Thermal Transfer Ribbons

Toshiba Genuine ribbons are carefully selected and qualified from world leading coaters in Japan. We understand our customers ever changing requirements for cost effective solutions and specialist applications, which is why Toshiba offers a vast and comprehensive range of thermal ribbons.

Most importantly Toshiba ribbons suit multiple industries including chemical, pharmaceutical and warehousing environments. With over 30 years experience, you can rest assured our thermal ribbons deliver optimal print quality.

Which ribbon is right for me?

 Wax Wax Resin  Pure Resin 
 Characteristics   Economy  General Purpose  Long Life
 Applications   Where there is light direct contact or handling  Where there is frequent direct contact or handling, or printed image is subject to outdoor elements.  Where printed image is subject to extreme conditions, chemicals contact, heavy direct abrasion or heat.
 Suitable materials  Paper labels only  Most paper and synthetic labels including gloss finish  Synthetic labels only

Full Resin

Durable Ribbons for B-FV4T, B-EV4T, B-EX4T1, B-EX4T2, B-SX4T, B-SX5T, B-EX6T1, B-EX6T3, B-852-R, B-SX8T

  • Withstands harsh environments and chemicals
  • High quality silicone backing protects your print head
  • Detailed fine printing
  • Dark and dense barcodes


Near Edge Wax Resin

Standard Ribbons for Near Edge Printers (EX4T1, B-SX4T, B-SX5T, B-EX6T1, B-SX8T, CB-416)

  • Near edge technology enables fast, sharp keying
  • High speed printing reduces your cost per print
  • Dark and dense barcodes
  • Detailed fine printing

Flat Head Wax Resin

Standard Wax Resin Ribbon for Flat Head Printers (B-452, B-852, B-SV4T, B-SA4T, B-EV4T, B-FV4T, B-EX4T2, B-EX6T3)

  • High quality silicone backing protects your print head
  • Eco-friendly
  • Detailed fine printing
  • Enhanced scuff resistance