All retail stores that deals with whiskey must purchase and sell the product having an RFID tag starting from October 2012. In addition, all domestic entertainment establishments that sell whiskey must be furnished with whiskey authenticity verifier starting from January 2013 to be provided to the consumers upon request. (Korea National Tax Service Notice No. 2011-17).
1. Provided service
By connecting the "Whisky Authentication Verifier" provided by Bona Bank Corporation with the smart phone using the Bluetooth for RFID tag recognition attached to the bottleneck, consumers can verify the name of the product, name of the retailer, capacity, date of manufacture, purpose of use, shipment date to the wholesale and authenticity status.
2. How to use
① Search and install the "Whiskey Authentication Verifier" application.
② Click on start -> Bluetooth reader auto connecting -> product check
③ Product check (whiskey RFID tab 1st recognition): check distribution history
④ Check authentication (whiskey RFID tag 2nd recognition): check authentication
※ When initially connecting, it will take approximately 10 ~ 15 seconds due to RFID search and connection time.
3. Error message
① When trying to recognize the RFID tag which has not be registered at the National Tax Service's alcohol distribution information system, "unable to check - nonregistered" message will appear.
② When using a nonregistered "whisky authentication verifier" which has not been registered with National Tax Service's alcohol distribution information system, "unable to check - nonregistered device" message will appear. In such case, please contact the customer support center.
4. Customer support center
① Purchase shopping mall: http://mall.koreaju.com
② Program improvement inquiry: email@example.com