Robert Leahey has many years of experience in consulting to the peripherals and supplies industries. At InfoTrends, where he has worked since 1996, his main work has been to conduct custom research projects, most often on ink jet, thermal, and color laser technologies used for commercial and industrial applications. He is also the main analyst for InfoTrends’ Color Digital Label and Package (CDLP) continuous information service. His clients have included a wide range of printer and supplies manufacturers, and other companies, in all regions. He has also been author or co-author of many syndicated research reports, on topics such as color digital label presses, ink jet coders, high speed addressing systems, and point of sale receipt printers. His most recent study (2010) is Color Digital Printing in Packaging and Prime Labels: A Multi-Client Report. He earned a B.A. Degree in Literature from Harvard College.
- Print On Demand label printing for primary packaging and labels
- Ink jet product and package coding
- Thermal transfer and direct thermal printer and supplies markets
- Other industrial uses of digital printing