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At-A-Glance: Industrial & Commercial Barcode and Label Printers

Label Printers (Brother QL and TD Series)
Desktop Label and BarCode Printer
  • Complete barcode software and label printing solution
  • Uses Genuine Brother™ or most medium/high sensitivity direct thermal label, receipt and tag media up to 4" wide
  • Fully compatible with Windows® OS computers, including Windows® 7¹
  • Includes PT-Editor 5 professional barcode and label design/print software application
  • Prints high quality 300 dpi text, graphics and barcodes
  • Fast, host based printing – up to 4.3 ips
  • Download templates and print from a barcode scanner, keyboard or other standalone device
  • Reliable built-in automatic cutter
  • Clam shell cover and no spindle, drop in roll design
  • USB 2.0 and RS-232C serial interface connectivity
The TD-2020 is a compact 2.2in wide, 203dpi desktop thermal printer that quickly prints labels, tags and receipts for retail applications up to 6ips
  • High Speed Printing – Prints up to 6ips in 203dpi print resolution
  • Small Size, But Big on Performance – Although these printers are among the smallest desktop thermal printers in their class, they also lead in performance over many 203 dpi print resolution desktop thermal printers
  • Ergonomic Design – Uses an innovative spindle-less design that accepts labels, tags or receipt media with virtually any core size for a true drop-in media roll loading experience on a desktop, cart or even mounted to a wall
  • Adjustable Edge-to-Edge Media Sensor - Flexibility to detect and print on more types of existing thermal media to help avoid converting custom media
  • Complete Label Printing Solution – Comes with the full version of the Brother P-touch® Editor software application with advanced design tools and printing features
  • Print From a Database – Helps save time and increase accuracy by printing labels, tags and receipts linked directly to Microsoft® SQL Server®, Access® or Excel® database files
  • Two Year, "At your side" Limited Warranty – As a commitment to reliability, the entire label printer is covered under a two year limited warranty, including the print head no matter the amount of media you print every day
Desktop Network BarCode and Label Printer
  • Complete barcode software and network label printing solution
  • Uses Genuine Brother™ or most medium/high sensitivity direct thermal label, receipt and tag media up to 4" wide
  • Fully compatible with Windows® OS computers, including Windows® 7¹
  • Includes PT-Editor 5 professional barcode and label design/print software application
  • Prints high quality 300 dpi text, graphics and barcodes
  • Fast, host based printing – up to 4.3 ips
  • Download templates and print from a barcode scanner, keyboard or other standalone device
  • Reliable built-in automatic cutter
  • Clam shell cover and no spindle, drop in roll design
  • 10/100 Base TX Ethernet, USB 2.0 and RS-232C serial interface connectivity
The TD-2120N is a compact 2.2in wide, 203dpi powered desktop/network thermal printer that quickly prints labels, tags and receipts for retail applications up to 6ips
  • High Speed Printing – Prints up to 6ips in 203dpi print resolution
  • Small Size, But Big on Performance – Although these printers are among the smallest desktop thermal printers in their class, they also lead in performance over many 203 dpi print resolution desktop thermal printers
  • Ergonomic Design – Uses an innovative spindle-less design that accepts labels, tags or receipt media with virtually any core size for a true drop-in media roll loading experience on a desktop, cart or even mounted to a wall
  • Complete Label Printing Solution – Comes with the full version of the Brother P-touch® Editor software application with advanced design tools and printing features
  • Print From a Database – Helps save time and increase accuracy by printing labels, tags and receipts linked directly to Microsoft® SQL Server®, Access® or Excel® database files
  • Two Year, "At your side" Limited Warranty – As a commitment to reliability, the entire label printer is covered under a two year limited warranty, including the print head no matter the amount of media you print every day
  • Adjustable Edge-to-Edge Media Sensor - Flexibility to detect and print on more types of existing thermal media to help avoid converting custom media
  • Bridges The Gap Between Desktop and Mobile Printers – With the rechargeable battery, these printers become powered desktop thermal printers and operate like a mobile printer with higher media capacity and desktop printer options like a peeler and a touch panel LCD display for use off-line or as a standalone solution
  • Cut the cords – With an optional Li-ion rechargeable battery and wireless Wi-Fi® or Bluetooth® interface, you can print from a desktop or network thermal printer from virtually any location in the retail store, regardless of having a power outlet and/or network interface port nearby
  • Battery Powered Model – Powered desktop and network thermal printer model configurations are available with a long life rechargeable Li-ion battery and charged by the printer power adapter or optional external 4-bay charger
The TD-2130N is a compact 2.2in wide, 300dpi powered desktop/network thermal printer that quickly prints labels, tags and receipts for retail applications up to 6ips
  • Bridges The Gap Between Desktop and Mobile Printers – With the rechargeable battery, these printers become powered desktop thermal printers and operate like a mobile printer with higher media capacity and desktop printer options like a peeler and a touch panel LCD display for use off-line or as a standalone solution
  • Cut the cords – With an optional Li-ion rechargeable battery and wireless Wi-Fi® or Bluetooth® interface, you can print from a desktop or network thermal printer from virtually any location in the retail store, regardless of having a power outlet and/or network interface port nearby
  • Wide Range of Printing Solutions – Comes with Windows® network and computer printer drivers for virtually seamless integration with many existing solutions. SDK's available for iOS®, Android® and Windows Mobile® devices
  • Print On A Cart – Brother™ designed these printers with a compact footprint to help provide the most usable work space on a cart versus nearly all competitive printers in its class. The Li-ion rechargeable battery option does not increase the compact footprint and provides mobility to a desktop thermal printer
  • Standalone Printing Solution – A touch panel and LCD display option is available for printing labels, tags or receipts off-line or as a standalone printer without a computer or a mobile device. Ideal for on-demand printing of price and "best before" freshness labels right in a food preparation area, or download information from a database and print shelf-edge, price and mark-down tags and labels in-aisle
  • Small Size, But Big on Performance – Although these printers are among the smallest desktop thermal printers in their class, they also lead in performance over many 300 dpi print resolution desktop thermal printers
  • Ergonomic Design – Uses an innovative spindle-less design that accepts labels, tags or receipt media with virtually any core size for a true drop-in media roll loading experience on a desktop, cart or even mounted to a wall
  • High Speed Printing – Prints up to 6ips in 300dpi print resolution
  • Battery Powered Model – Powered desktop and network thermal printer model configurations are available with a long life rechargeable Li-ion battery and charged by the printer power adapter or optional external 4-bay charger
  • Print From a Database – Helps save time and increase accuracy by printing labels, tags and receipts linked directly to Microsoft® SQL Server®, Access® or Excel® database files
  • Connectivity Options – Ethernet LAN, USB 2.0, Host USB and Serial RS-232 interface ports comes standard on most models, with the option to add wireless Wi-Fi® WLAN or Bluetooth® interfaces
  • Print & Apply Solution – Optional peeler automatically separates the label from the liner and positions the label to help "pick" the printed label from the printer and apply it using just one hand. Removal of the label allows the next label to print automatically
  • Adjustable Edge-to-Edge Media Sensor - Flexibility to detect and print on more types of existing thermal media to help avoid converting custom media
  • Complete Label Printing Solution – Comes with the full version of the Brother P-touch® Editor software application with advanced design tools and printing features
  • Two Year, "At your side" Limited Warranty – As a commitment to reliability, the entire label printer is covered under a two year limited warranty, including the print head no matter the amount of media you print every day
Healthcare thermal printer with TrustSense™ smart technology
  • Versatile Thermal Printing Solution Helps With Seamless Integration Into New and Existing Work Flow Processes
  • Uses TrustSense™ Smart Media Technology - Just Drop In The Media, No Spindle or Calibration Needed
  • Print at the Point of Care Using Optional Li-ion Battery and Wireless WLAN or Bluetooth® Interface
  • Compact Footprint Fits on a Cart or Crowded Workstations
  • High 300dpi Printing Resolution Helps Make Small Text Easier to Read and Scanning Barcodes More Accurate and Reliable
  • Fast 6ips Print Speed at High Resolution Means Virtually No Waiting to Print Wristbands and Labels
  • Future Proof Design - Purchase Optional Accessories With Printer or After Deployment
  • Larger Media Capacity Over Mobile Printers Results in Less Frequent Media Changing That Helps Reduce Down Time and Increase Productivity
  • Fully Integrated Touch Panel, User Interface and LCD Display Option Offers Customizable Off-Line or Standalone Printing Solutions
  • Comes Standard with 2 Years Limited Warranty that Helps Assures Operational Confidence and Reliability
  • Wide Range of Compatible Software Solutions Including ZPL II® Emulation, Windows® WHQL Certified Printer Driver, Windows® Printing App and SDK, iOS® Printing App and SDK, Android® Printing App and SDK, and Windows Mobile® SDK
Ptouch® Labelers (PT Series)
Compact, Industrial Labeling Tool
  • Full Featured, Easy to Use Handheld Industrial Labeling Tool
  • Rugged, Compact & Lightweight – Weighs Under 1 lb. with Tape & Batteries
  • Prints Durable Laminated Labels for Indoor & Outdoor Labeling Applications
  • Smart Tape Sensing Automatically Selects the Right Size Font – Just Type & Print a Label!
  • Print Multiple Copies & Auto Increment
  • Built-In Library of Over 100 Commercial & Industrial Symbols
  • Prints up to 24 Point Size Equivalent Text for Easy to Read Labels
  • Large 12-Character Display for Easy Viewing
  • Choose From 4 Tape Widths: 3.5mm, 6mm, 9mm, 12mm
  • Automatically Add Time & Date to Any Label
Industrial Compact Labeling System
  • Standalone label printing system includes display, keyboard and cutter - priced to equip everybody on the team
  • Interactive menu for specific applications and smart technology help reduce key strokes and time to layout and print a label
  • Compact size and light weight - weighs less than 1 lb and is easy to carry onto every job site
  • Large LCD display with application icons - provides at-a-glance information to confidently know you are printing the right type of label
  • Faster print speed - prints up to 0.78 ips which is 2x faster than previous Brother TZ tape models
  • Uses HGe and TZe tape - all in one, drop in cartridge design helps ensure you get the best print quality and makes replacing media virtually trouble free
  • Smart layout technology - smart media sensing technology automatically picks the right layout settings to just type and print a label
  • Prints polyester (PET) laminated labels - extremely durable labels that can withstand abrasion, fading, extreme temperatures, chemicals, moisture and other harsh conditions
  • Comes as a kit at the price of just an industrial labeling system - comes with labeling system, protective carrying case and TZeS221 laminated label tape (8m)
  • 2 Year "At your side" limited exchange warranty - helps assure operational confidence and reliability, and helps minimize down time
Compact Rechargeable Label Printer
  • Quick and Easy Label Creation
    - Easy one-key access for templates and symbols
    - Automatic tape cutter
  • Also connects to PC for more flexibility
  • Automatic cutter
  • Built-in industrial templates and symbols
  • Easy grip, horizontal style machine
  • LCD Display: 15 character x 2 line graphic display
  • Memory functions to store frequently used labels
  • Ni-MH rechargeable power source - no need to buy batteries!
  • Print on durable laminated labels from 6mm to 18mm wide
  • Prints up to 5 lines, 7 sizes, 4 character widths
  • QWERTY (Typewriter style) keyboard with one key operation
  • Rechargeable Battery
    - Remove from cradle for on-site labeling
    - Replace to recharge and be ready for next
  • PC-Ready
    - Connect to PC for special labeling products
    - Also, a full-function stand-alone labeler
  • High Visibility LCD Display
    - Label preview - see your work before printing
    - Graphical, 15 character x 2 line display
Commercial & Industrial Labeling Tool
  • Rugged Design with Rubber Impact Guards
  • Prints Extremely Durable, Laminated Labels
  • Brother® Smart Technology – Just Type & Print a Label!
  • Bright, Easy to See Backlit Display
  • Up to 62 point Printing Size
  • Prints 5 Label Sizes – 6mm to 24mm
  • Carrying Case & AC Adapter Included
  • 164 Industrial Symbols
  • Bar Code Label Printing Solution
  • 2 Year Limited Exchange Warranty
Industrial Handheld Labeling Tool With Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
  • Comes as a kit at the price of just an industrial labeling system - Standalone label printing system includes carrying case, PT-E300 with display, keyboard & cutter, rechargeable battery, AC adapter & tape
  • Smart label application keys - Simple menus for common applications with smart technology, help reduce key strokes and time to print the right looking label
  • QWERTY keyboard - Entering data is as natural & intuitive as texting or sending a message
  • Advanced serialization options - Helps save time printing single or multiple labels with serialized data
  • Compatible with Flexible ID tape & heat shrink tubing - More options to mark cables, fiber and wire
  • Faster print speed - Prints up to 0.78 ips which is 2x faster than many previous Brother models
  • Optimized character font shaping & accurate print positioning - Prints high quality text and barcodes
  • Large back-lit LCD display with application icons - Provides at-a-glance information to confidently know you are printing the right type of label
  • Uses HGe, TZe and HSe tape - All in one, drop in cartridge design helps ensure you get the best print quality and makes replacing media virtually trouble free
  • Prints polyester (PET) laminated labels - Extremely durable labels that can withstand abrasion, fading, extreme temperatures, chemicals, moisture and other harsh conditions
  • 2 Year "At your side" limited exchange warranty - Helps assure operational confidence and reliability, and helps minimize down time
Rechargeable, Download-Ready Industrial Labeling Tool
  • Rugged Design with Rubber Impact Guards
  • Design & Download Label Templates
  • Transfer, Edit & Print From a Database
  • Download Logos & Other Graphic Files
  • Brother® Smart Technology – Just Type & Print a Label!
  • Bright, Easy to See Backlit Display
  • Software, Rechargeable Battery Pack & AC Adapter Included
  • 164 Industrial Symbols
  • Bar Code Label Printing Solution
  • 2 Year Limited Exchange Warranty
Industrial Handheld Labeling Tool w/ Auto Cutter & Computer Connectivity
  • Better Price for an Industrial Handheld Labeling Tool Kit – Get a powerful industrial labeling tool kit with label design software at the price of just the competitive labeler
  • Computer Connectivity – Comes with software to design and print custom labels from a computer, or download them into the labeling tool and print without a computer
  • Print Labels Faster – New mechanism design with built-in fully automatic cutter is compatible with HGe tape for producing labels up to 3x faster than previous models
  • Smart Labeling Application Keys – Designed to help you save time and start printing labels for cables, faceplates, patch panels and more without the learning curve or reading user manuals
  • Easy to Understand Large LCD Display – Larger back-lit LCD display shows at-a-glance all the label design settings, including label application icons and print preview to know what the label will look like before printing
  • Advanced Alpha and Numeric Serializing – Quickly preprint labels for a project by automatically incrementing a number and/or letter individually or simultaneously
  • Prints on Heat Shrink Tubing – Compatible with the new line of HSe heat shrink tubing that is smear resistant for marking cables, fiber and wires
  • HGe and TZe Tapes – Compatible with HGe and TZe tapes that offer adhesive and color choices for virtually any labeling application
Industrial Wireless Handheld Labeling Tool w/ Auto Strip Cutter & Computer Connectivity
  • Better Price for an Industrial Handheld Labeling Tool Kit – Get a powerful industrial labeling tool kit with label design software at the price of just the competitive labeler
  • Wireless Connectivity – Comes with software to design and print custom labels wirelessly from a computer, tablet or mobile device, or wireless transfer them into the labeling tool and print without a computer
  • Wirelessly Transfer Label Designs & Databases to the Job Site – Designed for labeling bigger projects onsite by entering a few characters to search the database and then print the labels
  • Send Database from MS Excel file to the Job Site using a Cloud Server or Email and Use Computer, Tablet or Mobile Device to Transfer into the Labeling Tool
  • Search and Edit Database in Labeling Tool, and Upload As-Built Database to a Computer to Convert Back Into a MS Excel File
  • Automatic Strip Cutter Prints Strip of Labels From a Database – Helps save time and helps reduce human input error
  • Print Strip of Labels Faster – New mechanism design with built-in fully automatic strip cutter is compatible with HGe tape for producing labels up to 3x faster than previous models
  • Prints Wider Labels – New font sizing technology enables printing more clearly formed and readable characters on a 24mm wide label that is ideal for conforming to the short and long ANSI/EIA/TIA-606x identifier format
  • Smart Labeling Application Keys – Designed to help you save time and start printing labels for cables, faceplates, patch panels and more without the learning curve or reading user manuals
  • Advanced Alpha and Numeric Serializing – Quickly preprint labels for a project by automatically incrementing a number and/or letter individually or simultaneously
  • Easy to Use Labeling Solution – Comfortable grip design for one or two hands operation, large backlit display and QWERTY keyboard helps make printing labels as simple as texting or sending a message
  • Easy to Understand Large LCD Display – Larger back-lit LCD display shows at-a-glance all the label design settings, including label application icons and print preview to know what the label will look like before printing
  • Reliability to Count On – Based on a long history of making high quality, reliable products, Brother offers a 2 year limited exchange warranty service standard with the P-touch EDGE® line of labeling products
  • HGe and TZe Tapes – Compatible with HGe and TZe tapes that offer adhesive and color choices for virtually any labeling application
  • Prints Laminated Labels – Innovative technology prints and laminates the label automatically, encapsulating the print between two protective layers for more durability and resistance against harsh conditions like abrasion, extreme temperatures, chemicals and moisture, plus giving the label a superior finish
  • Prints on Heat Shrink Tubing – Compatible with the new line of HSe heat shrink tubing that is smear resistant for marking cables, fiber and wires
  • Thermal Transfer Printing Made Simple – Uses an all-in-one, drop-in cartridge design that helps ensure you get the best print quality and makes replacing media virtually trouble free by reducing wrinkled ink ribbons, alignment problems and poor print quality from incompatible media or wrong imaging settings
  • UL Recognized Labels – All label components and print imaging for certain Brother industrial quality tapes¹ have been tested by Underwriters Laboratories and the printed laminated label is a certified UL recognized component (PGJI2.MH21016)
Desktop Thermal BarCode Label Printer
  • Complete barcode software and laminated label printing solution
  • Prints high quality, extremely durable laminated thermal transfer labels
  • Compatible with Windows® OS computers, including Windows® 7²
  • Drop in tape cartridge design helps make media replacement simple and trouble free
  • Includes PT-Editor 5 professional barcode and label design/print sofware application
  • Prints high quality 360 dpi text, graphics and barcodes
  • Fast, host based printing – up to 3.1 ips¹
  • Reliable built-in automatic cutter
  • USB 2.0 and RS-232C serial interface connectivity
  • Attractive, small footprint printer design
Desktop Network Thermal Label and Barcode Printer
  • Complete barcode software and network label printing solution
  • Prints high quality, extremely durable laminated thermal transfer labels
  • Compatible with Windows® OS computers, including Windows® 7²
  • Drop in tape cartridge design helps make media replacement simple and trouble free
  • Includes PT-Editor 5 professional barcode and label design/print software application
  • Download templates and print from a barcode scanner, keyboard, or other standalone device
  • Prints high quality 360 dpi text, graphics and barcodes
  • Fast, host based printing – up to 3.1 ips¹
  • Reliable built-in automatic cutter
  • 10/100 Base TX Ethernet, USB 2.0 (host and peripheral) and RS-232C serial interface connectivity
‡/† See the individual detail product pages for all conditions & system requirement links.