AstroNova’s QuickLabel® Business Unveils New QL-240 Tabletop Printer

Company Showcases Newest Printer at interpack 2017

Featuring resolution up to 1600 dpi and print speeds up to 12”/second, AstroNova’s QL-240 color label printer is ideal for brand owners, print shops or manufacturers. The printer allows users to reduce inventory and quickly produce vibrant high-resolution labels on a just-in-time basis. (Photo: Business Wire)

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WEST WARWICK, R.I.--()--AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a global leader in data visualization technologies, today unveiled the QL-240, the newest entry in the QuickLabel® family of digital, high-resolution, tabletop color label printers.

Starting at $4,995, the QL-240 is a cost-effective, wide-format label production system that is ideally suited for label printing within the facilities of brand owners, print shops or manufacturers. The printer’s fast speed allows users to reduce inventory and quickly produce vibrant high-resolution labels on a just-in-time basis. The new printer was introduced in Dusseldorf, Germany at interpack 2017, a leading international packaging trade fair for the food & beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetics and industrial goods sectors.

“The QL-240 is a great solution for companies needing an agile, entry-level inkjet label printer. It’s a smart, cost-effective alternative to expensive, pre-printed thermal transfer labels,” said AstroNova President and CEO Greg Woods. “Excess label inventory can quickly become waste when customers update packaging and products to comply with new regulatory requirements or meet ever-changing market needs. The QL-240 solves that problem, efficiently printing on-demand color labels at a very attractive price point. We invite interpack attendees to visit us in Hall 11, Booth A04, to see our full line of QuickLabel and TrojanLabel™ products.”

Key features of the QL-240 include:

  • Easy to use design: Minimal training and set-up time. No tools needed for service. Unique airflow ventilation system prevents ink build up.
  • Networking capability: Software enables users to manage up to five printers simultaneously.
  • Durable: Stainless steel and aluminum with industrial-grade ruggedness.
  • Specifications: Features include print widths from 2” to 8.77”, resolution up to 1600 dpi and print speeds up to 12”/second.

About QuickLabel
QuickLabel, a business unit within AstroNova’s Product Identification segment, provides tabletop label printing systems that enable customers to save time, gain flexibility and increase sales. Whether you need vibrant product labels or labels that are GHS certified, QuickLabel color label printers, software, media and ink are designed to work in harmony, giving you, “The Labels You Want When You Need Them®.”

About AstroNova
AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a global leader in data visualization technologies, designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad range of products that acquire, store, analyze and present data in multiple formats. The Product Identification segment offers a variety of hardware and software products and associated supplies that allow customers to mark, track and enhance the appearance of their products. The segment’s two business units are QuickLabel®, the industry leader in tabletop digital color label printing and TrojanLabel™, a leader in the light-production color label press and specialty printer markets. The Test and Measurement segment includes the Test & Measurement business unit, which offers a suite of products and services that acquire, record and analyze electronic signal data from local and networked sensors. The segment also includes the Aerospace business unit, which makes printers, networking hardware and related accessories. These products are used in the aircraft flight deck to print flight plans, navigation information, and performance data and in the aircraft cabin to print maintenance data, receipts and passenger manifests. AstroNova is a member of the Russell Microcap® Index and the LD Micro Index (INDEXNYSEGIS: LDMICRO). Additional information is available by visiting www.astronovainc.com.

Contacts

AstroNova, Inc.
Eric E. Pizzuti, 401-828-4000
Toll Free: 800-343-4039
Vice President & General Manager, QuickLabel Systems Division
EEPizzuti@astronovainc.com
http://www.astronovainc.com

Contacts

AstroNova, Inc.
Eric E. Pizzuti, 401-828-4000
Toll Free: 800-343-4039
Vice President & General Manager, QuickLabel Systems Division
EEPizzuti@astronovainc.com
http://www.astronovainc.com