Label Inspection System

SureLabel® is a powerful and flexible label inspection system that verifies the correct pre-printed label has been applied on oriented flat, oval shaped and sqround shaped (square - round) commercial containers. This fully integrated hardware/software turnkey system ensures perfect match between lid, container and contents, thus preserving brand image and ensuring consumer product safety.

MVC's Surelabel®
2011 MITX Innovation Awards Finalist

WESTBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS (May 5, 2011) – Machine Vision Company (MVC) today announced its SureLabel® has been selected as a finalist in the Best Bootstrapped Start-Up category for the MITX Innovation Awards. Held annually by the Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange, the MITX Innovation Awards celebrates the innovations powering the future of marketing and revolutionizing the way we work and play. Press Release.

MVC SureLabel is MITX Innovation Awards Finalist

SureLabel® Featured in Vision Systems Design Magazine Article

Vision Systems Design News: October 2010 Issue, "Sweet Success", SureLabel verifies ice cream container packaging.

SureLabel® Customers

Bay Valley Foods Nestle
Kimberly Clark Dean Foods
Abbott Nutrition ED Smith
Hood Catania Spagna

Product Information

For an overview of the SureLabel® label inspection system, refer to our brochure:

SureLabel® Brochure [PDF 1 MB]

For in-depth information on the SureLabel® label inspection technology, see our white paper:

SureLabel® White Paper [PDF 1.9 MB]

SureLabel® Benefits

Label Inspection Benefits

  • Fully integrated turnkey hardware/software label inspection solution
  • Intuitive Recipe Management System
    • Enables fast product changeover
    • Create and save custom label inspection descriptions
  • 21 CFR Part 11 Compliance Support
    • Image Archiving
    • Real Time Statistics Logging
    • IQ/OQ/PQ Documentation Package
  • Full Life Cycle support backed by 100 years of combined machine vision experience

Photo Gallery

Product Video

SureLabel® Capabilities

Label Inspection System Capabilities

  • Operates at up to 900 ppm (based on number of cameras)
  • Label Inspections :
    • Correct label verification
    • Label Presence verification
    • Position validation
    • Skew
    • Double label identification
    • Flagged label identification
    • Wrinkled label identification
    • 1D and 2D Barcode inspection / verification
    • Optical Character Verification (OCV)
    • Custom label inspections
  • Secure Access (Log-ins, Passwords, Permissions)
  • Event Logging
    • Log-ins, Log-outs
    • Container changes
    • Label configuration changes
    • Parameter Changes
  • Track and export run statistics
  • Line Scan Camera Capability
  • Defect Detection

SureLabel® Components


  • Image Enclosure
    • FireWire or GiG-E cameras
    • Custom lighting solution
  • Operator Workstation/Electronics Enclosure
    • 17” Touchscreen
    • Cooled via fan or vortex
    • Opto-isolated I/O via Allen Bradley PLC
  • Reject Mechanism
  • User’s Manual
  • System Schematics
  • IQ/OQ/PQ Documentation Package (upon request)


  • NEMA 4/4X : Stainless steel food grade construction
  • IP enclosure ratings up to IP67 (dust tight/water immersion)
  • Lockable Reject Box
  • Product Singulator