Tape & Label Category


July 6, 2017 - Tape & Label

How Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape Helps Daily Life

The pressure sensitive adhesive tape market is predicted to reach over $69.26 billion by 2022, cites Grand View Research. With rising demand in the packaging, automotive and construction markets, take a look at how it helps people’s daily lives. Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape Benefits Used in a range of applications, pressure sensitive adhesive tape offers …

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June 26, 2017 - Tape & Label

Considerations for Direct Thermal Labels vs. Thermal Transfer Labels

Direct thermal and thermal transfer are two distinct types of label printing technologies. As a result, it’s important for printers to consider the following when opting for one or the other: Consider Exposure to Thermal Printhead Elements Direct thermal labels require the thermal printhead elements to be in direct contact with the label material in …

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Low Surface Energy Trend, How Adhesives are Adapting

As low surface energy materials gain popularity in many manufacturing processes, it’s important to understand their impact on adhesives and how adhesives are adapting. Why Use Low Surface Energy Materials? These materials offer manufacturers several benefits, including: Durability Flexibility Moisture and heat resistance Cost effectiveness In particular, these materials include: Polypropylene Polyethylene Teflon Other thermoplastic polyolefins …

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Understanding Adhesive Tape for Construction Applications

According to Markets and Markets, the global adhesive tape market is projected to reach $61.86 billion by 2021. With applications in the packaging automotive and assembly markets, tapes also play an important role in construction. Take a look at types of adhesive tape for construction and how they help improve buildings. Butyl Adhesive Tapes Butyl …

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