Who Are The Best Barcode Label Suppliers of 2021?

Who Are The Best Barcode Label Suppliers of 2021?

Best of 2021, Barcode Basics | 18 November 2020

Posted by Lisa Sarvie

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When choosing your barcode label supplier, it’s important you know your specifications and needs to find the right match. It’s also a good idea to look for a supplier who has experience and a trustworthy reputation within your industry.

Although we are a trusted barcode label supplier, we’re fully aware that we aren’t the best match for everyone. That being said, as experts in the barcode industry we are often asked: “who else supplies quality barcode labels?”

We are confident in our ability to provide quality labeling solutions, but by no means do we discredit the ability of our competition. With our level of familiarity in this space, we wanted to provide you with this list (in no particular order) of who we consider to be the best barcode label suppliers in North America and Europe.

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1. FineLine

HQ: Norcross, GA, USA
Founded: 1998

FineLine provides labels for the tire, retail, and events & entertainment industries. Recently, they acquired Data2 Corporation, another renowned barcode label supplier in their own right.

FineLine recognizes the importance of efficiency in your processes, and they do their best to turn orders quickly with a solution that will prove reliable and beneficial to your business.

2. Electronic Imaging Materials

HQ: Keene, NH, USA
Founded: 1987

Electronic Imaging Materials provides barcode labels for various industries around the globe. They are recognized for solving labeling problems and inefficiencies while ensuring their solutions can survive in unfavorable environments.

3. Inotec

HQ: East Yorkshire, UK, EU
Founded: 1978

Inotec specializes in durable barcode and RFID automatic identification. They are a renowned barcode labeling company based in Europe. This barcode label supplier ensures quality products of a broad range, including: RFID smart labels, blank labels, metal labels and signs, ceramic labels, and library cards.

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4. General Data

HQ: Cincinnati, OH, USA
Founded: 1981

General Data is most experienced in providing labels for industrial and healthcare environments. They offer both stock and custom labels and are known for providing custom solutions to suit their customer’s needs.

Additionally they provide quality equipment service and repair to customers to ensure the solutions are working seamlessly with their processes. They prioritize systems integration and building solutions that easily fit into their customer's everyday processes.

5. Brady

HQ: Milwaukee, WI, USA
Founded: 1914

Offering quick turnaround, Brady ensures a label that will prove reliable, compliant, and durable performance in harsh conditions. Their labels are designed with the application in mind, using materials known to work best. Their products are tested before being sent to customers, and they work to improve efficiencies in your business with innovative products.

6. Symbology

HQ: Maple Grove, MN, USA
Founded: 1980

Symbology manufactures labels with the purpose of taking on the biggest challenges your business may be facing. They excel in developing custom solutions and overcoming unique challenges. They work with a variety of industries and have proven themselves innovative in the barcode label space.


If your business is exploring suppliers for your barcode labels, consider Computype alongside these six qualified companies. Now that you have some basic information on barcode label suppliers worldwide, we hope you feel more confident moving forward in your journey to find the optimal barcode solution for your application.

If you would like to learn more about Computype’s barcode labels within the industrial and healthcare markets, contact us here.  

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Lisa Sarvie

Lisa Sarvie is the Director of Customer Excellence here at Computype. From St Paul, MN, she works very closely with customers to ensure a positive experience. Lisa’s team works to ensure the customer experience with Computype is consistently satisfactory. Additionally, her team manages customer accounts to ensure all needs and specifications are consistently met.