If you need to use a label maker for your business, or maybe for a big move, you need to make sure that you get the right one. Here are a few small things you need to look for whenever you buy a label maker, to make sure that the labels you purchase are going to get the job done!
For starters, you need to make sure that your labels are durable. You don’t want labeled boxes to have the labels fall off, rub off, or get damaged by water, and then you won’t be able to tell what is inside. So many businesses have stored things away for very long term storage, only to discover that when they pulled the boxes out the labels were gone.
If you can get a laminated label maker, that would be the best, because the laminated labels are very durable against water and can also be resistant to rubbing and impacts.
Labelmakers can be a slight pain to reload, especially since the labels themselves are often very small and also need to be placed into the labelmaker in a certain way for the labels to work. If you can research how the labels are reloaded beforehand and ensure that the process is very easy, then that can make the use of the labelmaker very simple.
Ease Of Use
For a machine that has the two functions of ‘label and print’ it can be amazing how many label makers completely overcomplicate things. Making sure that the label maker you buy is simple and does the job it needs to do and does it well, can help you keep on using it to label boxes, rather than scratching your head every time you try to turn it on.