“We distribute about half, or more than half of our product to Japan, and distributing to Japan requires labels to be perfect. Our customers are looking for a label that is clear and well defined…We took on the Kiaro! label printer and found that it printed our labels perfectly. We fell in love with it.”

Carmen Moore • Packaging and Labeling Engineer

QuickLabel visited Ortho Development in Salt Lake City, UT, to find out how the maker of orthopedic implants is using the Kiaro! to print its FDA-compliant medical device labels.

“The Kiaro! printer has saved Jody’s time and production. We can literally have somebody walk into the printing area and turn it around in 10-15 minutes.”

Michael Katz • Vice President

Jody’s Popcorn of Virginia Beach needed a reliable printer that could take on their growth, as well as their quick in-store demands. Finding a short-run labeling solution in the Kiaro!, Jody’s flourished in a short period of time with on-demand, colorful and high quality labels.

“We don’t have to spend so much money going out to the big labeling companies – we can print them out as we need them and save some time and also save some money.”

Dr. Christopher Banks • CCO

Doc’s Tea knew they needed exceptional labels for their bottles of low calorie tea and printing labels on demand and in-house was an ideal solution. When they discovered the amazing performance of the Kiaro! label printer they were amazed. They have been printing beautiful tea labels ever since.

“The Kiaro! has been a wonderful fit with our business to allow us to make these very small run labels and customize them to everything that we needed to do.”

Paul Gabriel • Co-Owner

Browndog Creamery chose to print their own ice cream labels because they wanted to take control of their labeling costs. They chose the Kiaro! label printer because they wanted professional-looking labels that reflect the quality of their ice creams.

“I believe in our Kiaro! printer. I’ve had a lot of other printers, I’ve never had anything like the Kiaro!. It has improved the quality of our product from a labeling standpoint, it’s improved our productivity, it’s improved our inventory control, just from the standpoint of what it does, it’s been a top quality unit.”

Jeff Kohr • CEO

Boosted Vapor, an e-liquid maker and vape shop retailer based in Clinton, Michigan, uses the Kiaro! to label its wide variety of vape juices. Boosted Vapor also offers custom labeling of its e-juices to wholesale and private label customers and prints all labels on their Kiaro!.

“I first looked at purchasing the Kiaro! because we developed so many new products every day and it just doesn’t make sense for me to develop a product, create a label and have it printed elsewhere.”

Roland Cooper • CIO

As a manufacturer of gourmet ingredients and natural flavors, Amoretti needed their labels to reflect their high-end quality. They purchased one Kiaro!, and soon realized their volume of different product labels demanded two additional Kiaro! printers. Now with three Kiaro! label printers, they print 100s of varieties of high-quality labels, in short run, on-demand.

 “The Kiaro! is a cost-effective, time saving label printer. It creates excellent quality labels for our packaging, and I couldn’t be happier.”

Ryan Flynt • Webmaster

CJ’s Unique Boutique of Colorado Springs, CO prints attractive cosmetics labels using the Kiaro! inkjet label printer for its amazing body care products. CJ’s Unique Boutique found they needed durable inkjet labels that resisted water for their CJ’s BUTTer product, a cure-all cream that treats virtually all skin problems, from diaper rash to poison ivy. They found the Kiaro!-printed labels survive shower water and abrasion from being carried in purses.

“We’re able to purchase smaller quantities more frequently rather than storing them on site with the possibility of damage and waste. The Kiaro! has been a huge asset to our production productivity and efficiency.”

Lena Cordie Key • Surgical Director of Operations

With in-house UDI label printing, Key Surgical found fast, easy and affordable compliance for labeling all of their different medical devices.

“Since we installed the Kiaro! our tea sales have increased an average of about 40%. One of our largest grocery chain customers told me that Eastern Shore Tea sales have increased 50% since we installed the Kiaro!. We haven’t changed anything – except the label quality. I’m convinced that the Kiaro! is responsible.”

Stanley Constantine • President

Stanley Constantine of Eastern Shore Tea Company purchased a Kiaro! label printer and saw an incredible increase in tea sales.

“It allows us a flexibility we didn’t have in the past. If we ran out of labels – if we were even short by 30 labels – it cost us a shipment. With the Kiaro! we just simply walk over to the unit and print out some more labels.”

David Crompton • CEO

Quick Fitting, the leading manufacturer of “push connect” plumbing fittings and valves sold at Lowe’s, Tractor Supply, Ace Hardware and other major hardware retailers, found that frequently changing labels produced a wasteful excess inventory.  Their pre-printed labels would become obsolete and were often not delivered fast enough. Quick Fitting was able to cut its costs by 40% when it began printing its own retail plumbing labels with the Kiaro!.

“We add quality to our juice, our bottle and our industry just by the look of our label! We use the Kiaro! to print every single label that we have: our fruits, our tobaccos, our drinks. They’re easy to print, quick to print, and absolutely look gorgeous on our bottles.”

Debbie Walker • Director of Canada E-Juice

Debbie Walker discovered printing her own high-quality e-juice labels improved the look of her e-juice bottles, and improved the production process and customer satisfaction for their nationally leading e-cigarette brand.

“You put a label on an item; it makes a difference in how it sells. The speed of the machine is very impressive. I wouldn’t want to give it up.”

Steve Alfaia • Graphic Designer

Dave’s Marketplace is an IGA independent grocery chain with nine locations in Rhode Island. In the first six months of ownership, Dave’s Marketplace used the Kiaro to print over 150,000 custom labels for fresh-cut produce and prepared foods and have seen increased sales from its custom-labeled grocery items.

“Going to the Kiaro! printer that is able to make a label only as we need it and reduce our wasted inventory – it just makes more sense.”

Eric Olesen • Owner and President

O&H Danish Bakery in Racine, WI is well-known for its mouth-watering authentic Danish Kringles and other pastries. Through its thriving mail order business, O&H customers buy pastry in a variety of flavors and sizes. O&H turned to the Kiaro! inkjet label printer to accommodate the unpredictability in its demand for labels.

“We use the Kiaro! for the vast majority of our products. It is a huge benefit for us and has definitely helped us to save time and money. No longer do we have to buy thousands of any particular size of label. The Kiaro! prints excellent quality labels, the colors are very true. Our jellies and jams are in blue, our cookies are yellow, our BBQ sauces are green, and when you look at our labels, the color pops. The Kiaro! helps us market our products.”

Karen Puglisi • Sales and Marketing Director

Kermit’s Key West Key Lime Shoppe makes every product you can think of that has Key lime in it, from salad dressing, to barbecue sauce, to dog treats in Key West.

“The Kiaro! label printer allows us the flexibility to manufacture our products on the schedule we need.”

Larry Thompson • President of Progressive Labs

Progressive Labs  has 270 products  they manufacture under  their own label,  printed in-house. Progressive Labs printed 250,000 supplement labels with the Kiaro! label printer in its first 5 months of Kiaro! ownership.

“We distribute about half, or more than half of our product to Japan, and distributing to Japan requires labels to be perfect. Our customers are looking for a label that is clear and well defined…We took on the Kiaro! label printer and found that it printed our labels perfectly. We fell in love with it.”

Carmen Moore • Packaging and Labeling Engineer

QuickLabel visited Ortho Development in Salt Lake City, UT, to find out how the maker of orthopedic implants is using the Kiaro! to print its FDA-compliant medical device labels.

“With the Kiaro!, I can print 500 labels in less than ten minutes…versus waiting up to 4 weeks for a pre-printed label order.”

Joe Hitzemann • Principal & CEO

A&J Bakery switched to printing their labels with the Kiaro! instead of buying pre-printed labels. While buying pre-printed labels was fine at first, A&J Bakery’s low-volume, short-run label quantities made them a low priority customer for the commercial printer and turnaround times were long. With the Kiaro! in-house, A&J Bakery’s delicious gluten-free and nut free baked goods are labeled on-demand, and shipments are no longer delayed.

“We love the Kiaro!. We went with the Kiaro! because of the color it could achieve. When I do a trade show, the first thing I hear from my customers when they walk into my booth is, ‘Oh my goodness, I love all the color – and look at the beautiful labels on that package.’”

Melissa Flohn • Owner

La Crema Coffee Company, a specialty coffee roaster in Cincinnati, OH, bought a Kiaro! inkjet label printer in 2012 to make seasonal coffee labels printed with artwork created by Lula Bell Art & Designs. La Crema Coffee roasted and sold over 500,000 lbs. of coffee bag gifts in 2012.

“The Vivo! Touch has been instrumental in helping us roll out the Saf-T-Pop custom program. It’s easy to work with, it prints fast and it’s a high-quality printer.”

Rich Trubey • General Manager

 Spangler Candy Company chooses to print personalized labels in short-run batches with the Vivo! Touch color label printer for their Saf-T-Pop® lollipops with personalized labels. Spangler’s new custom-labeled Saf-T-Pop program has opened new avenues for the company and added a personal touch to giveaway items, promotional items and party favors for businesses and consumers alike.

Watch how “Boston’s Real Fish House” fresh fish distributor M. F. Foley Fish uses the Pronto! 482, integrated with their Seasoft® data system, to easily print labels for their trademark Foley Fish golden metal tins.

“We’ve been able to rely on our Pronto! 486. If you want to streamline your operation, cut down time and improve the look of your product, then the Pronto! 486 is the printer for you.”

Jonathan Miller • Senior Manager

The largest hunger relief organization in the Delaware Valley, Philabundance, uses the Pronto! 486 to re-label food donations on its high volume production line. Working together, the employees, volunteers and donors of Philabundance feed more than 65,000 people each week in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.