What are the processes for printing disposable paper cups
Disposable paper cup printing, as a novel way of advertising, has become one of the most economical, affordable and easy-to-operate advertising media because of its closeness to life and low cost. In our daily life, we often come into contact with paper cups of various styles, among which there are many advertising paper cups printed with more patterns. As a new propaganda mode of enterprises, advertising paper cups are used in various enterprises. By printing various designed patterns on paper cups, it can not only bring a good mood to the drinkers, but also promote the company well. Usually, the printing methods of advertising paper cups are diverse, and each type of printing method is also different. The patterns designed on the cup body can give people different drinking moods and are also "symbols" to promote a certain product. Because the product's trademark, name, manufacturer, distributor, etc. can all be designed on the surface of the paper cup. When people drink beverages, they can recognize and understand the product from this information.
What are the ways to print paper cups?
1. Offset printing is an advertising paper cup that uses the principle of repelling oil and water to print paper cup patterns and prints in this way. The advantage is that the color of the pattern is full, bright, and high definition. Even the small lines printed on the paper cup can be clearly displayed, which makes the appearance of the entire paper cup more beautiful. However, the paper cups printed in this way are not suitable for the edible industry, and the offset printing ink is not very environmentally friendly, so it is best not to use the paper cups printed in this way for drinking.
2. Silk screen printing has good flexibility and applicability. It is more suitable for printing on soft objects such as paper or cloth, and it can also be printed on hard objects, such as glass, ceramics, etc. This method of printing will not be limited by the surface shape and size of the substrate. The paper cups printed by screen printing have certain limitations in handling gradation and image accuracy.
3. Flexo printing is also called green printing because it uses water-based inks. When doing flexo printing, the structure of the flexo printer machine
is relatively simple, and the scale of investment is relatively low. Compared with other types of printing methods, flexo printing is currently the most commonly used printing process in advertising paper cup printing machine