Your labels are as important as your brand, product or
organisational image, in communicating your chosen values. Because the medium becomes
the message and the label quality you choose says a lot about you, but a poor quality
label can say even more!
We understand that the combination of label material, adhesive, design, print and finish are all critical elements in a labels appearance and performance. Delivering the highest quality standards in label production and customer care is a collective responsibility at AA Labels, ensuring that you receive a high quality label for your application.
Start by using the filters to select the shape, size, material, colour and adhesive type of the label that you require.
After selecting the label you can decide the format e.g. rolls or sheets, the number of labels and price.
In addition to regular, repeat volume label orders from large customer organisations, we also have many SME customers with a number of first-time orders being placed daily.
Our customer care team are experienced and skilled in assisting start-up businesses to produce the labels required and are happy to provide advice on everything to do with labelling. So if you are looking for a labelling specialist that values short-run label business, then you have come to the right place.
Additional information about our printed label service is available by opening the tabs below.
If you already have artwork prepared in a file saved format, then this can be uploaded with your order and remember that all artwork amendments are likely to be chargeable by your graphic designer, so its best practice to only commission professional design services once all the elements of your design are finalised. For a small charge we can design artwork for you based on any existing packaging you have, your logo or brand aspirations. (Include an image of files e.g. EPS, PDF)
Please note uploaded files must be no larger than 2Mb and to achieve the best results for your finished labels you will need a professional standard of artwork. We require scaled, print-ready studio artwork, supplied in editable PDF or EPS format, with a minimum resolution of 200dpi. No original artwork e.g. hand drawn images, can be amended and if you only have image files e.g. JPEG these also cannot be easily amended and need to be print ready as explained in our guidelines
Upon placement of order and submission of artwork our studio designers will prepare a print ready file for label production. Prior to proceeding to print we will first send you an electronic soft-proof for approval, via email.
If you also require an additional press-proof/s for approval, prior to production, then this can also be provided and our customer care team will be able to provide you with details of the cost of this service for your artworks.
Our 7 colour inkjet digital label press, with white ink, delivers exceptional print quality and accurate colour reproduction on a variety of standard label substrates. Ideal for high quality short to medium–run label printing.Professionally Produced Printed Labels Colours
Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, Green, Orange & White.
The inclusion of white ink for solid, opaque white printing on materials such as clear film and metallic substrates. Facilitates the production of metallic colours and finishes, white text and panels on clear labels and the flexibility of printing white first or last e.g. window stickers.Resolution
We will select and print to the highest best optimal resolution for the label image required e.g. 720 x 720DPI; 720 x 1,080DPI; 1,440 x 720DPI (for paper) & 720 x 1,440DPI (for film)Web Width
80mm – 330.2mm adjustable to support any width within this range.Image Size
Up to 315.2mm x 914.4mm maximum.
Label Face-Stock/Substrate Matt, gloss and semi-gloss paper, Polyethylene & Polypropylene.
100 µm – 320 µm
Orders are added to the print queue following final approval of artwork from the soft-proof provided. We commit to print, finishing and conversion within 4 working days from this point.
Despatch Deliveries are made the following working day in mainland UK (other than exception postcodes and offshore). Delivery times outside of the UK vary, please refer to "Delivery & Shipping" under "SITE LINKS" in the footer of this page.Delivery
You can therefore expect to receive your printed labels within 3 – 5 working days in the UK. Outside of the UK delivery times vary.
Samples of label materials can be provided (FOC) for evaluation of the application suitability , but will not be a label size sample. These can be ordered from the website, or by contacting customer care.Press-Proofs
In addition to soft-proof artwork for approval, should you require a physical print sample of your label to assess and approve the print quality, layout and finish. Please contact our customer care team who will be able to advise of the cost of this service for your order.