How to Set Up Print-Ready Artwork

How to Set Up Print-Ready Artwork

How to Set Up Print-Ready Artwork   If you usually work in digital design or are new to graphic design in general, you may be unfamiliar with setting up print-ready artwork. To make it easier for you, we’ve put together a list of tips for setting up artwork for custom label printing.   Color Mode If Read More

Digital vs Flexo Printing

Is It Time to Switch from Digital to Flexo?

Is It Time to Switch from Digital to Flexo? When it comes to choosing a printing method for your product labels, the two main options you have are digital and flexography. Digitally printed labels can be less expensive for short print runs, but if your business has grown to require thousands of labels, flexo printing can Read More

HotSpotz XP Heat Resistant Tape

Hot Spotz XP Heat Resistant Tape

Hot Spotz XP Heat Resistant Tape Hot Spotz® XP proprietary tape is a safe, fast, reliable and practical solution to protect wire, cable, pipe, fuel lines, cable trays or any item that requires protection from radiant heat. Versatile High Temperature Protection Easily Installed Tape Heat Barrier Good Fluid Exposure Performance Ideal for Irregular Shapes, Field Read More

5 Simple Steps to Designing Product Labels

5 Simple Steps to Designing Effective Product Labels

  With 70% of purchasing decisions being made in store, an eye-catching product label is essential to attracting and engaging customers. Shoppers have an endless amount of options to choose from when browsing store shelves, and most in-store purchasing behavior is based solely on appearance. When it comes to packaging design, looks matter. Using these 5 Read More

Eco Friendly Packaging and Labeling

Eco-Friendly Packaging and Labeling Trends

Eco-Friendly Packaging and Labeling Trends With Earth Day approaching this April, we’re taking a look at sustainable packaging and labeling solutions.  In addition to helping the environment and future generations, eco-friendly packaging can attract more customers and add value to your brand. Studies are showing an increasing interest in sustainable packaging by consumers: 9 in 10 Read More

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5 Packaging Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2017

With the excitement of the new year behind us and a great start to 2017, we’re taking a look at the latest packaging trends to keep an eye on this year. In 2016, the packaging industry moved towards simplistic, sustainable, and holistic design. While some of these styles have carried over into 2017, there are also Read More

Promotional Labels Stickers

Top 3 Benefits of Using Promotional Labels

Top 3 Benefits of Using Promotional Labels In today’s constantly-evolving marketing world, tried and true methods of advertising are often overlooked. Although much of today’s advertising has turned digital, promotional products are still proving to be one of the most powerful and effective marketing tools. They also have the highest advertising recall over television, print, Read More

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Finishing Touches: Varnish or Lamination?

Finishing Touches: Varnish or Lamination? Label coatings not only add visual appeal to your label, but also provide protection so that your label can withstand special conditions. When deciding which type of coating to add to your label, your choices are varnish and lamination. From there, you can choose between glossy and matte. The first Read More

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Bauble Buzz: Jewelry News for November 2016

  As we start gearing up for the holiday season, November is full of exciting events and trade shows! Take a look at what’s happening this month in the jewelry industry. Birthstones of the Month: Citrine and Topaz   Citrine and topaz bring a bit of warmth to the chilly month of November with their Read More