Returnable containers, pallets, and other mobile assets are vital to a company's inventory management and delivery fulfillment processes.
Whether its plastic, metal or RFID watch the video to see the Metalcraft asset tagging products that help ensure accurate tracking and return of these items.
Ever thought of durable asset labels as heroes?
Consider their super strength, their incredibly tough skin, their super-photographic memory, and their invulnerability to freezing temperatures and searing heat.
A description of a superhero? Absolutely.
What is the basic hallmark of a superhero’s existence? Durability when facing the odds. Superman, Wonder Woman, and Spiderman plus others meet a challenge and get a job done. And so do super labels: durable labels.
And, really now, how many times could they save you from impending disaster?
A thin profit margin in the convenience store business puts extra pressure on inventory control, so individual Casey’s General Stores hold no inventory. Instead, delivered items are placed directly on the shelf space. The publicly-owned chain’s nearly 2,000 stores place orders which are filled in weekly shipments across 14 Midwestern states from 600,000 square feet of distribution center space in Iowa and Indiana.
Looking for a really, really good label that will stand the test of time. You want a label that does not have to be replaced even when the product to which it is attached has passed out of usefulness. Metalcraft durable labels live up to that expectation in all three areas of its product line: metal, plastic, and RFID.
Knowing when to use the proper asset tag is important for application success. Differing conditions, exposures, and process may require a higher durability label or tag. Use the following guide to make a decision on which tag is best for your needs.
Metal tags and nameplates are great for tagging and labeling assets that are exposed to outdoor usage and rough conditions. With metal tags you can be assured the tag will have long wear life and will not deteriorate making information or a bar-codes unreadable over time.
Modern converting equipment has come a long way in the past few years. Using the newest technology and equipment, today’s skilled label converters are able to take raw inputs and construct durable, and visually impressive, consumer-ready products.
Most businesses don't know how ineffective they are at managing equipment and other physical assets. It’s hard to say what you have and where it’s located without a system for tracking assets, including equipment labels for each item.
Let’s look at the value of an asset tracking system and the considerations for tagging equipment to maximize your return.
Being able to secure and identify product tampering is important for any company. Tamper-evident labels expose attempted theft and the unauthorized manipulation of products, equipment and files. Companies and institutions that have the need for security and peace of mind find tamper evident labeling a way achieve both goals.