5 Trend Predictions for Labeling
Migrations and integrations will lead to more streamlined operations
Labeling will follow IT trends of digitization and will see greater integration with evolving ERP and MES systems, as well as adoption of cloud technology.
A more connected and simpler IoT ecosystem
While many businesses are implementing a “less is more” strategy by standardizing equipment, greater IoT device adoption will redesign hardware environments.
Labeling and direct marking will converge
While many organizations have managed these operations separately, they will converge into one system for both technologies.
Wider adoption of RFID technology
The apparel and garment sectors have been rapidly deploying RFID technology, but expect greater adoption from all industries ahead.
Stricter labeling regulations
Increased labeling regulations across countless industries and international borders will create greater disruption.
Source: Packaging Strategies