Entries by Alison

How to Attach a Tree Tag

When attaching a Tree Tag or Arboretum Tag, you can either attach the tag directly to the tree or put it on a stake in front of the tree. When attaching the tag directly to the tree, we recommend using an aluminum nail and stainless steel spring combo. This allows the tag to sit up […]

Why stamped and laser etched tags are better than printed tags

National Band & Tag manufacturers stamped and laser etched industrial asset tags. These two methods are more durable than printed tags for environments that use harsh chemicals. Why? Because stamped tags, the lettering is indented into the material. For laser etched tags, the laser removes a layer of material to create the words. As you can see […]

2020 Trade Shows – See where NB&T is exhibiting

National Band & Tag will be exhibiting at multiple trade shows in 2020. We have the opportunity to attend all kinds of shows since we manufacturer so many different types of product lines! We are starting 2020 off strong with 5 Trade Shows in January and February. January Trade Shows: Veterinary Meeting & Expo (VMX) – […]

Excellence in International Trade

NB&T Wins the 2019 Martha Layne Collins Award for Excellence in International Trade This prestigious award is presented by The World Trade Center Kentucky. WTC-KY is the leading provider of trade education, trade advisory, and trade missions across Kentucky. They assist small, medium, and large Kentucky businesses in growing their international trade and business. The Martha Layne […]

Goodbye 2019, Hello 2020!

A look back at 2019 National Band & Tag has been busy busy busy in 2019! Check out our new products and company updates from the past year, just in case you missed something. Paw Finders – These new, modern, rabies tags have a QR Code on the back of the tag. When a pet […]

Learn how Apron Tags can help your facility at RSNA 2019

Come see us at RSNA! December 1 – 6, 2019 McCormick Place, Chicago, IL Booth 1454 2019 marks the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 105th annual meeting. The RSNA is a non-profit organization that hosts the world’s largest radiology conference. Their annual meeting allows radiologist to experience new technology, educational training, and new products […]

Holiday Napkin Rings

Are you ready to get your holiday shopping started? Let National Band & Tag help check off all the holiday hosts and hostesses off your list with Holiday Napkin Rings. Create your own custom pack to decorate any holiday dinner party table this year. Available in red, green, gold and blue, Holiday Napkin Rings come […]

Duck and Goose Proposal Bands

Are you a bird hunting enthusiast ready to propose to your significant other? National Band & Tag is here to help with Duck or Goose sized leg bands stamped with “WILL YOU MARRY ME?”. Each pack comes with 5 bands. Proposal bands are sold on Amazon and ship in 2-3 business days. The duck size […]

Authentic Metal Replica Leg Bands

Are you looking for the real deal, authentic, duck or goose replica bands? National Band & Tag manufacturers federal bird bands used by the North American Bird Banding Program, so there is a good chance that the band found on your bird, was manufactured by us in the first place. Don’t fall for a fake […]

Utility and Telephone Pole Tags

Every type of power, utility, or telecommunications pole must be inspected, which is a very time-consuming process. Power Pole Tags provide clear information on each pole which provides accurate data, thus making the inspector’s job easier and more efficient. National Band & Tag specializes in custom metal tags. We can create a multitude of looks […]

MFG DAY 2019

This Friday, October 4th is MFG Day (Manufacturing Day)! This day helps show the reality of modern manufacturing careers and connect the future workforce with manufacturing jobs. National Band & Tag supports MFG Day as a manufacturer and family-owned business. One of our values is planning success for generations to come. This means encouraging future […]

Rabies: Vaccinate to Eliminate

September 28, 2019, will be the 13th World Rabies Day! This year’s theme focuses on vaccination, with the theme, Rabies: Vaccinate to Eliminate. National Band & Tag supports World Rabies Day as a manufacturer of rabies vaccination tags. The NASPHV recommended rabies tag style for 2019 is the Green Bell and 2020 is the Red Heart. Each […]

Leak Detection and Repair Tags

Come Visit Us at GasTech! September 17-19, 2019 Booth – L404   If you need custom LDAR Tags to work with your LDAR program and asset management system, NB&T’s customizable tags can meet your needs. Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) regulations were put into place by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) because of the amount of […]

117th Anniversary

August 15, 2019, is National Band & Tag’s 117th anniversary! 117 years ago in 1902, Joseph Haas, opened a small shop in an abandoned barn in Newport, KY. Haas intended to manufacture poultry leg and wing bands. Local poultry breeders were looking to improve their flocks and needed a marker to distinguish one fowl from […]

Custom Wedding Bird Bands

Banded for Life Did you know, we can create custom duck or goose bands for your proposal, save-the-dates, or wedding favors? Well, we have a new one to add to the list, Name Card Holders! One of our creative customers got stamped leg bands and cut slits in the name tags so that they would […]