Xtra ribbons

SmartDate Xtra Ribbons

Markem-Imaje introduces its new SmartDate Xtra Ribbon, the most innovative wax/resin Thermal Transfer ribbon dedicated to flexible packaging applications.
SmartDate Xtra Ribbon sets the new global standard and brings unmatched capabilities to your production line.
Check how the power of SmartDate Xtra can work for you:

Xtra safe codes

  • 25%* more resistant during production.
  • 25%* more resistant during transportation.

Xtra convenient

  • One ribbon grade will reduce your inventory and logistics costs.
  • High quality coding that will enhance your packaging design.
  • Reduced errors: One ribbon grade for only one setup.

Xtra productivity

  • 50-83%** added roll length with better printing properties versus market standard ribbons.
  • High speed coding without compromising on legibility 
  • Conforms to the most stringent health and food regulations.
  • Printheads last longer since the ribbon requires less energy to print.
  • Markem-Imaje certified.
  • Multipurpose properties make it the right choice for future packaging needs.


* Compared to other competitive standard ribbons.
** 1100 m length for X40/X60 coders and 900 m length for the X60-128 coder versus 600 m market standard.


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