Media & Consumables

Welcome to BlueStar MediaZone 


The BlueStar MediaZone was developed to help our VARs maximize their sales efforts. No matter what the industry, end-users need supplies for their printers. BlueStar is dedicated to providing our customers with all the tools needed to make each sale as complete and profitable as possible.

MediaZone offers a wide variety of information regarding the sales of printer media. From Labels 101 to finding a solution for a new label application, BlueStar's MediaZone gives you the best resources available in the AIDC  and POS industries.

We stock a wide variety of direct and thermal transfer labels, tags, and receipt paper. Custom items are also welcome. Visit our Custom Options section for more information about custom media. Our capabilities are second to none.

The BlueStar MediaZone can also handle your thermal transfer ribbon needs. We carry a full line of ribbons for  Citizen, Datamax, Sato, Star Micronics, TSC and Zebra printers.

If you're new to the industry, or want to learn more about how to grow your media sales, please contact us. BlueStar can provide on-site or in-house media training.

Labels, Tags, and Wristbands

We offer a full range of OEM and ThermaMark labels, tags, and wristbands.

Customizable options include:

  • Custom thermal transfer, direct thermal, EDP (dot matrix), inkjet and laser
  • Print up to 8 colors, including 4-color process
  • Convert materials up to 20-in. wide and 24-in. repeat
  • Print using standard and special inks, i.e. Thermo-chromatic and UV
  • Print variable information and consecutive numbers on and off-press
  • 1-sided and 2-sided printing
  • Pattern adhesives
  • Convert materials up to 14 mils thick
  • Reverse Printing
  • Provide material samples for testing

Ribbons and Rolls

We offer a full range of Point-of-Sale ribbons and rolls, including:

  • Thermal, Bond, and Carbonless rolls
  • “Sticky Paper”

Customizable options include:

  • Print up to 4 colors, front or back
  • Print using special inks, i.e. Thermo-chromatic and UV
  • Foils: solid and holographic

For larger opportunities:

  • Scented receipts
  • 6-color process printing (for near photographic qualities)

All stock labels and ribbons are ThermaMark or OEM





Request Custom Quote

Here’s what to expect after submitting a Custom Quote Request:

  • Requests are reviewed same day if submitted before 5PM EST
  • Custom Quotes are generally provided within 48 business hours of the request
  • Once the desire to Purchase is made, a PN is assigned within 24 business hours
  • Order is processed same day if received by 4PM EST
  • A CAD drawing is provided for approval within 72 business hours
  • Once the CAD drawing approval is received, Production begins
  • Production & Shipping times vary by quote (up to 15 business days)

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