Spotlight on the Toshiba TEC MD408i

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Spotlight on the Toshiba TEC MD408i

The Toshiba TEC  MD408i has been especially designed and developed for businesses who need to print labels, tickets, receipts and transaction documents on the move. This powerful little printer offers dynamic speeds and multi-form mobile printing for the logistics industry. Who uses the Toshiba TEC MD408i? This printer is useful for any industry where...

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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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Why barcode labels need to be glued to ants…

Yes, well that title got you reading the blog this week. We have covered some pretty quirky topics on the Tanto blog over the years but glueing barcode labels to ants  has to be the most off the wall yet. In fact it even seems a little bit cruel if not intensely frustrating to...

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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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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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Highlighting the Toshiba BSA4

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Highlighting the Toshiba BSA4

The immediate benefit of the Toshiba BSA4 is it is flexible for all work environments. It has the functionality of an industrial printer but has the ease of use of a desktop printer. Hence processes are clean and can be on a large scale without the extra training for because of complex procedures. Design for...

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Who remembers the Kimball Tag?

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Who remembers the Kimball Tag?

The news has been  full recently of the amazing successes of the Barcode label. It celebrated its sixtieth anniversary last year, its close cousin the Q code is becoming the way to buy online, and the death of its inventor in early December 2012 brought its genius to the forefront once again. Since its...

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Spotlight on the Toshiba Tec DB-EA4D

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Spotlight on the Toshiba Tec DB-EA4D

Toshiba continue to be top of the best sellers list as far as label printers go and the Toshiba Tec DB EA4D is no exception. In fact, we can go further than review and highlight the assets of this neat little piece of machinery  – it has actually won an award as well. The IF...

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Toshiba Tec B-EX4T2 Barcode Label Printer

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Toshiba Tec B-EX4T2 Barcode Label Printer

Toshiba Tec is usually ahead of the crowd when it comes to the latest innovations in the world of  barcode label printers but it really has pulled out all of the stops with its latest model – The Toshiba Tec B-EX4T2. It is already getting rave reviews as a commercial tool that is not only...

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