Piggyback Labels – Thermal Transfer Labels


Labels that feature two layers of liner in a piggyback construction providing a transferable label when required at a later time.  Piggyback labels are excellent for use in pharmaceutical, healthcare, medical records, inventory labels, direct mailers and retail industries.  We carry a wide selection of sizes.  In addition to Bright White, some sizes are available in Flood Yellow (PMS #012) or Flood Blue (PMS #297) background colors. Labels can be stored up to one year when stored at +72°F and at 50% relative humidity.

Wax or “PGR+” Wax/Resin Ribbons are required for printing. Check out our wide selection of Thermal Transfer Printer Ribbons.

Minimum Application Temperature +25°F, Service Temperature Ranges -75°F to +200°F

Piggyback Label Dimensions

Piggyback labels are available on 3” cores and can be rewound to 1” cores to fit most desktop printers.  They are available in the following dimensions:

Widths: 1.5”, 1.75”, 2”, 2.5”, 2.75”, 3”, 3.5”, 4”
Heights: 0.75”, 1”, 1.5”, 1.75”, 2”, 3”, 6”

Custom sizes and colors are available, contact Able Label for a quote.

Able Label also carries a wide selection of Direct Thermal Piggyback Labels.