DYMO Corporation

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DYMO Corporation
Subsidiary
Industry Label printers
Founded June 1958; 58 years ago (1958-06)
Berkeley, California, U.S.
Founder Rudolph Hurwich
Products Handheld label printers, handheld embossing tape label makers
Parent Newell Brands
Dymo LetraTag, thermal transfer printing label maker.

DYMO Corporation is an American company that manufactures handheld label printers and thermal transfer printing tape as accessory, embossing tape label makers, and other printers such as CD and DVD labelers and durable medical equipment.

Label sizes[edit]

Following is a list of the label sizes popular for their LabelWriter (400, 450) printer series:[1]

5 digit label # 7 digit label # General name Width (inches) Height (inches) Labels per roll Label appearance
30251 Address 3 1/2 1 1/8 130 White
30252 Address 3 1/2 1 1/8 350 White
30253 Address 3 1/2 1 1/8 700 White, (2 up)[2]
30256 Shipping 4 2 5/16 White
30320 Address 3 1/2 1 1/8 130 White
30330 Return Address 2 3/4 500 White
30332 1 1 White
30333 1/2 1/2 White, (2 up)
30334 2 1/4 1 1/4 White
30335 1/2 1/2 White, (4 up)
30857 1760756 Name Badge 4 2 1/4 250 White [3]

History[edit]

Dymo embossing tape label maker circa 1967

Dymo Industries, Inc. was founded in 1958 to produce handheld tools that use embossing tape.[4] The company was acquired by Esselte in 1978[5] and battery-powered printers became a major product after 1990. The corporation was sold to Newell Rubbermaid in 2005.[4][6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LabelWriter (LW) Labels". Dymo Corporation. Retrieved 22 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Specs for 30253". PTouchDirect.com. Retrieved 22 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "Citation for 1760756". Retrieved 22 May 2015. 
  4. ^ a b CableOrganizer.com. "The History of DYMO®". www.cableorganizer.com. Retrieved 2016-03-06. 
  5. ^ "Bay-Area entrepreneur-humanitarian Rudolph Hurwich dies at 92 (Community Voices) - Oakland Local". Oakland Local. Retrieved 2016-03-06. 
  6. ^ "Newell Rubbermaid to acquire label manufacturer Dymo Corp.". www.cablinginstall.com. Retrieved 2016-03-06. 

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