The global labeling equipment market size was valued at around USD 3.9 billion in 2021 and expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.4% during the forecast period.
The global labeling equipment market refers to the market for machines and systems used to apply labels to products and packaging. Labeling equipment is used across various industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and consumer goods to label products with important information such as ingredients, nutritional facts, and expiration dates. Labeling equipment includes systems such as labeling applicators, labeling printers, labellers, and labelling software.
Market Forecast in 2022
USD 3,900 million
Market Forecast in 2033
USD 6,280 million
CAGR % 2023-2033
Production and consumption data by countries, company sales, revenue, gross margin, pricing and production capacity
Avery Dennison Corporation, Markem-Imaje Corporation, Videojet Technologies Inc., Domino Printing Sciences plc, Weber Marking Systems GmbH, Brother Industries, Ltd., Krones AG, Sidel Group, SACMI Group, Pro Mach, Inc
The global labeling equipment market has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, although the extent of the impact varies by region and end-use industry.
Manufacturing and Supply Chain Disruptions: The pandemic has disrupted the supply chains of many industries, including labeling equipment. The lockdowns and travel restrictions imposed in various countries have resulted in the closure of manufacturing facilities, reduced production capacity, and disrupted logistics and transportation channels.
Increased Demand for Labeling Equipment in Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Industries: The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the demand for healthcare and pharmaceutical products, leading to a surge in demand for labeling equipment. This has resulted in manufacturers of labeling equipment focusing on developing equipment that can meet the specific labeling requirements of these industries.
Shift towards Automation: The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the trend towards automation in various industries, including labeling equipment. As manufacturers look to improve efficiency and reduce the risk of contamination, they are increasingly turning to automated labeling solutions.
Economic Downturn: The pandemic has led to an economic downturn in many countries, resulting in reduced demand for labeling equipment from industries such as food and beverage, cosmetics, and consumer goods.
Regulatory Changes: The pandemic has led to regulatory changes in various industries, such as food and pharmaceuticals, resulting in increased demand for labeling equipment that can meet these new requirements.
Overall, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a mixed impact on the global labeling equipment market, with some industries experiencing increased demand while others are facing reduced demand. However, the trend towards automation and the increasing regulatory requirements are expected to drive growth in the market in the long term.
Increasing demand for efficient and accurate labeling: With the growth of various industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics, there is an increasing demand for labeling equipment that can apply labels efficiently and accurately to products and packaging.
Need for compliance with regulatory requirements: There are various regulatory requirements for labeling, such as ingredients, nutritional facts, and expiration dates. Labeling equipment can help meet these requirements, ensuring compliance with regulations and avoiding legal issues.
Rising consumer awareness and demand for product information: Consumers are becoming increasingly conscious about the products they use and are demanding more information about the products they purchase. This has resulted in the need for accurate and informative labeling to provide consumers with the necessary product information.
Increasing adoption of automation in industries: The trend towards automation is driving the adoption of labeling equipment, as it offers faster and more efficient labeling solutions. Automation reduces the need for manual labor and reduces the risk of errors.
Advancements in labeling technologies: The development of new technologies such as RFID and barcode labeling is driving the growth of the labeling equipment market. These technologies offer more efficient and accurate labeling solutions, helping to increase productivity and reduce costs.
High initial costs: The initial investment required to set up labeling equipment can be high, which may limit the adoption of such equipment, especially by small and medium-sized enterprises.
Maintenance and repair costs: Labeling equipment requires regular maintenance and repairs, which can add to the operating costs of the equipment. This may be a barrier for some businesses that may not have the resources to maintain and repair the equipment.
Technical challenges: Labeling equipment may face technical challenges such as label jams, misalignment, and label quality issues. These technical challenges can lead to production downtime, increased maintenance costs, and reduced efficiency.
North America: The North American region is a significant market for labeling equipment, with the United States being the largest market in the region. The demand for labeling equipment is driven by the presence of key end-use industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics. The region is also witnessing the adoption of automation in various industries, which is driving the demand for labeling equipment.
Europe: The European region is another significant market for labeling equipment. The demand for labeling equipment is driven by the presence of key industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics. The increasing demand for efficient and accurate labeling, the need for compliance with regulatory requirements, and the rising consumer awareness and demand for product information are some of the factors driving the growth of the labeling equipment market in the region.
Asia-Pacific: The Asia-Pacific region is a rapidly growing market for labeling equipment, driven by the increasing adoption of automation in various industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics. The growing population, rising disposable income, and increasing urbanization in the region are also driving the demand for labeling equipment.
Latin America: The Latin American region is another significant market for labeling equipment, driven by the growth of key end-use industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics. The region is witnessing increasing regulatory requirements for labeling, which is driving the demand for labeling equipment.
Middle East & Africa: The Middle East & Africa region is witnessing significant growth in the labeling equipment market due to the increasing adoption of automation in various industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics. The region is also witnessing increasing investment in the food and beverage and pharmaceutical industries, which is driving the demand for labeling equipment.
The global labeling equipment market is highly competitive with the presence of several key players.
Some of the major players operating in the market include:
Avery Dennison Corporation
Videojet Technologies Inc.
Domino Printing Sciences plc
Weber Marking Systems GmbH
Brother Industries, Ltd.
Pro Mach, Inc.
These players are focusing on various growth strategies, such as mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, collaborations, and product launches, to strengthen their position in the market. They are also investing in R&D to develop innovative labeling equipment that can provide higher accuracy, speed, and efficiency to meet the evolving demands of the end-use industries. Additionally, some of these players are adopting advanced technologies such as Industry 4.0, IoT, and AI to enhance their labeling equipment's performance and increase their market share. The market is also witnessing new players entering the market, leading to intense competition among the existing players. Overall, the competition landscape of the global labeling equipment market is dynamic, with players adopting various strategies to gain a competitive edge.
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The report provides competitive analysis of around 30-50 companies operated in the market, these companies are bifurcated into niche players, the leaders and major contenders.
The companies are analyzed in terms of following factors such as:
• Business Model
• Production Capacity, Revenue, Sales, Gross Margin
• Key Business Strategy
• SWOT Analysis
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• Company Share Analysis from 2018-2022
• Company Analysis by Revenue and Sales
• Company Production Capacity, Gross Margin
• Company Share Analysis by Application/End Use
• Company Share Analysis by Product/Specification
By Product Type:
• Pressure-Sensitive Labellers
• Shrink Sleeve Labellers
• Roll-Fed Labellers
• Print-And-Apply Labellers
• Automatic Labelling Equipment,
• Semi-Automatic Labelling Equipment,
• Manual Labelling Equipment.
By Mode of Operation:
• Standalone labelling equipment
• Integrated labelling equipment.
By Printing Technology:
• Thermal Transfer Printing
• Direct Thermal Printing
• Inkjet Printing
• Laser Printing
• Food and beverage
• Rest of Europe
• South Korea
• Rest of Asia Pacific
• Rest of South America
Middle East and Africa
• Saudi Arabia
• South Africa
• Rest of Middle East and Africa
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