Printer Label Materials Make sure you choose the right printer labels for the right application, this handy guide will help you make the right label choice.
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Printer Label Materials

Printer Label Materials

It will probably come as no surprise that, there are a whole host of different materials used for printer labels. With different types of paper finish there needs to be specific types of labels to suit each application and the leading companies all have a good selection to cater for this. Gone are the days when two or three types fit all. In this ever changing world there are countless shapes, sizes and designs to consider prior to making a purchase for any printing label package.

What are the different types of available label materials?

Matt White Paper

This particular item has a dull finish and can be used quite comfortably on both a ink jet and laser printer.

Matt White Permanent Adhesive

Designed for an A4 sheet of paper and gives a smudge free printing performance every time.

Matt White Circular

These A4 sheets and are quick drying and are compatible with copier, inkjet and laser printers.

Coloured Mini Address Labels

These specially designed peel and stick labels are ideal for personal addressing. They come in a few colour finishes including clear, fluorescent yellow, gold and silver.

Semi Gloss Paper

These particular items are both peelable and removable items and come with a small shine finish.

High Gloss Printer Labels

This offer the user a shiny gloss look to each label and are compatible with laser and copier printers.

There are many applications for these printer labels including bottles, CDs, covers, envelopes, paper and parcels, so every type of label has to be produced in a certain way to match the product. There are also different shapes and sizes to consider depending on the item and can include address, circular, media, roll labels and shipping designs.

Matching up a label with the type of item you're wanting to send is very important not only for its adhesion, but how well it will print with the particular product you're wanting to use and will save you time and money, if you find the ideal partner each time for your product.

A bit of due care and attention is really all that's required, as there are a number of reputable businesses who stock a variety of different printer label materials to cater for changes in the business world and the consumer needs.       


Article Posted: 30/07/2012 01:00:01

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