On November 4, 2015, AlpVision was granted a new European patent EP2024899B1 protecting the core innovation of our Fingerprint technology. This patent protects the key characteristic of AlpVisionâ€™s Fingerprint technology, which is leveraging the microstructure that naturally occurs in molded products as a unique identifier. Product authentication is performed using a standard smartphone equipped with AlpVisionâ€™s custom-built Fingerprint app. Since its release in 2009, AlpVisionâ€™s Fingerprint technology has been used to protect millions of products manufactured by molding worldwide, such as bottles and caps, electrical appliances, mechanical parts, and imaging supplies, to name a few. This exclusive right complements AlpVisionâ€™s ever growing portfolio of product authentication solutions, which now includes over 50 patents.