Benefits of using

Unparalleled quality

Ribbons made with the finest components: PET base film, chemical components, colour pigments, ribbon cardboard cores, decorative leader, packaging

Ribbons slit with sharp blades to ensure a neat finishing and no dust residue

70% of inkanto® ribbons are slit with robotized machines to guarantee quality consistency

Each ribbon is wound with a specific tension adapted to the ink grade ensuring an optimal functionality and good aging

A total of 23 certifications delivered to ARMOR production sites for Quality, Safety, Environment and Energy Management Systems

Enjoy complete peace of mind using the brand of the worlds leading TTR manufacturer

Ribbons from the leader

35 years’ experience in developing Thermal Transfer ribbons

Long-term investments to benefit the future of this technology

Ribbons made to the highest quality and environmental standards

Ribbon performances tested on all types of Thermal Transfer printers

All ribbons are 100% designed and manufactured by ARMOR

Supporting a responsible identification which cares about consumer health and safety

You can easily see and test inkanto® ribbon performances 
Industrial perfection from raw materials’ selection up to the final packaging

Wax Wax-resin / Resin

The most comprehensive Thermal Transfer ribbon 
range in the market

• Competitive ribbons to cover the most price sensitive
• Standard ribbons that offer the widest scope of performances 
• High-performance specialty products for the most stringent

A full range of colour ribbons is also available

A range tailored for all your printing needs

Free cleaning wipe

Maximize the print performance of your print-head

Reduce the risks of poor print results

Cleaning the print-head is the first corrective
action to take when the print result is

     Easy to use by any personnel, the cleaning wipe
     is attached to a simple user guide

Each box of inkanto®  ribbons contains a print-head cleaning wipe

Certificate of Conformity

An online Certificate of Conformity for each ribbon
accessible with the QR code on each box and ribbon label

Read it, download it or print it, it is very easy

Contains all product information (product description, certifications and printer compatibilities)

A simple online form to report any technical issue
or question

An inkanto® ribbon has nothing tohide, you get all quality data with it 

Lifetime guarantee

inkanto® ribbons are guaranteed for life against any manufacturing defect

The guarantee is included on the products and their documentations so that your operators are fully aware 

Storage conditions and handling instructions appear
on the box

Risk free ribbons allow you to focus on your business fundamentals


An inkanto® ribbon is easy to use: all important information is clearly visible

inkanto® ribbon families are identified by colour codes helping to reduce the possibility of errors

Very legible labels on the box and ribbon to highlight the important information about the product:
• Dimensions
• Code 128 for the part number
• Traceability information
• Production date
• QR code to the ribbon online Certificate
    of Conformity

Make a safe choice

Certifications and approvals covering inkanto® 
ribbons help you meet the requirements of very demanding applications and environmental concerns

inkanto® ribbons can meet the following certifications: 
Food Contact Europe and USA, Heavy metals, Halogens, REACH, California Proposition 65, UL 969, Drug Master File, BS5609, and many others

Your industry specific regulations will be investigated

inkanto inkanto® fulfil safety and industryspecific requirements

Ribbon certifications

Make your first opinion with the real printed labels visible
on each inkanto® product datasheet

You can use the inkanto® ribbon sample offer to validate your choice 

Each inkanto® ribbon is available in individual sample boxes: providing the opportunity to test in your own environment

Ribbon samples are made with the same care and
same identification details as standard inkanto®
ribbons: you won’t be disappointed

Each sample box shows the product data for easy ordering