Litho Lamination

Litho Lamination

Metallized litho lamination solutions: an upgraded unboxing experience

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Brands and businesses are turning to expert printers and converters like you to assist them to upgrade the appeal of their packaging. That means you’re being asked to help produce bold, beautiful looks, and at the same time ensure packaging can look great after it's been exposed to a multitude of rigorous environments – that could be anything from the shipping process for online retailers, to the store environment for high-end consumer packaging.

Our metallized paper is the ideal top liner for litho laminating. It attracts and holds consumer attention longer than any alternative. It allows you to offer brands the unique looks they desire, and at the same time, rest assured our product is resilient enough to look great despite the demanding conditions litho laminated boxes need to withstand.

  • Point of Purchase
  • Box Wrap
  • Shipping
  • Ecommerce
  • Electronics
  • High end items

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Touched by millions of consumers. Every day.

We think global, but act local.

  • 4 plants around the world (US, BE, BR, IT)
  • 480 dedicated employees
  • 80 countries served
  • 40 years of experience

Our story

Functional

  • Packaging can easily be recycled as paper
  • Suitable for multi-functional usage
  • Our metallized paper is high quality and easy to work with
  • Offers great cost efficiency

Stylish

  • Extensive design possibilities
  • Gives packaging a distinctive, premium look
  • Bright, glossy and highly reflective
  • Offers brands greater branding flexibility on packaging

Technical

  • Compatible with nearly all contemporary printing technologies
  • More efficiency with greater runnability
  • Global technical support
  • Helps to guard against counterfeits

Specifications

Index Value
AR Metallizing Pro support Included
Weight Up to 150 gsm
Custom Colors
Available in UltraShine
Available in Holographic
Available two sided coating
Reverse gloss
Print methods Gravure, UV Offset, Flexography
Ink advice included
Delivery Rolls, sheets
Recyclable 100%
Physical Prototype On request
Augmented Reality Prototype On request
Other finishes and options Contact us

Benefits for printers

Metallized paper helps you cater to a broader range of brands and customers by offering a packaging solution that's more commercially valuable and attractive. Even better is that you can do it without needing to change your printing infrastructure. Our paper:

  • Is available worldwide
  • Our metallized paper compatible with contemporary printing techniques
  • Is suited to all types of ink
  • Runs efficiently on printing presses to maximize impressions per minute
  • Provides excellent surface characteristics for printing
  • Is eco-friendly

Benefits for convertors

Our metallized paper helps you reach new customers in the best way possible: through innovative packaging solutions. Our papers are easy to work with, operationally efficient and help your clients boost their sales. Our paper helps you to:

  • Gain operational efficiency
  • Improve entire waste streams
  • Support market entry in the minimum timeframe
  • Provide a reliable supply chain which also affords you flexibility when you need it
  • Provide an eco-friendly face stock that is available globally

Benefits for brands

The way your product looks in-store is a key factor in its sale. Our product provides provable benefits for your brand: they give your customers the impression of a premium product which is great value for their money. This helps you to:

  • Catch and retain consumer attention
  • Differentiate your brand and products from the competition
  • Convey to consumers that brand is of high quality
  • Nurture brand connection
  • Support market entry with successful launches of new brands

Features

Great looks

Leave a lasting impression: additional coating layers offer beautiful solid ink coverage

Excellent printability

Ideal surface to ensure excellent printing definition and clarity

Supports fast market entry

A reliable supply chain which also affords you flexibility when you need it

Easily interchangeable

Runs as paper and printable in all contemporary printing techniques

High-quality

Designed to fold well without cracking on edges

Safety and reliability

Meets all standard industry and regulatory requirements

Flexible coatings

Ideal for surface that needs to bend, prevents fiber breaks and cracks on the folds

Eco-friendly

0% plastics: a sustainable and recyclable alternative to film and foil

Variety of widths and sheet sizes

Available in custom sheets sizes, ability to support large format market

Stand out from the competition with packaging that gets noticed.

FAQ about Litho Lamination

  • We’re not here to help you deliver a good label; we’re here to help you deliver a great one. We understand that if there are issues with any of the fundamental elements clients expect from a wet strength label (bleeding, curling, ink adhesion, passing the ice bucket test) they will be coming to you looking for answers.

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  • At AR Metallizing, we produce metallized paper that ranges from 56 gsm to 150 gsm, with the ability to support higher caliper requirements as requested. It is compatible with all contemporary printing techniques such as offset, rotogravure and flexography. It offers a surface that is ideal for interaction between the paper and ink, which gives excellent printability, great definition and clarity. Metallized paper is suited to all types of ink, such as solvent-based, water-based and UV curable.

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What's your story?

You want your consumers to have a great unboxing experience? We have the right solution for you. Stand out from the crowd with sensorial experience and innovative design.