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Thermal Transfer Ribbons

Black Barcode Printer Ribbon and Color Thermal Transfer Ribbon

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Black Barcode Printer RibbonsBlack Barcode Printer Ribbon:

You can buy rolls of barcode ribbon (also known as thermal ribbon or thermal transfer ribbon) for your barcode printer direct from QuickLabel Systems. We manufacture and sell ribbon at a factory-direct low price, from general-purpose black wax ribbon to black wax-resin ribbon and black resin thermal transfer ribbon for Zebra barcode printers, Datamax barcode printers, Sato barcode printers, our own QuickLabel Pronto! barcode printers, and every other thermal printer brand.

Color Thermal Transfer RibbonsColor Thermal Transfer Ribbons:

No one has as many thermal transfer ribbons in as many colors as we do! QuickLabel manufactures and sells the largest variety of spot color thermal transfer ribbons in the industry, from red thermal transfer ribbons to gloss gold metallic thermal transfer ribbons. We also sell process color thermal transfer ribbons for our family of digital color label printers which use thermal transfer technology.

 


View our thermal transfer ribbons by formulation and family:


Black Barcode Thermal Transfer Ribbon

Spot Color Thermal Transfer Ribbon

Process Color Thermal Transfer Ribbon

 

Black Barcode Ribbon


Black Barcode Ribbon

Black Wax Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Material Type Description / Application Compatible Stocks
R2 Wax Black wax thermal transfer ribbon Paper labels and tags
RC Wax Best performance - Premium resin-enhanced wax ribbon for the most demanding jobs Paper labels and tags
RC3 Wax Highest density - For optimum barcode performance (fast print speeds or small barcode sizes) Paper labels and tags, some synthetics
RG Wax Black wax thermal transfer ribbon Paper labels and tags
RM2 Wax Black wax thermal transfer ribbon Paper labels and tags
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Black Wax / Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Material Type Description / Application Compatible Stocks
RG2 Wax / Resin Good scratch-resistance and smudge-resistance Synthetic glossy labels
and tags, synthetic
RGA Wax / Resin Good scratch-resistance and smudge-resistance Synthetic glossy labels
and tags, synthetic
RV2 Wax / Resin Good scratch-resistance, smudge-resistance, solvent-resistance Vinyls, polyesters,
metalized surfaces, other synthetics
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Black Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Material Type Description / Application Compatible Stocks
R5 Resin Solvent-resistant, chemical-resistant, scratch-resistant, smudge-resistant Synthetic glossy labels
and tags, synthetic
RF Resin Solvent-resistant, smudge-resistant, scratch-resistant, heat-resistant Vinyls, polysters, metalized surfaces, other synthetics
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Black Premium Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Material Type Description / Application Compatible Stocks
RY Premium Resin Solvent-resistant, chemical-resistant, scratch-resistant, smudge-resistant Synthetic glossy labels and tags, polypropylenes
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Black Apparel Ribbon for Care Tags
Ribbon Name Material Type Description / Application Compatible Stocks
RCA Special Resin Wash & drycleanable, apparel tickets and apparel tags Apparel care labels
and care tags
RGB Special Resin Wash & drycleanable, apparel tickets and apparel tags Apparel care labels
and care tags
RU Special Resin Wash & drycleanable, apparel tickets and apparel tags Apparel care labels
and care tags
RZ Special Resin Wash & drycleanable, apparel tickets and apparel tags Apparel care labels
and care tags
RZ2 Special Resin Wash & drycleanable, apparel tickets and apparel tags Apparel care labels
and care tags
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Spot Color Thermal Transfer Ribbon


Spot Color Thermal Transfer Ribbon

Note:  The ribbon colors displayed on this page are determined by your monitor settings and are for reference purposes only. Actual ribbon colors will vary.

Spot Color Wax Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Ribbon Formulation Ribbon Color Compatible Stocks
R15 Wax Rose Rose Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper
R17 Wax Forest Green Forest Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper
RC4 Wax Blue / Purple Blue/Purple Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper
RN Wax Slate Blue Slate Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper
RN3 Wax Cerulean Blue Cerulean Blue Coated Paper
RP Wax Rose Red Rose Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper
RT Wax Green Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper
RR Wax White White Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper
RS2 Wax Burgundy Burgundy Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper
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Spot Color Wax / Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Ribbon Formulation Ribbon Color Compatible Stocks
RG2B Wax / Resin Blue Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RG2R Wax / Resin Red Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RRCL Wax / Resin Clear White Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RRU Wax / Resin Red Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RRV Wax / Resin Lime Green Lime Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RRW2 Wax / Resin Slate Blue Slate Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RRY2 Wax / Resin Cool Green Cool Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RRY3 Wax / Resin Caribbean Blue Caribbean Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
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Spot Color Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Ribbon Formulation Ribbon Color Compatible Stocks
RAA Metallic Resin Silver Matte Silver Matte Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RAD Metallic Resin Gold Matte Gold Matte Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RBV Resin Lavender Lavender Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RRO Resin Orange Orange Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RRP Resin Purple Purple Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RAO Resin Dark Green Dark Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RAP Resin Bright Red Bright Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RAQ Resin Process Blue Process Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RAR Resin Green Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RAS Resin Dark Brown Dark Brown Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RAY Metallic Resin Gold Gloss Gold Gloss Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RAZ Metallic Resin Silver Gloss Silver Gloss Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RCJ Resin Tomato Red Tomato Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RDT Resin Slate Blue Slate Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RBW Resin Royal Blue Royal Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RCE Resin Reflex Blue Reflex Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
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Spot Color Premium Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Ribbon Formulation Ribbon Color Compatible Stocks
R30 Premium Resin Charcoal Gray Charcoal Gray Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RAE Premium Resin Red Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RAF Premium Resin Process Blue Process Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RAG Premium Resin Green Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RBU Premium Resin Indigo Blue Indigo Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RBU2 Premium Resin Reflex Blue Reflex Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RBU4 Premium Resin Reflex Blue Reflex Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RCG Premium Resin Orange Orange Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RCD Premium Resin Burgundy Burgundy Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RCN Premium Resin Grass Green Grass Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RCO Premium Resin Sunshine Yellow Sunshine Yellow Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RDS Premium Metallic Resin Gold Gloss Gold Gloss Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RDU Premium Resin Mint Green Mint Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RE1 Premium Resin Signal Green Signal Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RE2 Premium Resin Signal Blue Signal Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RE3 Premium Resin Signal Red Signal Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RGE Premium Resin Red Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RGF Premium Resin Yellow Yellow Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RGH Premium Resin White White Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RR2 Premium Resin White White Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated Paper & Synthetics
RR3 Premium Resin White White Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RR4 Premium Resin White White Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RRQ Premium Resin Maroon Maroon Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RRT Premium Resin Clear White Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RRZ Premium Metallic Resin Silver Gloss Silver Gloss Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
RSO Premium Resin Safety Orange Safety Orange Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
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Spot Color Security Ribbon
Ribbon Name Ribbon Formulation Ribbon Color Compatible Stocks
RDZ Premium Resin Clear Clear Thermal Transfer Ribbon Care Label/Care Tag
Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
(invisible printing for Anti-counterfeit security)
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Spot Color Apparel Ribbon for Care Tags
Ribbon Name Ribbon Formulation Ribbon Color Compatible Stocks
RBB Premium Resin Lipstick Red Lipstick Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Care Label / Care Tag
RBL Premium Resin Dark Blue Dark Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Care Label / Care Tag
RCB Premium Resin Lipstick Red Lipstick Red Thermal Transfer Ribbon Care Label / Care Tag
RCC Premium Resin Navy Blue Navy Blue Thermal Transfer Ribbon Care Label / Care Tag
RCL Premium Resin Yellow Yellow Thermal Transfer Ribbon Care Label / Care Tag
RCP Premium Resin Shamrock Green Shamrock Green Thermal Transfer Ribbon Care Label / Care Tag
RDZ Premium Resin Clear Clear Thermal Transfer Ribbon Care Label/Care Tag
Gloss Synthetics & Polyester
(invisible printing for Anti-counterfeit security)
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Process Color Thermal Transfer Ribbon


Process Color Thermal Transfer Ribbon

Process color thermal transfer ribbons create CMYK images by blending colors. To print in process color with thermal transfer ribbon, you will need a QuickLabel Systems digital color label printer that uses thermal transfer technology.

Note:  The ribbon colors displayed on this page are determined by your monitor settings and are for reference purposes only. Actual ribbon colors will vary.

Process Color Wax / Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Ribbon Formulation Ribbon Color Compatible Stocks
RBF Wax / Resin Cyan Cyan Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated paper and Synthetics
RBD Wax / Resin Magenta Magenta Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated paper and Synthetics
RBE Wax / Resin Yellow Yellow Thermal Transfer Ribbon Coated paper and Synthetics
Note: RV2 Black RibbonBlack Thermal Transfer Ribboncan be used for the “K” in this CMYK Process Color Ribbon Family
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Process Color Premium Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbon
Ribbon Name Ribbon Formulation Ribbon Color Compatible Stocks
RDO Premium Resin Cyan Cyan Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss polypropylenes,
gloss polyesters, and other
synthetic labels and tags
RDP Premium Resin Magenta Magenta Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss polypropylenes,
gloss polyesters, and other
synthetic labels and tags
RDQ Premium Resin Yellow Yellow Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss polypropylenes,
gloss polyesters, and other
synthetic labels and tags
RDR Premium Resin Black Black Thermal Transfer Ribbon Gloss polypropylenes,
gloss polyesters, and other
synthetic labels and tags
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Note:  The ribbon colors displayed on this page are determined by your monitor settings and are for reference purposes only. Actual ribbon colors will vary.

Use our Guide To Matching Ribbons to Labels to determine the best ribbon formulation for the desired label material.