Improving the look of your woven labels

Ensuring a potential customer can identify your product clearly and as early as possible in the buying decision is a quick win.  Woven labels are one of the few packaging components that can be permanently attached to a product throughout its life.  This makes them a vital component in building and reinforcing your brand identity […]

Delivering the best of both worlds, Checkpoint announces the new UNO EP RF/RFID label

Checkpoint Systems, a global leader in source-to-shopper solutions, has today announced the release of the new UNO EP. The ARC-qualified inlay is approved up to and including levels F and I – which many retailers now demand. For retailers who have already invested in RFID, UNO EP provides the additional benefit of maximizing both their […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]