Labels and Tags 101

IntelliTech International offers a broad variety of direct thermal and thermal transfer labels to solve any labeling requirement. We offer two label supply programs:

Ready Label Program

Choose from in-stock Thermal Transfer and Direct Thermal standard label sizes that ship within 24 hours.

Read the difference between Thermal Transfer and Direct Thermal label printing?

Custom Label Program

Our broad line of media face stocks and adhesives can solve any labeling problem. Need preprinted labels? Not a problem with our eight color printing presses. Almost any shape, color and custom compound label configuration is possible. Tell us about your unique labeling requirements. We will produce and ship your Custom Labels Update:

Due to Covid Pandemic, our current leads times for customer labels/tags are being quoted 8 weeks from receipt of customer purchase order due to delays of material manufacturer shipments, etc. Therefore, we suggest you plan ahead and enough labels/tags for your operation to as not to run short.


Thermal transfer labels in combination with thermal transfer ribbons offer a variety of label budget and performance options.

Direct thermal labels are a good choice for temporary use, such as shipping applications. Direct thermal labels offer value, but with limited performance considerations

We offer custom tags such as a lumber tag that withstands 250° in the kilns to preprinted food labels for to-go containers to piggyback labels for wire spools and labels for casino gift products, branded colored paint cans, to name a few.


For assistance with your label printing solution and available stock sizes or custom labels/tags, either call or email us a description of your label requirements.