How Changes in Manufacturing Will Drive Labeling Trends in 2022

Partner Blog By:  DOUG NIEMEYER/TEKLYNX Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. Between the transformation of production and the challenges presented by COVID-19, the manufacturing industry has undergone a lot of changes in 2021. Workforce shortages and supply chain instability are causing a decline in operational efficiency and margins, and businesses are looking for […]

What is a Barcode?

Partner Blog By: NICK RECHT/TEKLYNX Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. Merriam Webster says a barcode is “a code consisting of a group of printed and variously patterned bars and spaces and sometimes numerals that is designed to be scanned and read into computer memory and that contains information about the object it […]

Take the Next Step and Automate Cannabis Labeling with Teklynx and Zebra

Partner Blog By: COLIN GOODWIN, NA ISV BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT (RETAIL & HOSPITALITY) AT ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES/TEKLYNX Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. As growers, distributors, and dispensaries know extremely well, cannabis is quickly becoming a big-money industry with huge opportunities to scale up and grow your business. In fact, according to a July 2021 report by […]

Global Companies Face These 4 Major Labeling Challenges. Here Are 10 Ways Label Management Software Helps.

Partner Blog By: DOUG NIEMEYER/TEKLYNX Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. Companies with multiple locations have unique labeling challenges and needs. When its locations are spread around the world, those challenges and needs are magnified. Better connections are paramount in a global labeling environment, so companies should carefully consider how label management software […]

How to Create Variable Counters on Labels

Partner Blog By: TRAVIS WAYNE/TEKLYNX Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. Without the proper organization and tracing tactics in place, labeling can become a nightmare. Products can become troublesome to find in the production line or storage, and identifying defective products in a recall can become almost impossible. By using variable counters to […]

Disaster Recovery for Labeling: Do you have a plan?

Partner Blog By: JENNA WAGNER/TEKLYNX Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. Most companies with supply chains are far from where they could be to deal with large-scale (and often unplanned) disruptions. Human error or natural disasters not only impact products going into market, but getting food on tables and medicine for those who […]

7 Ways To Make Labeling Less Manual When You’re Understaffed

Partner Blog By: JENNA WAGNER/TEKLYNX Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. When labor shortages happen, but consumers continue to want their products quickly, companies are forced to focus their resources on the most critical areas of their business. While labeling is absolutely a critical business function, it doesn’t need to use up valuable […]

Enterprise Labeling Software, Part 3: How To Streamline Multi-Location Label Printing

Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. Partner Blog BY:   JENNA WAGNER / TEKLYNX If your company has multiple locations, you may face the challenge of having inconsistent labels across your organization. Are your labels the same format? Are all your locations leveraging label files that pull data from the correct data source? Are […]

Enterprise Labeling Software, Part 2: How To Automate High-Volume Label Printing

Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. Partner Blog BY:   NICK RECHT / TEKLYNX Printing one label might sound simple, but what about printing 1,000 labels? The ability to print thousands of labels per day is a requirement for many companies, and this can be a challenge when those thousands of labels all need […]

Enterprise Labeling Software, Part 1: How To Manage Compliance Labeling

Originally appeared on The Human Readable Blog, by TEKLYNX. Partner Blog BY:  TRAVIS WAYNE / TEKLYNX Compliance labeling is critical for manufacturers and distributors in many industries. From UDI or MDR labeling for medical devices to GHS labeling for chemicals to nutrition labeling for food and beverage products, there are a wide variety of labeling requirements. In emerging industries such as cannabis, labeling regulations […]