Progressive ID


Progressive ID, now a member of the Reflex Group, is a long established and dynamic company formed in 1999 whose staff have over 45 years combined experience in the labelling, packaging and auto ID industries.

Our strategy has always been to establish ourselves as the preferred supplier to our customers, by providing industry relevant experience, market leading products at realistic prices, all supported by a dedicated and focused team of professionals.

We have been involved in numerous large and small projects in both industry and at a Tier 1 level in some long established high street retail environments, add to this our vast and extensive knowledge of the UKs produce industry and its critical labelling requirements. This has enabled us to considerably enhance our knowledge base and has been a key factor in gaining several prestigious contracts with UK and global brand leaders.

Progressive ID is a dedicated, flexible resource for any bar-coding, labelling and product identification project. We believe strongly in continuous development through investment in technology and the recruitment of key staff. This investment enables us to continue offering a solid reliable service to our customers.

Our customer retention rate is among the best in the industry and that's because we deliver the goods to the quality requested, in the time expected.

Toshiba Thermal Transfer Ribbons

Progressive ID are a leading UK supplier of Toshiba Thermal Transfer Ribbons to business customers. Our biggest selling thermal ribbon is the Toshiba AG2 Wax-resin due to its superb quality and wide application.

  • Wax-resin ribbons
  • Wax ribbons
  • Resin ribbons

Progressive ID are also a major supply of compatible thermal ribbons for all makes of thermal label printers including inline coders. We source thermal transfer ribbons from leading global manufacturers. 

Toshiba Thermal Transfer Ribbons

Thermal Transfer Printers

Progressive ID are a specialist Toshiba Premium Partner offering the full range of industrial, desktop and mobile printers. New products such as the Toshiba B-EX4 printer boasts print speeds up to 14 inches per second, an improved graphical user display and the latest connection options in USB 2.0 and Ethernet fitted as standard.

  • Industrial printers
  • Desktop printers
  • Mobile printers

We stock a complete range of accessories for label printing such as rewinders, label counters and dispensers, cleaning products and barcode verifiers. 

Thermal Transfer Printers

Printer Service and Support

We are specialists in the service and repair of Toshiba TEC printers provided by the Toshiba Engineer Network—the most comprehensive in the UK—to provide fast on-site servicing. Progressive ID offer the full range of service options from ad-hoc service visits, to workshop repair and service contracts.

  • Ad-hoc service
  • Service contracts
  • Telephone and online support

Our telephone support is here to provide technical support for all of our products and we are proud of the fact that we can resolve many issues over the phone without the need to book an engineer. 

Printer Service and Support

DataGuard - Leading Label Software

Developed specifically with fresh produce companies to be the most reliable software available. Part of our Vector Labelling software, DataGuard makes label printing very easy while being totally secure.

Features include:

  • Fully automated date calculation including shelf life values.
  • Print time controls for adjustments including margin controls and printer settings.
  • Quick and easy label format searching.
  • Database driven.

Bespoke solutions available to tailor to your specific business needs.

DataGuard - Leading Label Software

About Progressive ID

Progressive ID are a specialist business-to-business supplier and solutions provider of auto ID and labelling systems. We are Toshiba Premium Partner accredited as both Media and Service Specialists as well as being official resellers for major brands such as Zebra, Datalogic, Axicon, Opticon and TSC.

Progressive ID are ISO 9001:2008 accredited.

About Progressive ID
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