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Mercian Labels interviewed about our advances in colour management

Mercian Labels was featured as a case study on colour management in labelling in an article by leading industry publication Printweek. We have invested heavily into colour management and control across all our digital and flexo lines in the past 18 months, and our customers are seeing the benefits with super […]

Mercian Labels win AA BRC rating

Following an extensive audit last week, Mercian Labels is pleased to announce it has been awarded the top ‘Double A’ rating for their BRC (British Retail Consortium) packaging accreditation. This accolade further strengthens Mercian’s ability to attract businesses who need labels for retail (and especially food and beverage retail) self […]

Could election picture lead to accusations of electoral fraud?

If you’ve seen an online news website this week, the chances are that you might have seen this picture. Unfortunately, it shows a sorry sight, and a shocking lack of knowlege in ballot security. Ballot boxes must be securely sealed with a tamper evident seal, so that it is evident if […]

At Mercian Labels, when a plan comes together…

We all love it when a plan comes together, but it’s especially gratifying when all the hard work that goes into planning and manning a trade show stand comes off. The Mercian Labels’ team were positively blushing with the compliments received at the recent Packaging Innovations show at the Birmingham […]

Packaging Innovations Show 2017 a huge success !

We rolled out the red carpet over the past two days as we once again returned again for the Packaging Innovations show at the NEC. Showcasing our range of products including prime shelf edge customised labels, Label Lock security seals, and variable barcode labels we were delighted with the interest […]

See Mercian Labels at the Packaging Innovations Show next week

  Final preparations are being made today for exhibiting at the best UK labelling and packaging innovation event, the Packaging Innovations Show at the NEC near Birmingham on 1-2 March 2017. We’re looking forward to introducing new and existing brand owners to the benefits of doing business with Mercian Labels, showcasing our […]

Mercian Labels is hiring a Business Support Administrator in Burntwood

Job Title: Business Support Administrator Location: Burntwood Salary: £16,000  + profit share Full time: Monday – Thursday 0900-1730, Friday 0900-1700 (39.5 hours/week) As part of our ongoing growth plan, we are seeking to strengthen our team through the appointment of a Business Support Administrator. This is an exciting opportunity for someone […]

Our Xeikon Cheetah gets a makeover to a CX3

In early 2015 Mercian Labels became the world’s first installation of the Cheetah platform, the precursor to the now rebranded CX3 machine.  We recently had the Cheetah upgraded to the CX3 branding and final specification in Xeikon ‘house colours’, pictured above. It’s been a fantastic investment for us, offering increased […]

Join us at the Packaging Innovations Show 1-2 March 2017 at the NEC

We are delighted to announce that once again Mercian Labels are exhibiting at the best UK labelling and packaging innovation event, the Packaging Innovations Show at the NEC near Birmingham on 1-2 March 2017. With so many exciting new product launches the show is now at a record size and […]

Coming soon for Mercian Labels customers in 2017…

As many of our customers will know, we invested heavily in new systems in 2016 to manage our increasingly complex and growing workload. Whilst a number of benefits have already been seen there are a lot more improvements to come!  We will shortly begin the rolling out of new features to […]