Hanita Coatings has recently added a dozen new flame retardant films to its portfolio of specialty labelface products. These black, white and translucent 1 and 1.5 mil (25 and 36 micron) printable facefilms meet the demanding UL 94 VTM-0 flame retardancy rating, helping prevent the propagation of fire. Hanita’s Halogen-free FR films deliver full printability by conventional print processes and thermal transfer, or may be used as flame retardant base media for non-printable applications. Hanita’s ecologically sound, REACH and RoHS compliant flame retardant label films are particularly suitable for the highly competitive appliance battery market.
A relative newcomer to the “online” segment of the labels market is Wizard Labels. Formed in early 2013 by Steve Smith (former president and co-owner of Lightning Labels) and Jay Dollries (president/…