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Zebra ZD420d Desktop Label Printer

By Lucy | May 20, 2019

The Zebra ZD420d desktop label printer is the second in the Zebra family of printers to be recommended by Barcode Southwest.  This direct thermal label printer is space-saving and efficient.  Call Barcode Southwest to see if this is the Zebra desktop printer that is right for your company.   Key Features of the Zebra ZD420d Direct Thermal Desktop Label Printer […]

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TTP 2610MT Industrial Barcode Printer

By Lucy | May 13, 2019

The TTP 2610MT industrial barcode printer has many features that make this label printer one of the staples in Barcode Southwest’s inventory of industrial printers. This rugged and reliable label barcode printer is designed for applications requiring high-quality wide format labels.  Call Barcode Southwest at 888-764-9965 to find out more about this label printer.   Features of the TTP 2610MT […]

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TTP 2410MT With Internal Rewinder

By Lucy | May 6, 2019

Barcode Southwest offers the TTP 2410MT with Internal Rewinder.  This label printer option is a user friendly convenience when you have to print runs of over 100 labels. This factory installed, gear driven option will pay for itself with longer print runs.  Since the TTP 2410MT internal rewinder is enclosed within the label printer, the maximum rewind roll outer diameter […]

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Food Product Labels | Houston Area Industries

By Lucy | April 29, 2019

Food product labels play an important role in attracting customers.  Whether you are a large or small company, it is in your best interest to have a product label. Large corporations spend thousands of dollars in marketing research to determine what size, ink colors and information should be used on their label(s).  It’s the label that sells the product!   Call […]

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Zebra ZD410 Direct Thermal Printer

By Lucy | April 22, 2019

The Zebra ZD410 direct thermal printer is the most compact in the Zebra line of desktop printers.  Zebra calls it their “Fits Anywhere 2-Inch Printer.”  When you need a compact printer for your 2″ label printing, call Barcode Southwest.  Let us help you learn how this printer can benefit your company. Features of the Zebra ZD410 Direct Thermal Printer Barcode […]

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User Friendly Label Printers |Barcode Printers

By Lucy | April 15, 2019

User Friendly Label Printers | Thermal Barcode Printers Why are thermal barcode printers so frustrating?  Why do I keep having problems with my thermal barcode printer?  Are there any user-friendly thermal label printers available? Barcode Southwest will help provide solutions to your thermal barcode printer problems.  If this article doesn’t answer your questions, please call us at (888) 764-9965. We […]

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TSC TTP 247 Desktop Thermal Label Printer

By Lucy | April 8, 2019

The TSC TTP 247 desktop thermal label printer is recommended by Barcode Southwest for your large or small business label printing needs.  The TSC desktop printer is fast, economical and has a space-saving “small footprint.”  Call Barcode Southwest 888-764-9965 and let us help with your labeling and printing needs! Key Features of the TSC TTP 247 Desktop Thermal Label Printer […]

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Poor Imaging in Thermal Printers

By Lucy | April 1, 2019

Poor imaging in thermal printers can hinder label printing production.  Companies expect their barcode thermal printer to produce the best image every day.  Barcode Southwest presents six common imaging problems and their simple solutions. Poor Imaging in Thermal Printers: Issues and Solutions There are many reasons why you are experiencing poor imaging in thermal printers.   Let’s start with the six […]

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Barcode Printer Label Problems | Houston, TX

By Lucy | March 25, 2019

Trouble-shooting barcode printer label problems for Houston, TX manufacturers may sound complicated.  However, there are easy trouble-shooting steps to follow when you have barcode printer label problems.  Call Barcode Southwest 888-764-9965 to see how we can help you: Avoid a service call. Learn to trouble-shoot current and future barcode label and ribbon printing glitches. Barcode Printer Label Problems Trouble-Shooting Tips […]

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Barcode Printer Interface Options | Houston, TX

By Lucy | March 18, 2019

Barcode printer interface options for Houston, TX companies may vary from company to company.  However, the technology continues to offer options for many Houston, TX companies and their barcode printer applications.  Call Barcode Southwest, and let us help you decide what your best barcode printer interface options are to better communicate with your barcode printer. Barcode Printer Interface Options USBs […]

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Barcode Printer Attachments | Houston, TX

By Lucy | March 11, 2019

Barcode printer attachments extend the value of your printer(s). Media handling options such as internal rewinders, external rewinders, cutters, peel and present along with the addition of a thermal transfer printer attachment will increase the flexibility and efficiency of your printing application.  These attachments will also save time which, in turn, will save money for your Houston, TX company. With […]

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Hazardous Container Labeling | Houston, TX

By Lucy | March 4, 2019

    Hazardous container labeling is critical for the Houston, TX petroleum and chemical industries.  The unique Texas work environments require labels that will adhere to the surfaces of your drum, pail and IBC containers.  Call Barcode Southwest to see how we can help your company create product and/or warning labels to meet your hazardous chemical labeling needs.     Hazardous […]

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Barcode Printer Maintenance | Houston, TX

By Lucy | February 25, 2019

Barcode printer maintenance is essential to your Houston, TX company’s label printer performance.  A few barcode printer “maintenance minutes” per month will help your company be more efficient.  Printer maintenance can prevent your label images from becoming faded, having broken text or UPC’s.  This article will provide four barcode printer maintenance tips to help your Houston, TX company have the […]

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Datamax M4206 Barcode Printer | Houston, TX

By Lucy | February 18, 2019

Barcode Southwest offers the Datamax M4206 barcode printer.  This printer provides many benefits for Houston, TX companies. Datamax M4206 barcode printers consist of successful design principles with a smaller footprint for a variety of market applications. Let Barcode Southwest help you learn the many great features and benefits, as well as popular applications of these barcode printers. Datamax M4206 Barcode […]

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IBC (Tote) Labels | Houston, TX

By Lucy | February 11, 2019

Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC or Tote) labels are a must for Houston, TX chemical companies.  These containers are an excellent way for your Houston, TX chemical company to store and ship large quantities of liquid, semi-solid, paste or solid materials.  Each IBC (Tote) container requires specific product labeling. These labels must be tailored for your product and your company.   Additionally, […]

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Barcode Printer Installation | Houston, TX

By Lucy | February 4, 2019

  Having trouble with your barcode printer installation?  Let Barcode Southwest, help solve your problem!        Barcode printer installation is as easy as 1…2…3.  Follow these three easy steps and checks to install and set up your new Houston, TX barcode printer. Three Easy Steps for A Successful Houston, TX Barcode Printer Installation  Inventory Check and Initial Setup As simple […]

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Zebra ZT610 Barcode Printer | Houston, TX

By Lucy | January 28, 2019

Barcode Southwest would like to recommend the Zebra ZT610 Industrial Barcode Printer for your Houston, TX company.  We offer this as a replacement for the 110Xi4 and the R110Xi4 industrial printers.  The Zebra ZT610 barcode printer has more “brains and brawn” than previous Zebra printers.  Additionally, this printer delivers a consistent performance in any Houston, TX printing environment. Call Barcode […]

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TSC Thermal Label Printers | Houston TX

By Lucy | January 21, 2019

Barcode Southwest offers the TSC family of thermal label printers for many applications.  This family consists of three types of printers: Industrial, Desktop and Portable. The TSC thermal label printers are the result of more than 20 years of printer design and manufacturing experience.  Click here to shop now!    While Houston, TX companies rely on TSC thermal label printers, […]

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Barcode Printer Problems | Houston, TX

By Lucy | January 14, 2019

Many companies experience the same barcode printer problems on a daily basis. However, most of these problems are easy to diagnose and easy to fix. All you need is a little time and an understanding that barcode printers are not perfect. Every Houston, TX barcode printer and label application is slightly different. To this end, we will discuss how to diagnose […]

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TSC MH240 Barcode Printer | Houston, TX

By Lucy | January 7, 2019

The TSC MH240 thermal barcode printer is the newest mainstream industrial barcode label printer.  Call Barcode Southwest at 888-764-9965!  Let us show you how this fast, high-volume printer can benefit your Houston, TX company. TSC MH240 Barcode Printer Smart Features for Houston, TX Increased Productivity Increased productivity is the first of the TSC MH240 Barcode Printer Smart Features.   This barcode […]

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