Loading...

News and events

upcoming events and news about the Internet of Packaging

The Internet of Packaging by water.io will be presented at AIPIA, Nov 19th & 20th

Oppertunity to learn about the interenet of packaging by water.io. Use cases, range of products, smart packaging.

Get ready for a future in which your favorite products act like helicopter parents

Water.io’s platform foretells a future in which manufacturers help you to plan your meals for the week, protect your family from risks, achieve your nutritional goals, and reduce waste via containers built for reuse.

Water.io will present how smart packaging and it's Internet of packaging platform is and will impact the medical space.

Cleveland Clinic has worked to develop a conference that cuts through the noise to deliver the clearest map for innovators to push the limits of healthcare’s future. The discussions are entirely curated by a group of healthcare’s most innovative clinicians and strategists with the goal to ignite the disruption that our patients need now.

FoodBytes! by Rabobank is a next-gen pitch competition-meets-networking event pioneering the future of food and agriculture.

FoodBytes! by Rabobank is a next-gen pitch competition-meets-networking event that brings together the game-changing startups, investors and industry leaders pioneering the future of food and agriculture. Water.io will be presenting along side a great group of companies in this space.

Nolato & Water.io present smart packaging in CPHI Madrid 2018

Nolato a global turnkey solutions provider to medical and pharmaceutical companies and water.io will present smart packaging for the pharma industry during the CPHi trade show in Madrid, on Oct 9th - Oct 11th. The Internet of Packaging for pharma products will be in Stand 4D22.

CBinsights article - The 4 Trends Driving Packaging Industry Disruption

Startup Water.IO, for example, provides Bayer and others with IoT caps that promise data collection for brands and automatic replenishment for shoppers. For example, Water.io’s lid could sense when a shopper is almost done with a bottle of detergent, and automatically order a refill for the shopper while informing the brand about the shopper’s pace of detergent use.

Themarker writes about water.io's Internet of Packaging platform

A study conducted a few years ago at the University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Pharmacology revealed a surprising finding: the effect of a drug depends not only on its quality but also on the time in which it is taken and its continual effect.

  • Internet of packaging article in plastic magazine

Water.io Signs Development Agreement with Bayer

Water.io announced the signature of a collaboration agreement to develop a smart packaging solution to pharmaceutical packages, supporting patients and caregivers.

Israeli magazine FoodTech and innovation technology

An article that review of water-io's innovative products, smart plugs and smart packaging. in page 7.

frost and sullivan award to water.io

Water.io's Internet of Packaging Service Earns It Frost & Sullivan's Prestigious Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award

Water.io designed its sensors to fit into CPG and pharmaceutical brands’ existing caps and closures for simple integration, without affecting the size of the cap. Its business model is to sell or license the cap and closure production while charging for the data and analytics capabilities.

  • Israeli innovation authority

Water.io is backed by Israel Innovation Authority

The Israel Innovation Authority, formerly known as the Office of the Chief Scientist of the Ministry of Economy (& MATIMOP), is an independent and impartial public entity that operates for the benefit of the Israeli innovation ecosystem and Israeli economy as a whole. Water.io's internet of packaging platform is supported by the OCS.

  • The Internet of Packaging (Spanish)

2018 Innobev Awards Winners Announced, including Water.io best cap

Organised by global food and drinks experts Zenith, the awards attracted over 100 entries from around the world including the UK, Ireland, across Europe including the Baltic States, the US, Australia and the Middle East in 15 categories, demonstrating creativity, innovation, marketing, community initiative and environmental practice.

  • The Internet of Packaging (Spanish)

Winner of best IoTStar during MWC Barcelona

IoT Stars is a unique event for IoT companies to pitch in front of a top-notch international jury and for companies to connect to a C-level audience of entrepreneurs, developers, designers, investors, industry players, press and media working in the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem.


  • JVP selects 10 Israeli startups for mentorship with Tesco, PepsiCo, Barclays

JVP selects 10 Israeli startups for mentorship with Tesco, PepsiCo, Barclays

The VC fund started JVP Play, a startup-boosting initiative, in October to serve as a bridge between new startups and established multinational corporations, with the startups offering their skills and problem-solving technologies to the big firms and helping bring artificial intelligence and deep learning from Israel’s startup ecosystem into retail and financial services

  • The Internet of Packaging (Spanish)

The Internet of Packaging (In Spanish)

Como a Water.io pretende alargar a gama de funções das tampas

  • Future 'smart' caps will do more than just seal a bottle

Future 'smart' caps will do more than just seal a bottle

With lives becoming more connected via the internet, Yoav Hoshen figures now is the time to leverage web-enabled technology in the caps and closures business.

  • Packaging becomes tool for engagement, digital touchpoints

Packaging becomes tool for engagement, digital touchpoint

At Packaged. The 6th Global Summit, presenters share how packaging has moved from a passive to an active role, creating an emotional and functional connection between the brand and consumer.

  • Packaging becomes tool for engagement, digital touchpoints

5 Innovative Smart Water Bottles To Keep you Hydrated

Thankfully, technology has made it a little easier for us to take proactive steps on our journey to better health. One such way is through the creation of smart water bottles designed to track daily water intake and ensure proper hydration. Here are my top 5 favorites in no particular order:

  • Israel leading mhealth and digital health start-ups

G256 Innovative digital health | eHealth | mHealth startups in Israel

We have compiled a list of 256 Innovative digital health startups in Israel in 2017

  • study on the european market for plastic caps and closures

second ceresana study on the european market for plastic caps and closures

The trend towards “intelligent” packaging also captures caps and closures. For example, the company Water.IO offers closures for water bottles which help consumers adhere to a healthy and regular water consumption with light or vibration signals.

  • top ten disruptors for your industry iiot

Great sucsess for the Israeli companies in the Get in the ring competition in Singapore

Water.io has was one of the selected start-ups out of the 10,000 candidates to participate in the Singapore "get in the ring" event, after winning the heavyweight category in the "get in the ring" Israel.

  • top ten disruptors for your industry iiot

Water.io wins the Get in the ring heavyweight category

Water.io, a leading Internet of packaging company has won the heavyweight category in the "Get in the ring" competition, and will participate the in the global competition in Singapore.

  • top ten disruptors for your industry iiot

Top 10 Internet of Things Companies to Watch in the Manufacturing Industry

Water.IO is bringing intelligent packaging to the consumer market. Their products use IoT monitoring technology to verify the location, shipping conditions, and quality of products for industries like food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, and consumer goods.

  • ynet press: The Israeli patent that reminds to drink

ynet press: The Israeli patent that reminds to drink

Water.io brings a new domain called the internet of packaging. includng smart hydration and better medical adherence.

  • calcalist press: feed 2 billion people

Globes: Learn about the internet of packaging start up - water.io

Visy and Water.io join forces to bring the internet of packaging to Australia and New Zeland.

  • calcalist press: feed 2 billion people

Calcalist: Feed two billion people

Learn about the Israrli companies who are changing the food tech landscape. Water.io among the group.

  • Choose your smart bottle

Choose your smart bottle

New technology has now been developed to track our water intake, hydration levels and total water consumption, which can be used to help consumers stay healthy.

  • AIPI World Congress

AIPI World Congress | Tap into the technology shaping the future

Last year’s Active and Intelligent Packaging Industry World Congress marked a breakthrough for at lot of new technology

  • World Beverage Innovation Awards 2016 finalists announced

World Beverage Innovation Awards 2016 finalists announced

Best technology innovation - Water.IO – Water.IO Smart Cap

  • 2016 Global Bottled Water Awards

2016 Global Bottled Water Awards

From Norwegian arctic water to probiotic functional drinks, the winners of the 2016 Global Bottled Water Awards have been announced.

  • Business is booming between Aussies and Israelis

Water.Io: Il tappo di bottiglia intelligente che ti ricorda di bere

Water.Io: Il tappo di bottiglia intelligente che ti ricorda di bere. L’acqua contribuisce alla salute, fornendo nutrienti essenziali per le cellule, tra cui minerali, vitamine e glucosio.

  • Business is booming between Aussies and Israelis

Business is booming between Aussies and Israelis

Cybersecurity, robotics, communications, medical devices and artificial intelligence are among Israeli innovations eagerly sought Down Under.

  • Visy and Water.IO Partner

Visy and Water.IO Partner to Bring Smart Packaging to Australia and New Zealand Region

Visy and Water.IO announced today a strategic partnership to bring smart packaging to the region.

  • Visy and Water.IO

Visy and Water.IO team up to take smart packaging mainstream

Visy, one of the largest packaging companies in Australia and New Zealand, has teamed up with smart packaging provider Water.IO on a strategic partnership that will aim to bring smart packaging to the region.

  • Visy and Water.IO

Visy, Water.IO partner to deliver smart packaging solutions

Visy, a packaging company based in Australia, and Water.IO, a provider of Internet of Things (IoT) smart packaging solutions, formed a strategic partnership to bring smart packaging to the region.

  • i24 innovation stories

Water.io in the i24 new innovation stories

See the i24 news innovation stories chapter about water.io and the smart packaging solutiosn.

  • beverage packaging 2016 article

Article in the beverage packaging innovation magazine, Winter 2016 edition

Read about smart packaging innovation in this edition of beverage packaging innovation, winter edition 2016, in the article inscludes an interview with the CTO of Water.io.

  • aipia article in dutch

Article in a dutch magazine about Aipia and Water.io

Dutch Article, Read about the Aipia congress and the innovative water.io products that were displayed during the congress.

  • aipia interview yoav hoshen

Interview with Yoav Hoshen, Co Founder and SVP Business development at Water.io

Mr. Hoshen explains in theis interview about the Water.io innovative technology for smart and active packaging.

  • world beverage innovation finalist

Water.IO is named a finalist in the BrauBeviale World Beverage Innovation awards

Water.IO, the IoT smart packaging company, announced today that it has been named a finalist in the ‘best technological innovation’ category at the BrauBeviale: Trade Fair for Production and Marketing of Drinks. The event took place Nov 8-10 in Nuremberg.

  • keynote speaker aipia amsterdam 2016

Water.IO to be Keynote Speaker at AIPIA World Congress 2016

Water.IO, the IoT smart packaging company, announced today that it will be attending the AIPIA World Congress, taking place in Amsterdam, November 14-15, 2016.

  • caps and closure barcelona 2016

Water.IO to be Keynote Speaker at Plastic Caps & Closures

Water.IO, the IoT smart packaging company, announced today that it will be a keynote speaker at the upcoming Plastic Caps & Closures show, taking place in Barcelona, November 9-10, 2016.

  • global bottled water award winner

Water.IO wins ‘best cap/closure’ award at Global Bottled Water Congress

Water.IO, the IoT smart packaging company, announced today that it has won first place in the ‘best cap/closure’ category at the Global Bottled Water Congress, which took place Oct 10-12 in Prague.