Tag: Mercian Labels

Upcoming price pressure on direct thermal label material

UK label users of direct thermal label materials will be interested in the emerging situation in respect of the availability of direct thermal materials. A recent article from the USA casts some light on the problems over the global supply of Leuco, the chemical dye used in the manufacture of […]

Merry Christmas from us all at Mercian Labels!

Mercian Labels will be closed for the Christmas holidays from the afternoon of Friday, 22nd December until Tuesday, 2nd January 2018. A heartfelt thank-you to all our customers, suppliers, staff and colleagues at Mercian Labels for your support throughout 2017, and we look forward to a successful and happy year […]

Mercian Labels are hiring a Technical Sales Administrator

VACANCY  – TECHNICAL SALES ADMINISTRATOR Full time, permanent, Burntwood based post Salary: £18,000 p.a. – £20,000 p.a. (depending on experience) + profit share Working Hours: Mon – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Vacancy advertised 28 Nov 2017 for an immediate start Reports to:  Sales […]

Save the date – 28 Feb 2018 for the Packaging Innovations exhibition at the NEC

A ‘save the date’ post for the new year  – we will yet again be exhibiting at the best UK labelling and packaging innovation event, the Packaging Innovations Show at the NEC near Birmingham, next year  on 28 Feb – 1 March 2018. We’re looking forward to introducing new and existing brand owners […]

Mercian Labels are hiring for a BDM role

VACANCY  – BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER – FIELD / HOME BASED Full time, permanent, home based post with full autonomy and a UK wide territory (preferably with proximity to the Burntwood offices) Salary Negotiable for the right person/experience + car + laptop etc Vacancy advertised 9 Nov 2017 for an immediate […]

Mercian Labels consulted on label industry trends for 2018

The world’s leading label industry publication Labels & Labeling has published its predictions for the labeling industry for 2018 including our perspective on the importance of manufacturing automation.  You can read the article here.

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 […]