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The LabelTac 4 Pro Ribbon and Supply

LabelTac 4 Pro Ribbon

LabelTac printers are a series of label printers that uses special thermal transfer print ribbon and vinyl supply to create extremely durable industrial labels. In the thermal transfer printing process, the ribbon is similar to ink, and the vinyl is like paper. In this post we will be looking at the LabelTac 4 Pro Ribbon and the corresponding supply and ...

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A Look at the LabelTac Pro X Printer

The latest evolution in industrial label printing can be the ideal printer for your facility. The LabelTac Pro X printer has an all-new design and printing capabilities that is perfect for any type of labeling project you are ready to undertake. In this post we will look at the components of the LabelTac Pro X and different types of labeling ...

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Understanding LabelTac Tape & Its Possibilities

There are two components that go into using the LabelTac series of printers, ribbon and the LabelTac tape, also called supply. Thermal transfer printing essentially melts the color from the ribbon onto the tape to create a vinyl label. These labels will survive an industrial environment and last for many years to come. A Variety of LabelTac Tape There is ...

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The Benefits of a LabelTac 4 Printer

The LabelTac 4 printer is the budget-friendly and entry-level printer offered in the LabelTac printer series. The industrial labeling systems create professional, long-lasting, and customizable labels for any area in your workplace. Whether you need Lean manufacturing labels or OSHA compliant signs, the LabelTac printer can do it all. Because this printer is considered entry-level, the printer itself takes up ...

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What is Gemba & How it Can Benefit Your Facility

The word gemba is a Japanese term that is used as part of many industries manufacturing strategies. The term means ‘The Real Place.’ The concept behind a gemba strategy is that supervisors, manager, and others who may be in charge of different areas need to be spending time in ‘the real place’ where the work gets done. In a manufacturing facility, for ...

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The Benefits of Lean Manufacturing

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As a management philosophy, lean manufacturing is all about continuous elimination and reduction of waste in the production and business processes. Small, incremental improvements constantly take place in an organization so that it helps lower costs, increase productivity and maintain top quality products. All these things could be achieved along with profits, and at the same time, put waste to ...

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How to Select a Good Six Sigma Project

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In any organization, there will always be problems and issues. It’s a part of the overall process of doing work, and so are the responses put in place to address them. This is why many popular improvement methods and systems abound because they are available for any organization that might need them. One of the favored process improvement methods is ...

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The Visual Workplace

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The need for continuing improvement in the workplace grew over the years with new methods and systems introduced by organizational experts. One hugely appreciated initiative is the “visual workplace”, which is used as both guide and key performance measurement in many companies, businesses and industries. The idea behind a visual workplace is that it helps boost performance and achieve optimum ...

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How To Use a Kanban Board

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The Kanban board has been used extensively in many Japanese businesses for many decades. Tracing back its history, it was practiced by Toyota in the late 1940s to improve their manufacturing and engineering activities. Actual cards were used by the employees to communicate with the group or workers who come next in line. A Kanban card tells the employees involved ...

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Using Kaizen…to Eat Sushi?

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Kaizen, commonly referred to as “continuous improvement,” proves very helpful in many workplaces. Businesses and organizations create cultures where employees constantly look for small changes they can make to improve the way the facility operates. Over time, these small improvements can lead to significant improvements in efficiency overall. We always enjoy hearing about unique ways kaizen ideas have been used ...

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