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ID Badge Essentials

Five Steps to Create a Secure ID Card Design Information

Five Steps to Create a Secure ID Card Design

Creating a secure ID card design used for badge card issuance is one effective approach used to help protect people and secure the building.

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COVID-19 Supplies for Healthcare & Essential Businesses

COVID-19 Supplies for Healthcare & Essential Businesses

During uncertain times, like a worldwide health crisis, it’s essential for some businesses to stay open, while others are required to temporarily close. In either event, the decision is made for the safety and support of the organization’s community. But rapid changes make it hard to know what to plan for during these unexpected times. Modifying […]

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How to Design ID Cards

ID Card Design: Learning the Fundamentals

Read our eBook to find out how to design professional-looking credentials.

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Printers & Systems

We know investing in a card printer is important to you. That's why you'll find everything you need to become a confident shopper in our Learning Center.

Learning About Your Printer or System

Our extensive resources provide an overview of printer technologies and the options that are available based on your business needs.

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Maintaining Your Printer or System

As a printer owner, we'll help you get the most out of your investment with the information you need to keep it in top operating condition.

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Card Printer Supplies

We stock the largest selection of ID card printer supplies from only the top manufacturers: Fargo, Persona, Magicard, Evolis, Zebra, Nisca, Datacard, NBS, and Polaroid.

ID Cards

ID cards are used in many different ways and can include a variety of technologies. Learn everything you need to know about cards here, from the basics to advanced.

Basic ID Cards

Learn about the fundamentals of basic ID cards: the common uses by industry and the types of cards that are available.

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Advanced ID Cards

Find out which types of ID cards require more sophisticated options for providing stronger visual security and data storage.

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Card Design Resources

If you want professional-looking ID badges that represent your organization and your brand, our card design fundamentals will help you every step of the way.

Five Steps to Create a Secure ID Card Design Information

Five Steps to Create a Secure ID Card Design

Creating a secure ID card design used for badge card issuance is one effective approach used to help protect people and secure the building.

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Identification Cards on Demand

ID Cards on Demand – We can print your badges for you!

Printing your own badges isn’t for every organization. ID Wholesaler now offers ID Cards on Demand – a badge printing service with flexible options.

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How to Design ID Cards

ID Card Design: Learning the Fundamentals

Read our eBook to find out how to design professional-looking credentials.

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Software

Learn about the ID card software features your ID card program needs to simplify the decision of which software is the right choice for you.

Learning About Software

Find out how to select the best ID card software application for the unique needs of your ID card program.

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Maintaining Your Software

If your ID card needs change over time, learn how to upgrade your software for more advanced features and functionality.

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ID Cameras

By understanding which type of camera and camera equipment you'll need for your employee photos, you can create higher quality, more professional-looking ID cards.

Photo ID Cameras

Which Digital Camera is Best for Taking Photo IDs?

An ID Professional explains why a high quality digital camera is the best option for taking professional-grade photos for your ID card program.

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Taking Great ID Card Photos

5 Steps for Taking Great ID Card Photos

If you’re responsible for taking your organization’s ID card photos, ensure high-quality results with these simple tips.

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ID Cards for Healthcare & Medical Facilities

How to Take Great Photos for ID Badges

Get some helpful (and easy!) tips for taking great photos for your ID cards and ID badges.

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Badge Accessories

Protect your ID card or badge with the right badge accessory! From badge holders to lanyards, reels, clips and everything in between, we've got you covered.

Data Capture

ID Card QR Codes

How to Add QR Codes to ID Cards

An ID Professional explains how Quick Response (QR) codes can be used in an ID card program.

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Signature Panel ID Card

How to Increase Your ID Card Security

Find out about three different ways you can add a signature to your ID cards and make them more secure.

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Signature Capture Pads

How to Choose the Best Electronic Signature Pad

An ID Professional poses the questions you need to ask when choosing the best electronic signature pad for your business needs or application.

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Case Studies

Be inspired by the creative and innovative ways that ID Wholesaler has helped businesses both large and small build customized card printing programs.

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Patients at Children’s Therapy Center of the Quad Cities give Temperature Screening Kiosks a Thumbs-up

For the Children’s Therapy Centers of the Quad Cities, the Temperature Screening Kiosk offered more than a safe and efficient method to screen temperatures for hundreds of patients. It turned out to be a big hit with young patients that delighted in the unique scanning technology!

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Mercer University Temperature Kiosks

Mercer University Includes Temperature Screening Kiosks in Campus Safety Program

Mercer University needed a fast, accurate and self-running temperature screening solution to add to its Health Initiative. The Temperature Screening Kiosk provided the perfect solution for a higher-education setting.

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broward county district school partnered with IDW

How Broward County District School Partnered with ID Wholesaler to Enforce Security Protocol

Learn how Hallandale High School in Florida partnered with ID Wholesaler to enforce stronger security protocols for students and staff.

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Video Library

Learn the essentials you need to know about ID card printing by watching our videos: how to choose the right printer, how to make ID cards, and more!

Video: What is an ID Card Printer?

What’s the Difference Between Direct-to-Card & Retransfer Printers?

What are the differences between direct-to-card and retransfer ID card printers? Find out now!

ID Card Printer Videos

Learn About ID Card Printers in Our Video Series

Watch our ID Card Printer Videos to learn about ID card printing, how to select the right printer, how to make ID cards, and more!

Video: What is an ID Card Printer?

Video: What is an ID Card Printer?

How does the technology inside an ID card printer compare to a standard inkjet printer? Watch the video now to find out!

Industry Solutions

Learn about what you'll need to start making ID cards for schools, colleges and universities, churches, casinos and gaming, police departments, and more!