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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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Label consultation service

How we work with you

We specialise in labels that are durable and offer hundreds of different label constructions for a limitless number of end uses, meaning you make smarter labelling decisions faster with our quick consultation approach.

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How to stop handwritten labels fading outside

CILS 'Sign and Seal’ labels give you peace of mind that your handwritten labels will be readable after several years of outdoor exposure.

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Labelling laboratory plasticware

Not all labels are the same. This is most often realised when labels fail in laboratory environments. There is a big difference between durable laser printable labels compared to standard laser address labels covered in Sellotape. Read mo...

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Clinical study labels

What types of durable labels are available for clinical studies and how do they resist various conditions from room temperature to cold storage in liquid nitrogen.

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Printing your variable data onto durable labels for you - how much does it cost?

The cost of printing your unique data onto durable labels depends on various factors, so it is impossible to provide a price list. Here we explain why.

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