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Labeling Basics

Learn the basics of labeling, to understand the variety of options we offer for our labels.

  • How do I supply into the Supermarket Chain?

    Coles, Woolworths and the Supermarket Chain Supplying into the supermarket chain can be tricky, particularly when different label specifications are needed for different supermarkets. Barcode Australi...

  • What are QR codes?

    A QR code (quick response code) is a type of 2D bar code that is used to provide easy access to information through a smartphone or other means.  In this process, the device is pointed at a QR code, w...

  • How do I Decide which Adhesives to use for My Labels?

    In order to select the right adhesive to use for you labels, you need to answer a few questions: How will the labels be used? What kind of environment will the label be exposed to? What kind of printi...

  • What are the Different Types of Thermal Transfer Ribbons?(TTR)

    There are three categories available, each serving a different purpose. They are: full wax, wax/resin, and full resin. Full Wax A full wax thermal transfer ribbon is coated with a wax-based ink, requi...

  • How are my labels presented?

    Finishing Format Styles There are generally 2 types of finishing styles, Die Cut or Butt Cut. Die-Cut Labels: Labels that have a gap or space between each label (typically 3mm). There are many die sha...