Barcode Label Solutions Blog

Barcoding technology topics among most read blog posts

Posted by Susan Fields

Since 2012, the IntelliTech International barcoding blog is to give our readers useful advice on getting the most out of their barcoding technology. We’ve covered a wide variety of topics, from very specific to broader overviews. Some of our most popular blog posts have been about technology. Since our readers are looking for answers, we thought we’d give you a quick recap.

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Tags: thermal barcode label printers, lower total cost of ownership, barcode label printers

Choosing printers for building barcode labels

Posted by Susan Fields

Barcodes are everywhere—and for good reason. We’re deep in the Information Age and automated data collection is king of this universe. Barcoding is an easy way to achieve a wide range of goals for your business—from inventory and asset management to security and access control to market research. With barcoding software and printers for building barcode labels, you can keep better track of the comings and goings—from who is entering restricted areas to where your products are going. You can even keep track of what happens when they get there because your products are scanned when they are entered into inventory and scanned again when sold to your ultimate consumer.

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Tags: thermal label printers, thermal barcode label printers, barcode label printers, thermal transfer printing, direct thermal labels

Protect your inventory with barcode labeling and a thermal printer

Posted by Susan Fields

Barcode labeling in the manufacturing industry is critical for managing inventory, which is the major asset. Operations that haven’t effectively integrated barcoding are letting profits slip out the door. From the expense of human error to time spent tracking down materials and products, the cost of manual systems is a major expense that can be avoided by the use of barcode labeling and a thermal printer.

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Tags: thermal label printers, thermal barcode label printers, barcode label printers, manufacturing barcode label solutions

How to get more life from your thermal printer print head

Posted by Susan Fields

 A thermal printer used for printing barcodes applies heat to produce images. Whether you’re using a direct thermal or thermal transfer method, both printer types rely on a print head as the heat source. If the print head doesn’t work correctly, the print quality suffers.

A print head consists of 203, 300 or up to 600 resistive heating elements per linear inch (dots-per-inch or dpi). These elements heat up and contact with the label media (in direct thermal printing) or a thermal transfer ribbon (in thermal transfer printing) to form the image.

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Barcode label solution adds a dose of patient safety

Posted by Susan Fields

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Tags: hospital barcoding, barcode label printers, barcode label solution, patient safety

How to choose the right media for your barcode label printing

Posted by Susan Fields

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Tags: labels, adhesive, barcode label printers

Bar Code Label Printers and Cost of Ownership

Posted by Susan Fields

 

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Tags: lower total cost of ownership, barcode label printers, Most Popular

Barcode Label Printers for Ski Resorts

Posted by Susan Fields

Barcode Label Printers for Ski Resorts

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Tags: barcode label, barcode label printers, barcode printing for resorts and hotels

Tracking Biomedical Devices with Barcodes

Posted by Susan Fields

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How to lower total cost of ownership of barcode label printers

Posted by Susan Fields

To lower your total cost of ownership of a barcode label printer you need to use a barcode label printer that has HP PCL.  

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