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Barcode and Labeling Specialists Conti Systems visit IIMAK Headquarters

26 November 2018

Recently, Business Development Manager, Louis Conti, of Conti Systems visited IIMAK Headquarters in western New York.


Understanding Flathead and Near-Edge Thermal Transfer Printing Technologies

06 November 2018

Thermal transfer utilizes a digital printing process which makes it ideal for printing one-off, unique barcodes on tags, labels, and packaging. It’s also ideal for printing alpha-numeric information such as lot codes, expiration dates, and serial numbers. Flathead and Near-Edge are two types of printhead technologies utilized in thermal transfer printing today. While both technologies offer increased efficiencies to manufacturers, there are a few differences between the two.


3 Tips on How to Prospect for TTO Ribbon Business in Flexible Packaging

01 November 2018
3 Tips on How to Prospect for TTO Ribbon Business in Flexible Packaging

Whether you already sell near-edge Thermal Transfer Overprint (TTO) ribbons or you’re looking to gain new business in this growing industry, finding prospects for your business and nurturing them into leads is a great way to increase sales. However, unproductive prospecting can lead to wasted sales time. Use these three tips to more effectively acquire new leads for your business.


IIMAK introduces NET330 Resin TTO Ribbon at Labelexpo Americas

09 October 2018

IIMAK introduced NET330 thermal transfer overprint (TTO) ribbon for printing on-demand information directly on flexible packaging last week at Labelexpo Americas. This new premium resin ribbon offers heat resistance and strong adhesion to films, assuring imprints remain legible from manufacturing to end use.


New Longer Length Near-Edge Ribbons for Flexible Packaging

06 November 2017
New Longer Length Near-Edge Ribbons for Flexible Packaging

The new NETFlex+ XL provides the same strong performance as NETFlex+ but allows for longer length ribbons in TTO printers.