Did You Know: RFID Labels

What Are RFID Labels? RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) is a technology that allows wireless transmission of data between a reader and a chip via a small antenna. The chip has internal memory, where product data can be stored, modified, and transmitted to a database, such as a warehouse management software. RFID chips, also called inlays, […]

Did You Know: Opaque Labels

What Are Opaque Labels? Opaque labels, also known as blockout labels, cover underlying prints and designs. They feature high opacity and strong adhesion, providing a clean and professional appearance. Where Are They Used? Perfect for applications where complete coverage is required. Common uses include covering: Crane Consumables offers a wide variety of blockout labels. Choose […]

Did You Know: Sequential Barcodes

Sequential Barcodes at Crane Consumables What’s A Sequential Barcode? A sequential barcode is a barcode that contains a series of numbers or characters that are in a specific order. These barcodes are commonly used for inventory management, asset tracking, and product labeling purposes. Why Are They Used? Sequential barcodes improve your customers’ experience with: Frequently […]

All-Temperature vs. Freezer Adhesives

Choosing Cold Temp. Adhesives ☃️ As winter tightens its grip, the resilience of your labels becomes paramount. In this edition, we’re unraveling the intricacies of label adhesives, with a specific focus on two key options: All-Temp and Freezer-grade labels. Let’s explore when to deploy each, backed by real-world applications. The Power of All-Temp and Freezer-Grade […]

The Importance of Durable Labels in Harsh Environments

Title: Endurance Matters: The Importance of Durable Labels in Tough Environments In the fast-paced world of industry and manufacturing, where conditions can be as unpredictable as they are demanding, durable labels play a crucial role. They’re the unsung heroes, ensuring product identification remains steadfast amidst the chaos of harsh environments. Today, we’re delving into why […]

Ensuring Barcode Accuracy: The Role of Thermal Transfer Ribbons

In the world of labels, barcode accuracy is non-negotiable. Today, we’ll delve into the critical role that thermal transfer ribbons play in ensuring accurate and reliable barcode scanning across various applications. Why Barcode Accuracy Matters: Understand the implications of inaccurate barcodes in different industries, from healthcare to manufacturing. Learn why precision is essential for compliance, […]

Label Types: A Comprehensive Guide

When it comes to label types, the options can be overwhelming. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll walk you through the different label types we offer to help you make an informed decision based on your specific needs. Thermal Transfer Labels: These labels facilitate the transfer of resin from a Thermal Transfer Ribbon onto the label’s […]