Automated vial labeling for efficient laboratory workflows.

Today, tube and vial label automation is more accessible than ever. From basic print and apply automation, to custom designed, bulk-fed label automation systems, finding an applicator to fit both your needs and your budget is simple. Here we will discuss the different levels of tube label automation and the applicators available at each level.

Labware Tubes

Automatic tube and vial labelers to improve accuracy and productivity in your laboratory

Applying labels to your tubes by hand is a tedious, time-consuming task that inevitably leads to imprecise label placement or even mislabeled tubes.

And yet, many laboratories today still don’t realize that there are simple solutions within their budget.

Label automation doesn’t necessarily come with the same price tag that it used to, there are several newer innovations that have made automatic applicators accessible to every lab.

Determining how you can achieve the most value with automation requires auditing your current needs and future goals with an automation specialist.

Achieve accurate, efficient, consistent label application in-house with these automated and semi-automated tube and vial labeling solutions

Automation is a great way to speed things up—whether you’re looking to increase processing volumes, keep up with demand, improve placement precision or dedicate more time to tasks that directly validate your mission. While facilities dealing with minimal volumes—such as 20 or fewer pieces of labware on any given day—can get away with manual labeling with no problem, those processing more or aiming to boost accuracy might want to consider label automation.


Vertical tube orientation, fit for robotic handling and workflow integration

The cab Axon 1 automated print-applicator can operate as a standalone system or integrate with large-scale laboratory automation.


Simple, compact print and apply desktop automation for fast results

The Axon 2 print and apply desktop solution is reliable, affordable, and an ideal first step for laboratories considering automation. 


Robust, walk-away solution fit for high throughput requirements

High-volume, large-scale needs are easily met by Scinomix solutions. This solution can receive bulk tubes, sort racked tubes, as well as uncap and recap tubes.


Versatile, multi-purpose applicator, specially configured for larger bottles

The cab Hermes Q brings industrial strength automation to your laboratory to meet high-volume, high-demand situations. 

PR100 Tube Pro

Reliable, customized automation designed for safe and easy operation

The Tube Pro is designed for low to moderate throughput needs and can accommodate pre-printed labels as well as a print and apply strategy.

Not sure which applicator will best suit your lab?

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Take a look at how we utilize label automation in our own facility

We have collaborated multiple times with PaR Systems, a highly skilled intelligent solutions provider well known for their work in robotic automation systems.

Together we have provided advanced solutions for our customers in their facilities, as well as in our own facility.

We ulitize this fully automated work cell to prepare labware for our customers in-house, allowing them to focus their time and effort on their important research goals, instead of tediuous prep tasks. 

Don’t need to label in-house? Improve efficiencies in your lab with Labware Prep™ Services

Tracking information throughout a laboratory is a critical yet challenging task. Identifying samples and specimens, executing complex workflow and testing procedures, and analyzing data and results rely on flawless data integrity. Strategic planning, organization, and preparation are vital for success. Partnering with a trusted laboratory service provider and sourcing pre-barcoded and prepared labware is key to achieving a well-organized, efficiently run, data-optimized laboratory.

Labware Procurement

Save time, effort, and money by utilizing our buying power and manufacturer relationships to procure your specified labware.

Barcoding & RFID

Multiple advanced barcoding technologies and RFID opportunities for clear, durable, reliable sample identification.

Custom Marking & Branding

Enhance your labware with full-color logos, graduated fill lines, color-coded caps, multiple barcodes, and more.

Sequence Management Services

Ensure no duplicates and organize custom sequences in our databases – in addition to our extensive quality control measures.

Start tracking your success today.