Setting Labels Line By Line In The 70’s

Linotype Setting Machine

It was fascinating to see the cover of this month’s Print Monthly Magazine showing an operator working diligently at his Intertype machine. When I first joined the company back in 1988, we were still using the old Intertype machines to set lines of text for printed labels. Actually, I remember a visit to the British… Continue reading Setting Labels Line By Line In The 70’s

Coca-Cola Personalised Name Labels – Why It’s a Genius Idea!

Originally Posted on September 10, 2013 There’s something about personalisation that makes things that much more desirable – a personalised number plate, a monogrammed bath towel or a mug with your name on – something you can own that is truly unique. When Coke launched ‘Share a Coke’ in 2013, it was considered a cute… Continue reading Coca-Cola Personalised Name Labels – Why It’s a Genius Idea!

5 Novel Uses Of Labels

    Guerrilla marketing is big business – and although you hear stories of companies such as Microsoft having been fined for illegally putting up stickers, there are a number of companies that do it and do it well. Here are five examples of companies who have thought of innovative ways to use stickers to… Continue reading 5 Novel Uses Of Labels

Labels – Back to Basics

There are many basic stationery items that make life easier, either at home or work. Where would we be without a handful of elastic bands, a board full of drawing pins, or a drawer full of paper clips? There is one other item you can add to these instantly useful items – and that’s our… Continue reading Labels – Back to Basics

Five Ways to Use Sticky Labels in Your Hobby or Crafts

  If you make and sell hobby and craft products you will probably have used sticky labels before, but have you used them to their greatest effect? Here we’ve put together a list of five creative ways to make sticky labels work better for you. 1) Use Labels to Send Customers to your Website If… Continue reading Five Ways to Use Sticky Labels in Your Hobby or Crafts

Warning Stickers That Really Fail to Get the Message Across

When you’re designing warning labels or stickers for your business or organisation, it’s important to convey a clear and unambiguous message. Warnings that are badly written or contain unfortunate turns of phrase can be confusing but also comical, presenting entirely the wrong image for your brand. Clear warning labels are now as important to the… Continue reading Warning Stickers That Really Fail to Get the Message Across

Why Business Labels are Important to your Business

Business labels can benefit your company in a number of different ways. As well as improving health and safety, getting your brand out there, and helping quality and stock control, business labels are also cost-effective, easy to design, and simple to order. What’s more, with our simple design system you are able to pick a… Continue reading Why Business Labels are Important to your Business

Designing Your Own Sticky Labels Just Got Easier!

  Not many stationery items hold as much appeal or versatility as the sticky label. Whether you are looking for stickers customised with your branding, reward stickers for your school or you need personalised waterproof labels for outdoor equipment; we have the perfect solution here at stickylabels.com. What’s more, you can personalise and order your… Continue reading Designing Your Own Sticky Labels Just Got Easier!

Using Colour in your Labels to Increase Sales

  According to KISS metrics, a customer intelligence and web analytics company based in San Francisco, 93% of the reason we choose to buy something is visual appearance. This is a significant figure, and one that many companies and marketing firms have been trying to utilise. Will carrots with a blue label sell more than… Continue reading Using Colour in your Labels to Increase Sales

So What Are Hazard Triangle Warning Labels

Sometimes health and safety regulations get a bad name for being overly cautious. Regardless of your feelings on charity shops removing knitting needles from their shelves for ‘health and safety reasons’, most people would agree that tactile warning labels are an example of how legislation can be beneficial. What are they? You’ve probably seen the… Continue reading So What Are Hazard Triangle Warning Labels