When deciding on a label, the most important factors are the conditions labels will be exposed to and the cost of their production. When selecting a polyester label, you should be well aware of the following:
Depending on how you answered these questions, you will think about the best polyester label option for your application. Here are some of the possible solutions:
Each of these labels can have a protective laminate or topcoat. For added strength and durability, polyester labels usually have another polyester layer – a laminate, over the facestock surface. It provides an additional protection against the elements, and gives the label a more elegant, expensive look. It can also sharpen and improve the printed image quality, because it creates contrast between the background of the label and printed image/lettering.