18 February 2019

Textured labels create sensation


Textured labels for specialty foods and beverages Beautiful, textured labels at an affordable price printed on our Domino UV Digital Press With the only Domino UV Digital press in New England, Amherst Label can produce textured labels with patterns you can see and feel. Imagine the design possibilities! Ocean waves, sun rays, bricks, checkerboards, honeycombs, […]

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15 February 2019

Q&A with Sales Coordinator Jessica Ackerman


Jessica says, “The most meaningful thing about my job is helping my customers.” How would you describe your BACKGROUND? I am a customer service person. I have over 10 years of experience working with customers. I’m also a baker, with a professional certificate in Baking and Pastry from Lakes Region Community College. What would SURPRISE […]

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6 February 2019

Nye Hornor


Nye Hornor, VP of Sales and Marketing Nye says, “Turning around a job to help a customer meet a deadline or helping a co-worker come up with a solution is truly what makes my job meaningful.” Read on to get to know a little more about Amherst Label’s Nye Hornor. 1) How would you describe […]

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1 February 2019

Amherst Label renews commitment to green label printing


Amherst Label has applied for SGP Certification, replacing our LIFE environmental certification. Here’s what it’s all about. What does SGP mean? Sustainable Green Printing Partnership   Why SGP? Amherst Label earned environmental-certification in 2015 through the Tag and Label Manufacturers’ Institute (TLMI). At the time, we were one of only 19 companies in North America […]

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7 January 2019

Dawn Mahoney


Sales Manager Dawn Mahoney is pictured in our Digital Press Room with fellow manager Scott Vander-Heyden. Dawn says, “The best thing is the relationships I have made with customers and the part that we get to play in the success of their products….” Read on to get to know a little more about Amherst Label […]

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2 January 2019

Love your labels


3 SUM IPA. A play on words and symbols with lots of primary colors, Curtis Dopson’s design for this label is more geometric and abstract than his other label designs. His range is intentionally daring: “Even if someone is criticizing my label, at least they’re talking about us, hearing about us.” The exchange is all part of the […]

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11 December 2018

Ideas on Creativity and Innovation from TLMI


At the 2018 TLMI meeting this fall, Angela Calvetti Hornor and VP Nye Hornor from Amherst Label were very impressed with Josh Linkner’s presentation entitled “Harness Creativity & Innovation to Win.” Angela compiled her notes and Josh Linkner’s presentation links and shared the insights with Amherst Label employees at a Lunch & Learn in November. The […]

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14 November 2018

Amherst Label Team Focuses on Happiness


An educational program offered by the Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce in November echoes themes in Amherst Label’s Painted Picture Strategic Plan. Three members of the A-team attended the class and here’s what we learned. “When we are happier, we make fewer mistakes.” I bet that got your attention. On a Thursday evening in early […]

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31 August 2018

Labels have a role in 9/11 Memorial


Amherst Residents Rick and Libby Crocker honor 343 First Responders lost on 9/11 Save the date: 9/11 Memorial Tribute, Tuesday, September 11, 2018 6pm/Dusk Held at Rick and Libby Crocker’s home, 73 Boston Post Road, Amherst, NH Free, open to the public   Amherst Label was recently connected with a wonderful local 9/11 Memorial Tribute through […]

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18 July 2018

The Moving Wall


Amherst Label is proud to be part of this wonderful cause Edited 7/24, added these three photos by Bob Hug showing the Wall More Information about the Moving Wall coming to Amherst, NH When the Vietnam Memorial Wall comes to Amherst, NH, this week, employees of Amherst Label will visit alongside other residents of our region. […]

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16 May 2017

Textured Labels for Bee-Friendly Wildflower Packets




Our Domino Digital UV Press produces honey-comb textured labels for annual seed giveaway We are in year three of Amherst Label’s seed sharing campaign with the theme, “We’d love to help you GROW your business.” Year one was basil seeds with a pesto recipe from Papa Nick Calvetti. Year two we sent out sunflower seeds to […]

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9 May 2017

Textured labels create sensation




Textured labels for beverages Introducing beautiful, textured labels at an affordable price printed on our Domino UV Digital Press                   With the only Domino UV Digital press in New England, Amherst Label can produce textured labels with patterns you can see and feel. Imagine the design possibilities! […]

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10 April 2017

Award-winning Label Printer




Nye Hornor, Andrea Philbrick and Cody Gardner accept awards on behalf of Amherst Label. One thing industrious people do NOT excel at is STOPPING to celebrate accomplishments. High-producing printers are no exception. It takes quite a bit of nagging by the marketing department to get award nominees from our customer service and production departments. Projects […]

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27 March 2017

Made in NH Labels and Products




Why you want to go to the Made in NH Expo each spring Originally written Friday, March 24, immediately after exiting the exhibit floor The Common Man chefs (locations in Concord, Merrimack and Lincoln) are serving up crab cakes accompanied by delectable sauces for $2 each, all proceeds benefit CASA, the nonprofit advocates for neglected children. […]

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21 February 2017

Goal-setting and Accountability in a Label Manufacturing Setting




  Could achieving goals really be as easy as pie? Here’s the 4-point premise discussed today at a Soup & Seminar program at Amherst Label. Make a pie chart with eight slices; one for each of the following: Family, Friends, Fun, House/Home, Growth, Health, Money and Work. Rate each slice on a scale of 1-10, […]

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13 February 2017

Custom Label Adhesives




Adhering to schedules and substrates You could say Jim Cutler is Amherst Label’s weather forecaster. In addition to his role as facilities manager in charge of plowing, the rooftop solar array, and maintaining the property, as purchasing manager, Jim gauges when suppliers will be able to deliver on-time and when a Nor’easter could derail production […]

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3 February 2017

Taking the pain out of ordering labels




At Amherst Label, our service philosophy is simple: identify your needs and provide the solution. We are the label company that makes life easier, helping you through ordering, designing, stock and adhesive selection, application and delivery. We take the pain out of label ordering. Our triple-tech approach to label manufacturing is one way we can do this. […]

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22 December 2016

Amherst Label Stands Behind Returning Veterans




Veteran Victory Farm One of five special programs for veterans managed by Veteran Homestead Inc. of Gardner, MA Amherst Label is veteran-owned and managed, and has been for more than three decades. We’ve seen good times and challenging times and do the best we can to help our customers and employees through whatever tough situations arise. Some […]

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29 November 2016

Noni’s Toffee Digital Labels a Sweet Success Story




Digital labels are perfect for Noni’s Toffee because Stephanie needs to add new lots and change information frequently. We can make changes for her and go right to press. No new plates. High-quality, beautiful labels in small quantities with no extra charges.—Nye Hornor Custom Labels for Specialty Foods With special permission, we can picture Stephanie Jay here. She keeps […]

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17 November 2016

FLEXO LABEL ADVANTAGE GROUP wowed at Amherst Label




Milford NH. Sixty professionals from the US label industry—manufacturers and suppliers from all over the country—convened on Wednesday at the 6th Annual FLAG members meeting at sites in Bedford, Amherst and Milford, NH. The acronym FLAG stands for Flexo Label Advantage Group, and is, among other things, a buyers group connecting vendors and manufacturers for mutual benefit. Described as […]

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