Great stickers are like great desserts - shiny, sticky, and so, so sweet! Make your packaging look good enough to eat with our Custom Coated Labels.
These stickers are FSC-certified, printed with soy-based ink, and coated with a BOPP film (making them waterproof!). Whichever size, shape, finish, or design you choose to print, they can be recycled when it's time to peel away.
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What makes the Custom Coated Labels eco-friendly?
Our Custom Coated Labels are made from paper that's certified by the Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC) with a BOPP (biaxially-oriented polypropylene) film. They're also printed with soy-based ink, which means they can go into the recycling when it's time to get unstuck. The release liner is also compostable and recyclable, so you don't have to worry about a single thing.
How should I dispose of the release liners from the Custom Coated Labels?
The release liners used for our Custom Coated Labels are compostable and recyclable, so you can happily stick them in your compost or recycle bin - check out our tips on composting at home here!
How thick are the Custom Coasted Labels?
Our Custom Coated Labels are 80gsm. For more info on paper weight/thickness and GSM, check out this article!
What sizes and shapes are available for the Custom Coated Labels?
The size options for the Custom Coated Labels vary between the 4 available shapes - circle, square, oval, and rectangle:
For circle and square stickers:
- 25mm x 25mm (1" x 1")
- 40mm x 40mm (1.5" x 1.5")
- 50mm x 50mm (2" x 2")
- 75mm x 75mm (3" x 3")
- 100mm x 100mm (4" x 4")
For oval and rectangle stickers:
- 25mm x 50mm (1" x 2")
- 25mm x 75mm (1" x 3")
- 40mm x 60mm (1.5" x 2.5")
- 50mm x 80mm (2" x 3.2")
- 50mm x 100mm (2" x 4")
- 75mm x 125mm (3" x 5")
- 75mm x 155mm (3" x 6")
If you're looking to show off your design's unique shape, check out our compostable Custom Die Cut Stickers!
What finish do the Custom Coated Labels have?
You can choose between 2 different finishes for your Custom Coated Labels:
Both options are coated with a BOPP film to get the look you're looking for! Don't worry, they're still recyclable, so you can get glossing without worrying about tossing.
How are the Custom Coated Labels printed?
Our Custom Coated Labels are customized via offset printing with soy-based inks in CMYK colors. This means you can use as many colors as you'd like for your sticker design without worrying about any toxic inks. Double-sided printing is not available for these stickers, but 1 side is all you'll need for beautiful branding!
Can you help with my Custom Coated Labels design?
We're always here to lend a hand in making your perfect Custom Coated Labels - be sure to check out the Print Perfect Checklist for our print requirements and dielines! Here are some starting design tips to get the best printing results:
- Text height should be at least 0.8mm.
- Line thickness should be at least 0.2mm.
- Bleed area should be 5mm away from the trim line all around.
Don't forget that our incredible Pre-Press Team is always here to help you out, too, and we'll ensure you're happy with your final design before we get stuck in.
Do the Custom Coated Labels come in rolls or sheets?
To maintain the integrity of the product, especially during shipping, our Custom Coated Labels come in flat sheets rather than rolls.
If you're looking to purchase rolls, be sure to check out our Custom Roll Labels!
Are the Custom Coated Labels waterproof?
Our Custom Coated Labels are coated, which makes them waterproof!
Can I write or stamp on the Custom Coated Labels?
Since the Custom Coated Labels are coated to seal your printed design, some smudging may occur if you choose to write or stamp on them, but it's ultimately up to your discretion!