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Watch Out for That Summertime OOZE!

Hot and humid summer weather is upon us, causing your labels to be at risk of oozing adhesive. We thought it would be good timing to educate on what you can do to control that summertime OOZE!!! Here’s how it works. As temperature and humidity increase, the adhesives in pressure-sensitive labels can start to ooze. Labels […]

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Nutrition Facts Labels Will Look Different by 2018, 2019

Perhaps the most widely recognized information label, the Nutrition Facts, is getting its biggest update in 22 years. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) revealed the newly redesigned label for packaged food and goods today after a near decade long battle, partially thanks to White House support and legislation. Food manufacturers are required to comply with new […]

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Barcodes Can Help Boost Efficiency…and Lose Weight???

Barcodes are known to be helpful in a variety of operations. But during a workout? Well, not quite. Healthy lifestyle products and services have surged in popularity lately, such as watches with built-in pedometers and heart rate monitors. Dietary tracking is also a popular feature. Many programs allow users to keep a food profile, inputting […]

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No Need to Call! Design Your Own Barcode Labels Online

Quicker, smoother, simpler! It’s 2016, and that means everything is becoming more automated. Instead of taking out cash to pay a friend back, we open an app to send money straight to their bank account. Today’s innovations make life easier, more instantaneous, and without compromise of quality. And guess what? The world of labels is […]

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How a Food Laboratory is Boosting Efficiency with Label Design Software

Companies involved with the handling and packaging of food products know how careful their practices must be. Manufacturers are mandated to label all of their packages ready for shipment, following strict guidelines set by federal legislation. These labels carry all sorts of information through the supply chain. Handling instructions, inspection legend, net weight, etc. Barcodes […]

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Labels…Tags…Stickers…What’s the Difference?

Many people use the terms label, tag, and sticker to mean the same thing. This isn’t usually a problem, but it’s a common misnomer that’s ages old. We always help to clarify what our customers mean and ensure they’re getting the right product. In the hopes of doing away with some of the confusion (and […]

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Clear Your Cable Label Headache with Wrap-N-Vu® Labels

Have you ever tried to wrap something around a cable? The circumference usually doesn’t have much girth, so the process can be frustrating. The same can be said for trying to identify wires with labels. Thankfully, the Label Experts provide a convenient way to alleviate this headache. Wrap-N-Vu® Self-Laminating Cable Labels wrap completely around cables […]

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BarTender® 2016 – The Best Barcoding Software Gets a Brand New Look

A new year has arrived, and with it, new updates! EIM is happy to announce our distribution of Seagull Scientific’s BarTender® 2016, the latest version of the world’s most popular label and barcode printing software. Our customers know—this is the technology we’ve recommended for years as the industry standard for printing on-demand. BarTender® makes creating […]

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Vinyl Labels Get a Bad Rap

Vinyl labels have long been a mainstay for the printing industry because of their excellent tear, chemical, and moisture resistance. On top of that, they are highly conformable, cost-effective, and are perfect for outdoor applications. But they’ve been getting a bad rap lately.  Environmental concerns involving the European Union’s RoHS and REACH Directives have put […]

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