Mercian Labels Are Proud To Announce the Planting Of…

The Mercian Labels Community Woodland in Burntwood, Staffordshire. 100 pupils from Holly Grove Primary school will be joining us to plant 420 trees kindly donated by the Woodland Trust as part of the Queen’s Green Canopy initiative in honour of Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee. Year 10 and 11 students from Chase Terrace Academy will also […]

Product Coding IPPE 2022

If you work in packaging for a meat or poultry company, you almost certainly have to print variable information onto every pack you produce. To be honest, this kind of product coding can be rather frustrating. This is especially so when a small item such as a date coding printer can cause so much maintenance […]

IPPE 2022 – Print and Apply Labeling

As tradeshows continue to come back to in-person, after the enforced Covid break, coming up in January is The International Production & Processing Expo, or IPPE. The International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) is a collaboration of three shows – International Feed Expo, International Meat Expo and the International Poultry Expo – showcasing the latest […]

Pantone Color of 2022 Very Peri

It’s always exciting when Pantone announces its Color of the Year (well, maybe not for those boring yellow and grey colors from last year), and 2022 is no exception. This year’s – well next year’s I suppose – special color is rather bluey-purply and is called Very Peri, Pantone 17-3938. To be honest, it looks […]