Technical

Is Pad Printing different to Screen Printing?

Pad Printing Pads

What is Tampo Printing? Tampo Printing, also known as Pad Printing, is a process that transfers a 2D image onto a 3D object. It is mostly used to print on to more difficult products in an array of different industries which include but aren’t limited to medical, automotive, electronic and promotional. It can also be…

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Printed Electronics: how they help your business?

Printed Electronics

Reputed to be worth $73 Billion USD by 2025, the printed electronics market is growing exponentially. Printed electronics have been used in product design for decades and the impact of PE on everyday products design has been enormous. As an example, every Smartphone uses this technology as it is instrumental in the smart compact designs…

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All you need to know about Domed Labels!

Resin Domed Label Information

We have found that Domed Labelling has become a popular brand/product labelling technique across a vast range of industries; this is because of the plenitude of benefits these labels have for all kind of environments. If you are on the fence regarding using Domed Labels, also known as Gel Badges, this blog post that we…

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What is the Difference Between Graphic Overlays & Membrane Keypads?

Graphic Overlays

Being in the printing business for many years we know how confusing some of the technical ‘babble’ can be. Here’s a blog about Graphic Overlays and Membrane Keypads where we’ve cut out the unnecessary technical jargon and condensed it down to a user-friendly explanation. What is a Graphic Overlay? Also known as ‘Operator Interface Panels’,…

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TRADITIONAL PRINT VS DIGITAL

Roll Labels

Is there a place for traditional print now? There is no denying that we now live in a digital orientated world; from the latest smart phone to industrial robots in the automotive sector, it has managed to appear throughout our day to day lives. Digital print has become a gigantic sector of the print industry…

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Domed Labels – All you need to know

domed warning labels

A popular brand or product labeling tool across many different industries; with a multitude of benefits these labels are ideal for all sorts of  environments. If you’re considering domed labels (Gel Badges) then we have put together a helpful list explaining all you need to know: Domed Stickers vs Vinyl Stickers Visually there is a…

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Which barcode asset labels are right for your business?

barcode

Using asset labels is a perfect way of tracking varying assets within your company. From recognising the assets that require frequent repairs, to giving you peace of mind that your property is secure, asset labels provide low cost technology for data collection. Customark offer a catalogue of standard asset label designs Which can be supplied on…

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Where did Screen Printing stem from?

screen printing the progress

Screen Printing: a History It has been found that screen printing techniques have been around since the start. During the Song Dynasty era in 960 AD, early artists have been using the screen printing methods; however, stencilling in its earliest form has been found in caves that date back to the prehistoric period. Several tools,…

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Font

Typography - the word create

When it comes to your labels, window stickers or your floor stickers you want to make sure that they get your specific message across. When choosing typography you want to make sure that they are legible, noticeable and complement the design perfectly; here are a few handy tips from us at Customark: Fewer fonts make…

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Do you really understand PAT testing?

PAT test on plug

What does PAT mean? Is it important? Portable appliance testing, also known as PAT, is the examination of electrical equipment and appliances to guarantee that they are safe for use. Visual inspections will find most faults but a few types of defects can only be found by testing. As important as actual testing is, it…

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