Case Coding


Inline Digital Printing of corrugated cases utilising DataLase technology has a number of advantages for both the packer and brand owner.


What can be printed?

  • Advertising, promotions, graphics and logos
  • Date and lot codes
  • Sequential batch numbering
  • OCR & QR Codes
  • 2D Matrix Codes
  • Barcodes
  • Best Before Dates
  • Automatic date, time, shift coding and real-time clock
  • Variable product information
  • Addresses
  • Multiple languages



The DataLase Advantage

  • Direct inline digital printing onto cases avoiding cost of labelling process
  • Lasers require less preventative maintenance and have lower servicing costs than traditional inkjet techniques
  • No consumables in the packing hall reducing downtime
  • GS1 compliant barcodes and high contrast print, regardless of corrugate colour, minimising errors and returns
  • Permanent high quality finish suitable for anti-counterfeit requirements
  • Streamlined supply chain and reduced inventory reducing costs
  • Ability to digitally print variable data inline increases volume forecast accuracy and minimises waste
  • Ability to incorporate promotional messages and advertising on case for real time target marketing


Success at United Biscuits – A Case Study


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To find out more about how DataLase could work for you, contact the DataLase team

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