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Warning labels by Marking Systems, Garland Tx

Simple But Practical Label Ideas

By Admin User / November 30, 2020

The Best Product Label Ideas are the Simplest Product Label ideas! Check it Out! Use part number tabs… Reduce mistakes and improve efficiency and traceability by adding a part number tab on all your product labels, overlays, and nameplates (when possible). This simple idea can save you time, money, and headaches! Bar code your labels…

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The polycarbonate product label overlays by Marking Systems

Rapid Prototyping

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

Is your industry moving faster and faster every day? New product roll-outs, product updates, and competition make rapid product label prototyping critical these days. Let Marking Systems help you quickly turn complex label designs into high-quality polycarbonate product label overlays and nameplates. We build the prototypes fast and exact! We will use the correct material,…

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The stunning digital polycarbonate by coherent solution

Stunning Digital Polycarbonate Overlays

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

Want help upgrading the look of your product label overlays or nameplates? Check out this digitally printed overlay. You are no longer stuck always using solid colors. Expand your horizons using MSI’s digital label printing services. On this overlay, the customer used a very light gradient to take the background color from a light blue/lavender…

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The metal name plate with globe logo

Updating or Replacing an Old Metal Nameplate

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

This month’s featured rapid prototype is a .25″ thick acrylic nameplate. Our customer was in a major bind. They had been using a .144″ thick etched and filled metal nameplates that are no longer available from the manufacturer. Marking Systems was able to come up with four cost-effective alternatives and deliver the nameplates in under…

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The backlit nameplate named Micro DAWN by Marketing system Inc at Garland, TX

Preventing Light Leaks on Backlit Overlay

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

Scope of the project: Our customer was looking for a backlit nameplate with a brushed metallic look and finish. As we worked on the project, light leakage became an issue that needed to be overcome. This month’s rapid prototype solves a light leakage problem for backlit nameplates and overlays. The nameplate is backlit and, as…

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Ice-O-Matic nameplate

Badge/Nameplate Designed for New Product Roll Out

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

Scope of the Project: Design and update a nameplate that can be applied straight every time. Step 1: Find the “new look” for the Ice-O-Matic nameplate. Marking Systems provides you with multiple versions (no extra cost) and production-quality prototypes to save you time and money. Our R&D experts can produce innovative concepts you may not…

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Polyurethane dome labels with blue rubber grips

An Interesting Way to Use Polydome Labels

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

Scope of the Project: Our customer had 10,000 EPIRB (Electronic Position Indicating Radio Beacon) units that were made without blue rubber grips…

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The many people in company meeting

On a Bright, Sunny Day in the Alamo City

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

Marking Systems and Marking Systems Die Cut teamed up with Frozen Beverage Dispensers (FBD) for an afternoon Lunch & Learn at their beautiful facility in San Antonio. They ate. We talked…

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the Stairway to Marking Systems art

MSI Welcomes You to Our Home

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

Marking Systems invites you on a tour as we guide you through Episode 1 of our 6 part tour series, “Welcome to Our Home”. In this episode, our owner, Greg Van Beber, gives you an exclusive look at the foundation of our home, our Art and Screen Making Departments!

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Customer Testimonial- Bacharach

By Admin User / November 18, 2020

Marking Systems flew out to Pittsburgh, PA to visit our friends at Bacharach to see why they love working with MSI so much. It’s one thing for us to explain what makes MSI stand out from the rest, but listen to what one of our most loyal clients has to say about THE MSI DIFFERENCE.…

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