Custom Bottle Labels; Overview
Whether via exposure to liquids or logistic processes, modern business and retail environments constantly challenge your brand’s custom printed packaging labels. It is therefore evermore important that your chosen printed label supplier understands the challenges involved when producing professional bottle labelling solutions.
As the UK’s Online Roll Label Manufacturer, we custom print bottle labels for businesses & brand owners of all shapes and sizes; from new, younger businesses requiring multi-versioned runs of product labels to larger multi-nationals looking to test and bring new products to market.
We provide printed labels on rolls to businesses across a multitude of industries; from food and beverage to chemical and nutraceutical. Our labels both shelf and industry ready; logistics and refrigeration processes are not a problem
B2B, Custom Printed Labels on Rolls
As a B2B label printing company, we manufacture self-adhesive labels on rolls. The main reason we have chosen to focus our business on roll labels is due to the fact that roll label production allows for full customisation; in terms of aesthetics and function of the label.
For example, packaging labels are often required to be different shapes and sizes to fit relevant pack formats; taking beer labels and craft beer labels as an example, there is a size difference between 330ml and 500ml bottles. On top of this there are the brand owners who wish to differentiate their products by using custom-shaped labels and premium finishes such as hot foil stamping. Such flexibility is mostly not achievable when producing custom labels on sheets.
Approved & Industry-Ready Materials & Substrates
We stock a range of fully certified and industry-approved materials each with it’s own aesthetics and functionality. Depending in which environment your bottle labels will used, we recommend different materials.
Requesting a Sample Book is a logical step; here you can test our materials in the intended environment as well as review the quality of our print and premium finishing.
Synonymous with both wine labels and the spirits industry are textured, matt papers; premium, high quality feel. The cosmetics and chemical industries lean more towards polypropylene (PP) films; water, oil and chemical resistant.
Flexible, Digital Label Printing
We utilize the highest quality digital label printing technology on the market; HP Indigo Technology. Printing professional labels digitally has been a game changer not only for our business but our industry as a whole. It has meant that we are now able to print quantities of labels anywhere from 1000 labels and up! What’s more, so long as the shape and size of your custom labels remain the same, we’re able to print all your label designs/SKUs in one print run – there is no need for expensive printing plates and increased set-up costs.
How Are Printed Roll Labels Best Applied?
Many of our customers apply their custom bottle labels via machine as it is by far the the most efficient method; cleaner and faster than other methods. Should you be looking to either overprint your labels or apply them via machine then we’d recommend reading our Label Application page.
What is the Next Step?
We pride ourselves on offering friendly, professional customer service and bespoke advice. Please do not hesitate to get in touch with our team; we are here to help.
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We are also available during our regular business hours between 9.00 am and 5.00 pm, Mon – Friday.
Tel: 0203 588 1080
Bottle Labels FAQs:
We produce bottle labels of all shapes and sizes for each and every bottle size imaginable; across every industry. No bottle is too large or too small.
We should be able to determine the size of your label as you provide your print-ready label artwork.
Due to the endless amount of pack formats and packaging containers available, custom shaped labels are a standard occurrence. Simply ensure that all cutting tool data is included within your print data.
More than one product; all labels are same size:
Perfect, digital label printing will allow us to print all your labels in the same production run and keep things extremely cost-effective.
More than one product; labels are different sizes:
Where label sizes differ, we will require additional cutting tools and machine set-ups. Essentially each size of label will be treated as a separate print run.
We do not have a minimum order quantity as such.
Due to the nature of roll label printing production methods, we advise that 1000 pieces as good starting point. This ensures you receive a sensible cost per label.
All of the materials which we offer are industry-approved and feature widely across retail shelves and online shops.
The print and protective varnishes allow for both refrigerated and modern logistics environment; no running inks or scuffed labels. The industry standard permanent adhesive also means your custom printed labels won’t be falling off anytime soon.
Finding the most appropriate material is more a question of which material best compliments your brand and this is a question which you must answer. Make the decision easier and request one of our Sample Books.
Types Of Bottle Labels:
Bottle labels for food products need to be cost-effective. A custom shape with a digital print tends to do the trick; bottle labelling with a premium look at a cost-effective price. Read more about food labelling.
Using 330ml or 500ml bottles? Perfect! We are able to print your bottle labels digitally in multi-versioned runs. Imagine the savings! We finish all of our custom printed bottle labels with a protective varnish – this keeps your adhesive labels looking as they should all the way through the refrigeration and logistics processes.
We’re able to combine the quality and flexibility of digital print with premium label finishing; finishes that lend themselves to high quality bottle labels for wine and spirits. Hot foil stamping is synonymous with the wine and spirits industry.
For bottle labels that are entering the world chemicals we tend to recommend a thin polymeric material; polypropylene. Be it clear, white or fully-printed, the material doesn’t absorb or react against anything it shouldn’t do. Printing chemical bottle labels onto a thin PE film not only offers a professional look but also a functional one.
Choosing the correct material for your bottle labels is important. The choice not only determines the aesthetics and feel of the printed label but also the way that it functions. We stock materials that are suitable for the refrigeration process (no running inks) as well as materials that are suitable around oil and chemicals.
Cosmetics bottle labels tend to feature a premium finish element such as hot foil stamping. If you are looking for bottle labelling that offers a luxury feel then you’re in the right place.
Are you looking to create a bottle labels that could help you sell more of your product? Premium finishes paired with digital label printing could be the answer! Metallic golds, raised, embossed areas alongside fantastic print quality offers bottle labelling that really does ‘stand out from the rest.’
Tools & Resources:
Use Our Online Calculator Tool and Calculate the Costs of Your Custom-Roll Labels in Real-Time.
In order to review and test our materials & print quality most comprehensively, we recommend requesting a complimentary Sample Book.
Ensure that your label artwork files are print-ready; download our data delivery guide.
Should you wish to proof your labels before committing to a larger run, we have devised a range of proofing services.
Bottle Labels Summary:
- Premium-Quality Materials
- Any Shape, Any Size Labels
- Industry & Machine Ready
- Custom Roll Sizes
- Trusted Label Manufacturer
- Calculate & Order Online
- Free UK & EU Delivery
- 5-7 Working Day Turnaround