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Making Sense Of The Difference Between Linear And 2D Barcodes

As science has progressed, many barcode technologies have emerged to suit a variety of barcoding needs. Today, you can choose between linear barcodes and 2D barcodes.

2D barcodes store more data in a smaller space and the right scanner can read them at any angle. As such, 2D barcodes don’t have to be oriented in a specific way like linear barcodes.

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Tech Tips, Label Printing Systems

5 Tips To Keep Your Thermal Transfer Printer At Optimal Performance

Organizations looking for a flexible solution to print labels often pick thermal transfer printers, with good reason. Thermal label printing ensures consistent print quality so that barcodes, lot numbers, date codes and logos are clear from the first label you print to the last.

When you’re able to print on demand, you reduce costs because you don’t need to keep a large label inventory or waste pre-printed labels if you need to make a change to the information they contain.

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Pressure Sensitive Labels Vs. Permanent Barcode Solutions In Healthcare

In a lab setting, correct sample identification improves the accuracy of your research results. Convenient barcode solutions are also critical to support a streamlined workflow in all healthcare fields.

Depending on your application, environment and processes, your ideal method of affixing barcodes will vary. Non-permanent barcode solutions such as pressure sensitive labels offer unique benefits, as do permanent solutions like ceramic identifiers and direct mark identifiers.

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