Direct Thermal Labels

Our direct thermal label portfolio is designed to meet specific labeling needs for a variety of barcode applications, i.e., high printing speed, excellent barcode contrast, resistance and versatility, and environmental, chemical, and resistance properties.

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Consumers interact with labels daily as brands use them to tell their stories and convey important information. Direct thermal labels play a distinct role in transferring data between the digital and physical world. Our labels are designed to ensure clarity and durability as they carry vital information worldwide, such as product numbers or barcodes. Appvion’s label portfolio is designed to meet your specific characteristics, from short label life expectations to specialized materials that withstand demanding environments. Browse our solutions to find the right label material for your application.

Operational Efficiency

Our label solutions are compatible with today’s direct thermal printers and produce quality images at varying print speeds

Proven Performance

Appvion’s topcoated label products provide a protective barrier for extended image life, especially in demanding environments where withstanding various chemicals is crucial

Consistent Readability

Our label solutions empower end-users with consistent readability providing sharp, high-contrast imaging for effective barcode scanning

Résiste® 15% PCW



CALIPER (mils): 3.1

BASIS WEIGHT (g/m2): 69.5




  • Grocery weigh scale labels
    • Deli
    • Bakery
    • Meat
    • Self-weighing
  • Retail labels
  • Logistics
Résiste® B900-3.2
Résiste® 900-3.0
Résiste® B550-3.1
Résiste® 185-3.2
Wavex® PD
ThermArt® Orange 600-3.2
Alpha® 185-3.2
Alpha® 180-3.3
Résiste® RX

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Résiste® is a topcoated label facestock best suited for applications where extended image life is required in normal environments or resistance to oils and grease is needed.


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