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Ordering Labels: Why Purchasing Shouldn’t Have To Go It Alone

Who is responsible for ordering labels at your organization?

Is it an engineering team that understands the role the label...

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My Label Materials Aren’t Available. Now What?

A “perfect storm” of converging factors has transformed previously plentiful raw materials into rare commodities. Combined...

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Will Your Label Last? How to Get a Durable Product Label

The life of a label is rarely easy, with labels enduring a ceaseless barrage of attacks.

If it’s not temperature extremes...

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QR Code vs. Barcode: When and Where to Use Each

QR codes have become nearly as ubiquitous on product labels as conventional barcodes.

But while both technologies are used for...

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How the Right Label Printer Can Help You Navigate Supply Chain Volatility

Just when it was starting to feel like the economy was finally getting back to something resembling normal, the global supply...

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Vendor Managed Inventory, Fulfillment, & Distribution for Custom Labels

No matter how carefully you plan, sometimes you just run out of things. And if it’s items like basic office supplies like pens...

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What Are Piggyback Labels and When Should You Use Them?

Innovation can come in small packages. Such is the case with piggyback labels. These little marvels of engineering are...

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Best Practices to Design Custom Labels That Look Incredible (and Perform)

It’s easy to get deeply invested in the look of your custom label. After all the technical decision-making and arduous work...

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Why the Best Label Printer for Small Business is…a Label Manufacturer

There comes a time when every small business owner thinks, “Why not just buy our own label printer and do our own labels? How...

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All About Thermal Labels: Direct Thermal vs. Thermal Transfer

Ask your label printer for “thermal labels,” and you’ll probably get an immediate follow-up question: “Do you know which kind...

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Create an Attention-Getting Product Display with These 8 Items

Shoppers make decisions in split seconds. Anything that breaks the monotony of row after row of similar packaging can also...

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How to Get the Best Labels for Glass Bottles & Plastic Bottles

It may seem silly to sing the praises of a piece of packaging, but bottles allow us to enjoy some of our favorite products.


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The Cost of Custom Product Labels: What Impacts Pricing?

Prices vary widely across the custom label printing industry. And it’s not always clear to buyers why such a tiny slip of...

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Eco-Friendly Labels for Environmentally-Conscious Brands

If you’re considering switching to more eco-friendly labels for your products or business, you’re riding a growing wave of...

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3 Inexpensive Brand Protection Strategies That Thwart Counterfeiters

You wouldn’t wait until your house was on fire to purchase insurance. So why would you wait to invest in brand protection...

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