FutureMark Paper Group has announced a number of enhancements to Future Label, the industry’s only coated one sided (C1S) label product with high-recycled content (>85 percent). This provides an environmentally-friendly C1S label product for consumer packaged goods. Fueled by innovations in FutureMark’s deinking process, Future Label now features a paper brightness rating of 88 and a blue-white shade. In addition, the recycled content in Future Label has been increased from 80 percent to 85 percent, and a modified coating recipe has greatly enhanced the C1S paper’s overall print performance.
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/…