ALG has assisted many customers on applications that require thermal transfer imprinting and direct thermal imprinting.

Based upon your application, ALG has the knowledge to recommend the following materials to meet or exceed your product requirements:


  • The right ribbon
  • The best base material
  •  Combination of ribbon and base material
  • UL tested and approved ribbon and base material construction


ALG has also worked with customers on various other products/applications including the following:


  • UL required products, with ALG having 33 UL certified thermal transfer systems to meet your UL Standard requirements
  • Raw base material and ribbon suppliers to get the best recommendations for your unique application
  • Ink suppliers to ensure the proper ink selection is made for both thermal transfer and direct thermal applications
  • Perform in-house testing to assist in getting the best possible print quality through proper heat, speed and pressure settings
  • Provide printed samples for prototypes, first articles or for customer testing
  • Provide 3rd party suppliers for printer maintenance support
  • Provide system software for file creation




ALG Product Managers will work closely with our raw materials and ribbon suppliers to create the best combination for your thermal transfer application requirements.

ALG Labels and Graphics is a custom manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels and decals celebrating over 50 years in business.  Our focus is delivering value to our customers with responsive service, quality products and low cost production.  Our mission is to make it easy for you to do business with ALG.

3005 4th Avenue South,

Birmingham, Alabama 35233


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