This article is about the high-end corrugated box printed inside and out. Corrugated box can be luxury and high-end when it is printed inside and out by using the B flute, E flute or F flute corrugated board.
There are 2 printing solution to the double sided printed corrugated box. One is the litho printing, which is also referred to as offset printing. The other solution is the flexo printing.
The 2 solution has quite the different production process.
For the paper material, the litho printing is usually applied on the E flute corrugated box, which usually has 4 layers, CCNB paperboard laminated on both sides. It is strong but heavy due to the high grammage. While for the felxo printed cartons, the 3 layer B flute paperboard is used with white kraft liner on both sides.
For the printing quality, the litho printing has the more vivid and crisp color. While the flexo printing usually has the simplicity of beauty. Litho Printing Solution
Litho Printing Solution
The mailer box below is a corrugated box printed inside and outside by using the litho printing.
The box is made for the Vendera in USA for the mail purpose. The style is the roll end tuck top with dust flaps, a typical box style for the corrugated mailer boxes. But the box is well designed to have the custom die-cutting to have the integral insert.
Great Strength Paperboard
The board for the corrugated box printed inside and out consists of 4 layers, 300gsm art paper (SBS C1S paperboard) on the exterior and interior of the box, the middle 140gsm E flute paper and the 170gsm kraft liner. The combination gives the paperboard the excellent rigidity and durability, which is better than the ordinary 3-ply corrugated board. This will be very useful for the shipping of the products inside.
The E flute corrugated board is only 1.8mm in thickness and F flute is only 1mm in thickness. The thickness of such paperboard is perfect for the high quality litho printing.
The art paper used is also referred to the SBS C1S paperboard, 18pt in thickness.
The box in the picture has the matte laminating on the surface to protect the inks from scratch and dirt.
Since DE Printed Box is a custom paper box manufacturer, you can also choose the glossy laminating, UV glossy for the box design. If you need make the packaging design look more high-end and luxury, you can add the spot UV and foil stamping on the printed logo of the box.
The carton box in the picture below is a B flute corrugated box printed inside and outside by using the flexo printing solution. On the ouside, the stars are printed black color and the side panel has the pink color. On the inside of the mailer box, it is only pink color printed.
Compared with the E flute carton printed inside and out, the B flute carton has the advantage of light weight and low grammage. It is quite useful when you need reduce the mailing cost.
Shanghai DE Printed Box is a custom corrugated printed box supplier. If you have a corrugated printed box do make, just email at email@example.com for a price quote.
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