A shipping label actually is a basic parcel label that is typically pasted on a shipping package. The label general carries information, for example, the recipient’s name, address, contact information, and essential information about the products shipping inside the package. All of this information is provided to help the shipment handler and delivery people.
Shipping labels are usually used by manufacturers & suppliers, shipping and logistics companies that are required to transfer the consignments of goods/products on a regular basis. These labels also include other important information too, such as, name of the sender; his/her address and contact information. Actually, many companies have their pre-specified guidelines about the size and contents of these shipping labels as well as the placement of the content.
The Dymo compatible labels are highly beneficial when you have to print hundreds of labels. Usually, in shipping companies they get several packages to deliver to different places, printing labels one by one is a heavy task and this way it is next to impossible to complete the shipment on time. Hence, using a roll of compatible labels would save a plenty of time as they can be printed automatically, once the labels set in queue to print.
Buying separate labels can cost you way higher than buying continuous labels. Separate labels’ cost is counted per label as one piece of paper is used to print and paste only one label per package, whereas continuous labels can print several labels in one roll. Moreover, they are inexpensive in the market.
The best thing about these labels is that they can contain the information which is most important, for example sender’s and receiver’s names, addresses, contact information, product details, directions to carry the shipment, barcode, date of dispatching, shipping company’s logo, name and contact information, and sometimes price is also printed on the label.
Traditionally used shipping labels are big and thicker in size and made of proper paper which can be ruined due to exposure to water. Also, the information that is required to print is not that much that it covers the whole sheet of the label, this way, Dymo compatible labels save a whole lot of paper as the size is precise according to the space that is required to print the information.
These shipping labels are first prepared on a computer, using software in which the size of the print is determined according to the size of the continuous labels, and then the entire and essential information is loaded on the software which makes it in a – rows & columns – printing manner that makes it very easy to print. Finally, by giving the print command, the printer starts the printing process.
The suppliers of these labels are widely available online as most of the reliable manufacturers and suppliers of shipping labels generally provide major information on their websites through which one can easily place an order too and that is why they are easily available. Any shipping company can utilize these labels to minimize the cost on labels and to save the environment by saving the paper.