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Our superior line of quality thermal transfer ribbons is ideal for all bar code label printing applications.

Ribbons are available in wax, wax/resin, resin and harsh environment formulations that produce clean, crisp printed bar codes and text. They are compatible with a host of thermal printers and label stocks to provide a variety of options to meet any application and printing needs.

Our thermal transfer ribbons are stocked for a large selection of sizes, formulations and printers. This means you will most likely find the right ribbon in stock, ready to ship.

Place your order by 2PM PST and receive same day shipping on all stock items.

Wax Ribbons

General Purpose Wax Ribbons
  • Short Life
  • Light Contact during handling
  • Economical
Easy to use, no printer adjustment needed.

Wax/Resin Ribbons

Premium Wax/Resin Ribbons
  • Wide stock latitude
  • Improved image durability
  • Withstands multibple scans, rough handling, outdoor elements
Sharper, blacker barcodes and text.


Super Premium Resin Ribbons
  • Maximum durability for harsh environment labeling
  • Extreme environments
  • Chemical exposure
Performs best on polyester.

Clean Start

Now there's an easy, convenient way to maintain your printhead and print quality. It's called Clean Start and it's built-in at the beginning of our wax and wax/resin thermal transfer ribbons. Patent pending Clean Start printhead cleaner removes debris before it builds up on the printhead so variable images are always clear, consistent and highly readable.

Built-In Printhead Cleaner
  • Fast and easy
  • Extends printhead life
  • Improves print quality
  • Maximizes productivity
Read the Clean Start Performance Report.

See how Clean Start Works.