At the core of any tracking and identification system is the media that delivers the barcode, lot number, graphic or other type of identifier for a particular item or shipment. MSM Solutions offers a wide range of thermal media, ribbon and RFID labels and tags designed to fit any application. This ensures that your product or shipment remains identifiable throughout the entire supply chain.

Thermal Labels and Tags

From basic shipping labels to the most demanding outdoor label applications, you can rely on MSM Solutions to deliver the right media designed to fit your application. We offer thousands of stock label sizes in thermal transfer, direct thermal and specialty materials designed to fit any thermal printer type. For odd sizes or hard-to-label applications, we can create a custom label printing solution from a wide variety of face stocks using paper, Tyvek, Poly, Kimdura or UL / CSA-approved materials combined with adhesive types such as permanent, removable, high tack and more.

RFID Labels and Tags

epc printingMSM Solutions partners with Alien, Invengo and Smartrac to deliver the latest antenna designs in thermal transfer printable RFID labels and tags. Whether you’re looking for an approved EPC RFID label solution or trying to determine the best antenna and label design for your closed loop application, MSM can assist in the selection, design and testing of the right RFID antenna, thermal label printer and media for your application.

For more challenging RFID applications involving liquid or metal, MSM offers a wide range of hard tags designed to work in most any application and environment.


Matching the right ribbon technology to the label face stock is vital to ensuring image stability, longevity and readability. Determining the correct ribbon can often be challenging – understanding the effects of temperature, chemicals, abrasion, moisture and other environmental factors is key to selecting the correct label and ribbon combination. With more than 30 years’ experience in the labeling and ribbon industry, MSM can recommend, test and deliver the correct media combination suited to your specific application.