Mercian Labels win AA BRC rating

Following an extensive audit last week, Mercian Labels is pleased to announce it has been awarded the top ‘Double A’ rating for their BRC (British Retail Consortium) packaging accreditation. This accolade further strengthens Mercian’s ability to attract businesses who need labels for retail (and especially food and beverage retail) self […]

Could election picture lead to accusations of electoral fraud?

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If you’ve seen an online news website this week, the chances are that you might have seen this picture. Unfortunately, it shows a sorry sight, and a shocking lack of knowlege in ballot security. Ballot boxes must be securely sealed with a tamper evident seal, so that it is evident if […]

PRESS RELEASE – Mercian Labels installs world’s first Xeikon Cheetah

Xeikon Cheetah

PRESS RELEASE 22 January 2015 Burntwood, UK & Eede, The Netherlands,   Mercian Labels installs world’s first Xeikon Cheetah   Xeikon, an innovator in digital color printing technology, is pleased to announce the first installation of its breakthrough Xeikon Cheetah digital label press, just months after the dedicated label printing solution was […]

Mercian Labels are hiring a flexo label printer in Derby

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Flexo Printer (Derby) Full time, permanent post Salary £20-26k (depending on experience) + profit share After 7 consecutive record years of growth Mercian Labels  wishes to appoint an experienced UV flexo label printer at our Derby factory.  This site is the market leader in high volume variable data barcode labels with an enviable […]

Is @Labelexpo 2017 moving to Barcelona?

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Along with many other label industry professionals we received a survey invitation yesterday concerning the possible move of the world’s biggest label industry show from its regular home for some decades in Brussells to a new location in Barcelona, Spain. There is no explanation in the survey as to why the […]

Christmas Shutdown 2014

Happy Christmas from Mercian Labels

We will be closing for Christmas from 2.00 p.m. Wednesday 24th  December 2014, and will return at 9am Monday 5th January 2015. May we take this opportunity to thank all our staff, customers and suppliers for their support in 2014 which has been a fantastic year of award nominations,  a new factory […]

Printweek awards night 2014

Printweek Awards 2014 - Mercian Labels were Finalists for Label Printer of the Year

We had another fantastic evening at the 2014 Printweek Awards night yesterday, celebrating the very best of the British print industry. For the second year in a row we were Finalists in the “Label Printer of the Year” category but lost out on the big prize again…  we’ll be back next […]