Printing, Coding & Marking

Comprehensive selection of package and product coders, Ink Jet Printers including continuous ink jet (small character), high resolution and thermal ink jet,  UV Flexo printers, thermal transfer printers and Print & Apply labeling systems. Single and Multi-head printing systems.

Printing refers to taking a blank substrate and printing all of the required information such as on a blister package or a shipping label as examples.

Coding and Marking describes the method to print variable information and data on different surfaces.  All kinds of products have to be marked and coded at time of packaging with information such as lot number, best before date, bar codes or other required data for product tracking and sales purposes.

Our web site is organized so you can preview the systems available to help you with your coding and marking needs.  Griffin-Rutgers engineers would be happy to hear exactly what you need to accomplish and then help tailor a solution to fit your specific needs.


Printing, Coding and Marking News

Date Printers: Which Machine Works the Best?

When it comes to selecting the right machine from the long list of date printers available today, determining which works “best” can be difficult since this qualification should take in account a number of factors. These include features and characteristics that determine a machine’s ability to provide consistent, high-quality print critical to the end result.

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Top 3 Features in a Quality Date Coder

A date coder plays a mission critical role in print production operations. Selecting a quality piece of proven equipment can make the difference between an efficient, high-performance operation that can sustain and build a business – and its image – versus one that undermines an entity’s success through an inability to meet marketplace demand, deliver consistent quality, and otherwise fulfill expectations both in-house and with customers.

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Date Coding on Water Bottles: What Machine Works Best?

Every company with date coding requirements wants to select the best equipment for their specific product to assure optimum output for the surface being printed on. This is definitely the case when it comes to date coding on water bottles. With so many types of machines on the marketplace today, how does one discern which type is best for date coding on water bottles?

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“Use By” Date Coding on Pre- Prepackaged Meals

In recent years, pre-packaged meals have received bad press for those who are seeking a healthier lifestyle and who are turning their attention toward off-the-shelf choices. Manufacturers understand this and have been making their foods with healthier ingredients, lower sodium, fewer preservatives and in increasingly smaller packaging. The reason these meals remain popular is because […]

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10 Terms You Should be Familiar with Before Choosing a Coding System

Today’s coding system equipment has come a long way thanks to major technological advancements. However, these improvements have also led to confusion relating to technical terms and industry jargon that surrounds this kind of machinery. For some, this has made choosing a coding system more complicated than it needs.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Choosing Date Coders

Before making an investment in date coders, there are some important factors to consider and decisions to make. Knowing the do’s and the don’ts for selecting these machines can save a significant amount of money and even minimize downtime.

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Cannabis Packaging

No longer will marijuana be packaged in plastic bags. Custom-art on many types of packaging is immerging in this growing industry.  While most is still packaged in generic pop-top type bottles, the cannabis packaging market has grown into a very big business in just a few short years. This growth stems in a large part […]

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