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June 23, 2022

What is a Tag Free Neck Label?

Applications, Pad Printers

Almost every single item we purchase or own has some sort of label adhered to it. Even produce, such as apples and oranges have a label, avocados have a sticker saying, “soft when ripe”. Apparel is no different. In fact, our clothing labels contain vital information. A tag free neck label, or tagless neck label

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June 14, 2022

Get Started Pad Printing on Athleisure Today

Applications, Pad Printers

Even prior to the pandemic, before the days of endless Zoom calls and business attire from the waist up, athleisure was on the rise. The early 2000s presented a shift in trends for how and when to wear sports apparel. Today there is no shame in wearing joggers out for errands, or even if paired

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April 12, 2022

Maximize your Wash Care Label with Tagless Printing

Pad Printers, Pads

Who among us has worn a shirt for the first time only to be distracted by the tags scratching at an uncomfortable place on your side? The obvious solution to such a nuisance is to quickly remove said tag. However, if one snips a tag, the important information provided on it is lost. Traditionally the

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March 17, 2022

Eco Friendly Labels for Clothing

Applications, Pad Printers

Here at Inkcups we are working on more sustainable options for our planet every single day. Whether it be fueling our bodies and brains with healthy snacks in the break room, eliminating unnecessary waste, or offering new products that are meeting ever changing safety and compliance requirements. But what does that really mean? This blog

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January 20, 2022

GOTS Certification on Four Inks from the SB Eco Series Line

Industry Updates, Pad Printers

Inkcups receives GOTS Certification on four of the inks from the SB Eco Series Eco-Friendly Pad Printing Inks line. 

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October 21, 2021

Shirt Label Printing Method Considerations

Applications, Pad Printers

Has the time has come to make a decision regarding how to tackle shirt labels on your apparel? The age-old question is tagless or tearaway tag? Three main methods of shirt label printing methods of the tagless variety are: heat transfers, pad printing, or screen printing. For those not familiar with the term ‘tagless’, let’s

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August 5, 2021

Pad Printing Ink Viscosity Optimization Tips

How-To, Pad Printers, Pads

First time and seasoned ink mixers alike want to achieve the best results when it comes to printing. Practice, information, and the right pad printing ink viscosity can vastly improve your results. Read on to expand your theoretical knowledge to further your practical skills in the field.

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May 5, 2020

A Shirt Label is Worth 1000 Words

How-To, Pad Printers

What is on a shirt label? A lot more than you might think. Shirt labels contain much more than size information that is regulated by the garment industry and government. Here’s what it all means: What is a Shirt Label? Before we dive into what is included on a shirt label, it is important to

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What to look for in a tag printing machine for clothes When analyzing which tag printing machine for clothes is best for you, it is important to ask the right questions. The infographic below outlines some questions as well as navigates you to find the right tag printing machine for clothes necessary for your business

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December 17, 2019

The Perfect In-Between Machine

Pad Printers
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