Archive | June, 2014

Thinking Outside the Rectangle

Multi-Part Label

When designing a custom UL label, don’t forget that custom means more than just printing and materials. It also means size and shape. Sure rectangles are common, but don’t be afraid to at least explore other options. Examples of (top) a custom shape and (bottom) custom perforations. Evaluate how your label is being used. Would a slightly […]

The UL Database Test: Are Your Labels In Compliance?

Print Station

UL labels need to be provided by an authorized provider. But did you also know that there is more than one type of UL authorization…and that there really is no cross over between the different types? Yikes! Understandably these different types can lead to all sorts of compliance issues1. Well, thankfully UL offers a database tool […]

Clever Ideas: UL Label Kits

The Perfect Label

I recently worked with a client who needed multiple UL labels to properly mark a product his company built on a production line. He admitted he was in a rush because they had forgotten to reorder one of the labels, and they were now nearly out. After helping him with his immediate need, I circled back a began discussing […]