CYBRA Corporation, the developer of award-winning MarkMagic Bar Code Labels, RFID Tags, and Electronic Forms Software and EdgeMagic Integrated RFID Control Software, has announced a suite of in-plant printing offerings specifically targeted at apparel manufacturers facing the following government and retailer mandates:
Item-level RFID Tags for EPC (Electronic Product Code) compliance with Walmart, Dillards, JC Penney, and other retailers.
Fabric Care Labels with Batch Numbers for Section 103 of the CPSIA (Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act).
VICS Color-To-Size Tickets for Women's Ready-To-Wear, Men's Sportswear, Footwear and Intimate Apparel manufacturers.
"We've had many customers approach us for cost-effective alternatives to service bureaus for meeting these new compliance marking challenges without incurring the complexities typically involved in bringing these processes in house." said Harold Brand, CYBRA's CEO. "As suppliers to the apparel industry since 1990, we understand their workflows and are able to offer them integrated solutions that will save them time and money by giving their plant personnel the capability to print the labels, tags, and tickets they need, on demand, anywhere in the world."
"Our customers are some of the world's leading brands. These new offerings provide them with improved quality control, faster turnaround, and dramatic reductions in shipping costs. MarkMagic technology ensures that all documents produced will have the latest data -- prices, sizes, batch and lot numbers, as reflected in their ERP, WMS, and manufacturing systems, he added."
According to Sheldon Reich, CYBRA V.P. of Solutions, "CYBRA In Plant Solutions let customers streamline and standardize their labeling, ticketing and RFID tagging with a single product," that includes:
Fabric care labeling
GS1/UCC shipping labeling
Invoice, statement, and forms printing
VICS color to size labeling and ticketing
On demand Internet / Intranet / Extranet web portal
Support for cold cutters, ultrasonic knives, stackers, rewinders, and more than 450 printer types
Integrated e-mail and PDF file creation
EPCGlobal Gen 2 SGTIN-96, SSCC-99 and other RFID Tag commissioning for items, cases, and pallets
RFID Tag Validation and Association of Items to Cases to Pallets to retain the integrity of transport units with load units
User defined multilevel GTIN product hierarchies
Application pallet/case/item order validation
Support for fixed and mobile RFID readers
Reich concludes, "CYBRA In-Plant Printing Solutions are a perfect fit for apparel manufacturers of all sizes, assuring they'll always be ready for a runway smash hit."
About CYBRA Corporation
CYBRA Corporation is a leader in bar code and RFID technology for IBM Power Systems and other major computing platforms. An IBM Business Partner and Motorola/Symbol Partner, CYBRA is represented by a network of value added resellers throughout the United States and is represented internationally by sales and support offices.
MarkMagic Bar Code Labels, RFID Tags and Forms Software is used by thousands of customers worldwide, and has been selected as the bar code print engine of such leading software developers as Manhattan Associates, Infor and VAI. MarkMagic helps customers easily integrate barcode, RFID technology and electronic forms into their business systems.
CYBRA's latest product, EdgeMagic is an integrated RFID control solution. EdgeMagic helps customers build any type of RFID system, from complying with the full range of RFID mandates to closed loop asset management RFID applications.
CYBRA software solutions run on all major computing platforms including IBM Power Systems (System i, iSeries, AS/400, AIX) as well as Linux, Unix, and Microsoft Windows.
CYBRA Corporation is located at One Executive Boulevard, Yonkers, NY 10701. Product information is available at web www.cybra.com.