Thermal Inkjet

Eight Reasons Food Manufacturers Choose Thermal Inkjet

Within the past year Griffin-Rutgers has noticed a dramatic rise in thermal inkjet coders over continuous inkjet (CIJ) within the food packaging industry for the variable information coding of its packaging. This is a result of the fact that thermal inkjet technology has seen huge advances in the recent years. In the past, the knock […]

TIJ Printers

Thermal Ink Jet (TIJ) Printers Offer Reliability

When it comes to selecting a printer to code or mark variable information onto your packaging or product, reliability is crucial. TIJ printers offer that reliability. They are simple and maintenance-free, making them the perfect fit for your coding and packaging needs.

Thermal Inkjet Printing

Debunking five myths of Thermal Inkjet (TIJ) printing

Over the past decade, designers of TIJ (Thermal inkjet) printers have worked tirelessly to address the limiting factors of the technology. The latest generation of TIJ printers will outperform CIJ (continuous inkjet) in terms of cost of ownership and print quality in most coding applications. Despite the discernible shift to TIJ, there’s still some outdated […]

Inkjet Printing

Digital Inkjet Printing

Compared to the traditional printing processes used in the printing of packaging such as flexography and offset lithography, inkjet as a primary method of package printing is relatively new. It’s also an area of growth and opportunity that did not go unnoticed at Drupa 2016, as many vendors focused on packaging solutions using digital inkjet […]

Markoprint Ijet Thermal Ink Jet Printer

Thermal Printer and Feeding Systems

Are you printing pouches, Tyvek lid stocks, sleeve, cut labels or garment tags? If you answered yes, then you just might need an Xxtreme/64 desk top system in your facility. These flat-product thermal transfer printer and feeding systems are ideal for use in many industries. When you’re talking with a printing professional from our office […]

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Rotech Feeders

Rotech feeders are a great choice for industries that need to print on blister cards, bags, pouches, boxes and cases. Griffin Rutgers offers the Rotech RF1 and the Rotech RF Lite. Rotech’s RF1 friction feeder is a proven feeding system for medical packaging printing. It can handle a wide range of products from blister cards […]

Industrial Inkjet Printers Explained

There are basically three types of inkjet printers, Thermal Inkjet (TIJ), Continuous Inkjet (CIJ) and Drop on Demand Inkjet (DOD), all with their own key benefits and solutions to specific needs. Understanding the differences between them will help you determine which is best for your printing job. Thermal Inkjet Printers (TIJ) This type of printer […]

Offline Inkjet Printing Systems For Medical Packaging

Medical packaging, such as blister packs and Tyvek pouches, often require unique handling and inkjet printing systems, and it’s typically found that offline coding systems work best. An offline feeding and transport system helps to automate the printing process or can completely replace the need for a label by printing directly onto the packaging. What […]

Does Your Product Lend Itself To Sleeve Printing?

When the holidays roll around, how can you set your product apart from the others that crowd the shelves and vie for your customer’s attention? One way is through the use of festive sleeves for your products. Food products effectively lend themselves to festive sleeves or cartons and with eye catching packaging you may see […]

Advantages Of Industrial Inkjet Printer Systems

High quality, high speed and flexible coding options are three of the reasons that thermal inkjet printers (TIJ) are typically chosen for use in the packaging industry. This technology provides a clean print, is reliable and is virtually maintenance free. Thermal inkjet printers can be used in industrial applications that require printing on both porous […]

The Benefits Of A Thermal Inkjet Printer/Coder

There are myriad options on the market when it comes to coding and marking of items but the device needs to suit the specific purpose and the items being marked or coded. To make an informed decision you need to understand some of the science behind the technology. One such technology, thermal inkjet (TIJ), was […]

Facts about Web Printers for Blisters and Pouches

Despite its misleading name, Web printers do not relate to the Internet either. Rather, web printers for blisters and pouches are specially designed pieces of equipment that print on what is known as web stock, web material or lid stock. These the materials are webbed together to make pouches or something that has a blister pack—the packaging where you push the tablet or product out through various types of coated and uncoated foils.

Printing on Plant Trays with the S-6000R Plus

The plant and garden industries strive to provide valuable information for their customers to help maintain the beauty and life of all types of greenery. And, for green thumbs to benefit from the information, they need to be able to see it. This means that printing on plant trays plays an integral role because the process must ensure that the information stays put through all types of element-driven environments, often with direct exposure to sunlight, excess water, wind, etc. Enter the Sauven 6000R Plus—a machine noted for its ability to respond to the highly specialized needs of printing on plant trays.

Web Printers: 5 Facts You Need to Know

Web printers are a unique and specialized breed of printers that offer a surprising range and versatility in terms of what they can provide for a wide array of applications and industries. If you are not fully familiar with web printers and what they can offer your business, here are five facts detailing how these machines can be a business boon.

Computer Generated Stencil Printing: Is it Right for Your Business?

With the package coding industry becoming ever-competitive and specialized, it is important to examine all methods to discern what is best for your business Toward this end, computer generated stencil printing is a method that should not be overlooked. Here we’ve provided an overview of what computer generated stencil printing can do, basic capabilities of this type of equipment, and costs to help you determine if this method will help realize your package printing objectives.

Why Your Business Needs Drop-On-Demand Inkjet Systems

If you are in the distribution packaging business, you may want to consider a drop-on-demand inkjet (DOD) system. Do note, however, that this term is somewhat general and can comprise a wide range of inkjet technologies in use today. This post provides some fundamental information about the drop-on-demand inkjet system and why it could be a good solution for your distinct distribution packaging business needs.

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Inkjet Printers for Date Labeling: Cardboard/Plastic

When it comes to cardboard and plastic products, it imperative to select the proper combinations of inkjet printers and ink type for date labeling that can effectively work with these types of mediums and produce high-quality output for each and every item on the line. To ease and expedite your printer procurement process, here we’ve compiled a list of top inkjet printers for date labeling known to work well with cardboard and plastic packaging.

Which Accufast Inkjet Printer is Right for You?

As a versatile inkjet printer manufacturer, Accufast has a wide range of high-quality machines to choose from. This variety, however, can make selecting the right one for your application a touch more complex.  With this in mind, we have compiled a list some of the top Accufast inkjet printer systems and their applications and options […]

Needham Coding: Which Machine is Right For You?

Sauven-Marking is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of state-of-the-art high resolution ink jet printers for the packaging industry. For more than 60-years, Sauven has been on the cutting edge of package identification, now using its own research and development department to advance ink jet technologies. Indeed, the company’s line of printers are revered across multiple industries, including food and beverage, industrial, electronics and pharmaceutical, for their unsurpassed in-line product coding, identification and marking capabilities.