Silver Fox Fox-in-a-Box Thermal Printer Starter Kit - Basic (FIAB-BAS), Advanced (FIAB-ADV), Professional (FIAB-PRO)

Product overview

The Silver Fox Fox-in-a-Box Thermal Printer Starter Kit is an ideal, cost-effective solution for printing large volumes of labels. Silver Fox offer 3 levels of the Fox-in-a-Box Thermal Printer Starter Kit: Basic (FIAB-BAS), Advanced (FIAB-ADV), Professional (FIAB-PRO), alld of which use the DTP-1/300 Plug ‘n’ Play Thermal Printer.

Includes everything you need in order to print our complete range of thermal labels which includes Fox-Flo, Fox labels, tie-on cable labels, heat shrink, non-shrink, Asset labels, Raised Profile labels, Valve Tags, 2-Part labelling system, Warning labels and wrap-around labels.

Contents Include:

  • DTP-1/300 Plug’N’Play Thermal Printer
  • Silver Fox Labacus Innovator Software (Choice of Basic, Advanced or Professional version dependent on functionalities required)
  • TSR3/300 300m Thermal Ribbon*
  • USB printer cable
  • Quick-start setup manual
  • Full Technical Support

* Depending on labels ordered with the Silver Fox Fox-in-a-Box Thermal Printer Starter Kit.

The same printer and ribbon are shared at all levels. This common platform protects your investment and ensures the Silver Fox solution is easy and straightforward to use while at the same time offering a seamless upgrade from one level to another.

Your investment is further protected as our software automatically updates over the web, giving you the latest functionality.

The same software that drives Fox-in-a-Box® also includes our laser templates. These templates cover our full range of laser labels. Print laser labels with any standard office laser printer.

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  • Change and print labels seamlessly.
  • Automatic USB port identification.
  • Same software, same printer, same ribbon for all thermal labels.
  • 3 levels of software.
  • Seamlessly upgrade.
  • Everything in one box.
  • Software updates FOC.
  • Quiet in operation.
  • Free support.

Silver Fox Fox-in-a-Box Thermal Printer Starter Kit Levels

Silver Fox offer 3 levels of the Fox-in-a-Box Thermal Printer Starter Kit:

     1) Fox-in-a-Box Basic (FIAB-BAS):
Entry Level starter pack with Labacus® Innovator Basic Software to print all our thermal range, software also includes templates for all our laser range. Highlights:

  • Cut and paste from spreadsheets straight into software
  • Automated USB port identification
  • Seamlessly change between label types

     2) Fox-in-a-Box Advanced (FIAB-ADV):
Mid-range labelling pack includes Labacus Innovator Advanced Software. Highlights:

  • From CSV Spreadsheet – Import single columns/merge multiple columns
  • Multiple line labels
  • Choose your own font size
  • Print 2 rolls of heat-shrink/non-shrink at same time

     3) Fox-in-a-Box Professional (FIAB-PRO):
Top end solution includes Labacus Innovator Professional Software. Highlights:

  • Full spreadsheet view/import
  • Select specific cells
  • Produce cross ferrules
  • Variable quantity duplication for each cable ID
  • Bar Codes and QR Codes
  • Import graphics onto labels
  • Special Professional satellite


Product Code Printer Model Labacus Innovator
Software Version
FIAB-BAS DTP-1/300 Basic
FIAB-ADV DTP-1/300 Advanced
FIAB-PRO DTP-1/300 Professional


Download PDF Files for Additional Product Information, DTP-1/300 Thermal Printer informationThermal Printer Ribbons and Version Comparison Chart.

Watch How easy is it to use a Fox-in-a-Box® Thermal Printer at the YouTube video below.

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Technical Data


Included items
Printer: DTP-1 300dpi thermal printer
Software: Labacus Innovator Basic / Advanced / Professional
Ribbon: TSR3/300 300m thermal ribbon
Cable: USB printer cable
Manual: Quick start guide
Support: Full technical support


Technology Thermal Transfer
Resolution 300dpi
RAM 8mb
Weight 4.5kgs
Interface USB
Dimensions 231mm (W) x 289mm (L) x 270mm (H)

*Technical Data subject to change without notice.

Technical Information

  • Image 1: DTP-1/300 and Thermal Ribbons
Thermal Ribbons

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