I’ve Been Asked to Put a Barcode Label on my Packages by My Customer


This kind of request is what we “in the industry” call Compliance Labeling.  Your customer is asking you to comply with a requirement to label incoming product.  It’s a very common request in the automotive and aerospace industries and is a growing trend in fresh food, pharmaceuticals and other industries that are subject to recalls. [...]

Which Barcode Printer Should I Buy?


You’ve been told to (or decided to) purchase a barcode printer.  What no one told you is how many choices there are these days.  So how do you know which one will work the best for your application as well as give you the best value?  It comes down to two parameters:  Features and Duty-cycle. [...]