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 […]

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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. Ribbon […]

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Solutions with the Zebra P4T Printer

Up until now, all mobile printers used direct thermal paper only. This restricted the use of mobile printers to only be used for printing material that did not have to last too long or be very durable. Today there are many other options for mobile printing opening up many more applications. An example is the […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Thermal Transfer Ribbon In Colors? Cool!

Would you like to add a little more life to your product labels? Maybe you just want to color code different labels. barcode ribbonEither way, there are a variety of barcode ribbon to fit your exact printer. There have all sorts of colors including metallic silver, metallic gold, white, shamrock green, forest green, wine, orange, […]

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