A breakdown of the different labeling machine types

Posted by Lofton Label & Packaging on Mar 11, 2019 1:13:51 PM
Lofton is proud to partner with Universal Labeling Systems to provide our customers with a complete range of labeling solutions. No matter the needs and specifics of your application, we have the equipment and the expertise to deliver winning results on time and under budget. Here is a breakdown of the different types of labeling machines to help determine which will best serve your next project.

Conical shape labeling systems

Semi-automatic and automatic conical or tapered shapes that include crescent-shaped or curved labels are a special challenge of labeling. Lofton provides multiple options for the labeling of conical shapes based on speeds, product taper, and multi-label applications. With all applications, label position accuracy is first and foremost in our designs.

Product encapsulating labeling systems

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An end-to-end look at the label creation process

Posted by Lofton Label & Packaging on Feb 12, 2019 2:55:35 PM

There’s a lot that goes into managing an effective label creation process from start to finish, and it takes a complete team of dedicated individuals to ensure a successful conclusion to the project. There are few label and packaging partners capable of leading each phase of this process under one roof, but those that are enjoy streamlined communication, operational consistency, and several other benefits to assist their customers. Here’s an in-depth look at the label creation process to highlight the advantage this cohesiveness can have for your products and your business.

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Digital vs. Flexographic Printing – Which is right for your project?

Posted by Lofton Label & Packaging on Jan 10, 2019 1:45:16 PM

There are a number of key steps you can take to minimize the cost and maximize the success of your label printing job. Above all else, you need to determine the right printing method. There are two primary label printing methods in today’s industry – digital and flexographic – and the method that will serve you best depends on a number of key factors pertaining to the specifics of your project. Here is a breakdown of the key advantages of both digital and flexographic printing to help determine which will have the best overall impact on your print job.

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Should you outsource your label printing or bring it in-house?

Posted by Lofton Label & Packaging on Feb 27, 2019 11:23:39 AM

For businesses that regularly print labels on any scale, the cost can quickly add up if steps aren’t taken to establish the best possible printing process. Among those steps is the decision to either outsource your label printing to a professional partner or to bring the operation entirely in-house. You might find yourself caught between being too large or too small to have an obvious choice, as there are a number of factors that contribute to this decision – primarily cost, efficiency, and complexity. Here’s a breakdown of the differences between outsourcing and bringing your printing in-house to help determine which is right for your business.

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An in-depth look at some popular forms of flexible packaging

Posted by Lofton Label & Packaging on Jan 31, 2019 3:53:25 PM

Flexible packaging has quickly become one of the fastest growing segments of the packaging industry, thanks largely to its versatility and low cost of production. With flexible packaging, manufacturers are able to achieve a high level of protection for their products while only using a minimal amount of material. This process makes products more marketable while also ensuring their safety and extending their shelf life for as long as they’re in the package. Here’s a closer look at a few of the more popular forms of flexible packaging to help determine which will best suit your product needs.

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What kind of label is right for your product?

Posted by Lofton Label & Packaging on Dec 14, 2018 8:35:12 AM

Professional labeling and packaging solutions can have a lasting impact on your company’s brand image – and on your bottom line – but the type of label that will work best for you will depend on your industry, product type, and specific application. Here’s a breakdown of several of the most common label types to help determine which will be most effective in solving your product challenges and in improving your market presence.

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