3 Reasons Why Clean Start Barcode Ribbon Is Your Best Option

When buying barcode ribbon, it’s important to get quality ribbon that will not only stand up to high demands of printing, but also give you quality barcodes consistently, time after time. In addition, you want your printhead to be clean, in order to print quality results and avoid printing problems during your jobs. IIMAK’s Clean Start […]

Read More

Ribbon Guide: What Kinds of Labels Work with Each Barcode Ribbon Type?

Barcode ribbon is an important consideration, especially for your thermal transfer printer. It’s even more important if your business is printing many different types of labels for your projects, from jar labels to shipping labels. Here’s a quick barcode ribbon guide for those who might be printing different types of labels in their space every day, and want […]

Read More

Advantages of Different Types of Thermal Transfer Ribbon

When using a thermal transfer printer, it is important to use the correct type of thermal transfer barcode ribbon for your products. Not only does the wrong thermal transfer ribbon affect the quality of your printed labels, but it can also cost you some money if you find out you’ve matched the ribbons to your product material […]

Read More

Direct Thermal Printing versus Thermal Transfer Printing

Both direct thermal printing and thermal transfer printing are useful for on demand applications. However, each has specific advantages and disadvantages. Knowing the differences between the two will assist you in determining which type of printing is right for your precise needs. Here are some basic differences you should understand when making a decision about which […]

Read More

WAX-RESIN RIBBON BUYING TIPS

  Applications that utilize a thermal transfer barcode ribbon of this quality are considered mid-range applications and they are very common, but it can be difficult to know when or how to choose the right wax/resin ribbons for any particular application. To clarify the types of barcode ribbon available a quick review is in order. […]

Read More

ZT200 Zebra Barcode Printers

If you missed our latest email blitz, take a look at this promotion that just went out in time for Halloween. You can get $25.00 off of a brand new Zebra ZT220 printer or you can get $50.00 off of a brand new ZT230 Zebra Barcode printer by using the promotional code on check out. […]

Read More

Direct Thermal Labels Can Help With Green Initiatives

Over the last eight years of reading this blog, we have learned a lot about the direct thermal label business, but have you thought about how using these direct thermal labels can help make for a greener environment? As we have learned over the years, direct thermal labels do not use a ribbon where thermal […]

Read More

Zebra Thermal Printers Improve Police Ticketing Efficiency

Zebra Thermal Printers Improve Police Ticketing Efficiency Nobody likes to see those red and blue sirens in the rear view mirror, but it does happen to the best of us. Getting a ticket is never a good experience, but the slow process of creating a citation and filling out the forms and submitting the ticket […]

Read More

Net Flex Flexible Ribbon

Net Flex iimak has introduced a new barcode ribbonribbon for flexible packaging coders, the new Net Flex wax/resin for near edge thermal transfer printers. This new ribbon features anti-static formulation, and delivers blacker, bolder print with greater durability and with print speeds up to 24 IPS. The new Net Flex ribbon is compatible with near […]

Read More

Zebra Thermal Label Printers

 Zebra Thermal Label Printer Supplies If you own a barcode software, you know how important having the right parts is. There are thousands and thousands of different types of thermal media available out today, but Zebra’s labels, tags, wristbands, and ribbons are specifically engineered to optimize performance with Zebra printers. Like Zebra printers, genuine Zebra […]

Read More