AWT Labels & Packaging redesigns anti-theft Label 541 to comply with US and Chinese label requirements; new label uses thermal transfer printing, which saves money, reduces in-process scrap reduction by 21%

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November 14, 2023 (press release) –


Customer Issues

  • Current Label 541 met NHTSA (US regulatory requirement)
  • China regulation changed and label did not meet requirements
  • In plant, the current label design generated significant scrap and slow impact printing method


The AWT Solution

  • New design utilizes widely used thermal transfer printing
  • Design meets NHTSA and China regulations
  • NHTSA Part 541 (North America)
  • NSPRC GB/T 25978-2019 (China)
  • Design meets required Customer label specification
  • Price savings of 25%
  • In-Process Scrap reduction 21% est. savings
  • Design approved by customer and awaiting new program for application usage


AWT Labels & Packaging


600 Hoover St NE #500

Minneapolis, MN 55413

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