2ST™ Thermal Labels

 

2ST™ is a direct thermal label-printing technology that uses two thermal printheads to print simultaneously on both the front and back sides of a thermal-coated label.

2ST™ Two-Sided Thermal Label Applications

2ST™ two-sided label printing brings innovation to shipping, logistics, production, and product identification.

Distribution Labeling

  • Shipping labels and pick tickets
  • Shipping labels and return forms
  • Customer return labels and instruction documents

Product and Item Marking

  • Airline baggage tag and labels
  • Postage and customer receipt

Ticketing

  • Display the schedule of upcoming events
  • Provide discounts and coupons
  • Event registration and name badge labeling

Production and Warehouse Management

  • Quality-control labels and inspection documents
  • Product-tracking documents and inventory-control labels

Benefits & Features

Watch your total cost of ownership drop

  • Reduce labor costs by simplifying or eliminating unnecessary processes
  • Streamline supply-chain expenditures by lowering inventory and reducing freight
  • Reduce waste due to obsolescence, pre-printed media

Improve operational efficiency

  • Two printheads increase printer speed and overall throughput
  • Eliminates separate label and document printing processes, no need to spend time matching media
  • Costly matching errors are eliminated and customer satisfaction improved

Maximize messaging effectiveness

  • Targeted marketing means results you can count on and builds customer loyalty
  • Variable print on-demand for the ultimate in affordable personalization
  • Enhance your profitability by eliminating costly preprinted media

Environmental Benefits

  • Less direct waste of paper as label liner is not discarded
  • Less plastics and chemicals associated with paper usage
  • Less energy consumed during the production and distribution of labels
  • Reduced greenhouse gas and other emissions
  • Reduced waste production and water requirements
  • Reduced use of landfill space

Business Impact

Powerful new 2ST™ two-sided thermal label-printing technology improves operational efficiency by reducing the need to print documents in addition to your thermal labels. It also enables customized, on-demand messaging on the release liner of labels, space that was previously wasted.

Improve the speed of checkout

  • Two print heads increase printer speed and overall throughput at checkout
  • Up to 50% fewer paper-roll changes mean reduced customer wait times
  • Receipts are shorter and therefore more manageable for customers

Cost savings of a typical shipping label application process:

Traditional Process Cost Components: Hard Cost and Labor Cost

Current process involves

  • Cost of packing slip
  • Cost to print packing slip
  • Cost of shipping label
  • Cost to print shipping label
  • Time to match label to slip
  • Cost of packing slip pouch
  • Time to put packing slip in pouch
  • Time to apply label

2ST™ Process

  • Cost of 2ST™ shipping label
  • Cost to print shipping label
  • Time to apply label

Total Costs With Packing Slip Pouch, No Printer Costs Included(For 100 boxes processed)

Today: $29.76
With 2ST™: $11.56
Savings: 61%

Traditional Process Cost Components: Hard Cost Only

Current Process Involves:

  • Cost of packing slip
  • Cost of toner to print packing slip
  • Cost of shipping label
  • Cost of packing slip pouch

2ST™ Process

  • Cost of 2ST™ shipping label

Total Costs With Packing Slip Pouch, No Printer Costs Included(For 100 boxes processed)

Today: $17.51
With 2ST™: $11.13
Savings: 44.3%

Communicate effectively and grow revenue by printing on the release liner

Coupon/ Promotional Activity

  • Drive more traffic/sales
  • Financial incentive
  • Promote new products
  • Reward loyal customers
  • Conduct marketing surveys

Customer Education

  • Discuss community relations
  • Explain warranties
  • Provide product information
  • Customer marketing surveys

Delivery Information

  • Improves productivity
  • Ensures accuracy
  • Return policies/instructions
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