Categories for Labels 101

INFOGRAPHIC: How to Determine Label Costs

July 23, 2019

It is important to factor in the long-term cost of your biggest consumable as a printer owner. Determining your label cost depends heavily on the amount of ink required for each design. Another factor to include will be estimating how many labels you’ll produce each month. The infographic below can help make sense of the total cost of ownership per... View Article

Anatomy of a Proper Label Design File

May 7, 2019

The graphic below demonstrates the differences between vector and raster. Vector Graphics Vector design elements are created with mathematically-drawn lines and shapes and are typically used for logos, text, flat areas of color, and barcodes. As a helpful note, always keep the vector elements vector. Do not rasterize them before you print them. Otherwise, it will limit or destroy the... View Article

The Evolution of Desktop Label Printing

November 19, 2018

Empowering Businesses: The Evolution of Desktop Label Printing In the past few years, outsourcing and the use of ‘for-hire’ remote services have taken the world by storm. For certain industries, it has been a groundbreaking move, empowering businesses and boosting revenue. But just because you can outsource doesn’t mean you should. Label printing is a perfect example. Not only is... View Article

How to Determine Label Costs

October 23, 2018
Let’s take a look at the importance of cost per label and production volume when buying a label printer. What most businesses don’t realize is that it’s often ink consumption, not the upfront price, which determines the real cost of any label printer. Depending on the number of labels you need, the cheapest machines can actually be the most costly.