Mercian Labels celebrates 45th Anniversary


PRESS RELEASE 14 April 2014 Cannock, UK   Mercian Labels celebrates 45th Anniversary Award winning label printer Mercian Labels has marked its 45th anniversary with a celebration including all its staff. The Staffordshire based printer was incorporated on 11 April 1969 and originally traded from a town-house in the picturesque village of Penkridge.  Now based […]

Mercian Labels has the magic touch in the first day of the 2014 Packaging Innovations Show #pack2014

customers on the Mercian Labels' stand

Mercian Labels, winner at the Digital Printer Awards 2013, has enjoyed a successful first day at the 2014 Packaging Innovations show held annually at the NEC, Birmingham. The internationally recognised show prides itself on offering the latest developments in packaging solutions and in this environment Mercian Labels excelled, standing head and shoulders above its competition. […]

Exciting launch coming up at the Packaging Innovations Show 2014 at the NEC 26-27 February

packaging innovations 2014

If its not already in your diary then the Packaging Innovations Show at the NEC is the year’s ‘must visit’ show for UK packaging and design professionals. With 7 co-located shows (Packaging Innovations, Contract Pack, Ecopack, Packtech, Print Innovations, Labelling Innovations, and Converting Innovations), over 350 leading suppliers specialising in all aspects of packaging from […]

Digital versioning is the new growth area for brand marketeers

Versioning diagram showing how digital print has moved from being a short run production method to a long run mass-market marketing tool

Versioning has been the ‘talk of the town’ in 2013 in the professional packaging & branding community since the blockbuster success of the Coca Cola “Share a Coke” campaign earlier this summer.  At recent industry events we have attended it has been the main topic of conversation, the case study to cite, the envy of […]

Christmas Shutdown


We will be closing for Christmas from mid-day. Monday, 23rd December 2013, and will return on Thursday, 2nd January 2014. May we take this opportunity to thank all our staff, customers and suppliers  for their support from each of our businesses (Mercian Labels, Security Labels International,  Label Lock and AC Labels ).

We are hiring – Security Labels International BDM (Export)

  BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER – EXPORT Full time permanent post in Cannock (Staffordshire, UK) Salary £23 – 29K + profit share + commission After 7 consecutive record years of growth The Mercian Labels Group wishes to appoint an accomplished Business Development Manager for its Security Labels International division, at its HQ in Cannock, Staffordshire. We […]

PRESS RELEASE – Mercian Labels wins major industry award

The Digital Label Printer of the Year award 2013

PRESS RELEASE 13 November 2013 Cannock, UK   Mercian Labels wins major industry award Cannock based Mercian Labels has won the ‘Digital Label Printer of the Year 2013′ award in recognition of its achievements in the growing digital packaging marketplace. The highly sought after Digital Printer Awards were presented by John Parrot MBE at a packed celebration ceremony […]