Popular materials options
Popular Materials across different industries include:
Metal Tags and Labels are known to be a popular choice for tagging assets and equipment as they are a durable and long-lasting solution. However, they come with the disadvantage of being a very expensive solution compared to other options on the market and in addition to that, they don’t allow any sort of print flexibility. In the last few years in fact, and with new printing technologies available, companies are switching to heavy-duty PVC tags and labels and in-house printing for hose identification, as they are cheaper and more convenient solutions.
Hose assemblers offering hose management systems, for example, require a great deal of print flexibility in order to service their client’s requirements.
Thermal transfer printing gives some of the most durable print results that can be achieved in-house, it allows companies to change data according to their needs and to use different materials for their hose labels; it’s safe to say that it’s steadily becoming one of the preferred hose identification methods for most businesses.