If you’ve been following our series on the history of printing presses, it’s been quite a ride. We started in China way back in the 800s A.D. We checked in with Gutenberg and the information explosion he ignited throughout Renaissance Europe. And in our last piece, we looked at the Industrial[...]
The way we eat is changing, and with it, the information we look for on product labels. Many Americans are no longer content to remain in the dark about the ingredients in their food, the source of the ingredients, and how they’re processed.
The growing consumer desire to know about their food[...]
Here at the Label Printers, we think about custom labels a lot – not just because labels are our business, but because we’ve seen how the right label can help move products off the shelf. Labels aren’t just decorations; they’re critical sales tools.
Whether you’ve been planning your label for[...]
A new generation of innovative brewers usually – and deservedly – gets the glory for expanding the palates of beer nerds and everyday consumers with artisanal hops, botanical ingredients, and barrel aging.
But let’s take a moment to wonder where the current craft brew craze would be without the[...]
On Jan. 1, 2020, Illinois will officially become the next state in the nation to legalize the sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. The change comes as a result of the Cannabis Regulation and Taxation Act (CRTA), a bill passed by the state General Assembly in May and signed into law by[...]
The globalization of agriculture has its advantages. For one, it allows us to eat strawberries year-round. It also helps farmers reach far-flung new markets. The downside, though, is most of us have no ideas where our meals originate.
Social media is fertile ground for the rapid spread of fake information – and it’s also become a hotspot for buying and selling counterfeit goods.
Ask anyone in the western world what they know about the history of printing, and it’s a sure bet that – if they know anything at all – they’ll start with Johannes Gutenberg. In Europe and North America, Gutenberg’s name is not only synonymous with the early history of the printing press, but[...]
When it comes down to it, most energy drinks do the same thing: deliver a caffeine-powered jolt of stamina. But the way brands truly stand out in the crowded energy drink market is by promoting a lifestyle.
If all you want is a rush of adrenaline to get you through a night of studying or a[...]