Monthly Archives: March 2016

Thermal Transfer Ribbon

IIMAK has released SW200 Standard Wax, a newly developed thermal transfer ribbon manufactured in the USA. According to the company, it delivers dependable quality and consistent performance for standard TTR applications that require an economical solution. SW200 offers excellent blackness on rough and smooth coated papers for printing bar codes, alphanumeric text, and logos for basic applications found in shipping, warehousing, logistics, work-in-progress tracking and retail. The company’s patented Clean Start printhead cleaner is built into SW200 ribbons to protect against premature printhead failure and maintain excellent print quality.

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Spinnaker Adds Microtak™ Microsphere Adhesive

Troy, Ohio – March 2, 2016 – Spinnaker Coating LLC, a manufacturer and industry-leading service provider of pressure sensitive paper and film products for the printing industry, has added a microsphere adhesive called Microtak™ to its product line.

Microtak is an ultra removable acrylic adhesive that uses microsphere technology to provide long-term removability, repositionability, and re-application on many substrates. “Our customers have continued to ask us for this type of product, and we are excited to be able to offer it on a variety of facestocks. It adds even more versatility to our removable product offerings,” said Joel Ulrich, Roll Product Manager.

Microtak ultra removable adhesive is currently stocked with 44# CTT paper, Primeglos™ paper, 2.0 mil Clear and 2.3 mil White BOPP, and PrimeScan® film. A direct thermal paper option will be launched in the coming months. Common applications include: glass, building supplies, corrugate, and many other substrates where repositionability or reapplication is desired

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