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Hot Foil Stamping / Heat transfer

cosmetic and personal careHot foil stamping / Heat Transfer is a form of product decoration that uses a combination of heat, pressure and dwell to apply pre-printed graphics permanently to a part.

Heat Transfer is reverse printing process in which pre-printed graphics transferred off a special wax release carrier onto a container through Stationaryheat and pressure. The results give the impression of a "no-label" look where the decoration appears to be part of the container.

The foil consists of adhesive lacquer, ink layer, protective lacquer and release paper.

Benefits of Heat Transfer

Heat Transfer delivers many benefits including:
Brilliant, Multi-Colored Graphics:

  •   Gravure Printed Quality
  •   Photographic Resolution
  •   Metallic Like Colors
  •   Vignettes & Tones

Permanent, Safe Decoration

  •   Moisture & Chemical Resistant
  •   Durable
  •   Dry Process (No Wet Inks/Screens)


  •   Print can Remain on Plastic Containers during Recycling &   Regrind
  •   Only Applies Ink & Lacquer on Containers (no heavy metals   used)
  •   Wax Release Liner is Biodegradable