Solutions for brands, banknotes and documents

For brands: Decorative protection & functionality

A leader in the security elements industry for over 40 years, KURZ is a pioneer of combining decoration, security, function and interaction. Use the pooled expertise of our innovation specialists OVD Kinegram for the management of light, PolyIC for printed electronics, KURZ DIGITAL for digital software solutions and KURZ for decoration and security elements.

Discover new horizons that stretch far beyond simple decoration, and ideas that combine decoration with function. Create added value - for yourself and your customers, e.g. with unique optical brand protection solutions using proprietary technologies.

Or combine visual elements such as OVDs, logos or serial numbers with digital functions such as product authentication, track & trace or loyalty programs, via smartphone.

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TRUSTCONCEPT® - Communication software

Your key to the digital world

An optical security feature (optical variable device) merged with software - that's TRUSTCONCEPT®. We combine our TRUSTSEAL® foil technologies and TRUSTCODE® software solutions into appealing and complete packages for brand protection and communication. Linking visual effects to information technology opens new opportunities for branding and market analysis - genuine added value for you and your customers.

Brand protection is becoming ever more important. As a leading provider of brand security we offer you a quick and easy way for identification via smartphone.

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TRUSTCODE® Identification

LEONHARD KURZ has developed a fast and simple solution for brand protection and product identification in association with KURZ Digital Solutions: TRUSTCODE®.

Select from the latest advanced security features including unique encrypted QR codes and serialization. Additionally, choose from advanced TRUSTSEAL® Protect optical security features.

KURZ gives you the choice.


Modular Solutions for Revenue Protection

Tax stamps secure revenue, protect products and raise consumer's confidence in excisable goods. KURZ' modular solutions for revenue protection furthermore offer a wide range of added value options to tax authorities and security printing companies.

The connection of tax stamps to the virtual world enables additional, valuable functionality such as:

  • Track & Trace
  • Validation
  • Code checks
  • Educational programs
  • and many more

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Banknote Security by KURZ

For 30 years, KURZ is the world's leading provider of banknote security foils and foil technology. Central Banks in more than 80 countries have placed their trust in KURZ to secure their currencies against counterfeiting threats, and enhance the optical attractiveness of their banknotes. The proprietary KINEGRAM® optical technology, developed by KURZ subsidiary OVD Kinegram, and our strong innovative capacity are setting the benchmarks for highly sophisticated and successful security features.

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Leading the way in banknote security

Continuous investment in research and development and the intense exchange with customers put KURZ at the forefront of the banknote industry and allow for game-changing innovations.


Government Documents

OVD Kinegram, subsidiary of KURZ in Switzerland and inventor of the KINEGRAM® optical technology for security foils, is the global leader in the supply of high security foil devices to protect government-issued documents, such as passports or ID cards. Champion of the industry for over 30 years, OVD Kinegram's latest innovations focus on the unique integration of digital and physical security technologies as well as smartphone-based digital document verification.

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