Importance Of Candy And Labeling

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Industrial Ink: Candy & Confections Coding and Labeling
Candies and confections are packaged in a variety of container types. The latest trend is moving towards reclosable bags, like most other food products today. Candies and confections are also packaged in plastic wrappers inside a box or bag to further protect these delicious treats and preserve the flavors.
Coding and labeling play a major role in the packaging of candy and confections. That makes it of utmost importance that the industrial ink technologies used for labeling and coding confections and candies are easy to use, versatile enough to adapt to evolving product lines, and reliable. Code requirements such as batch codes, dates, and other identifying codes must also be clear,
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The latest trend is moving towards reclosable bags, like most other food products today. Candies and confections are also packaged in plastic wrappers inside a box or bag to further protect these delicious treats and preserve the flavors.
Coding and labeling play a major role in the packaging of candy and confections. That makes it of utmost importance that the industrial ink technologies used for labeling and coding confections and candies are easy to use, versatile enough to adapt to evolving product lines, and reliable. Code requirements such as batch codes, dates, and other identifying codes must also be clear, easy to read, accurate, and meet food regulation standards.
Labeling
The labels used on these sweet treats have a major impact on how consumers view the product. The goal of the labeling and coding company is to provide cost-effective labels that stand out aesthetically, so they are appealing to today’s consumer, while meeting labeling requirements. This should include the following considerations.
• Quality labels in any size and shape for all types of surfaces
• Blank thermal labels used to imprint FDA-required information and nutrition labels so that candy and confectionary products conform to industry and food safety
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Continuous industrial inkjet printing is the fastest, cost-effective, and efficient way to imprint real-time coding in high-speed production lines.
Thermal Transfer Overprint
TTO is a versatile and flexible way to imprint lot numbers, price, and date codes on outer candy packaging. It’s easy to read, high-quality imagery, and can be done via continuous or intermittent industrial ink printing.
Secondary Packaging
The secondary packaging is what helps maintain the safety and protection of the product. The goal is to retain the shape of said packaging from the manufacturer to the retail store and then the customer. Plastic crates, cardboard cartons, and cardboard boxes are some of the most used secondary packaging solutions.
Label printers must also rise to the task of printing on shipping cases, cartons, and containers with appropriate, easy to read, and clear labels to ensure the product gets to its destination and can easily be traced, tracked, and monitored throughout the supply

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