What You Need to Know About Printing Labels
You think you already know everything you need for label printing? Well before starting the process, you may want to review your knowledge and see if you do indeed know all about it. Label printing can be an expensive process and it is good to know everything about it before you actually start. So, for those novices who need information and for those experts that want to review, here are the things you need to know about printing labels.
1. You can customize it any way you want – One very important thing you have to know is that all labels can be customized in any way you want. There are no strict rules in label printing. You can choose to use any kind of dimension that you want, any kind of color, or any kind of shape. As long as it quite physically possible for your color labels, you have the freedom to do it. You don't have to be a slave to templates, and you don't have to submit to the recommendations of the label printing service at all.
2. It doesn't have to be expensive – Another thing that you should know is that color label printing should not be expensive. As long as you choose your options right it should not cost much more than any kind of color printing. Try to ask your label printing service for all the options available and prices that they charge for it so that you can decide on the cheapest possible option. For example, by printing always in bulk and choosing the right and affordable paper type, you can actually come up with a cheap printing quotation. It is all about knowing your choices and not accepting that expensive first quotation.
3. Paper material determines label life – When you print your labels, you must also note that the paper material itself will determine the label's life. If you use thin and uncoated paper, your labels will deteriorate within a month or so of constant exposure to the environment. However, using materials that are thicker and film coated with dirt and moisture resistance, your labels will last almost indefinitely. So make sure you understand this as you print.
Great! All these facts should help you with all your label printing. Hopefully, these facts should help you improve your labels for the better.
At Clarkson Graphic Services, not only can we help you with your next label project, but we can also provide your business with catalogues, business cards, envelopes, presentation folders or any of your other business printing needs. Contact Clarkson Graphic Services today for a quotation.