Adobe has added another data source to its marketing platform, with Thinfilm Electronics’ recent announcement of the data integration of its Near Field Communication (NFC) tags.

Thinfilm, based in Oslo, Norway, manufactures printed electronic products, including small, inexpensive NFC tags that can be used on products to provide more information in physical stores.

Thinfilm indicates that it is the first time that the Adobe platform integrates NFC data for customer engagement, and it is the first time that Thinfilm integrates data from these types of tags to a marketing platform.

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Barry Levine covers marketing technology for Third Door Media. Previously, he covered this space as a senior writer for VentureBeat, and he has written on these topics and other technologies for publications such as CMSWire and NewsFactor. He founded and directed the website / unit at PBS Thirteen / WNET; worked as a senior online producer / screenwriter for Viacom; created a successful interactive game, PLAY IT BY EAR: the first CD game; founded and directed an independent cinema showcase, CENTER SCREEN, based at Harvard and M.I.T .; and served more than five years as a consultant to the M.I.T. Media Lab. You can find it on LinkedIn, and on Twitter at xBarryLevine.