Industry solutions

Discover our technical solutions for many thermal transfer ribbon printing applications.

Do not hesitate to contact our sales department for any inquiries: +33 (0) 1 69 74 17 00.

Electronics:

We have several technical solutions to meet the requirements and constraints of the electronics industry, for the printing of printed circuit labels and durable identification labels:

  • Resistance to very high temperatures: resin ribbons resistant to up to 300 ° C on polyimide labels for oven passes in PCB lines.
  • RoHs and WEEE certified ribbons for use in the electronics industry
  • Very High Resistance resin ribbons: we have a wide range of resin ribbons offering a perfect resistance to heat, grease and chemicals to guarantee a perfect durability of your identification labels.
  • Opaque white ribbons: white resin ribbon with high opacity for perfect print quality and durability on black identification labels.

Automotive Industry:

We have several technical solutions to meet the requirements and constraints of the automotive industry, for the printing of labels on mechanical parts, tires, transport crates or technical textile labels.

  • High Resistance resin ribbons: resistant to abrasion, UV, grease, oil, heat but also to many aggressive products: acetone, toluene, xylene, brake fluid, …
  • High versatility resin ribbons: offering excellent printability on a wide variety of substrates (including paper) and excellent overall resistance. Ideal for printing tire labels or internal traceability labels that should not be soiled by operator manipulations.
  • Technical textile labels and associated ink: self-adhesive polyamide or polyester labels, thermo-adhesive or fire-retardant for the identification of certain elements: seats, seat belts, … We also offer the associated thermal transfer ribbons in different colors (black, red, blue, …) for optimal quality.

Chemical Industry:

We have products especially dedicated to GHS label printing:

  • Double color resin ribbons: ideal resin ribbon for printing GHS labels. Available in black and red, both colors work on the same printhead heat range for optimal use of dual-color printers (Cab® XC6 for example).
  • BS5609 compliant resin ribbons to meet shipping standards
  • Ultra High Resistance Resin: combined with specific substrates, these special resin ribbons offer almost complete resistance to all chemical products

Food Industry:

We have a number of special solutions for the food industry:

  • Ribbons suitable for food contact: we have many references of ribbons meeting the European standard 1935/2004 / EC for food contact ability.
  • Printing on flexible packaging: wide range of wax-resin and resin ribbons for printing on flexible packaging, available in several colors including covering white, silver, silver metal and gold metal. Our products can be used on frozen or high temperature packaging to guarantee a perfect durability of the printing.
  • Fat Resistance: resin ribbons offering excellent resistance to animal fat, even in immersion, allowing use in the meat industry for example.
  • Pasteurization / high temperature resistance: specific ribbon allowing a perfect resistance during autoclave or in shrink ovens on the packaging lines.
  • Coffee bag printing: special ribbon for perfect printing and resistance for printing on coffee packaging complexes. Available in black, white and silver.

Pharmaceutical Industry:

We have a number of special solutions for the pharmaceutical industry:

  • Ribbons with FDA certification, for manufacturers exporting to the US market.
  • High-definition ribbons, perfect for printing 2D barcodes and information in small characters, even at high speed.
  • Tube labels printing: high performance thermal transfer ribbons for printing and resist friction on tube labels
  • Cryogenic resistance: Extreme cold resistant resin ribbon
  • Blood bag printing: We have ribbons to meet all the constraints for the printing of blood bags: high definition printing, resistance to abrasion, cold, heat and autoclaving.
  • Safety ribbons: we have several solutions to increase the safety of your products and limit counterfeiting through the use of very specific thermal transfer ribbons. The advantage of these solutions is to be able to integrate very easily in the current manufacturing processes, without any particular modification.

Cosmetics:

We have a number of different solutions specific to the cosmetics industry:

  • Ribbons with FDA certification, for manufacturers exporting to the US market.
  • Safety ribbons: we have several solutions to increase the safety of your products and limit counterfeiting through the use of very specific thermal transfer ribbons. The advantage of these solutions is to be able to integrate very easily in the current manufacturing processes, without any particular modification.
  • Color ribbons: wide color thermal transfer ribbons in all types of formulation, including metallized ribbons for exceptional rendering. Check out our range of color ribbons.

Textile :

We have a number of special solutions for the textile industry:

  • Wash care resin ribbons: range of  resin thermal transfer ribbons developped to guarantee a perfect print quality on all textile labels (polyamide, polyester and satin) as well as a perfect resistance to washing and ironing. Ribbons available in black and several colors.
  • OEKOTEX certification: OEKOTEX Class I, II and III certified ribbons for safe use.
  • Standard and Technical Textile labels: self-adhesive polyamide or polyester supports, thermo-adhesive or fire-retardant for the most demanding environments (automotive, aeronautical, professional textile, ..).
  • Inkjet Nylon: specially treated nylon to receive inkjet printing for high-quality, durable color printing.

For any request on these ribbons, please contact our sales team: +33 (0)1 69 74 17 00