Custom Labels Blog

Bay Tech Label Adds 123 Solar Panels To Combat Pollution

How can you help save the earth from pollution and toxic green house gases?
To help win the war on pollution, Bay Tech Label has added another 123 solar panels to our roof in March of 2020.
The 123 solar panels that were added today join the first wave of 84 panels.
The solar panels will reduce energy waste for the building and help emit less carbon into the atmosphere.
This makes a signifi... Read more

Published: 03/17/20

Minnesota Woman Recognizes Her Lost Dog From 3 Years Ago on Beer Labels

Bradenton, FL – A woman is reunited with her lost dog after reading a viral Internet news story on Facebook about adoptable dogs on Beer Can Labels.
Bay Tech Label was fortunate to be involved in this reunion by printing and donating the labels to Motorworks Brewing for this amazing cause.
This story has been featured on The Ellen Show, CNN, Good Morning America, USA Today, ABC Wo... Read more

Published: 02/07/20

What Is An Eye Mark And Why Do I Need It?

An eye mark is a black box that is printed on the edge of the labels, or on the liner, and is read by a machine to know where one labels starts, and the next ends.
This is very common for clear labels, which were introduced in the 1990’s by Crystal Pepsi and Miller clear beer.
The problem was that the label application machines could not find where the first label started, and where the f... Read more

Published: 02/01/20

Benefits of Sheeted Labels and Labels on Sheets

When label printers are printing custom labels, there are two options to choose, labels on rolls, or sheeted labels.
The ultimate choice is decided by the customer before the order is placed.
Here we will review the advantages of sheeted labels.
Read: Benefits of Labels on Rolls And Roll Labels.

Sheeted Labels and Labels on Sheets
What are the benefits of having your labels on sheets?
The... Read more

Published: 01/31/20

Benefits of Labels on Rolls And Roll Labels

When label printers are label printing, they have the option to choose labels on rolls, or sheeted labels. The ultimate choice is decided by the end user, the customer before the order is placed.
Here we will go over the advantages of labels on rolls.
Read: Benefits of sheeted labels and sheet labels
Custom Labels on Rolls
What are the benefits of having your custom labels printed on ... Read more

Published: 01/31/20

Massachusetts To Cancel Automatic Parking Sticker Renewals

City officials in Massachusetts are looking to cancel the automatic renewal of parking stickers.
All parking stickers will be expired in February and will need to be requested yearly now.
The stickers are still free, but must be requested by each resident on a yearly basis and show a valid id, or utility bill within the last 60 days.
But why is the city canceling automatic renewals for parking s... Read more

Published: 01/30/20

New 2020 Sustainable Wine Label Materials Coming Soon

Label printers will soon have more options and materials to print custom wine labels on.
This means that wineries and wine vineyards will have more options to decorate their labels with.
According to the custom label material manufacturer Avery Dennison, the new material will deliver a premium finish and feel to the wine labels printed on this new material. Why? The reason is to help wine lab... Read more

Published: 01/29/20

U.S. Pushes For New Graphic Warning Labels On Cigarette Packaging

A new warning label could be added to cigarette boxes to help inform the public that smoking kills. If successful, it would be the first update to U.S cigarettes in 35 years.
Health officials in America are trying to make a new label warning law that will go on all cigarette packaging in America.
THE FDA proposed 13 new cigarette packaging graphics that will have warning signs and pictures of sic... Read more

Published: 01/29/20

Israel Introduces 'Red Logo' on Food Labels High in Saturated Fat, Sugar, or Salt

Israel Introduces Red Logo on Custom Labels For Foods High in Saturated Fat, Sugar, or Salt
Starting January 2020 in Israel, food products high with sugar, saturated fat, and salt must have a new custom logo on the label called a “red label”.
What is the need for this new red logo on the food labels? According to the government, the purpose of this new label law is to ... Read more

Published: 01/28/20

6 Facts About Fruit Stickers You Did Not Know

Everyone has been to the grocery store and seen the various fruits with fruit stickers on them. You might have seen the labels so often, that your eye skims right over them and don’t even bother to look at them anymore.
Here are 10 facts about fruit stickers that you might not have known.
#1 – Fruit stickers are edible and safe to consume. Not that you would want too on purpose, but i... Read more

Published: 01/24/20