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Custom Labels, Data Plates and Equipment Tags

Lasting the Life of Your Assets With No Need for Re-Labeling

MPC's labels, tags and decals are built to last – giving you the assurance that your assets will be easily identified for the life of the part. Choose from durable metal labels and plastic labels pre-printed with constant or variable data, human readable content or bar codes. Need real-time production of tags? Select our metal data plate blanks to mark yourself using your own laser marking, engraving, stamping or other processes.

Our metal and plastic labels, and data plate blanks are ideal for equipment tags and variable information data plates used in offices, locker rooms, machine shops, warehouses, heavy-duty industrial applications and even harsh exterior environments. They meet many Department of Defense and aerospace specifications, as well as other industry standards.

Our advanced printing and fabrication capabilities will produce a label or tag that’s best for your application, including a selection of graphics, die cutting, adhesives and mechanical attachments.

Contact us today for help with your application.

MPC Pre-Printed Labels & Tags

Metalphoto | Anodized Aluminum | Re-writeable Metal Labels | Polyester | Polycarbonate | Flexible Magnetic | Vinyl

MPC Security Labels

Anti-Counterfeit | Metalphoto Foil | Tamper-Evident | Destructible Vinyl

MPC Blank Labels & Tags

AlumaMark BlackPLUS | DuraBlack | Anodized Aluminum | AlumaMark

Label and tag applications include:

 
 

 

Labels & Tags for Any Application

  • Metalphoto Labels & Tags

    Metalphoto® Labels and Tags (Rigid or Foil)

    Our most durable and popular material, the preferred choice for environments requiring extreme durability. Ideal for applications ranging from mild office environments to heavy industrial and military applications.

    • High-resolution graphics sealed beneath an impenetrable sapphire-hard anodic layer.
    • Superior resistance to chemicals, abrasion and solvents.
    • Built to withstand exterior exposure in the harsh environments such as extreme cold, heat and UV. Expected exterior life of 20+ years.
    • Most cost-effective for small to medium volumes. Also available as blank labels and data plates.

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  • Anodized Aluminum Labels & Tags

    Anodized Aluminum Labels and Tags (Rigid or Foil)

    An ideal choice for use in the aircraft/aeronautical, automotive, marine and military industries, with an anodized surface with a virtually impenetrable protective finish that’s more durable than regular aluminum.

    • Well suited to applications requiring resistance to abrasion, corrosion, chemicals and solvents, as well as moderate outdoor durability.
    • Graphics are screen printed and sealed beneath the anodic layer. Black graphics offer the greatest durability, with expected exterior life up to 10 years. Color options have limited UV resistance.
    • Most economical in higher-volume applications. Also available as blank labels and data plates.
    • Most cost-effective for small to medium volumes. Also available as blank labels and data plates.

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    Re-Writeable Metal Labels

    One label, unlimited uses. Perfect for asset destination or relocation, temporary storage or identification. Write information using a permanent marker or paint pen. Label wipes clean for re-use with isopropyl alcohol.

    • Permanent information has superior durability against UV, abrasion, chemicals and extreme temperatures.
    • Use permanent marker or paint pen to write and re-write for unlimited uses.
    • Wipes clean with isopropyl alcohol.

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  • Polyester Labels & Tags

    Polyester Labels and Tags

    High tensile strength makes polyester ideally suited to indoor and light-to-moderate industrial applications including asset tracking, product identification, caution/warning/safety decals, property ID tags and nameplate labels.

    • Does not tear easily and offers good chemical and abrasion resistance.
    • Graphics are printed on the surface; an optional over-laminate may be applied for increased durability.
    • Expected exterior life is up to three years.

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  • Polycarbonate Labels & Tags

    Polycarbonate Labels and Tags

    Superior optical clarity and high mechanical strength make polycarbonate a popular choice for indoor and light-to-moderate industrial applications including machine data labels, property ID tags, caution/warning/safety decals, and nameplate labels.

    • Greater impact strength and resistance to stains, heat, abrasion and corrosive chemicals than polyester.
    • Graphics are printed on the second surface for maximum durability.
    • Expected exterior life is up to five years.

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  • Flexible Magnetic Labels & Decals

    Flexible Magnetic Labels and Decals

    Offers the convenience of mobility because they can be relocated again and again.

    • Flexibility allows the label or tag to conform to curved and slightly irregular surfaces.
    • Commonly used for inventory and asset management, vehicle decals, scheduling boards and temporary labeling.
    • Graphics are printed on the surface. An optional over-laminate may be applied for increased durability.
    • Expected exterior life is up to two years.

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  • Vinyl Labels & Tags

    Vinyl Labels and Tags

    High pliability allows the label or tag to conform to curved and irregular surfaces.

    • Moderate resistance to moisture, abrasion and chemicals.
    • A more cost-effective choice for labels than alternate materials.
    • Frequently used for light industrial applications including caution/warning/safety decals, property ID tags, machine data labels and nameplate labels.
    • Graphics are printed on the surface. An optional over-laminate may be applied for increased durability.
    • Expected exterior life is up to five years.

    More about Vinyl Labels & Tags

 

Security Labels

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    Anti-Counterfeit Labels

    Made of Metalphoto® photosensitive anodized aluminum, our most durable and popular material; contains microtext and elements with photographic qualities similar to those found in passports, identification cards and currency.

    • Superior resistance against sunlight degradation, abrasion, chemicals, solvents, and extreme temperatures.
    • Foil thickness will fracture if removed from its mating surface; rigid thickness provides greater impact resistance.
    • Expected exterior life 20+ years.

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    Metalphoto® Foil Security Labels

    Our most durable security label. Metalphoto is used for applications ranging from mild office environments to heavy industrial and military applications.

    • .003” (.005” optional) anodized aluminum face stock will fracture if removed from its mating surface.
    • Superior resistance against sunlight degradation, abrasion, chemicals, solvents, and extreme temperatures.
    • Expected exterior life 20+ years.

    More about Metalphoto Foil Security Labels

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    Tamper-Evident Labels

    Designed to discourage tampering and protect against unauthorized transfer of property. The word “VOID” is unmasked on the label, and left behind on the mating surface when the label is removed.

    • A permanent “VOID” message appears on the label when removed from its mating surface.
    • Over-laminate provides greater abrasion and chemical resistance.
    • Expected exterior life up to two years.

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    Destructible Vinyl Labels

    Nearly impossible to remove in one piece; the label breaks into pieces with attempted removal, discouraging tampering and preventing unauthorized property transfers.

    • Designed to self-destruct with tampering.
    • Permanently bonds to a variety of surfaces.
    • Expected exterior life is up to two years.

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Blank Labels and Tags

  • AlumaMark BlackPLUS Blank Labels & Tags

    AlumaMark BlackPLUS Label and Tag Blanks (Rigid or Foil)

    The most durable YAG/Fiber markable aluminum in the market for labels and tags.

    • Marks silver to provide high-contrast visibility.
    • The black background is imaged beneath a sapphire-hard anodic layer, providing an impenetrable barrier with superior resistance to chemicals, abrasion and solvents.
    • Will withstand exterior exposure in the harshest environments, including extreme cold, heat and UV.
    • Expected exterior life is 20+ years.

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  • AlumaMark Blank Labels & Tags

    AlumaMark Label and Tag Blanks (Rigid or Foil)

    An ideal choice for rich black graphics, AlumaMark is a CO2 laser markable aluminum available in a rainbow of colors and finishes.

    • Perfect for name badges, labels, trophy plates and more.
    • AlumaMark is available in .005” foil or .020” rigid thicknesses.
    • Not recommended for outdoor applications. A protective coating may be applied for increased durability.

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No minimum quantity. Get a quote for any size job.

Get a quote for any size job - we have no minimum piece requirement. Our minimum production run is $400 per part number, excluding set-up fees/tooling. Contact us regarding your project.

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