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Choosing the Right Industrial Labels for Your Warehouse

Choosing the Right Industrial Labels for Your Warehouse

By Loretta Andrews | May 14, 2021

Traditional, big box store labels are fine for routine uses like addressing envelopes or placing them on boxes or other office supplies; however, they are not the ideal choice for industrial settings. Exposure to heat, moisture, or chemicals can cause traditional labels to become discolored, torn, or even fall off. Industrial labels solve these issues as they…

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What’s New On Nutrition Labels for 2021?

What’s New On Nutrition Labels for 2021?

By Loretta Andrews | April 30, 2021

Over the past few years, updates to nutrition labels have occurred in various industries according to guidelines issued by the FDA. Under the latest ingredient labels guidelines, the nutrition label that provides information to the public will see some design changes. There will be alterations made to the size of the type detailing the calorie…

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How Pharma Track And Trace Works

How Pharma Track And Trace Works

By Loretta Andrews | April 15, 2021

Pharmaceutical drug manufacturers want its customers to feel confident about the medications they are supplying to the market. They want to assure purchasers the drug is authentic and is the one authorized for sale by the FDA. Pharma track and trace refers to the process of tracking and determining both the past and current locations…

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5 Advantages of Flexible Packaging

5 Advantages of Flexible Packaging

By Loretta Andrews | March 30, 2021

Are you benefitting from the amazing advantages of flexible packaging solutions? Flexible packaging provides greater design versatility so your product can be displayed everywhere from sitting on the shelf or hanging from a display. Flexible packaging films are notoriously cost-effective as well, eliminating the unnecessary materials and delivering a higher product-to-package ratio. It also allows for a greater variety of design options including…

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Comparing Flexographic Printing vs Digital Printing

Comparing Flexographic Printing vs Digital Printing

By Loretta Andrews | March 14, 2021

Have you given enough thought to the appearance of your business labels? Is your digital label printing method accurately reflecting your brand? If not, let’s quickly compare flexographic printing vs. digital printing. The technical differences between the two are pretty straightforward. Flexo label printing uses ink that is applied to rubber printing plates. The plates are attached to…

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