These Pint Sized Printers Only Do Labels

After years of using word processing software on personal computers, there's one chore that still drives secretaries mad: typing address labels. Because it's so difficult to do on a conventional PC printer, secretaries often wind up doing labels on a typewriter--if they can find one. That's why a new market is emerging for computer printers that do only labels. Two companies have emerged as head-to-head rivals in this business: Avery Dennison Corp.'s Avery Commercial Products Div. and Seiko Instruments USA Inc.

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