Published on 03/02/18
This guide will identify the printable labels and materials that are compatible with the popular printers used today. There are four common types of label printers: inkjet, laser, thermal, and direct thermal. Learn more.
Published on 01/30/18
Many people commonly refer to label dispensers and label applicators as synonyms. However, there are some key differences. Learn about the history of label dispensers and applicators.
Published on 12/30/17
Let's say that you're the owner or manager of an industrial business, one that doesn't do a lot of shipping and isn't especially concerned with the aesthetics of its products. You might think that labels aren't really needed in your company's day to day operations. The truth of the matter, however, is that labels can be of great use in industrial settings. They can improve the organization of your stock, heighten communication among employees, and even make the floor safer for you and your employees.
Published on 12/20/17
You might, given the growing popularity of online advertising, think that direct mail marketing has fallen by the wayside. In reality, however, mailers have retained both their prevalence and their effectiveness even as we dive headfirst into the information age. In 2014, companies spent over 48 billion dollars on direct mail marketing - on average, that investment earned them a whopping 1,300% return, more than many forms of advertising (traditional or new) can boast. Effective direct mail marketing poses its own set of challenges, however, not the least of which is setting up an efficient and affordable mailing operation. The very first basic element you want to get right is the labels.
Published on 11/29/17
If you've got an item that needs to be labeled, the odds are that you simply want to label it once and be done with it. That being the case, doesn't it make sense to choose a label that best suits the item and the environment in which it lies? Learn more!
Published on 11/22/17
The holiday season is a time for friends and family, for coming together to reminisce about good times past and to look forward to those yet to come. Unfortunately, it can also be a challenging period for business owners and managers. The uncertainty surrounding employee, partner and supplier availability during this time of year can make it incredibly difficult to maintain your company's operations, which at best will kill your holiday spirit and at worst might set your business off track for months to come. Luckily, there's still time to prepare - and as long as you craft a comprehensive plan and stick to it, you'll be able to keep things running smoothly; you might even save your festive cheer.
Published on 11/15/17
Of all the varieties of labels available on the market, there are none as vibrant and striking as those that have been flood-coated with color. Flood coating, generally speaking, simply means that the label has been infused from border to border with dye to ensure an even coat over every part of the label.
Published on 10/31/17
Adding a laser printer to your business operations is one of the easiest ways to increase your company’s efficiency. The speed and precision offered by these remarkable devices can increase your business’ capability to fulfill orders and create communications, and their low cost of operation will save you money in the long run. Read on!
Published on 10/30/17
As important as labels are to the operations of virtually any business, the traditional models have limitations that make them a liability in certain situations. Your product, for example, may never get where it's supposed to be going if rain smudges the address or barcode on its label before it can reach its destination.
Published on 10/27/17
One of the most common ways to determine the quality of a label is to measure just how well it adheres to the material being labeled. After all, what’s the purpose of a label that can just be pulled right off? It turns out, however, that there are a great number of environments where removable labels can be extremely useful. Read on.
Published on 10/25/17
LLT Labels announced that they will begin offering CHILL AT label technology to their customers. Learn what that means for you and your cold temperature products.