Five Ways your Labeling System is Like Your Car

I know, I know!  A Label Printer, Label Printer Applicator or Label Applicator is an obscure piece of packaging equipment and your car is, well, your car.  But, there are many things that the two have in common. 1.)  Your car is an investment – so is your labeling equipment! Cars are a big investment. …

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Improve Your Shipping Efficiency – Article from Modern Materials Handling

As the continued growth in e-commerce skyrockets, automation can improve the shipping process, particularly in e-commerce applications that typically see one to two items being shipped to one address.  Automating your shipping process can take the order shipment process from sometimes less than 2 packages per minute to more than 17 per minute with one piece of…

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What is a bar code?

You’ve seen them.  They make your life easier, faster.  Those little black and white miracles that make checking out at the store fast and simple.  Bar Codes.  But have you ever really thought about what makes a bar code tick (or should I say scan)? Simply put, a linear bar code (like the ones in…

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