Elgin, Ill.

Elise Hacking Carr is editor-in-chief/content director for Print+Promo magazine.

There's no escaping technology. Upgrades are constantly being made to electronic devices such as iPods, iPhones and laptops. If you're looking to protect your product with some added flare, then this month's mystery product is a great solution.

Headquartered in Elgin, Ill., Continental Datalabel is attracting much attention in the promotional marketing industry with its new magnet sheets. Sold under the Compulabel brand, the 8.5x11” magnet sheets are ideal for creating business cards and other promotional items.

Distributors can profit from end-user mailing and product identification needs. What's not to love about laser labels? The adhesive-oozing, printer-jamming and label-curling snafus have, essentially, been eliminated, the technology is more affordable than ever, and customers find them indispensable products for a variety of home and office uses. Although emerging technologies can wreak havoc on some traditional product lines, for the foreseeable future, suppliers such as Continental Datalabel, Elgin, Ill., and North Mankato, Minnesota-based Label Works expect laser labels to hold their own. "They are definitely a valuable product line for us," noted Katherine Bjorndahl, marketing coordinator for Label Works. "Sales remain steady,

Continental Datalabel, Elgin, Ill., recently introduced the Memory Card ID Label—a removable label that is used to identify information on popular memory cards, such as SanDisk and Sony Memory Sticks commonly found in digital cameras, mobile phones, PDA's and digital music players. The residue-free label can also be used for pricing, barcoding and identification. It comes in several sizes, including a 13/16x1" Small Memory Card ID for SanDisk, a 1-1/4x1-7/16" Large Memory Card ID for SanDisk, a 9/16x1-1/4" Memory Stick ID for Sony and three mini-disk labels. For more information, call (800) 947-8000.

Continental Datalabel, Elgin, Ill., recently introduced its new line of 4x2" fluorescent laser labels. The company has added more than 25 sheeted label and card products, including the fluorescent shipping labels in orange, red, green, pink and yellow. Continental Datalabel offers the new labels in packs of 100 sheets per carton with same-day shipping.  For more information, call (800) 947-8000 or e-mail info@datalabel.com.

Continental Datalabel, Elgin, Ill., now offers weatherproof, clear inkjet and photo gloss inkjet labels. The company has added more than 25 new sheeted label and card products that are available in a variety of sizes and materials.  The popular 2-5/8x1˝ label is formatted in glossy, clear inkjet and photo gloss inkjet materials. The company also offers a 4x2˝ laser polyester weatherproof shipping label that resists moisture and harsh environments.      Continental Datalabel provides one-carton minimums and same-day shipping. For more information, call (800) 947-8000 or e-mail info@datalabel.com.

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