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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.
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header label

A record used for file identification that is recorded at the beginning of the file. See header.
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A further completion of the successful brand products of Pit Susswaren are the brand of ten of the classical Prickel Pit bars and the peppermint bars with the header label for best placing.
Each stack of labels contains: a header label describing the .wave and batch; a task label explaining to the picker which SKUs to select and where they are found; and bar code labels for placement on each tire as it is picked.
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 company will also provide details of two zipper application retrofit systems.