DYMO Corporation

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DYMO Corporation
Subsidiary
Industry Label printers
Founded June 1958; 60 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 around 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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