Food Labels for Effective Product Packaging
Food labels and packaging play a critical role in influencing consumer choice. Effective custom food labels will capture attention, convince customers to make a purchase, and create a lasting impression of your brand.
Whether you are selling for retail or creating homemade products, your distinctive design should go hand in hand with the best material to get a professional look. At NextDayFlyers, we offer not just quality printing but also an exceptional experience for every one of our customers.
Customization options for every budget. Whether your brand is minimalist or quirky, elegant or corporate, we offer a wide variety of custom food labels to suit your style. Choose from a variety of shapes and sizes, in cut-to-size or roll format. Order as few as 25 pieces or up to thousands. Our food label’s self-adhesive backing can adhere to any smooth surface such as plastic pouches, glass jars, and bottles.
Print food labels and get them fast. We know your time is important, so we offer next-day printing options. Just place your order and upload your press-ready files by 6:00 p.m. PT Mondays through Fridays and your order will be ready to ship in 24 hours.
Get creative with our online design tool. If you don’t have a layout yet, it’s easy to create one using our online design tool. It’s easy to upload your logo, search for graphics and images, add text, and edit. We also have free design templates you can easily customize according to your branding guidelines.
Free design check. We can send you a PDF file for your approval before we proceed with printing your labels. This allows you to check your design for errors and make any revisions. This NextDayFlyers service is free of charge for all our customers.
Print Food Labels for Your Business
Each label material we offer has its unique set of advantages. The right label for your product depends on its application, look, and feel. We can differentiate these types of labels to help you make the best choice for your business.
Start by choosing a size from 0.5” x 1” up to 6” x 6.5”. Select from four standard shapes: rectangle, square, oval, and circle.
Our food labels come in either cut-to-size or roll format. Cut-to-size labels are printed and cut into singles according to their individual shape and size. Roll labels are printed and spun around a spool that fits most label dispensers.
Choose between 70 lb. label or white vinyl sticker for cut-to-size food labels.
70 lb. label is our standard, indoor food label material. It has a slightly glossy finish, but you may opt for elegant matte or vibrant high-gloss UV coating for added protection. When left uncoated, you can write on these labels using a ballpoint pen or permanent marker.
White vinyl is our toughest label option. This material is durable, waterproof, and stays on almost any smooth surface. It comes with an extra shiny, high-gloss UV finish that amplifies the saturation of your design.
For roll labels, we have white premium sticker paper, BOPP, and Estate adhesive paper.
White premium sticker paper is pressure-sensitive indoor label material. You may add gloss or matte lamination to make it more resistant to oil and water.
Biaxially-oriented polypropylene (BOPP) is a popular choice for food labels. It’s made with plastic properties, so it works for products exposed to water, oil, and moisture. We offer white, clear, and metallic silver BOPP labels.
Estate adhesive paper comes uncoated with a subtle, natural texture. Wine manufacturers choose this product because of its elegant effect. It comes in cream laid, white laid, and white vellum texture. You can choose to add the optional matte UV coating for moisture resistance.
Get an instant quote using our product order calculator. Just select your label specifications to automatically generate the price. Print food labels with NextDayFlyers today. Select next-day printing and your stickers will ship out within 24 hours. Send us your artwork file or create a design online today.
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Are labels safe to use on food products?
Yes, all our food labels are non-toxic and safe to use on products. However, we do recommend choosing BOPP labels if your products will be exposed to moisture, oil, or chilled in a refrigerator. This material protects the ink from running and keeps your label intact.
How do I print custom food labels?
Our ordering process for food labels is quick and easy! Just follow these steps:
- Use the order calculator to select the size, quantity, material, and other label specifications. Make sure to indicate your preferred turnaround time.
- The order calculator will give you an estimated cost for your order. If you are satisfied with the order information, you can proceed with uploading your design.
- If you don’t have a design yet, click “Create Design Online”. You can browse through our customizable design templates for inspiration.
- Click “Customize” on a design or blank template to use the online design tool. Use the toolbar to upload your logo, add images and text, and change colors.
- After designing your labels, click “Save As” and add a project name.
- Click “Proceed to Order” and select your design under the Saved Designs tab. Complete the rest of the order process.
Food labels should contain all the necessary information related to your product. Aside from the ingredients, you may be required to include nutrition information, serving size, allergens, and health claims. The Food and Drug Administration provides guidelines to ensure that all food products are safe, wholesome, and properly labeled.
Can I order free sample labels?
You can get samples of our printing by requesting a free sample kit. The kit includes available stocks and coatings for you to compare and decide on what materials you should choose. If you’re looking for something else that’s not on our website, just contact our customer service department at 855-898-9870 on Mondays to Fridays from 5:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. PT.
Do you offer design services?
Yes, we have an in-house design team that can help you create a design from scratch or make edits to existing layouts. Call 855-898-9870 to talk to one of our design specialists to get started.