|About||Austab Labels is a manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels including permanent, removable and specialty adhesive labels for difficult surface application|
Austab Labels commenced life as Austral Gold Stamping in 1953 when Leon and Mary Warm,
catering to the demand of the shoe industry, found a niche for gold foiling the inside lining of
The company realised early that there were other items where their expertise could be
exploited and quickly embarked on gold stamping wallets, brief cases and diaries to name
a few. In March 1962 Austral Gold Stamping entered the self adhesive label industry after
working with a cosmetics business gold stamping bottles.
It became evident that pressure sensitive labels was overtaking that of stamping/foiling and
Austral found themselves manufacturing labels for some of Australias largest companies and
A long and successful relationship endured when in 1973 Austral Gold was approached to
manufacture computer labels exclusively for Jacpaper.
In 1987, Austral Gold Stampings shareholding changed and they started producing a brand of
computer labels under the AUSTAB logo.
In 1989, Austral Gold opened an office and warehouse in Crows Nest, Sydney. By this time,
Austab Labels products were represented and sold by agents throughout Australia. In July 1991,
the company changed its trading name to Austab Labels Pty. Ltd. in keeping with the planned
promotion of its name and image in the market place.
Austab Labels has since identified an opportunity to extend its base into the Thermal Variable
Data labelling market, and incorporated a large range of thermal label sizes into the current
stockline label range.
In 1999 Austab Labels moved to its present location at its purpose built facility in the Western
Suburbs of Melbourne. In June 2010 Antony Prince