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Do I need Best Before, or Use By Labels?

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Best before use by?

Best Before Use By ?

Best Before Use By? In our experience the average consumer would, if asked, suggest that there’s really no difference in meaning between either “best before” or “use by” appearing on food and drink products. The overwhelming majority of people have come to the assumption that both are just different ways of stating the expiry date for a product, and have taken it as a given that either phrase does this. Continue reading Best before use by?

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The evolving use of price guns

Traditionally price guns served a vital purpose in a wide array of retail settings. They were used to print out labels to display the price of each individual product. Naturally this took a lot of supplies and a great deal of time to label every item. Improvements in barcode technology and a reduction in the costs of systems helped to ease the workload though. Continue reading The evolving use of price guns

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A hugely versatile pricing tool

As professionals in our field, we know exactly what it is that customers both want and expect from us. We have great knowledge of the various demands placed on price guns and can provide the right products to suit different requirements. From the more standard 6 to 8 digit models to the industrial 29 alphanumeric character variations, we have options that are appropriate for various needs. Continue reading A hugely versatile pricing tool

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What’s The Difference Between Waterproof And Weatherproof?

The price guns we offer are capable of providing weatherproof labels and are amongst the most popular products we supply. They are also the one we tend to get a very specific query about. We’ve no doubt that you’ve noticed it has only been within the last few years that the term “weatherproof” has come into common usage. You might also note that this word tends to get used at times when the term “waterproof” would normally have been the description. There’s good reason for this, and it might not be for the one you have assumed. Continue reading What’s The Difference Between Waterproof And Weatherproof?

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Why Do Some Price Labels Use A Permanent Adhesive?

Of the many differences found across price gun labels one which is most commonly experienced by people is how sticky they are. We would be all but certain that you have at some point experienced this yourself. In some instances labels peel off with ease, where at other times it feels like it cannot be removed without leaving a mark or otherwise causing some damage. This is quite deliberate, and serves an important purpose. Continue reading Why Do Some Price Labels Use A Permanent Adhesive?

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Simpler packaging can mean stronger branding

The importance of consistent branding is something which all businesses are increasingly becoming aware of. Being able to project your name and/or logo across all of your products in a uniform way serves to build up your business and create trust in them across customers. Our wide range of price gun labels can accommodate all requirements in respect of achieving this. One of the most in-demand price gun label products we provide in respect of this are sandwich labels. Continue reading Simpler packaging can mean stronger branding

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What to look for in a pricing gun

As professionals in the field of price guns, we supply products to our clients that are only of the highest calibre. From the more standard 6 or 8 digit price guns to the industrial models which have up to 29 alpha-numeric characters, our stock is well known as some of the most reliable applications in the business. The retail and industrial sectors in particular benefit from our price guns, as they are manufactured using excellent quality materials and make use of super strong adhesives. Continue reading What to look for in a pricing gun

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Why do they not print best before dates directly on packaging?

Of the many questions and queries customers come up with about the products they buy one of the more interesting and frequently asked ones relate to how “best before” information is printed. Usually this question comes up when a product has “Best Before Date: See Below” printed on the packaging, with people wondering why such details are not printed all in the same place, and indeed at the same time. Questions about this are so well known that you may well have heard one or two comedians use it as part of their stand up act. Continue reading Why do they not print best before dates directly on packaging?