The Difference Between Hot and Cold Foil in Post Press Magazine by Mike King

By November 18, 2015 No Comments

2015-PrintUV-1184With the variety of manufacturing
options available to add multisensory packaging effects, brands across all industries are beginning to branch out and use foils. One of the most talked about points of confusion is the difference between hot foil and cold foil, along with what the pros and cons are of each method. This article will explore the pros and cons of these two separate methods for sheet-fed foil processes. Choosing the right method is tied to many factors, but having a baseline understanding will help with price, speed to market, branding and, ultimately, consumer impact…

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