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Nutrition Labels better by Ink Jet

Nutrition Labels better by Ink Jet

The new Nutrition labelling requirements is putting a strain on legacy thermal transfer label printers but we have a solution. Please see the attached photo and see how we compare the existing thermal transfer print with new ink jet print. Top photo is Thermal Transfer printing with ribbon  Bottom photo is new ink jet printing We noticed customers using two labels since the type face of older printers can’t be reduced so small without loss of print? The old printers are not great at text justification so tend to leave spaces between words and formatting not looking so good. There...

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New Products and Offers July 2016

New Products and Offers July 2016

Print Any Labels You Need – New colour label print and finishing products launching + free labels and inks. Only from KTEC GROUP Labels-U-Print ® – The Short Run Label Printer and Supplies Specialists TOP SELLERS – SPECIAL LIMITED OFFER PRICES!! with £400 credit towards inks and labels EPSON C7500 + free on-site breakdown cover + claim £400 of free inks and labels – READ MORE SWIFT SCL-4000D/P half price! + claim £400 of free inks and labels – READ MORE VIPCOLOR V700e ‘Memjet’ wide desktop + claim £400 of free inks and labels – READ MORE iCUBE2 ‘Memjet’ wide...

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SANDWICH LABELS – TWO PART DESIGNS

SANDWICH LABELS – TWO PART DESIGNS

SANDWICH LABELS – KISS CUT PAIR- KTEC GROUP UK KTEC GROUP  is specialised in the supply of sandwich and food labels you print yourself from low cost rolls and in full colour. We supply low cost blank labels on rolls and a high speed roll label printer. We also have a recipe based nutrition / allergen/ software that makes it easy to build your sandwich labels by automating the printing with every detail correct.  Alter one ingredient and the label details are update automatically. Now we launch the ability to print two part labels at high speeds and very low...

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New High Grab and Ultra Grab Adhesive Labels

New High Grab and Ultra Grab Adhesive Labels

KTEC GROUP launches two new poly self-adhesive labels types for extra grab and durability. Most standard labels use low levels of adhesive, even water based acrylics that will provide a reasonable adhesion for most general needs but our customers have been requesting more aggressive adhesives for various applications…. General purpose acrylic adhesives can dissolve in water so no not practical for products that might meet condensation or be stored outdoors for example.  The new GHS and international shipping requirements for say hazardous products require adhesives that will ensure the labels stay on the products even if a marine accident might occur...

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PRIMERA LX500e

PRIMERA LX500e

PRIMERA LX500e cartridge dye ink 4800dpi  (£899 + £15.50 + VAT)  This new LX500e replaces the previously best selling LX400e having faster speed and the highest photograph quality print in  its class and now with an optional cutter (model LX500ec) to separate labels or cut tickets and coupons. Your labels or tickets can include full-colour photos, illustrations, graphics, text and barcodes, expriry dates, instructions, ingredients and storage and warning messages for example. The LX500e is especially compact and portable, print labels when and where you need them in exact quantities.   Best of all the price per label will be significantly less than...

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Acorn Print Labels go Scorpio for any size any shape

Acorn Print Labels go Scorpio for any size any shape

Tony and Jordan at ACORN PRINT LABELS testing their new SCORPIO digital label finisher. The guys aim to use the SCORPIO to optionally laminate and cut to shape label images printed with their new Memjet colour label printer. By laminating they will offer more durable labels and by digitally cutting can offer any size or shape of label without the customer needing to pay for tooling. Watch Scorpio Video Need a short run labels service? Contact Tony and Jordan on  01790 754575      

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Bims Kitchen Use Primera

Bims Kitchen Use Primera

                  James and Nicola visited a trade show in London where they were able to see a number of competing systems for in house labels printing. In June 2011 they bought a PRIMERA LX900e Color Label Printer and an AP360e Label Applicator from KTEC GROUP “We use the printer to produce labels for our entire range of products and the applicator to apply them to bottles and jars”, reports James. “We print the number of labels required for each production run and these are applied once the products have cooled down sufficiently.” At least four...

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iCube now available

iCube now available

  The new iCube is available and based on the famous Memjet 8.5 INCH 1600 dpi print engine it delivers full colour labels from simple blank label rolls at high speeds up to 300mm per second and ultra low cost per label with its bulk 1.25 litres of ink capacity. KTEC recommend then iCube where high speed roll to roll label printing is needed. The iCube can be configured with both a compatible super smooth powered UNwinder and REwinder ensuring that the labels are fed through the printer with accuracy of alignment of then printed image to label. Call sales on 0044 1527...

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EPSON ColorWorks C7500 a game changer?

EPSON ColorWorks C7500 a game changer?

      The new EPSON ColorWorks C7500 Series has some new and unique features that will that will speed the take up and serious use of digital desktop full colour label printers.  There is the C7500G model ideally suited to gloss labels for that ‘supermarket look’ and there is the C7500 standard model best for matt substrates and especially those qualified under British Standard (BS)5609 for GHS/CLP hazardous substance labelling and outdoor label capability. We are already focused and experienced with many C7500 installations, we look at some of the C7500 features in more detail…. Included on site breakdown warranty and print head warranty.  ...

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New Pigment Inks – Print Extra Durable Labels 0

New Pigment Inks – Print Extra Durable Labels

When printing your own labels and with the new pigment inks available as an alternative set for or say the PRIMERA LX900e and standard fitting in the new PRIMERA LX2000e its possible to print extra durable labels even for outdoor use. Previously dye based inks had a tendency to colour fade if exposed to bright sunlight.  Now with the alternative pigment inks labels can be printed that can be used to label products like pot plants displayed outdoors in the sunshine and weather in garden centres for example.  With certain label materials like our SJET matt white pp that is approved to BS5609...

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