Hub Labels is pleased to offer Ravenwood Linerless Labels, a labeling approach that eliminates the separate silicone release liner found on pressure sensitive labels. Linerless Labels eliminate waste while delivering consistency on-shelf. Primary Linerless markets include meat, fish and poultry categories. Secondary markets include fresh produce, convenience and desserts.
Sleeving or full-wrap applications are effective at reducing the typical material weight of traditional sleeves while speeding up efficiencies. Popular for many years in the UK and Europe with over 12 billion+ applied annually, Ravenwood Linerless Labels and Sleeves bring high-end packaging solutions to the table with a variety of application styles, including:
Linerless labels provide all the benefits of self-adhesive labeling with improved efficiencies, volume applications and environmental advantages through their non-utilization of carrier backing paper.
Available in silicone coated paper, board or synthetic materials, standard Linerless labels deliver a semi-adhesive label format which partially adheres to pack through a series of technically placed glue strips. Labels faces are then supplied without carrier backing paper. Reel weight is therefore significantly reduced by up to 40%, meaning less weight waste, storage and reel changeovers.
As an extended pack format, Linerless also serves to deliver consistency on-shelf as well as increased surface area print to better service information and legislative requirements.
- Zero backing paper waste
- 40% less reel weight compared to self-adhesive labels
- More labels on a reel
- Fully automated application speeds of up to 180 packs per minute
- Fewer reel changes, less downtime
- Consistency of format on-shelf
- Increased surface print area
- Tamper evident
For more information, contact John Doyle, Linerless Market Segment Manager at 301-671-2262.