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Materials

We offer a myriad of materials for every product. Whether you're looking for something eco-friendly, waterproof, or durable, we have the right materials for your projects.

BOPP

Our most common material because it holds up to almost everything. Not only is it our most popular label material, this is also the ideal logo stickers material. It is resistant to water oils and chemicals making it overall one of the best. You can have different options when it comes to BOPP. See below:
CLEAR BOPP

Clear BOPP is a water, oil, and moisture resistant polypropylene film. It is great for when you want to see the underlying products. This is commonly used with toiletries, cosmetics and candle labels.

Laminate options:
High Gloss | Matte | UV High Gloss | Soft Touch | Thermal Transfer

WHITE BOPP

White BOPP is great for indoor/outdoor use. The base color is white and can be printed with any color you'd like. This material is tough and long lasting making it ideal for Beauty Products, Beer Crowlers, Beard Oil, CBD Products, Logo Stickers, Lip Balms.

Laminate options: 
High Gloss | Matte | UV High Gloss | Soft Touch | Thermal Transfer

SILVER BOPP

Silver BOPP has a brushed steel look. It is recommended for fully metallic labels.


Laminate options: 
High Gloss | Matte | UV High Gloss | Soft Touch | Thermal Transfer

SILVER CHROME BOPP

Silver Chrome is a highly reflective material that is water, oil, and moisture resistant. If you are looking for a subtle touch of spot metallic* on your label, this is the choice. Unlike Silver BOPP, it is not recommended for fully metallic labels. *Printing spot metallic requires artwork designed in a vector program such as Adobe Illustrator.

Laminate options: 
High Gloss | Matte | UV High Gloss | Soft Touch | Thermal Transfer

MATTE BOPP

Matte BOPP uses an aggressive adhesive made specifically for cold storage conditions. Examples of these products include: Cold food storage, pre-frozen food packaging, outdoor elements/sub-zero, blast freezing/industrial kitchen.

Laminate options: 
High Gloss | Matte | UV High Gloss | Soft Touch | Thermal Transfer

REMOVABLE WHITE BOPP

Removable white BOPP uses a special adhesive that gives labels a secure bond that can also be removed without leaving adhesive residue. This material can be used on most surfaces however does not perform well when exposed to moisture, heat, cold or corrosive materials. Over time, if not removed, the adhesive will bond more like a permanent adhesive and can become difficult to remove. This material is great for: Inventory labels, temporary equipment labels, labels for reusable containers and cartons, packing slips and shipping labels.

Laminate options: 
High Gloss | Matte | UV High Gloss | Soft Touch | Thermal Transfer

TIGHT RADIUS BOPP

Tight radius BOPP uses an aggressive adhesive that holds strong on smaller, cylindrical packaging. Examples of these products include: lip balms, mascara, and perfumes.

Laminate options: 
High Gloss | Matte | UV High Gloss | Soft Touch | Thermal Transfer

PAPER AND ECO-FRIENDLY OPTIONS

Paper materials are great for dry environment. They do not hold up to the water, oil or humidity.
eco friendly option
MATTE PAPER

This material has an ink jet topcoat for more vibrant colors, a smooth finish and is perfect for those labels with tiny text. It’s best for single use products. This material is great for coffee labels, tea labels and soap labels. Matte paper is recyclable.

Laminate options: 
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HEMP PAPER

Hemp paper is created using hemp pulp which is combined with post consumer pulp. The result is a premium quality paper with an elegant finish. The adhesive is strong and durable. 

Laminate options: 
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VELLUM

If you are looking for an eco-friendly label option, vellum is made with 100% post-consumer fiber. It is excellent for high speed packaging lines and is a great stock for premium and eco-friendly labeling such as wine bottles, gourmet food, and beverages.

Laminate options: 
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KRAFT PAPER

Our kraft paper is FSC certified and gives a raw, unfinished look that will bring out the character in your label. Be aware that lighter colors may be washed out by the brown color of the material. Kraft paper is not moisture resistant and is best for dry products and environments. 

Laminate options: 
N/A

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ESTATE #4

With its bright white color and subtle texture, Estate Paper 4 will elevate the appearance and desirability of any product. This material is not waterproof, and is not designed to withstand repeated handling, however it is designed to have “wet strength”. Originally created for fine wine bottles, Estate labels are now a popular choice for wrapped soap, candles, and a wide range of other handcrafted or artisan products. Our Estate Paper 4 is also FSC certified. 

Laminate options: 
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ESTATE #9

Estate #9 provides a timeless, elegant look to your product. With it’s slight texture, off-white color and raw finish, it is perfect for alcohol bottles. This material is FSC certified.

Laminate options: 
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STONE PAPER

Stone paper consisting of 80% calcium carbonate, which is a base mineral and inorganic compound and 20% polyethylene resin to create an environmentally friendly paper. Stone Paper is water- resistant and inherently strong and durable.

Laminate options: 
High Gloss | Matte | UV High Gloss | Soft Touch | Thermal Transfer

eco friendly option
WATER SOLUBLE

Water dispersible labels are perfect for all of your reusable container needs including: meal preparation, food safety rotation, storage and many more! These labels completely disperse in water within seconds. Optimal dispersion occurs in warm water with light agitation. Story in a dry place. 

Laminate options: 
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CHOOSE YOUR LAMINATE

Most of our base materials come with different lamination options so you can create a totally custom label that’s
perfect for your product! Laminate options:

HIGH GLOSS LAMINATE

This can be used for general purpose, booklets and various applications. Great label protection for Health & Beauty and Food & Beverage applications when consistent results are required.

UV HIGH GLOSS LAMINATE

Designed to reduce color fading caused by harmful UV light, this product is optimal for outdoor label applications such as bumper stickers, decals and nameplate decoration.

MATTE LAMINATE

Provides your label a softer, frosted aesthetically pleasing look. A favorite for cosmetic and beauty labels as well as other point of purchase products. The non-reflective film is also ideal for bar code scanning and can be used for flexible packaging depending on the film and temperature needed for sealing.

THERMAL TRANSFER

Works best on White BOPP. It is designed for thermal transfer, hot foil stamp and is ideal for bar code or other variable information applications. It provides stability, durability and UV protection. Ideal for label and tag applications that require variable information such as lot codes and expiration dates. Please review recommended ribbon list and thoroughly test in actual end use application due to the many variables involved with thermal transfer printing.

SOFT TOUCH

The appearance of this finish is similar to a matte laminate, however soft touch laminate provides your label with a unique feel that is soft and velvety. It provides great durability while adding a touch of elegance and luxury to your product package. 

COLOR OPTIONS

You can print as little or as many colors as you would like for no extra charge. The only color that costs extra is white ink due to the industry cost.

White ink is used primarily on clear BOPP and silver chrome.

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Artwork Specs

Print-ready artwork requires an attention to detail so your label is printed to the exact specifications that you want. We have made a list of every detail your label digital files should have whether you hire a designer or design the labels yourself. Download our artwork specs to properly format your design files.

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Label Diversity Explained

Printing and using proper labels are necessary for any product: from food and medicine to cosmetics and clothes. Make sure you know the ins and outs of each type of label to determine which is the right one for your products.


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