Pressure Sensitive Labels
When most people think of product labels, they think of what is formally named a “pressure sensitive label” (abbr. PSL); however, they are often referred to as a sticker. Due to their versatile nature (and their ability to adhere to most shapes and surfaces), pressure sensitive labels can be found on nearly any type of product and account for more than 80 percent of all labels in the market today.
What are pressure sensitive labels (stickers)?
Pressure sensitive labels, or stickers, are the type of labels that peel off-and-stick due to their adhesive glue backing (comparatively to a sticker). These labels (stickers) don’t require any heat, water or solvents to activate and can instead be applied to a products’ surface using only moderate pressure. Therefore, this label solution can be applied by hand or using a machine.
Why choose pressure sensitive labels (Stickers)?
Pressure sensitive labels (stickers) are highly versatile and can be applied to most shapes and surfaces, making them a viable option for most products. With a wide array of materials these labels can be made of, such as paper, film, and foil, and a multitude of adhesives available, these labels are able to be customized to your unique application needs. Some high-performance pressure sensitive label adhesives can even last through extreme heat or cold, moisture and humidity, or a host of other environmental hazards.
Utilizing our full-scale printing capabilities, we can create a label for you included any design need ranging from:
High resolution and vibrant colors
Digital vs Flexographic Pressure Sensitive Labels
Depending on the unique circumstances of your order, we can determine whether your order lends itself to digital or flexographic labels. (Digital labeling lends itself more so to short runs and quick turn arounds whereas flexographic labeling is more cost effective for larger sized orders.)
High-Quality Digital Labels
Ideal for short run label orders and quick turnarounds
No plate costs or minimum quantities
Ideal for large runs
Low per label pricing in high qualities
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