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Printing Labels for Durable or Industrial Environments

Not one label is the same – different applications require different digital technology, which is precisely why printing is such an exciting business. Wine & spirits, food, beverages, pharma, health & beauty or industrial chemicals: every label comes with its own aesthetic and functional requirements. In this article, we focus on durable and industrial […]

By |August 14th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Printing Labels for Durable or Industrial Environments

Sensor Plus technology now available in Europe

Credit card-sized label records temperatures a product is exposed to throughout the supply chain

Following its successful launch in the United States in September, Avery Dennison has introduced the TT Sensor Plus temperature data logger to the European market as a simple, reliable, and cost-effective way to track temperatures during a product’s supply chain journey.

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By |July 25th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Sensor Plus technology now available in Europe

CiDO: Come in and drop off – barcode opens doors

An innovation of the start-up company CiDO (Come in and Drop Off) is aimed specifically at residents of appartment blocks or group houses. It is about facilitating the delivery of parcels even in the absence of the recipient. Before the apartment door in the house many have a lockable receptacle or a parcel box. Only: How does […]

By |July 25th, 2017|News|Comments Off on CiDO: Come in and drop off – barcode opens doors

5 Reasons to Print On-Demand Color Labels In-House

Why would I want to print my own color labels?

The world has changed quite a bit in the last few years. People demand more of their brands. They want small, customized products and they want them quickly. They want more variety which means more SKUs and more labels. Manufacturers have to be more flexible […]

By |July 24th, 2017|News|Comments Off on 5 Reasons to Print On-Demand Color Labels In-House

Direct-Thermal Labels vs. Thermal-Transfer Labels

Most modern tabletop labels printers like those from Zebra, Datamax, Sato and others are able to print in thermal-transfer and direct thermal modes. But there is a big difference in how this is accomplished and why you would use one or the other. Let’s look at them.

When you send information for label content to […]

By |July 24th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Direct-Thermal Labels vs. Thermal-Transfer Labels

Sustainable and cost-effective solutions for weigh scale food, logistic and mobile printing applications

Demand for thin, film-based products is changing the face of the release liner market. And as the label industry grows and evolves, so too does the release liner market. Suppliers are adapting to the latest trends, and manufacturing products accordingly. A push for improved sustainability is another market driver,  reducing waste through thinner caliper material, lowering […]

By |July 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Sustainable and cost-effective solutions for weigh scale food, logistic and mobile printing applications

Barcode app for vegans

Vegan or not vegan – this is the question. With the barcode app from Codecheck, this can be found quickly and easily. Anyone who has the app on their smartphone simply scans the barcode printed on the product and immediately learns whether it is free of animal substances or not.
Barcode App: healthier shopping
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By |July 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Barcode app for vegans

Motion Code is designed to prevent credit card fraud

If you are shopping with your credit card on the Internet, you must enter the “Card Verification Value” (CVV) or the “Card Security Code” (CSC) in addition to your credit card data during the payment process. This is a three- or four-digit code, which can be found on the back of the card. You can imagine […]

By |July 19th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Motion Code is designed to prevent credit card fraud

Personalized children’s chocolate – Smart Packaging!

Thanks to the advent of Smart Labelling and Packaging, we can now customize the packaging of children’s chocolate individually: To do so, you must enter online the action code of a newly purchased package.

Picture source: Kinder ChocolateYou can then upload an image for the front and select a greeting for the back. In this way, chocolate packs can be designed […]

By |July 19th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Personalized children’s chocolate – Smart Packaging!

Retol optimizes logistics and shipping processes with Weber Systems

The parquet specialist Retol optimizes its logistics and shipping processes with our Weber Legi-Air 4050E. The label Print Apply System helps the automation of the prefabrication: combined with orders for goods and orders generated with Retol production orders.

The employees scan the product bar codes on the corresponding goods and assemble the packaging units. The EDP system generates a […]

By |July 19th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Retol optimizes logistics and shipping processes with Weber Systems
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