Retailers focus their RFID implementation efforts on the hardware and software required to deploy the technology rather than the tags- but are they missing out?
Increasing manufacturing costs in some countries, plus the impact of the pandemic is putting pressure on the supply chain. What are the advantages of nearshoring for fashion retailers and brands?
From a creative perspective, labels help to reinforce your brand voice which is why they’re so important in developing and maintaining your brand’s integrity.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]