Automatic: Compact Label Applicators XLS 200 Series

Model Range: XLS 204, XLS 206, XLS 209, XLS 256, XLS 272

We offer a selection of reliable, accurate and compact automatic label applicators. Each machine offers a capacity or performance option to suit most requirements but all are high-quality and designed to be user-friendly.  From our entry level machine to our high speed and wide models, your business can benefit from an efficient labelling machine.

Compact Label Applicators for All Industries and All Budgets

Each of our labelling machines is in a class of their own. They have a very high standard of construction not seen at this price level and features that will protect your investment over time.  With such a compact footprint, they can be integrated easily on your production line and utilised for multiple application methods.  User-friendly, quick and easy to setup, these are high-quality applicators that will suit most budgets and needs.

The XLS 204 is a fantastic all-round label applicator unit with an application speed of up to 40m/min and three mounting positions for easy integration on line. Our XLS 200 range comprises of even higher-performance models if you need faster speeds, wider labels and continuous, multi-shift, operation.

Our labelling products are easy to install, handle and we help you every step of the way.

• Direct Apply (Wipe-on); V-Shape, L-Shape, Sprung or Pneumatic
• LA-BO (Blow-On)
• LA-TO (Tamp-On)
• LA-SO (Swing-On 90°)

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A major benefit of our machines is that they are easy to handle – the backing paper can be removed with the “easy push” mechanism.

Tandem Mode

Read how linking two XLS labellers together can enable continuous running, with zero downtime.

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Benefits of Industrial Labellers: Compact Class – XLS 200

Reliable, accurate and compact

  • Top quality for standard applications
  • Excellent price-performance ratio
  • Various application dispensing edges
  • Automatic continuous adjustment to actual production line speed with APSF function
  • Auto-compensation for missing labels on web
  • Braked label unwind for constant web tension gives consistant accuracy at the dispense edge
  • 3 mounting positions for easy integration on line


  • High-torque motors for demanding applications
  • Application speeds of up to 70 m/min
  • Label widths up to 233mm
  • Unbeatable flexibility with the various add-on application units available
  • Easy maintenance and quick control with user- friendly central remote control function
  • Zero down-time with 2 units operating in a tandem configuration
  • Large display panel, with colour backlit screen

Additional features :

Low cost, compact size and high build quality

With a cast-aluminium housing, the XLS Compact Class are an industrial-capable range at an extremely affordable price. They are fast and durable, even with the most demanding requirements in round-the-clock operations.

User friendly

The 360° rotatable multifunctional display with intuitive menu structure is integrated. The machine can be optionally operated remotely by a cable connection to an additional remote control display.


Easily integrated into various control systems thanks to the easy to access interfaces; SPS interface, CF card, USB and Ethernet connection.

Multiple Application Methods

Various application devices are available to suit your specific product labelling requirements, depending on speed, position and orientation. Options include: direct apply/wipe-on, blow-on, tamp-on, tamp-blow and a 90° swing-on tamp.

High Standard of Industrial Protection

Additionally available IP65 kits provide even more protection and guarantee easy cleaning, which is of particular importance in the food industry. The XLS family can therefore also be used in humid or dusty environments.

XLS Colour Display

The XLS 200 series benefit from a larger display that can show more information, along with a backlit colour, to indicate various states: Blue – Online & Running OK Amber – Warnings (low labels) Red – Errors or Stopped.

Flexible in Use

The XLS 200 Series enable top, side & underneath labelling with three different mounting options. The “L”- shaped dispensing edge, which can be rotated by up to 90° and locked in position, ensures even more flexibility.

Easy handling

The backing paper can be removed without difficulty with the “easy-push” mechanism and you can also insert new material just as easily. The material roll can be fixed with ease and is freely accessible at all times.



Technical specifications

Label width (including backing)

10-110 mm for XLS 204
10-160 mm for XLS 206 and XLS 256
50-233 mm for XLS 209
10-53 mm for XLS 272

Dispensing speed (up to)

40 m/min for XLS 204
30 m/min for XLS 206
25 m/min for XLS 209
50 m/min for XLS 256
70 m/min for XLS 272

Label material

Self-adhesive/Pressure-Sensitive (PS) labels or EAS/RFID tags and inlays with backing liner, both inside and outside winding is acceptable

Label roll diameter (maximum)


Label roll inside core diameter

38mm, 76mm or 100mm

Label length

5-600mm for XLS 204, XLS 206, XLS 256, XLS 272
50-600mm for XLS 209

Label dispensing accuracy

+/- 0.5mm for all models

Dimensions XLS 204 and XLS 272

492mm x 488mm x 371mm

Dimensions XLS 206 and XLS 256

492mm x 488mm x 402mm

Dimensions XLS 209

492mm x 488mm x 505mm


XLS 200 Compact Series Label Applicators (PDF, 35.84MB) ALS Labelling Machine Leasing brochure (PDF, 1.44MB)