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FRONTIER LABEL BLOG

Custom Label & Packaging Insights

Tips, trends, and design inspiration for a wide variety of products.

5 Best Private Label Essential Oil Manufacturers

Interest in nature-based self-care continues to rise, making it an ideal time to get in on the essential oils market. With the popularity of online shopping expanding, it’s now possible to market to consumers across the globe, building a loyal base of repeat customers. Private label essential oil companies make it easy to get a…
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How to Choose the Right Packaging for Your Products

First impressions matter, especially when it comes to product packaging. According to Nielsen’s market research, the average consumer is willing to give brands only 13 seconds of their time before making an in-store purchase decision and only 19 seconds before making a purchase online.  The right custom product packaging can help trigger a purchase decision…
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Decals vs. Stickers vs. Labels

Decals, stickers, and labels all have an adhesive backing designed to be applied to a surface of some kind. But these products have more differences than similarities. And using one for the wrong application can result in disappointment. In this post, we discuss the differences between decals, stickers, and labels. And we share use cases…
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Printing Your Own Labels vs. Professional Label Printing

As your business grows, what worked well at the beginning may no longer be sufficient moving forward. That’s especially true if you’ve been printing your own labels. But it isn’t always easy to know when it’s time to size up to a professional product label printer. In this post, we’ll cover the basics of home…
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Best Sizes and Materials for Coffee Bag Labels

Running a coffee business can be an extremely fun and creative endeavor, from inventing delicious new blends to designing the coffee bag packaging. At Frontier, we work with coffee roasters all across the country, and we are blown away by the ingenuity and creativity we’ve seen in coffee bag packaging and design. We want to…
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Best Ice Cream Label Sizes and Materials

In the hot summer months, nothing is quite as refreshing as a frozen confectionary treat. Alternatively, nothing pairs better with a weekend of binging Netflix than a pint of ice cream. Whatever the reason and whatever the season, creating ice cream labels to suit your brand doesn’t have to give you a brain freeze. We’ve…
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Dropper Bottle Size Guide

Dropper bottles are a sturdy, easy-to-use option for holding a wide variety of products — from serums to CBD to essential oils. Dropper bottles can also be used as tincture bottles for dispensing a variety of plant compounds. In this post, we’ll be exploring the different dropper bottle sizes, types, and recommendations for what each…
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Prepress Checklist: Prepare Your Custom Label File for Print

Designing the perfect custom label is one thing, but it’s quite another to have it printed. Examining your digital files from a prepress standpoint is a crucial step in the label creation process, and should always be conducted by you and your designer first because you possess the vision of your final product. Though prepress…
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10 Best Places to Get Label Designs Online

Whether you’re a startup or an established brand, an eye-catching label design for your product is a must. While a professional graphic designer that understands your brand and product is key for good product label design, it does not mean that you need an in-house design team. At Frontier Label our expertise is in label printing, but we…
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How to Determine Your Label Roll Direction

Knowing the correct roll direction for your custom product labels will save you a lot of headaches down the road. The good news is you don’t need to have a degree to figure it out. When ordering your custom label follow these steps to get the right roll direction for your project. What is roll…
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