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Choosing the right label material and adhesive

I'm not sure what type of self adhesive label I need, what things do I need to think about?

WHAT FACE STOCK?
  • Paper or Synthetic
  • Gloss or Matt or Fluorescent
WHAT SORT OF ADHESIVE?
  • Permanent (Chiller) or Removable or Freezer
WHAT TEMPERATURE DO THE LABELS NEED TO WITHSTAND?
  • Application Temperature
  • Service Temperature
 NB// If applied at room temperature most permanent adhesives can be chilled/frozen down to -20deg Celcius.
 
WHAT ARE THE LABELS TO ADHERING TO?
  • Corrugated Carton
  • Polythene
  • Wood
  • Metal / Glass
  • HDPE
HOW ARE THE LABELS STORED AND SHIPPED?
  • Are labels stored or shipped in a way that the labels are in contact with other labels?
DOES THE LABEL OR PRINT NEED PROTECTING?
  • Will the label or print be handled a lot?
  • Will the label or print be in contact with chemicals or liquids?

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