Anatomy of a label

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Let’s talk about the parts and pieces that make up a label. When you see a printed label, you don’t think there are many parts. How could there be? It’s just a sticky piece of paper – right? Wrong, well, sort of. The label starts with the substrate or material, either film or paper; both have many options. For this example, we will use paper as our starting point and explain the different parts.