Direct Thermal Ribbons

Sarcina Packaging supplies ribbons for all makes and models of thermal transfer printers including flat head printers, near head printers and corner edge printers. Our ribbons can be supplied for printing on a wide variety of different substrates from labels to packaging film. Thermal transfer ribbons are available in black, white, red, green, blue, brown, purple, yellow, matte silver, matte gold, metallic gold and metallic silver.

Sarcina Packaging can supply a range of grades including:

  • Wax – achieves higher speeds and lower temperatures, good sensitivity and strong blackness. An all-round general purpose grade for economical printing.
  • Wax/Resin – Great for use on labels, tags, films and plastics. A very durable print quality with resistance against scratches and smudges. Capable of high-quality and high-speed printing.
  • Pure Resin – suitable for synthetic materials and poly-products. An even higher degree of scratch resistance and high-temperature resistance. The best choice for print quality.


We can supply thermal transfer ribbons for all printers including:


Allen Thermocode Easycoder Soabar
Alphadot Easyprint Monarch
AP Print Eltron Norprint
Astech Etipack Novexx
Astromed Facit Opendate
Autonics Fargo Pago
Avery Graham Printronix
Betaprint Ice Zodiac Pitney Bowes
Brady Imaje Sato
Burford Intermec Stielow
Cab Jaguar Tec
Checkpoint Meto Labfax UBI
Citoh Leptons Weber
Citizen Logopak Weyfringe
CML Valentin Markem Willett
Codeway Markpoint Zebra
Datamax Mectec Videojet Dataflex
Domino Metro
Donprint Smartdate (Markem)

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