Ice Zodiac Compatible Ribbons


Sample ribbons

Near Edge, Wax-Resin ribbon suitable for printing barcodes on flexible packing using Ice Zodiac coding printers.

Solid State Coders, Zodiac HS, Pegasus HS and Hawk

Near Edge – Outside – Wax-Resin

The RPS Near Edge wax-resin flexible packaging (FP) ribbon is designed to print dense barcodes on flexible packaging.

Designed specifically to work with near edge printers in high volume labelling situations, such as print and applications. Using a low print energy to provide consistent print quality and clean dot edges for dense barcodes. Ensure your labels are read on a wide range of media at high speeds.


  • Healthcare
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Retail
  • Horticulture
  • Transportation
  • Fresh Fruit/Produce
  • Metals
  • Lumber
  • Industrial
  • Flex Packaging
  • Warehouse


  • Low printhead energy
  • Abrasion resistance
  • Print flexibility
  • High-density print
  • Anti-static PrintheadSaver®
  • Coating for printhead protection


  • Papers Uncoated, Coated, Card
  • Synthetics Polyester, Polyethylene, Polypropylene, PVC


  • Carrier 4.5µm Polyester μm
  • Thickness < 8.0 µm
  • Color Black
  • Ink melting point 70O C
  • Optical density (transmission) > 0.80
  • Optical density (reflective) > 1.60

100% Guarantee

Readability has a 100% guarantee on all our ribbons, if they are found at fault we will replace or refund no quibble. If you can’t find a suitable size please contact us 01440 712 273

Additional information

Ribbon Grade



30mm, 40mm, 55mm, 110mm, 56mm, 68mm, 76mm, 84mm, 89mm, 102mm, 114mm, 134mm


600m, 1000m