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View The Cost of Maintenance – TIJ vs CIJ

The Cost of Maintenance – TIJ vs CIJ

| 2 MINS |Kirsty Burrage

One of the top complaints that we get from manufacturers reaching to us for guidance on their coding and marking operations, is that the maintenance involved in the day-to-day running of their coding system is too costly. They usually all have something in common – that they’re printing on their products or packaging using continuous inkjet (CIJ) technology.

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View TIJ Printers Light the Way For Candle Producer

TIJ Printers Light the Way For Candle Producer

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A candle manufacturer has boosted its ability to meet growing demand for its premium products by swapping messy and inflexible old coding systems for four clean and flexible, low-maintenance thermal inkjet (TIJ) printers from Rotech.

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View Manufacturers left in a Sticky Situation due to Label Shortages

Manufacturers left in a Sticky Situation due to Label Shortages

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When whispers of label shortages began during 2021- many thought that the problem would be resolved within a matter of months. However, like the labels, the problem has stuck, and lead times can span up to 3 months, causing problems for manufacturers across the globe.

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View Large Area Seiko Printers for Product Personalisation

Large Area Seiko Printers for Product Personalisation

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Marking your products with a custom message, graphic or brand logo is something that’s sure to make your product stand out amongst the crowd, as well as enhance your brand perception and boost company image. It can also be an effective way to communicate special offers or run seasonal promotions.

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View Fast Offline Case Marking that Minimises Human Error

Fast Offline Case Marking that Minimises Human Error

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The box feeder complements Rotech’s range of British made offline coding systems for primary packaging, making the company the only handling specialist in the UK to provide offline marking solutions that span the entire packaging line.

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View Box Labelling or Direct Printing – Which is Better?

Box Labelling or Direct Printing – Which is Better?

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Where would we be without cardboard boxes? They are the mainstay of worldwide logistics, with hundreds of billions of them being shipped all over the globe every year.

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View Outer Case Coding And Marking : Labelling vs Direct Printing

Outer Case Coding And Marking : Labelling vs Direct Printing

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Cardboard boxes are ideal for the safe transportation of goods. All that’s needed is for the box to show all the correct logistics, shipping or traceability information in a clear and readable format.

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View Rewind, Play, Fast Foward: Coding Past, Present and Future

Rewind, Play, Fast Foward: Coding Past, Present and Future

This year, Rotech Machines, the coding integration and feeding systems specialist, celebrates its 20th anniversary. To mark this milestone, company director Richard Pether looks back through the decades on coding technologies and what is instore for the future.

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