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We ‘Heart’ Thermal Inkjet


Did you know that you can print logos and pictures with a thermal inkjet coder? You just need to upload a monochrome bitmap image like the one below. Just for a bit of fun, we printed our own Valentine’s Day cards using on one one of our udaFORMAXX carton feeders with a thermal inkjet coder....

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Published 14th February, 2018

alphaJET Training Course Dates

PrintSafe alphaJET Training

We’re delighted to announce our alphaJET inkjet training course dates for 2018. Scheduled courses will be delivered at our training facility here at PrintSafe HQ. For more information and pricing, please call our AfterSales team on 01962 761761. For course details (including outline agendas), please click here. Scheduled Training Course Dates* 6th March alphaJET Engineer Level...

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Published 31st January, 2018

Coding from A-Z…

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…almost. Date and batch codes might seem ‘unassuming’ but they are vital for compliance, traceability, manufacturer and consumer information. You can print a simple, but important, use-by date in alphanumeric text. Or you can store more detailed product data in a linear or 2D code. We’ve been looking at all of the different substrates our customers are putting codes on...

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Published 19th January, 2018

Printing a 2D Code with Small Character Continuous Inkjet

2D Part Code and Linear Bar Code on Component

With most manufactured products needing some kind of unique or batch identification, there are a number of ways to achieve this according to your substrate, your production environment and the amount of data that you need to include. For simple data and batch codes on food or FMCG packaging, a couple of lines of alphanumeric,...

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Published 8th January, 2018

Happy New Year

Happy New Year from PrintSafe and KBA-Metronic

Happy New Year from all of us at PrintSafe and from our colleagues at KBA-Metronic GmbH. Lots going on this year. We will be launching some new training courses for operators and engineers using our KBA-Metronic printers. You will also find us again at the Processing and Packaging Machinery Exhibition at the NEC in September (you’ll...

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Published 3rd January, 2018

Carton Labelling and Batch Number Printing Spark Interest at Vaper Expo


The Tobacco Products Directive requirement for batch number printing on e-liquid bottles or cartons is a key reason why we had so many visits to our modest ’Batch Numbering and Carton Labelling’ booth at the Vaper Expo UK at the NEC this weekend. With the requirement to print a batch number on the ‘smallest individual...

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Published 30th October, 2017

Christmas Opening Hours

PrintSafe Christmas Opening 2017

PrintSafe’s afterCare team and help desk will be available on all normal working days during the Christmas and New Year period, but please note that we will be operating shorter hours: from 10:00am–3:00pm. We encourage you to check stock and place any consumables orders before Wednesday 20 December to ensure delivery before the Christmas period....

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Batch Number Printing at Vaper Expo – 27 October

Vaper Expo UK The Return

Come and see us on stand C12 at ‘Vaper Expo UK, The Return’ at the NEC (27,28,29 October) See how to print batch numbers on your e-liquid bottles and how you can apply pre-printed labels to your cartons.  We can help you customize generic packaging with product-specific information and ensure TPD compliance with clear batch numbering...

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Published 20th October, 2017

PPMA Show 2017

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If you’re going to the PPMA Show this year, you will find PrintSafe on stand D60. We’ll be showing the KBA-Metronic udaFORMAXX sleeve and carton feeder as well as a range of KBA-Metronic continuous inkjet and thermal inkjet printers.  You’ll be able to see firsthand the flexibility offered by the udaFORMAXX for coding and labelling away...

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Published 14th September, 2017

PrintSafe at the Four Oaks Trade Show

PrintSafe Plant Label Coding Four Oaks Trade Show

  We’re looking forward to 2 days at the Four Oaks Trade Show, exhibiting the udaFORMAXX for overprinting plant labels with date, batch and species information. The 17,000m² commercial horticulture show is running from 05/09/17 – 06/09/17 at the 23 acre Four Oaks Nursery site in Cheshire. You can find us on stand D8&9. Here’s a quick preview...

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Published 4th September, 2017

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