Nameplate Blog

Cosmetic Packaging How do you capture flirtation and fun in cosmetic packaging? Combine a bright vibrant color with a cute design and there you have it! Take that design and translate it into an attractive label to carry branding across the packaging. This is exactly what was done with the custom ...
One option for attachment of your nameplate or badge is tabs, created during the tooling phase of production. Tabs can be used in aluminum and stainless steel nameplates as locators and to help with alignment. Combine with pressure sensitive or foam adhesive for secure bond to your product. Or let ...
Subtle Dimension for Appliqués  Sometimes the packaging or housing surface for the end product is not friendly for a  dimensional look.  Your design calls for graphics which are set down into the label or appliqué.  How can this be achieved without causing attachment concerns?  Coined graphics on ...
Real Metal Accent for Nitro Cologne The metal accents on the WCW Nitro Cologne bottle are a truly unique approach to fragrance packaging design.  The aluminum side panels are decorated with a brushed finish and transparent tint of color.  Embossed details are designed to mimic the studded leather ...
"Blank on Tape" Packaging Method Are you looking for a more efficient method to apply your brand onto your products?  Why not consider our “Blank on Tape” option for packaging your nameplate. “Blank on Tape” refers to the process in which a nameplate is applied onto a roll of adhesive. There are ...
Collector's Edition CD Case Packaging This example of packaging is featured on a 5 CD Box Set and an accompanying guitar carrying case which houses the CD set (not pictured). The logo is printed on a bright aluminum substrate, with a matte black finish surrounding the logo. In addition, the logo is ...
Another way to achieve an embossed look on aluminum is to add a printed texture with gloss.  The ink builds up and creates a texture that you can see and feel.  This technique is often used on cosmetic nameplates.  Screen printed texture is available in high or low gloss for a subtle background ...
Packaging innovation is a key element in beauty marketing today. This is illustrated by the continuous launch of unique packages on the market.  Decorative inserts and labels are a key element in the differentiation of products and their packaging.  
Fragrance Packaging Common tooling is used in this example to create similar yet distinct metal labels for Bora Bora colognes and perfumes.  The example illustrates the use of color to differentiate products.  Using a single tool for embossing and stamping helps to control costs.

Subscribe to Nameplate Blog

Request A Quote

Namplate Samples, Aluminum Nameplates, Plastic Labels