Lumber & Building Materials Industry

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Optimize Marking and Coding in the Lumber & Building Materials Industry for Consistency and Quality

Industrial environments can be dusty and harsh, they house a wide range of materials, shapes, and sizes of products. Coding needs may vary based on customer, substrate & regulations, but consistency and quality are paramount across the board when looking for a marking and coding system. Bulky & heavy materials are often marked manually. Stencils, markers, and handwritten codes are prone to error and time consuming. Our low/no maintenance handheld and inline thermal inkjet systems will maximize your up-time. Our TIJ printers will provide accurate imprints on a wide range of materials, including lumber, pallets and building materials.

Are your parts large, awkward, and heavy? Our products are lightweight and mobile and can be carried with you to mark your products right where they are. We have solutions for backup to inline, pilot facilities, test batches, environments with many different SKUs & reprinting miscoded products. Quality and precision handheld & inline inkjet solutions that will help you simplify your printing process.

Completely Customizable, User Friendly, High Resolution

  • Imprints in all of our printers are completely customizable. No matter what state you are in or regulation you need to meet our printers are the perfect solution.
  • Increase speed, accuracy and efficiency in any environment with our user friendly and light weight equipment.
  • Don’t ruin your beautiful packaging and branding with unsightly and hard to read labels. Our handheld and inline inkjet systems print high resolution graphics, alphanumerics and barcodes directly on any product surface or shape.

Call or Email Us to Discuss Your Application With an Industry Expert Today!

After 4 decades in the Marking and Coding industry we can guarantee expertise and enthusiasm. With a FREE and concise consultation, we will guide you to an inkjet solution that is customized for you!


Our handheld and inline inkjet equipment are the maintenance free & customizable printers that your company needs to print variable data onto your varying packaging and materials.

Regular auditing under state and federal lumber guidelines is common. Inconsistencies and rough surfaces in wood and building materials can make it difficult to get legible imprints on your products. Using rubber stamps is outdated and reinking them over and over is messy and time consuming. Stay current with regulations and client requirements. Print 1D & 2D barcodes, alphanumeric text, IPPC, HT, Mill ID, species, inspector ID, traceability data, lot codes, serial numbers, shift codes, client ID, on to raw, coated, varnished wood, metal, plastic, cardboard, foam, concrete and more.

After 40+ years in the marking and coding industry we understand the demands and variations in production environments and packaging materials. We will help you solve your challenges and guide you to a long-lasting solution.

No matter what type of packaging you have, we can help increase the speed, accuracy, and efficiency of your operation. Start maximizing your productivity today by giving us a call for a FREE consultation.

  • Ceramic
  • Composites
  • Concrete
  • Corrugate
  • Drywall
  • Extrusions
  • Flexible Packaging
  • Gypsum
  • Insulation
  • Lumber
  • Metal
  • PVC
  • Paper
  • Particleboard
  • Plastic
  • Plywood
  • Polymers
  • Rigid Packaging
  • Tile
  • Timber
  • Vinyl

Direct To Product Legible Marking Keeps Your Company Up To Date With Regulations

Quickly and Easily Change Required Information Any Time You Need to Adjust or Update Your Marking and Coding

Required Marking and Coding May Include:

  • 1D & 2D Barcodes
  • Alphanumeric Text
  • Batch Codes
  • Bottled On Dates
  • Cage Codes
  • Case Count
  • Certifications Marks
  • Contact Information
  • Country Of Origin
  • Customer Information
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Department #
  • Description
  • Eco Labels
  • Expiration Dates
  • Graphics
  • Heat Codes
  • Inspector ID Information
  • Internal & External Traceability
  • Item Number
  • License & Registration Numbers
  • Lot Codes
  • Manufacturer Information
  • Markings
  • Model Number
  • Origin & Destination Information
  • PO Numbers
  • Pallet License Plate
  • Panel Grades
  • Part Numbers
  • Product Dimensions
  • Product Identification
  • Product Name
  • Quantity
  • SKU #
  • SSCC Codes
  • Serial Codes
  • Shift Codes
  • Sizes
  • Span Ratings
  • Times
  • Track and Trace Information
  • Warning Symbols
  • Weight

Typical Types Of Lumber, Pallet & Building Materials Packaging:

  • Adapters
  • Bags
  • Barrels
  • Blister Packs
  • Bottle Carriers
  • Bottles
  • Buckets
  • Bulk Cargo Boxes
  • Bushings
  • Cable
  • Can Carriers
  • Cans
  • Cartons
  • Cases
  • Casks
  • Containers
  • Corrugated Can Trays
  • Corrugated Pads
  • Couplings
  • Crates
  • Display Boxes
  • Dividers
  • Drums
  • Easy-Fold Mailers
  • Elbows
  • Fiber Drums
  • Fittings
  • Foil Packets
  • Foil Pouches
  • Foldable Containers
  • Folding Boxes
  • Framing
  • Handles
  • Hazmat Boxes
  • Insulated Shippers
  • Jars
  • Jars
  • Laminated Bulk Bins
  • Lids
  • Metal Pallets
  • Multi-Depth Boxes
  • Multi-Wall Paper Sacks
  • Open Deck Pallets
  • Pails
  • Pallet Collars
  • Pallet Covers & Lids
  • Pallet Wraps
  • Pallets
  • Paper Inserts
  • Parts
  • Pipes
  • Plastic & Composite Plastic Bins
  • Pouches
  • Racks
  • Sacks
  • Sheet Metal
  • Shelving
  • Shipping Containers
  • Shipping Sacks
  • Shipping
  • Shrink Film
  • Stack-Nest Containers
  • Studs
  • Tees
  • Tetra Pak
  • Transport Containers
  • Trays
  • Tubes
  • Tubes
  • Weather-Resistant Boxes
  • Wire
  • Wooden Bins
  • Wooden Reels/Spools

Unique Features Equal Unique Benefits for Marking and Coding on Lumber, Pallet, & Building Products

Print on Any Surface

Our printers are capable of utilizing water-based, solvent-based, and varying ink colors within the same unit, as well as specialty security inks for durable and crisp imprints in any environment on any surface.

Regulatory Compliance

Our flexible printers give you the ability to keep up with constantly evolving state and federal regulatory requirements.

Visibility & Control

Improve inventory management and product identification by making sure every piece of inventory is properly marked with clear, durable and accurate information. Simplifying recalls, enhancing traceability, preventing counterfeiting and diversion.

Highly Mobile

100% mobile thanks to our portable and lightweight handheld design, HP cartridge-based technology and rechargeable battery operation.

Scan Convert Print

SCAN any barcode with your handheld scanner, match information in your database, convert the data and seamlessly send data via bluetooth or USB to our handheld printers to print in barcode, 2D code or human readable form.

Increase Productivity

Improve staff speed and productivity with direct to surface marking, along with lightweight, portable, ergonomic design and durable construction.


Contact us and we will help you select the printer and ink that suits your application.


Print directly onto any plastic surface with AMI’s quick drying ink options. Quickly and efficiently switch between an assortment of ink colors within the same unit, to print on light and dark color plastics.


Print durable codes directly onto a variety of wooden surfaces with light and dark ink options. Contact us and we will help you select the printer and ink that is best for your application.


Print durable codes directly onto a variety of metal with light and dark ink options. Contact us and we will help you select the printer and ink that is best for your application.


Need to print on cardboard? We have a solution for you! Print quickly and accurately on all of your cardboard packaging- no matter the shape or size.

Recommended Models for the Lumber & Building Materials Industry

jetStamp 1025

jetStamp 1025

With the click of a button, the AMI/Reiner JetStamp 1025 is the most flexible and function packed handheld printer ever brought to market.

jetStamp graphic 970

jetStamp graphic 970

The jetStamp Graphic 970 is one of the most advanced marking and coding tools available. It sets the standard in terms of flexibility, reliability, and efficiency.

Reiner 940

Reiner 940

The 940 has you covered whether you need to print on absorbent or non-absorbent surfaces. Industrial strength, crisp imprints, and mobility on the go!

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