Leading Label Technology –Checkpoint announces a range of ARC approved Checkpoint labels with Impinj M700 family of ICs

Checkpoint Systems, a vertically integrated supplier of RFID Solutions for retail, is pleased to announce new ARC accreditations on a series of label products which enable retailers around the world to improve their inventory visibility, reduce costs, improve performance and increase their profitability. In April 2020 Checkpoint were the first label manufacturer to launch an […]

Ensure tags & other packaging meet the Global Organic Textile Standards (GOTS)

Today’s environmentally conscious consumer is looking for products that help them to minimise their environmental impact. The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is recognised as the world’s leading processing standard for textiles made from organic fibres. It defines high-level environmental criteria along the entire organic textiles supply chain and requires compliance with social criteria as […]

Why is it important to choose the right label partner?

Interview with Miguel Guillo, General Manager of Checkpoint ALS Iberia & Morocco Why are labels so important? Labels are a fundamental part of any garment or piece of footwear. Labels provide important information to the consumer, size, price, care instructions. Labels also communicates the Brand to the consumer, therefore, they play an important part in […]

Recycled yarns? Have confidence of full chain of custody with Checkpoint

The Global Recycled Standard (GRS) is a globally recognised holistic certification for products with recycled content. The aim of the GRS is to provide brands more accurate labelling.  It encourages innovation in the use of reclaimed materials and establishes more transparency in the supply chain, enabling you, the brand owner, to provide better information to […]

Checkpoint supports Maje with sustainable labelling

Checkpoint Systems, a global leader in source-to-shopper solutions, is helping French fashion retailer MAJE fulfil its commitment to protecting the planet, by supplying it with a new range of sustainable labels, made from recycled polyester. MAJE is part of the SMCP Group, together with other fashion brands Sandro, Claudie Pierlot and de Fursac. In 2019, […]

What is a sustainable ink?

Soy-based. Vegetable-based. Water-based. What are these inks and which is considered to be the most sustainable option? First, you need to understand the make-up of inks. They contain three main components: 1. Pigments: these give inks their colour and account for about 10-20% of the final product 2. Additives: these improve performance, like smudging and […]

Introducing our “Kona” RFID inlay

Intimate apparel  is notorious for being difficult to count in the dreaded end of year audit.  Lots of small garments merchandised close to one another in several different styles and sizes, yet they can all look similar.  The challenge is how to ensure that the counting process is accurate in terms of quantity but also, […]

Ensure tags and other packaging meet the Global Organic Textile Standards (GOTS)

Today’s environmentally conscious consumer is looking for products that help them to minimise their environmental impact. The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is recognised as the world’s leading processing standard for textiles made from organic fibres. It defines high-level environmental criteria along the entire organic textiles supply chain and requires compliance with social criteria as […]

RFID Steam Testing

When it comes to apparel retailing, wrinkles can have a huge impact on sales. With manufacturers based across the globe, it is no surprise that once a box of merchandise is opened the garments inside can look a little different from the original concept. These creases and folds, no matter how small, have the potential […]

WEBINAR: Utilizing Safer Shopping Solutions to Mitigate COVID-19 Risks in Retail

REGISTER NOW: LP Foundation and Checkpoint host a Webinar on Safer shopping Solutions REGISTER NOW COVID-19 has created turmoil in the retail environment. For the health and well-being of staff and customers, management should be cognizant of safety in their retail environments as stores reopen. Scanning for high temperatures and limiting occupancy are two procedures […]