What is the purpose of tagging?

What is the purpose of tagging?

Types of food labeling

Nowadays, the “label” is a fundamental part of the product, it serves to identify it, describe it, differentiate it, provide customer service and of course, also to comply with the laws, rules or regulations established for each industry or sector.

In that sense, this article will explain for marketing purposes, what is a label, its types, functions and characteristics, taking into account the perspective of various experts in marketing issues.

This information is very important for everyone, since we are consumers of many products and we do not read many times what we buy, with this message we must keep in mind that any item that is purchased for personal use or consumption, we read it to then use it or consume it.

And as we say in Guatemala, we cure ourselves in health by placing the specifications on the label as it describes the characteristics of the product so you do not think that you bought something that was not what you were looking for.

Sample product label

The label is a fundamental element; therefore, the choice of the printing solution is also fundamental. It must suit the characteristics of each item and be easily integrated into the production line.

It is therefore obvious how important it is to use a labeling system that provides the highest quality coding and guarantees traceability, meeting the high demands of pharmaceutical production lines.

The Reach Regulation on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals requires manufacturers and importers to provide information on the physicochemical properties, environmental and health effects of their products.

The CLP Regulation on classification, labeling and packaging of substances and mixtures applies the international criteria of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) in the European Union.

At UBS we have printing equipment to meet the labeling, coding and marking needs of any production line. Our Thermal Inkjet TJX Series, with water-based, oil-based or UV LED inks, cover all the possibilities in primary products.

What information can I find on labels

Nowadays, the “label” is a fundamental part of the product, it is used to identify it, describe it, differentiate it, provide customer service and of course, also to comply with the laws, rules or regulations established for each industry or sector.

In that sense, this article will explain for marketing purposes, what is a label, its types, functions and characteristics, taking into account the perspective of various experts on marketing issues.

This information is very important for everyone, since we are consumers of many products and we do not read many times what we buy, with this message we must keep in mind that every item that is purchased for personal use or consumption, we read it to then use it or consume it.

And as we say in Guatemala, we cure ourselves in health by placing the specifications on the label as it describes the characteristics of the product so you do not think that you bought something that was not what you were looking for.

What is food labeling for?

Food labeling is an essential tool for effective communication between producers and final consumers, since it provides all the information concerning the content of each product and allows a conscious choice.

This has made it possible for consumers to decide freely and consciously on the quality of the products they consume. In addition, looking at the labels of the products goes beyond knowing nutritional information, it is essential to make health, environmental, social, ethical and economic considerations.

If you want to know all the requirements for food labeling and the current national and European legislation, at Escuela Europea de Empresas we have the perfect course for you. Whether you are an experienced professional in the food industry or if you have no previous experience in the sector, but want to specialize in the Development and Review of Food Labeling, do not hesitate to consult our specialist course.