Custom Printing

Brand your product with custom printed pouches

Along with a wide selection of packaging options that are offered in stock, complete customization of your package is also available.  We take your unique ideas and bring them to life through our high-quality rotorgravure printing process (flexo is also available if shorter lead times are a requirement.)  With 8-color presses, designs and graphics are printed with greater precision and sharpness.  Our custom manufacturing capabiliites allow us to modify sizes and shapes as well as integrate various applications including zippers, perforations, tear notches, hang holes and handles.

If you are looking to do smaller quantities, check out Roastar with their digital printing or our hot stamping options.

FEATURES:

  • Minimum:  Depends on the size of your bag (smaller bags will require larger minimums than larger bags), but assume 40,000pcs to be safe.  Any custom bags that do not require custom printing will have smaller minimums
  • Material Compositions:  Poly/nylon (barrier bags), PET/LLDPE (standard clear stand up pouches), PET/CPP, Metallized PET/LLDPE, Foil, etc.  -  We can help you determine the appropriate material based on what you are trying to package
  • Cost:  Depends on the bag quantity + plate charges
  • Printing Method:  Rotogravure or flexo depending on your lead time
  • Lead Time:  10-12 weeks after final artwork approval and receipt of payment

STEPS FOR CUSTOM PRINTING:

  • Fill out our quick survey to determine your bag type, size, printing requirements
  • Send in your artwork if printing(see artwork requirements below)
  • Approve artwork design
  • Bags will be ready to ship in 10-12 weeks

ARTWORK REQUIREMENTS:

  • Please use the following design software to create your artwork:  Illustrator CS6 or lower or InDesign CS6 or lower (Please note that we cannot accept artwork in Photoshop format as the sharpness of text cannot be guaranteed)
  • Save the software in vector format such as .AI or PDF file
  • Do not scan preprinted images.  Make sure the images are saved in CMYK mode not RGB mode
  • Make sure to include all support files separately, such as picture files and original files.  Do not flatten layers in Photoshop
  • Images of 4-color process printing must be at resolution of 300dpi (175 maximum line screen)
  • Please have your logo(s) created in Illustrator or InDesign.  Do not import your logo(s) into Photoshop unless necessary
  • Always double check your spelling, please proofread all the text in your artwork prior to submission.  Please note any changes made after artwork has been submitted may delay the process and and increase costs
  • Send files via Wetransfer.com, Dropbox, You SendIt
  • Once your artwork is approved, we will send a digital proof as well as any recommended modifications if any