Mercian Labels Celebrates Xeikon with Morris Dancing

PRESS RELEASE 5 December 2011 Cannock, UK and Lier, Belgium Mercian Labels Celebrates Xeikon with Morris Dancing   The Mercian Labels Group, Cannock, UK, has completed final installation of its new Xeikon 3300 digital label press. The company’s original investment in Xeikon digital printing equipment, a Xeikon 330, was decommisioned […]

AC Labels break 200 million variable barcode label barrier

100% of barcodes are verified to ANSI grade on the press immediately after printed, as well as additional manual quality checks

PRESS RELEASE 7 November 2011 Derby, UK AC Labels break 200 million variable barcode label barrier Variable barcode label specialist AC Labels has manufactured its 200 millionth unique barcode label since reforming in April 2010 as part of the Mercian Labels Group. Peter Hartshorn, General Manager, said “Producing so many […]

We have upgraded our Xeikon Digital Label Printing press to the newest and fastest 3300 version!

Celebrating the deal at LabelExpo --- Paul Briggs - Industrial Sales Manager Xeikon UK, Adrian Steele - MD The Mercian Labels Group, and Wim Maes - CEO Xeikon

We were delighted to announce at last week that we have invested in the latest and fastest Xeikon 3300 digital labelling press to further bolster our digital labelling capabilities for our 9000 UK business customers. This new press is fast, productive, fantastic 1200dpi quality, has excellent colour matching, it is […]

Cargo terror bomb spurs new Label Lock launch: tamper evident tape to assist shippers and screeners

Label Lock Tape used to secure a clingfilm wrapped box in transit, showing a clear OPENED message on removal

PRESS RELEASE 26 July 2011 Cannock, UK Cargo terror bomb spurs new Label Lock™ launch: tamper evident tape to assist shippers and screeners The by now infamous plot to detonate an ink cartridge bomb over the eastern seaboard of the USA has prompted a thorough review of aviation security, and […]

Mercian Labels reaches 9,000 business customer milestone in its short run labelling division

PRESS RELEASE 11 July 2011 Cannock, UK Mercian Labels reaches 9,000 business customer milestone in its short run labelling division The short run labelling division of the Mercian Labels Group has welcomed its 9,000th customer to the business and reaffirmed its commitment to sustain its position as the UK market […]

Press Release – Mercian Labels Group MD named as a leading entrepreneur

PRESS RELEASE 7 June 2011 Cannock, UK Mercian Labels Group MD named as a leading entrepreneur Dr Adrian Steele, MD of the Mercian Labels Group has been awarded a coverted place as one of the ’42 under 42′ most promising Midlands entrepreneurs of 2011 by the prestigious Midlands Insider business […]