Who would have thought chubby gorilla bottles would be a thing?

And it would cause such a stir amongst e-liquid suppliers. Has it caused the 10ml e-liquid bottle to plunge into terminal decline? Here at Readability, we thought we had developed a perfectly workable solution to the TPD compliant e-liquid bottle labelling problem. Simples! a 10ml size peel and reseal label on a synthetic material, with a variety of finishes from brushed … Read More

Polypropylene or Polyethylene Labels?

When should you use PP labels? Which synthetic material should you choose for warning and product labels? This guide will help you make an informed choice as to whether you should use Polypropylene or Polyethylene substrates. We are often asked the PP or PE question and whilst all synthetic label materials might be described as being closely related they have quite different … Read More

Six Tips To Protect Your Print Head

Your thermal transfer printers print head is usually the most expensive consumable part so looking after the print head can save you hundreds of pounds, clean your print head regularly and extend the life of the head, often by more than 50%. Printer manufacturers will provide information about cleaning cycles and most will recommend supplies and tell you that you must use … Read More

Get a free Vapouround Advert

First, to be in with a chance to win a full page of advertising in Vapouround, all you need to do is get a label quote for your e-liquid company and include the phrase “Vapouround competition” in the initial contact by the 31st January 2018. You can then be entered into a prize draw (1st February) to win a full page advert in … Read More

Readability relocates to Royston

Readability relocates to Royston

Label and printing experts, Readability has relocated its offices to Royston on Monday 25 September. The company team, who have extensive experience in label printing, are highly skilled at delivering beautifully printed labels and solutions to ensure compliance with relevant packaging regulations. Readability is a key supplier to diverse industries, including food, chemical, pharmaceuticals, beauty and more. Readability’s current long … Read More

Peel And Reseal Labels: The Top 5 Benefits

Also known as multi-layer or piggyback labels, peel and reveal labels offer a range of benefits. Before we look at the benefits though, it’s important to understand what peel and reseal labels are. Simply put, they are product information labels which can be opened and shut while retaining their quality. Peel and reseal labels are not to be confused with … Read More

TPD E-Liquid Labelling Guidelines: Are You Compliant?

New regulations for all retailers and manufacturers of e-liquids came into being on 20th May 2017 following the enactment of the new Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) 2016.  By now it’s expected that most manufacturers of e-liquid will have complied with the new regulations, but as The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency has provided some clarification and interpretation of the … Read More

Making E-liquid Packaging TPD Compliant – Call Philippa

Need e-liquid packaging that is TPD compliant? Who you gonna call? Ghostbusters……. Sorry showing my age there… But seriously who are you going to call, your mate at another e-liquid company, search the internet for hours and end up more confused. Well look no further than Readability. We having been supplying e-liquid packaging for over 3 years, in 2016 we … Read More

Cleaning A Thermal Transfer Printer

Cleaning a thermal transfer printer may be a mundane activity but it will save you money and downtime. We recommend that the print head is cleaned every time the thermal transfer ribbon or label roll is changed. The print head is the most expensive consumable on a printer and regular cleaning helps extend the operational life. How To Clean A … Read More

TPD Ready 10ml Bottle Labeling Options Explained

Please talk to us about your particular need and we will endeavour to explain the options as we understand them. We have supplied millions of e liquid labels, cartons and leaflets to help our customers become confidently TPD compliant. How can we help you? Please call 01440 712 273 and ask for Philippa or Chris, or email sales@readability.co.uk Readability has been involved … Read More