MPI Label Systems Blog

RFID PRODUCT APPLICATIONS

Apparel

Item level tagging on apparel is growing and MPI is at the forefront.

Retailers are using RFID tags at the item level. They are being used for asset tracking and inventory management. The tags can be read by a hand held RFID reader / scanner.

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RFID PRODUCT APPLICATIONS

Asset Tracking

With RFID tracking you can monitor assets on demand. It lets you know where your items are without delay and helps you make informed decisions.

RFID tracking is automatic and a direct line of site is not required as when reading barcodes.

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DIRECT MAIL

Bumper Stickers

Bumper stickers are often used as promotional items with a direct mail campaign. They can be printed with vibrant colors on materials that are made for outdoor applications.

Bumper stickers often express messages, promote organizations (schools, sports), political candidates, and even provide identification for vehicles.

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LABELS

Clear Labels For Wine Bottles

Many wineries, especially small, boutique wineries love the look of direct decoration on their wine bottles. Whether it’s etched, heat-transfer, or silk-screened, there is really no disputing the look it conveys to the consumer. They like how their brand image seems to be a part of the bottle.

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BEVERAGE

Coffee & Tea Labels

Shrink sleeves are a great way to show your brand of coffee and coffee creamer. Full body sleeves cover the container from top to bottom giving it a super look. The sleeve ensures that the product is tamper evident. Each consumer can rest assured that the coffee and creamer has been protected from tampering.

You can print your multiple flavors with different color shrink sleeves. Customers will love the rainbow look.

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PRESSURE SENSITIVE

Direct Thermal Labels

Direct Thermal labels are often used with thermal printers. One advantage is that the labels do not use ribbon for printing. The label material is treated so the printhead can burn the image directly on to the label.

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LABELS

Distillery Bottle Labels

Looking for a label to put on your product bottle at your distillery?
We custom print distillery labels for bottles of distilled spirits. Quality print and vibrant colors bring life to bottles of gin, rum, whiskey vodka, bourbon, and moonshine.

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FOOD PACKAGING

Food Traceability

MPI Label Systems is a certified partner with HarvestMark® and produces the HarvestMark® coding system.

A code comprised of an ECC200 Data Matrix code with variable data, human readable data, and the HarvestMark® logo is used on fresh goods and vegetables giving valuable information on product location and that the product is safe and fresh.

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EXTENDED TEXT LABELS

Hinged Labels For Limited Space

Hinged labels work great where there is a lack of space on a container. A hinged label is also an option for uniquely shaped containers.

There are times where the label is required to be on the front of a container and not wrap around the sides. It would possibly cause additional application problems and reduce shelf appeal.

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DIGITAL LABELS

Labels For Beer Bottles

Our labels for beer bottles are custom printed to represent your brand. Labels are high quality, professional, and printed by flexographic or digital presses. Their look can help consumers make a choice to purchase your product over other that are available.

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NFC TAGS

NFC Label Applications

There are many applications that can use NFC Labels/Tags. The following is a partial list of items that can benefit from using them. We offer several different NFC chips along with customization and encoding.

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NFC TAGS

NFC Labels – Customized Or Encoded

MPI is a manufacturer of NFC labels. The most popular types are Mifare and NTAG203. We have the ability to manufacture larger memory. We can customize NFC labels with logos, promotional text, or other information that may be needed on them. We can provide any face stock and adhesive combination that is needed. If your opportunity requires piggyback labels we can do that as well.

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RFID LABELS

NFC Tags

NFC tags are part of RFID and operates in the 14.443 Mhz frequency. It communicates between a mobile phone with wireless technology & media content. NFC stands for Near Field Communication.

The tag can carry more data than barcodes, URLS or QR codes. They are more secure, can be password protected, and tracked to a specific person/account.

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RFID LABELS

Pre-Encoded RFID Labels From Our Service Bureau

Our MPI Service Bureau staff is on the cutting edge when it comes to RFID labels. Their expertise in tag capabilities keep customers coming back again and again. They are a technical resource for compliance needs and make continual investment in emerging technology.

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FOOD PACKAGING

Pressure Sensitive Labeling

Pressure sensitive labels are one of the most popular and widely used labels today. They can work with single label applications or for front and back labels. The PS labels can be printed up to 10 colors and 20″ wide.

A pressure sensitive label consists of a face stock material (paper or film), a pressure sensitive adhesive, and a release liner. The backing can be peeled off and the labels are applied permanently to another surface.

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EXTENDED TEXT LABELS

Promotional Coupons and Labels

In a down economy even the most stubborn consumers are receptive to money saving offers. Shoppers want to save money and want to know about the products they are buying, making on-pack promotional labels ideal communicators.

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LABELS

QR Barcodes

QR is short for Quick Response. It is a two-dimensional barcode where you can put a lot of information in a small space. To be able to scan it, you need a QR scanning application on a mobile phone. The tag allows large amounts of information and gives the opportunity to showcase your business.

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RFID PRODUCT APPLICATIONS

RFID Badges

RFID badges are widely used for identification purposes. They can be used to speed up a registration process by reducing wait time and long lines since they are read instantly.

With this capability, the attendee can be greeted by their name on a screen upon entering a meeting. This happens as they pass by the RFID reader.

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