6 Ways barcode labels can save you time and money

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6 Ways barcode labels can save you time and money

Some of the  most essential inventions in the modern world are taken for granted. That is probably what makes them so good – they fit so snugly into our daily life and meet our requirements so easily that we never give them a second thought. Barcode labels have been around for decades  the consumer...

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Using Barcode labels effectively in health-care

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Using Barcode labels effectively in health-care

The power of barcode label technology continues to become more and more an everyday tool used in almost all parts of our community life. Barcode labels systems continue to thrive because of their accuracy, ease of use,  timely feedback and ultimately they  lead to increased productivity in whichever sector you may be working in....

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Labels and sustainability

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The need for in-built sustainability in manufactured products is fast becoming an absolute necessity for competitive and morally focussed  business enterprises. Avery Dennison this week announced the introduction of its new innovation – the wash-off self-adhesive labels. Not only is it bringing great sustainability to the label industry there are benefits for  green thinking and businesses alike....

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Meet Lady Shamrock, the barcode cow

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Meet Lady Shamrock, the barcode cow

Have you often passed a herd of cows grazing in a lush green field and thought to yourself: “I wonder what their favourite type of grass is?” or “What part of the field do they prefer best when the sun is shining?” or “I wonder how they feel about getting their udders squeezed at...

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Royal Mail boosted by Barcode Technology

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Royal Mail boosted by Barcode Technology

Here in the the UK the Royal Mail has been with us since the middle of the 19th century. A public company company since its inception, the Royal Mail is as British  as  Fish and chips and  Yorkshire puddings. But over the last decade or so the Royal Mail has taken a battering from...

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New Printer Malware Outbreak

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New Printer Malware Outbreak

New Printer Malware Outbreak Symantic this week reported another new worrying virus that specifically attacks printers. When network printers are infected they are seen to just print off Gobbledegook and nonsense. Apparently the culprit is Trojan Malware that goes by the name of Trojan.Milenso Printer Malware hits Europe It was the Sans Institute in...

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Sustainability for the self-adhesive labelling industry

When it comes to green business the barcode label, printing and labelling industry is not dragging its heels. News was recently released that UPM’s waste management concept is now available industry wide in Europe. Thanks to UPM’s de-siliconizing process it means spent paper release liner can now be saved and changed into useful raw...

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Barcodes behind rise in GS1 membership

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Barcodes behind rise in GS1 membership

GS1,  this week reported that  an expanding internet economy has boosted the membership of their supply chain standards and solutions organisation in the UK to over 25,000. Studies show that this sudden growth tends to mirror recent technological innovation in barcodes on the retail market. The use of GS1 barcodes to  identify products being sold...

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Paypal barcode app heralds new era in shopping

It was reported this week that Paypal, one of the most secure systems of paying for products online has now hit the high street with its brand new state of the art barcode Application. Barcode applications are not new to mobile phones and they give the shopper the freedom to download all the necessary...

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The latest addition to Toshiba TEC’s line-up of industrial printers the B-EX4 is breaking ground by printing and being able to maintain high print quality at maximum print speed of 14 inches (355mm) per second. Most other printers including some of Toshiba TEC’s older models struggle to maintain print quality when printing at maximum...

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