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header label

[′hed·ər ‚lā·bəl]
(computer science)
A block of data at the beginning of a magnetic tape file containing descriptive information to identify the file. Also known as header.

header label

A record used for file identification that is recorded at the beginning of the file. See header.
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The Model 425U is the largest in the series and features longer sealing and cooling units, to allow faster packing and greater capacity; also on show will be Model 320SL, which completes a ready-packed bag by automatically applying a heat sealed cardboard header label.
The WMS first prints a header label that tells the worker the SKU name, number, location, and amount to be picked for the wave.
Instead of three labels, each pack now displays a header label carrying nutritional information, cooking instructions printed on the reverse and a catchweight label.