Linx Printing Technologies
Linx is an internationally-renowned supplier of coding, marking and other industrial printing solutions including: Continuous Ink Jet, Laser Coding, Case Coding and Thermal Transfer printers. Our industry-leading technologies have helped organizations across the world increase their productivity since 1987, and have also significantly reduced the total cost of ownership.
Industrial marking solutions from Linx Printing Technologies Ltd (Linx), part of the Danaher Group's Product Identification platform, are renowned globally.
Manufacturing industries across the world benefit from our expertise in batch and date coding of products and packaging .
Linx continuous inkjet printers, laser coders, impulse jet printers and thermal transfer overprinters are used on production lines in a wide range of manufacturing sectors.
They include the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, automotive and electronic industries, where product identification codes, batch numbers, use by dates and barcodes are needed.
Reliability, ease of use and low cost of ownership
Well known for reliability, ease of use and low cost of ownership, Linx coding and marking solutions code millions of items every day and through our network of specialist distributors and overseas sales offices, are supported by best in class customer care.
As a leading player in both the continuous inkjet and laser marking industries, Linx holds a large and growing worldwide market share, achieved by continuing emphasis on engineering excellence and best in class products, outstanding marketing and customer service, and professional management.
It is Linx's strategy to grow the business by bringing to market innovative products, both continuous ink jet and complementary technologies, and to market these effectively through our international network of distributors.
Linx has its own sales, marketing and customer service operations in the UK and France. In other countries, our independent distributor network covers more than 50 countries and represents Linx in the major markets of Europe, North and South America, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and much of Africa.
All continuous ink jet products are designed and manufactured at Linx's UK headquarters in St Ives, Cambridgeshire, UK.
Since its formation in 1987 Linx has earned a reputation for its thoughtfully designed and well engineered products.
The company has consistently invested a high percentage of turnover in research and development. Linx is one of the industry's top research spenders in relation to its turnover.
Linx coding and marking machines are designed as simply as possible to ensure trouble-free operation, deliver maximum production uptime and low cost of ownership over the lifetime of the product.
All Linx distributors meet the highest standards when it comes to top of the range after-sales service and customer support for our coding and marking machines.
In the continuous ink jet market Linx was first to market with many developments including:
- Autoflush of printhead on shutdown with one button stop/start
- First CIJ printer with option for four lines of print
- Full QWERTY keyboard and WYSIWYG display
- Ink viscosity measurement at the printhead
- Hermetically sealed printhead
- IP55/IP65 protection rating to current standards