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Custom and Sequential PVC QR Code Sew On Clothing Labels


Our USA made pvc labels offer detail that can capture QR codes. There are many QR code labels that are paper but none are sew on pvc labels like ours. We make our pvc labels in San Diego. And we also do the sewing to make it a one stop shop for designers and clothing companies.

In the…


Added by Diane Chapman on February 14, 2015 at 5:18pm — No Comments

How To Use PVC Labels and Patches for Uniforms

The use of sew on pvc labels and patches has become fairly common for the uniform industry, especially popular eating establishments. As a way to update and modernize their look , many restaurant chains have switched over from the common embroidery patches to our USA made pvc labels. The Buffalo Wild Wings pvc label is a great example of the detail that pvc can offer. If this design were done in with embroidery, the label…


Added by Diane Chapman on January 10, 2015 at 2:22pm — No Comments

How To Use Custom 2D PVC Zipper Pulls for garments and bags

One of the tricks to creating your brand image is to be subtle.....not too pronounced.

The use of zipper pulls is a wonderful way to add your brand name to the garment or the bag without overwhelming it. On bags, there can be as few as one zipper pull and as many as 6-10 or more, depending on the size of the item.

The 2D pvc zipper pulls can be four color process or 2D pvc. The four color process banana…


Added by Diane Chapman on October 31, 2014 at 4:33pm — No Comments

Velcro Patches Becoming Hot Item

Local San Diego apparel trim manufacturer notes surge in requests for USA Made custom velcro patches.

Not just military customers, but companies that make guns, ammunition, military clothing, uniforms, tactical, police and search and rescue groups are all asking for custom morale patches. These…


Added by Diane Chapman on October 31, 2014 at 4:23pm — No Comments

How To Decorate With USA Made PVC Sew On Patches and Heat Seal Custom Patches

How To Decorate With USA Made PVC Sew On Patches and Heat Seal Custom Patches

Pet Items

-Pvc labels are an easy way to decorate pet items such as collars, leads, beds and pet accessory items. The pvc material is long lasting, does not fade, crack, unravel or tear. The easiest way to apply them is to sew them on. Either a regular sewing machine or you can also use your embroidery machines to do this. We suggest…


Added by Diane Chapman on July 28, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Flexsystems Is Nominated for the Martha Stewart Design Award

“We have been watching this contest over the past two years and felt that this might be the year to enter a unique plastic company into the mix, said Gracie Rutherford, the Marketing Director at this company.

“Since most if not all of the 2D pvc products like pvc labels, morale badges, 2D zipper pulls, custom sew on patches, logo patches and 2D zipper pulls are made in China, the idea that a USA company could compete against the monolithic giant, China, would be a compelling story “…


Added by Diane Chapman on July 8, 2014 at 4:49pm — No Comments

Flexsystems Makes Custom PVC Labels For No Netz-USA Manufacturer of Bathing Suits in New York

Flexsystems is making the custom pvc sew on clothing labels for the No Netz line of mens and boys swim suits.

Our sturdy blue and white soft and flexible labels are easy to sew on and can withstand salt water, cholorine and was and dry cycles. And our custom labels are made in San Diego, not China…


Added by Diane Chapman on February 14, 2014 at 2:19pm — No Comments

PVC Label Maker Creates Custom PVC label and Sews onto $2,000.00 Jackets for the Sundance Film Festival

Flexsystems in San Diego was chosen to not only create the custom pvc label for these very expensive goose down jackets, but we also did the decoration.

The distributor’s customer, CO3, wanted an outdoor look as well as a custom clothing label that would show their corporate logo in a crisp and clean way. They loved the pvc labels and the way that the logo popped…


Added by Diane Chapman on February 14, 2014 at 2:12pm — No Comments

QR Code sew on labels for clothing, bags, hats and promo items

We just finished creating a sew on label with an QR code embedded into it.


Our customer has us sew the pvc label onto his shirt sleeves. The QR code has a link to the company website...nice new idea.


We also are putting the QR codes into promotional products....keychains, dog tags, cell phone charms etc.…


Added by Diane Chapman on May 28, 2011 at 3:50pm — No Comments

Magic Trade Show Give Away Idea....

Tired of the usual promotional product give aways that you buy each year? Expensive and not sure if they work? We have had great success with the Silly Band silicone bands.

Easy to create a design of your own and most people create 4-6. They are packaged with your brand name on the header card and now you have something that the buyers will use and wear.

And the best part about the rubber bands? They are not expensive and are quite reasonable.…


Added by Diane Chapman on September 14, 2010 at 4:49pm — No Comments

Co-branding Solutions for animated, difficult or four color process art.

Flexsystems USA has come up with a patent pending sew on label that replicates any artwork.

It allows for multiple co-branding in very small spaces...where embroidery should not decorate.

Think Pixar films like "UP" and the art that is used for logo merchandise. We can produce labels that you can sew onto hats, bags, jackets and all other items that need branding.

Call us with questions or if you would like samples.

Diane… Continue

Added by Diane Chapman on July 7, 2009 at 5:39pm — No Comments


Flexsystems has been making labels for clothing and all soft goods for over 15 years.....

Many of the designers that come to us have very difficult to embroider designs....we came up with a four color process invention that allows us to take your design and put it onto our soft and sewable template so that you have on your clothing the design you want. No edits....

Email me for pictures or samples...

Added by Diane Chapman on January 15, 2009 at 2:56pm — No Comments

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