Self-adhesive labelling is becoming increasingly popular for use on high quality product equipment. The advantages consist of a high print quality and the ability to use plastic labels.
It is not every day that an industrial inkjet printer manufacturer faces the challenge of printing 1,000,000 digits on a 1.7 km long sheet of paper in one take.
Nevertheless this was the request that HSA Systems received from Numberphile to celebrate reaching one million subscribers on the Numberphile YouTube channel.
Oekoladen, a manufacturer of organic, high-quality chocolate, needed a simple, reliable and small printing solution to print the lot number and expiry date on the chocolate wrapping.
The printer had to be small enough to be installed on the flow pack machine, where the "Best Before" date and lot number are printed on the wrapping, just before the chocolates are packed.
A label producer needed a new solution to print variable data for parking tickets and airline luggage tickets. The label producer’s current print system was only able to print 1,000 variable data pieces per hour.
With the printing solution provided by HSA Systems, the production line was optimised by 1000%, now printing 10,000 variable data pieces per hour.