Labelling
May:Can I Fake your Order, Financial Express
April: Made a purchase online ? There is a strong chance you may get a fake product, Business Today
February: ASPA highlighted the ways to fight fake pesticides, Agri Business World

Year 2017
October: ASPA Workshop Target Excise Professionals Tax Stamp News
October: Authentication Association launches campaign against fake brands, Hans India
October: Anti-counterfeiting solutions providers eyes big business in India, Indian Express
October: Brand Awareness is the key, The Hindu
August: Brand protection & security packaging technology could be $3.65 billion industry by 2022: Arun Agarwal, ASPA, Business Today
August: Authentication Solution Providers’ Association (ASPA) elects new Governing Body
July: Need for tamper evident and serialization solutions
July: ASPA to conduct brand protection awareness workshops

July: ASPA to conduct workshops across India 
July: ASPA workshop on brand protection awareness in India on 12th July 
April: Authentication Association emphasised the need for specific anti-counterfeit laws to stem the growing menace of fake products
April: ASPA urges for mandatory authentication in medicines
February: Authentication Forum to address counterfeiting concerns in India 
February: FMCG loses 30% of its business due to fake products
January: Countering knockoffs, PrintWeek
January: Union Budget 2017 _ Plugging counterfeiting can help govt increase tax revenues

Year 2016
November: Protecting Milk Products in India

September: ISI Mark on your milk powder may be counterfeit
September: ASPA confirms the Authentication Forum in India, Labels and Labelling
August: India’s Liquor Stamps Move Towards Mirrors, Taggants, Voice-Overs and Track and Trace, Tax Stamp News
August: Fake auto parts industry growing at alarming rate
June: India coding plan for domestic medicines expected soon, Securing Industry
June: New code systems to check spurious medicines soon: ETHealthWorld.Com
June: Code to check spurious drugs: Consumers can verify product details from firm’s website or by digital authentication: Tribune India
June: New code systems to check spurious medicines soon: Financial Express
June: New code systems to check spurious medicines soon: Times of India
June: Drug Controller General soon to introduce new code system to check spurious medicines: FirstPost,
June: ASPA Announced Make Sure India Campaign, Labels and Labelling
May: UP Urged to Check Counterfeiting Over E-Commerce, FICCI CASCADE
May: UP Urged to Check Counterfeiting Over E-Commerce, FICCI CASCADE (Print)
May: UP Urged to Check Counterfeiting Over E-Commerce, Business Standard.Com
May: UP Urged to Check Counterfeiting Over E-Commerce, Business Standard.Com (print)
May: Authentication Solutions required to curb counterfeiting, UNI India
May: ASPA extends “Make Sure India” campaign to Maharashtra, Packaging South Asia
May: ASPA extends “Make Sure India” campaign to Maharashtra to focus on authentication solutions to curb counterfeiting, Pharma Biz
April: Phone systems to help consumers track fake items, Times of India
April: Phone systems to help consumers track fake items, Times of India (Print)
April: ASPA drwas Anti-Counterfeiting Strategies for Pharmaceuticals
February: Arun Agarwal, General Secretary, ASPA – Interview with Express Pharma
January: The Current State of Illicit Trade in India Tax Stamp News

Year 2015
October: ASPA lends credibility to ‘Made in India’ products
September: ISI mark on water bottles can be tampered with
September: Presence of fake highest in FMCG and Liquor
September: Holograms on Goa liquor needed
September: India tackles counterfeit menace
April: ‘We will enhance our relationship with other anti-counterfeiting associations as well’
March:Protecting Identity, Assuring Authenticity
February: Spurious Products Menace in Pharma Industry
February: ASPA elects new governing body
February: ASPA elects new governing body
February: ASPA to represent Asia on IHMA Board, continues expansion momentum
January: Authentication Solutions Industry Too Wants Duty Drawback Norms

Year 2014
December: Lack of awareness helps counterfeits
November: Empower Consumers with latest Generation Authentication Solutions. 
December: Four new members join ASPA
December: ‘Totally’ committed to criteria for authentication solutions, says ASPA on 16th anniversary
December: ‘Totally’ committed to criteria for authentication solutions, says ASPA on 16th anniversary
December: Authentication industry widens network
December: ASPA adds 4 new members to celebrate 16th anniversary
October: Authentication Solutions – Beware of copycats, Protection of brand & IPR must be part of the process of building a business
October: HoMAI re-launches as Authentication Solution Providers’ Association
October: HoMAI becomes ASPA
October: HoMAI re-launches as Authentication Solution Providers’ Association
October: HoMAI re-launches as Authentication Solution Providers’ Association
October: HoMAI re-launches as Authentication Solution Providers’ Association
October: HoMAI re-launches as Authentication Solution Providers’ Association
October: HoMAI re-launches as Authentication Solution Providers’ Association
May: Recent development in authentication solutions
February: Government takes on food contamination with plans for “product recall” safeguard
January: Combating Counterfeiting: Trade Association’s become proactive

Year 2013
December: Holography Conference held in India for the first time                                        
December: India hosts global holography conference                                                      
June: Combating counterfeits: Trade bodies become proactive
May: ISO 12931 Raising standards to fight pharma counterfeiting
April: Steps to Identify Authentication Solutions to Curb Counterfeiting
April: Steps to identify authentication solutions
April: Identify right security technology and vendor to curb counterfeiting, Chronicle Pharmabiz, Special Edition, Pharma Pro Pack Expo 2013
February: Steps to identify authentication solutions to curb counterfeiting, Pharma Bio World, Issue 7

Year 2012
July: How to combat widespread auto parts counterfeiting in AFTERMARKET

June: Govt crackdown on fake drug menace
May: Pradip Shroff says India has adopted Rs 1,500-cr of holographic labels
December: Resume use of holograms on liquor bottles, Hindustan Times, Rajasthan
October: Success of HEAL in India, Holography News, Issue 10
October: Govt to step up effort against illicit liquor, Times of India, Jaipur
June: Security hologram help pharmaceutical companies to fight against counterfeiting, EENADU
June: Security Hologram Help Pharmaceutical Companies, JANSATTA, Gujarat
June: 
Security hologram for drugs, The Hindu
June:Security Hologram Help Pharmaceutical Companies, The New Indian Express
June: Security hologram help pharmaceutical companies to fight against counterfeiting, PRAJASHAKTI
May: Hologram help in increasing state excise revenue, HINDUSTAN
April: Hologram securing tax revenue, curbing illicit liquor, Chronicle
February: Govt can control impure liquor by using Hologram
February: Hologram securing tax revenue and combating illicit liquor, Aabkari Times
January: Promotion and Protection
January: Mandate hologram in all States
January: Hologram will curb illicit liquor
January: Mandate hologram in all States, Shroff
January: Hologram will curb illicit liquor

Year 2011
HOMAI Welcomes Latest Anti-Counterfeiting Move
Saturday Dec 24, 2011

Hologram Association speaking at Holopack-Holoprint Conference
Friday Nov 04, 2011

Hologram Association speaking at 3rd Indo German Conference
Friday Nov 04, 2011

Hologram producers met to curb counterfeiting; In an attempt to curb counterfeiting: HOMAI member developed new generation hologram to in fight against illicit products
Saturday Jul 09, 2011

Excise experts call for high tech cigarette stamps in India, Published in Tax Stamp News
Friday Jun 24, 2011

Changing Roles of Packaging to Control Counterfeits in Pharmaceutical Industry
Monday Mar 28, 2011

Retail trends- Fighting piracy in retail Industry
Friday Feb 11, 2011, Retailing 360

More liquor stamps in India, Published in Tax Stamp News
Monday Jan 01, 2011

New governing body for hologram association
Tuesday Aug 10, 2010

Hologram the assurance, combating counterfeits, The Economic Times
Friday Sep 07, 2010

Designs that plug revenue leaks, curb counterfeiting
Monday Sep 05, 2010

HOMAI calls for holographic stamps in India
Monday Sep 01, 2010

Indian hologram industry increasing with growth rate of 19 % annually
Saturday Mar 19, 2010

Auto Piracy – Problems & Solutions, ICC, Auto &amp
Saturday Aug 22, 2009, BASCAP

IHMA and HoMAI Registrations to Merge
Thursday Apr 23, 2009

The business potential of hologram, DARE
Monday Feb 01, 2009