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Great ways to use clear custom labels for your business or products

Interesting Ways To Use Clear Labels

If you’re looking to get a leg up on the competition, you might want to consider re-envisioning your label design practices. One of the most creatively versatile and eye-catching label materials is clear BOPP. Clear labels have the exciting advantage of peculiarity. They stand out! What’s more than that is that they provide exciting opportunities for creative brand designers. If the contents of your packaging have a peculiar or eye-catching design—say, for example, doggy treats in the shape of a pooch’s face, you’ll definitely want to accentuate this by opting for clear labels and the no-label look.

In the following article, we’ll give you a brief rundown of the label’s make-up and qualities, and of course, some delightful examples.

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metallic labels on cans

Metallic Labels – Unique Ways To Utilize Metallic Label Material

If you want to give your label a little more pop, a little more pizzazz then consider mixing things up with metallic label materials. These kinds of labels, and their variants—silver BOPP being the most well known—are metallized label materials that give packaging designs a high-end look that has been proven to captivate consumers. In the following article, we’ll do a rundown of the aesthetic qualities that make these label materials perfect for attracting the consumer eye.

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DYMO Software Fix For Printing Blank Labels

3-18-21 UPDATE DYMO Support has released a new DYMO Connect update and new DYMO Label update that fixes the blank label printing issues. In order to run the latest software update, open DYMO Connect, click "Help" > "Check For Updates" and download the latest version (1.3.2.18). For the latest DYMO Label update, download DYMO Label 8.7.4 here. These DYMO updates work with both pre/post Windows 10 update (in case you already rolled back the last Windows update), as well as with/without the optional Windows update from March 17th. Once the latest Connect version is installed, you should be able to print Dymo labels with your DYMO LabelWriter Printer.

For DYMO XTL issues with DYMO ID, there is currently not a permanent update or fix to DYMO ID. Please follow the instructions below for the temporary workaround.

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Free I Voted Stickers From LabelValue

Thank you to everyone who has voted already in this important election! It is now past our cutoff date of October 28th, 2020 to request free I Voted Stickers, in order to receive it before election day. As always, you can purchase a roll of any of our "I Voted" Stickers at any point in the year. This election, we gave away over 700 free I Voted Stickers (2020) to individuals throughout the country.

If you didn't receive free election stickers this year, be sure to come back for the midterm elections to request yours in time for election day next year!

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Artwork Guidelines For Label Printing

Artwork Guidelines For Label Printing

In the print-world, the way you create and save your logo, custom label design or other artwork is everything.

So if you think that a) CMYK is some strange texting lingo, b) you have to stab your artwork to get it to "bleed properly", or c) a rasterized image is picture of Bob Marley and the Lion of Judah, then this is the guide for you.

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Film Labels vs Paper Labels

Film Labels vs. Paper Labels

 Which Is The Best Choice For My Labels? There is often a lot of conversation about the difference between paper labels and film labels. Many have struggled to determine which is best for their products. In the following article, we’ll break...

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