At Computype, we work with labs and biobanks all over the world to ensure they have proper barcoding strategies in place to support the unique cryogenic storage processes and facilities. With that being said, we acknowledge the depth of the decision to select a supplier, especially when valuable samples and specimens are trusted in your hands.
As a trusted cryo and freezer label supplier, we are often asked by customers "Who else competes in this space?"
Although we have made our mark in the cryo and freezer labeling sector, by no means do we discredit our competition. With extensive knowledge in this space and full awareness of our competitors, we wanted to provide you with a compiled list of who we consider to be the best cryo label suppliers in North America and Europe.
Best Cryogenic Label Suppliers of 2020
1. Brady Corporation
HQ: Milwaukee, WI, USA
Brady Corporation’s cryo and freezer labels are recognized for their ability to resist smearing, fading, or falling off in extreme cold environments such as liquid nitrogen, freezers, autoclaves, as well as other harsh environments such as hot water baths, chemicals and solvents. Additionally, Brady’s lab labels are carefully designed to fit to a variety of vial, slide, and well plate sizes.
2. Diversified Biotech
HQ: Dedham, MA, USA
Diversified biotech’s cryo and freezer labels are manufactured with the intent to easily integrate with a variety of direct thermal printers. Their tags allow for quick labeling of all samples with sharp text and clear barcodes, custom to your intended use.
3. Ga International Labtag
HQ: Laval, Quebec, Canada
Ga International supplies a wide variety of cryo and freezer labels that are aimed to address both common and unique challenges that your lab may present. Additionally, consulting and technical support is offered to ensure ease of use and integration for your company.
4. General Data Company
HQ: Cincinnati, OH, USA
grade adhesives that can withstand extreme cold storage conditions. They also specialize in custom labels, if that is what your storage label needs require.
5. CILS International
HQ: West Sussex, UK
CILS International manufactures durable, computer printable labels that can withstand all environments. With quick lead times, and solutions made to match your requirements, they can ensure you a quick and reliable solution.
If you are exploring your cryo labeling options for your lab, these are 5 qualified companies to keep in mind. Now that you have some basic information about the best cryo label suppliers nationwide, we hope that you feel more comfortable moving forward with this decision. If you would like to learn more about Computype’s cryo-resistant labels, contact us here or request a sample of our cryo and freezer resistant labels here.
Don’t want to deal with labels at all? Learn more about our READY Labware Services program — we can provide you with cryo-resistant labware that’s already been barcoded!