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Material Options for Your Printed Labels

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Material Options for Your Printed Labels

Whether you need barcode labels that won’t peel off the product or custom-designed labels as part of the branding for your bespoke product, choosing the right material for your labels is vital for the overall impact and ease of use of the end product. In a 2017 study by Tetra Pak, it was highlighted...

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QR Codes: Everything You Need to Know

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QR Codes: Everything You Need to Know

QR codes were invented as a response to the ever-growing need for more capabilities from barcodes, such as the type or quantity of data requirements. Here’s our guide to everything you need to know about QR codes. What Is a QR code? QR stands for ‘Quick Response’, which is a direct reflection on the...

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Choosing the Right Barcode Label

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Choosing the Right Barcode Label

Whether this is your first time buying barcode labels for your business or you have a new project that requires something different, there are many components to consider when choosing the right barcode. Here are some of the most common questions we’re asked on how to choose the right barcode for your needs. What...

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How to Chose the Right Label Printer

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How to Chose the Right Label Printer

There are lots of label printers out there, so figuring out what’s right for you can seem like a real minefield. Fear not, our handy guide will take you through the main points to consider when choosing the right label printer. 1. What Exactly Do You Need To Print? Do you need images, text...

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Does My Small Business Need Barcodes?

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Does My Small Business Need Barcodes?

Running a small business is time-consuming and often stressful. With a barcode system, your company can operate much more efficiently, and it’ll save you a great deal of worry. Barcodes aren’t just for major retailers. They’re an easy and cost-effective way for small businesses to streamline their processes. This gives you more time to...

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A short history of barcode art

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A short history of barcode art

Can the humble barcode really be transformed into barcode art? Find out in our short history of barcode art – you might be surprised! The barcode is so much part of our everyday life. Essential for commerce and recognised by anyone who has exchanged a product for money in a shopping outlet or online,...

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How stock taking can streamline your business processes

Do you make stock-taking a priority or are you are selling blind? However big or small your business is, you will, at some time or another have to deal with logistics. We often think of logistics as being to do with processes for supply (such as haulage and freight) but it really covers the...

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Is my barcode label fit for purpose?

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Is my barcode label fit for purpose?

Is it inevitable we will pick the wrong queue at a supermarket? It can certainly feel like it sometimes. You know the situation: You have bought all the essentials for the week such as alcohol, coffee, chocolate and midnight snacks and now you just want to get through the cashier area as fast as...

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Top tips for inventory management

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Top tips for inventory management

Ok, so keeping a robust inventory for your business isn’t the most riveting subject in the world of business. But it should be. Unless you have a precise monitor on your stock, your business could well just collapse like a pack of cards. You are unable to analyse past sales in order to streamline...

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Barcodes: Your complete guide

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Barcodes: Your complete guide

Whether you’re looking to learn more about how barcodes work, want to get all the information on what barcodes can do to help your business or why you should use barcodes in the first place, our complete guide has all you need to get you started. Providing you with valuable insight into exactly why...

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