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Medical device labels being printed

Labels for medical equipment

We work with global medical equipment manufacturers who sell into the US market. These manufacturers need computer printable labels that are durable and meet their durability requirements.

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Rapid reaction to tackle the ongoing threat of COVID-19

Our ability to respond within hours to government health agencies like Public Health England and the US Department of Health & Human Services means we can help ensure they have the necessary tools to cope with the escalation of COVID-19.

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Streamline your laboratory labelling processes

Specimen labelling errors can impact patient care and clinical trials. Streamline your laboratory labelling with the right combination of label material, label printer and software.

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Brexit update – what happens now?

The United Kingdom has left the European Union and is now in a transitional period until the end of 2020 while negotiations take place for the final future trade relationship.

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What effect will the Novel Coronavirus in China have on our supply chain?

CILS International can confirm we are not aware of any threat, or possible threat from our suppliers, or sub-tier suppliers regarding the spread of the novel coronavirus.

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UL Labelling Videos

We have spent a considerable amount of time understanding the complexities of UL Labelling, so that we can offer guidance to you on the UL approval process. We have a created some useful resources, including videos, blog articles and e-bo...

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UL Labelling Articles

We have spent a considerable amount of time understanding the complexities of UL Labelling, so that we can offer guidance to you on the UL approval process. We have a created some useful resources, including videos, blog articles and e-bo...

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Getting closer to our customers

CILS has opened up two new European satellite offices in France and Germany that will be used as regional bases to strengthen local customer relationships and to provide greater access to our customers.

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Why don't my labels come off the liner

You may be wondering why labels are sometimes difficult to remove from their release liner and in this blog, you will see that this is usually down to poor die-cutting.

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PCB Anti-static labels

Must I use expensive polyimide labels to identify my PCB’s?

The need for durable PCB labels depends on whether you apply them after a board wash or whether your labels need to withstand harsher reflow and wave soldering processes.

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What does computer imprintable mean?

Computer imprintable label printing became commonplace during the 1980s and 1990s as desktop printing started to become more popular. Our blog talks about how label print technology has changed to what it is today.

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W017 warning labels for applications that get too hot to handle

Why is the adhesive important in high-temperature labels? In this blog our MD, Oliver Stockton, talks about the importance of using the right heat resistant label for your application, particularly when conforming with ISO.

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Solvent resistant removable labels

Decanting solvents and chemicals from large drums to smaller batch containers - what printing options do you have and what should you consider so your labels remain traceable as part of your chemical tracking and inventory system.

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