Printhead resolution tips

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Printhead resolution tips

Buying your first barcode printer can seem to be a bit of a minefield. Perhaps one of the most important factors you are going to have to decide upon is the resolution of your printhead. The wrong choice could have an immediate effect not only on the quality of the printing but also on...

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Instant inventory updates with barcodes makes shoe shopping super-fast!

So here’s the scene: You need a new pair of shoes. There are some great modern styles.  But shopping is mind-blowingly tedious at the best of times – and those endless questions and so much wasted time. “Do you have these in a size 8?” Off the assistant goes. Wait 5 minutes. You’re left...

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Cutting costs with the Toshiba Tec B-EX4T2 barcode label printer

The Toshiba Tec B-EX4T2 continues to get rave reviews as a commercial tool both for Small to medium business and large corporate manufacturing businesses. As well as being highly competitive in terms of price, taking into account comparable barcode label printers, the Toshiba Tec B-EX4T2 can also reduce in house processing costs and also...

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Demystifying the mysterious DataMatrix Barcode

The DataMatrix as shown in the image has become part of everyday life now. Most know for its use on mobile phones to access information about a retail commodity the DataMatrix barcode has a very different presentation from the 1 dimensional linear barcode we have come to know so well. The 1 D barcode,...

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Top Tips for extending the life of your Printhead

Every form of office or manufacturing equipment needs maintenance to a certain degree. The modern Toshiba barcode label printers have been designed to need as little maintenance as possible so as to save time on the shop floor and also to make use and accessibility as simple as possible. But at the end of...

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Keeping Track of your business Assets with Asset Labels

Barcode labels are the perfect way in the modern age to track and monitor  the stock you will sell to your clients. You can determine which commodities are selling fastest, when resources need to be replenished, and streamline the whole purchasing process. But what about the valuable properties your organisation owns, such as office...

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UK Barcode Label Equipment and UPC Codes

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UK Barcode Label Equipment and UPC Codes

The UK and and the USA use two slightly different types of barcode labelling systems. This straight away begs the question – what if a British company is receiving commodities or supplies from abroad? Will printing equipment available over in the UK be able to read American barcode Labels? The GS1 underpins Barcode label Standards The fundamental...

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Calculating Contrast and Barcode Labels

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Calculating Contrast and Barcode Labels

Finding the most efficient colours for a linear barcode may seem a daunting task. The contrast between the colours needs to be spot on in order for  barcode labels to be working at optimum performance. However it is not as difficult as at first it may seem. The most fundamental concern is to reproduce...

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The Benefits of the Mobile Printer

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The Benefits of the Mobile Printer

Tracking inventory using barcode printers and other gadgets is often a great deal easier within a warehouse and store front than monitoring sales people, delivery employees and company representatives out on the road. Mobile printers have been available for a long time but many businessmen think twice because of the investment involved.  But when...

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Choosing a Barcode and Labelling supplier

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Choosing a Barcode and Labelling supplier

As the Barcode and Labelling industry continues to become more and more dynamic and much more a part of everyday life for the individual as well as an essential tool for manufacturers and retailers, choosing the most appropriate supplier seems to be even more complex  for the business manager than it once was. Barcode...

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