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FROM OUR PRESIDENT: 5 Lessons Fishing Taught Me About Labels
FROM OUR PRESIDENT: 5 Lessons Fishing Taught Me About Labels

If medical researchers ever invent a test that can identify a person’s passions in their DNA, my results would read unequivocally: “fishing fanatic” and “destined for sticky paper”.  Some things are just meant to be; which explains how my life has come full circle here in Colorado doing two things that destiny had written firmly in my DNA. Born and…

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CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT: Tony’s Meats & Market  Bye-bye, inefficient in-house printing.
CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT: Tony’s Meats & Market Bye-bye, inefficient in-house printing.

Like many companies that have printed their own product labels in house, Tony’s Meats & Market determined the labor- and time-intensive task they had been handling for years was better left to the experts.  That led Tony’s to Columbine Label, their business neighbor located just down the street from their main office, and to finally retire their in-house thermal printer…

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What is “Unwind Direction” and Why Does it Matter for Custom Labels?
What is “Unwind Direction” and Why Does it Matter for Custom Labels?

We all can agree on the importance of the label in branding the product, communicating the product benefits, and catching attention of consumers. Numerous decisions must be made to design and print a label that will work with the product packaging or bottle, as well as correlating the label with the brand image of your company and product. If you…

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CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT: Cured Nutrition  High End Labels That Grab Attention and Sales
CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT: Cured Nutrition High End Labels That Grab Attention and Sales

A Google search and cold call to Columbine Label Company led Boulder-based Cured Nutrition to a successful cure for their printing woes.  Cured Nutrition, a premium provider of hemp-derived CBD (cannabidiol) products, was making its mark in the growing, albeit highly competitive, CBD market. But the company had grown frustrated with the lack of responsiveness and transparency and missed delivery…

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CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT: Half Acre Beer Bottles to Boast About
CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT: Half Acre Beer Bottles to Boast About

In the craft beer business, brand differentiation is everything. And it all starts with the graphics. Just ask Meredith A., Creative Manager, with Half Acre Beer Co., a Chicago-based microbrewery that crafts an impressive flight of core and specialty release beer in bottles and cans. “We take our visuals very seriously,” she explains. “If the physical label can’t support the art,…

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Colorado Employer Earns Pinnacle’s Circle of Safety Award
Colorado Employer Earns Pinnacle’s Circle of Safety Award

We did it again!   For the third consecutive year Columbine Label has achieved a Pinnacol Circle of Safety Award for our high standard and commitment to safety, risk control, claims management, and financial management. In all, the 29 award winners account for less than 1% of Pinnacol Assurance’ 57,000 Colorado policy holders. And of the 29 winners, only 12 received…

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2018 Top Company Award
2018 Top Company Award

Columbine Label Company Named 2018 Top Company in Manufacturing for Colorado by ColoradoBiz ColoradoBiz Top Company award acknowledges the drive, excellence and influence of Columbine Label as a growing company in the state, and recognizes companies for their community involvement, growth in financial performance and outstanding achievement. This year one winner was chosen from each of 14 industries from businesses…

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