1989. Soli’s Labels had a very humble beginning working from home with a small label printing machine that allowed labels to be printed, cut and stacked in a single operation. They immediately found customers who required urgent delivery of labels that were cut and packed in a way that worked with the customers needs.
1990. Soli’s Labels began importing and supplying woven labels and badges. This meant that their customer base more than doubled as customers could now purchase their Main woven labels and also have the option of woven or printed care labels.
1990. Soli’s Labels ventured into offset printing. This meant that Swing tags and over-printing of tags was available to their customers in addition to Full colour swing tags on a variety of papers, including 100% recyclable. This was also just prior to the introduction of Barcodes to most major retailers in Australia, before which barcode item numbers were printed on the back of swing tags. This over-printing was another service made available to Soli’s customers to meet customer demand.
1991. Target Australia approved Soli’s Labels as an official supplier of Printed Care labels. Soli’s Labels was only approved after some very strict quality requirements being achieved.
1994. Soli’s Labels moved to new premises in Condell Park. Now operating up to 6 label machines, with 7-9 staff; a 2 level factory office was required
1995. Miller’s Fashion Club approved Soli’s Labels as the official supplier of Woven Labels, Swing Tags and Care Labels to Miller’s suppliers in Australia and overseas. At the time Miller’s had over 300 stores and were targeting to grow to over 1000. This was also the period that Soli’s Labels started delivery of labels to countries like China, Indonesia and even South Africa.
1997. Kmart Australia approved Soli’s Labels as an official supplier of Printed Care labels. Strict material and quality control standards were adhered to for this approval.
1998. Soli’s Labels purchased two, 4-colour digital label printers. These printers allowed images and text to be printed directly from computer to the material. It enabled the simultaneous printing, cutting and stacking of labels in addition to variable information being printed on to the label with limited or NO down time. This also permitted the printing of Care Labels with style codes, barcodes and other variable information more efficiently and cost effectively.
2002. Soli’s Labels established partnership with a major label factory in Thailand and Greece allowing direct delivery of labels to customers in South East Asia, Eastern Europe and Asia.
2005. Katies retail stores approved Soli’s Labels as the prefered supplier for all their labelling. More than 95% of these label orders are delivered directly to factories in China, Vietnam, Thailand, India and other countries.
2006. Soli’s Labels established their office in Dongguan China
2006. Retailers Events, Yd and Oneteaspoon approved Soli’s Labels as their prefered supplier.
2007. Autograph retail stores approved Soli’s Labels as their prefered supplier for all their labels such as Woven Labels, Swing Tags and Care Labels, a majority of which are delivered directly to overseas manufacturers.
Our Promise To You
Being a relatively young company one of our underlying strengths is that we are continuously looking for more efficient ways to service and produce our goods and nothing is too difficult.. We have built our business on supplying excellent quality goods backed by unbelievable prices. Our continual growth has been based upon our simple philosophy that our customers are our most important asset and our employees our most important resource.
As labeling of your products helps to project your company image, consistency in branding has become an even more crucial and integral part of consumer awareness. When working with Soli's you can expect our assistance, from initial label development through to the finished product. We use our vast knowledge, and years of experience, to assist you in presenting your product in the best possible light to your target market.