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6 Facts About Fruit Stickers You Did Not Know

Everyone has been to the grocery store and seen the various fruits with fruit stickers on them. You might have seen the labels so often, that your eye skims right over them and don’t even bother to look at them anymore.
Here are 10 facts about fruit stickers that you might not have known.
#1 – Fruit stickers are edible and safe to consume. Not that you would want too on purpose, but i... Read more

Published: 01/24/20

1/ 4 of Products Sold In America Are Private Label Products

According to Private Label Manufacturers, 1 in 4 products sold in the United States are private custom label or store brands. The Private label manufacturers organization say that the custom label market grew by 4.4% in 2018, adding $5.5 billion in sales to make a total of $129 billion.
The group’s survey also showed that the common response from consumers was: “in general, store brand... Read more

Published: 01/23/20

Motorworks Brewing Supports Adoptable Dogs On Beer Labels

Bradenton, FL – Bradenton brewery Motoroworks Brewing has printed adoptable dogs on their custom beer labels to support more adoptions for dogs. The beer labels act as a flier, and advertisement for the dogs who need adoption, A flier that people will take note of and read.
Why? The reason is to raise awareness, and it is also getting more people walking through the dog shelter’s doo... Read more

Published: 01/22/20

Manufacturers Will Spend $26.2 Billion in 2020 To Train Employees & Keep Skilled Workers

The amount of workers with very little skills, or no skills in America is only getting worse, according to a new report by CNBC.
Companies are spending more to train their employees and current workforce to secure a future of skilled employees. Manufacturers are expected to spend $26.2 billion on internal and external training initiatives for existing employees, and new employees. This training wi... Read more

Published: 01/21/20

What Changes Were Made To The New 2020 Nutritional Labels?

Are you trying to eat healthier? Or maybe you just want to better understand the ingredients in the foods you are buying?
The new 2020 Nutrition labels on food can help, if you know the correct way to read them.
If you have not seen the updated label in stores yet, just open your pantry and take a look.  The labels are different. Or click here to see some examples of the different labels. ... Read more

Published: 01/15/20

North Carolina Seafood Company Fined $500,000 for Falsely Labeled Crab Meat

Carawan, NC - A North Carolina man will go to prison for one year after selling crabmeat from South America and Asia, that was labeled “Product of USA”, according to ABC 11 News.
Claiming that the crabmeat came from local waters, Philip R. Carawan pleaded guilty for falsely labeling $4 million worth of foreign seafood.
But how often does Seafood label fraud happen? Keep reading below,... Read more

Published: 01/14/20

What Are Private Labels?

What Are Private Labels?

 Private labels are “white label” or “private brand” consumer products that are uniquely manufactured by one company and sold under a different company’s own brand name. These private labels have custom artwork, logos and marketing.
 
What is Private Labeling?
Private labeling allows retailers and stores to sell a product that t... Read more

Published: 01/09/20

5 Ways to Reduce Your Stress For the 2020 Presidential Election

I Voted Today Stickers
It’s 2020, a Presidential Election Year & I Voted Stickers Are Trending
All over America different states have been redesigning their I voted stickers.
Ohio, Missouri and Louisiana are the most recent states to look for new I voted sticker designs. The most recent, is the government of Philadelphia. Take a look a some of the possible designs below.

Making a ne... Read more

Published: 01/06/20

The Advantages and Challenges of Private Labels In Convenience Stores

Convenience stores nationwide around America have been seeing huge success with private label products. Private label brands made $4.2 billion in convenience store sales in 2019, according to IRI data.
While the nation’s name brand products grew at $153.7 billion for the year, the gap for private label is beginning to close. Custom product labels are becoming more popular every day, as sitgm... Read more

Published: 12/23/19

Blockchain on Custom Product Labels Could Be The Future For Foods and Drinks

Product labels and private labels have many functions today.
To catch your eye, and tell you information about the food or drink product you are buying.
But according to a recent study from Label Insight says that Almost half (48%) of consumers feel they they do not know enough about a product, despite reading the label.  
So how can labeling consumer products and private labels be done bet... Read more

Published: 12/21/19