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Eyeshadow Brush Box And Blush Brush Box

In this article, we will talk about 2 soft touch matte black cosmetic paper boxes which we make for the Reba beauty in the United states. One is the eye-shadow brush paper box, the other is the retractable blush brush paper box.

matte black cosmetic paper boxes

On the top is the retractable blush brush paper box, on the bottom is the eye-shadow brush paper box.

The touch of the boxes feels like the leather, which is the most amazing thing of the packaging design. The print designer took the picture of the black leather and used it as the back ground image of the box. And the soft touch finish finally proved that it works perfectly. On the front side is the silver foil stamped logo of Reba.

soft touch cosmetic blush brush paper box with silver foil

Glossy silver foil stamping for the Reba logo image on the front panel of the blush brush box

eye shadow brush paper box

Eye shadow brush paper box

Both boxes have the STE box style, which refers to the straight tuck end paper box. This is quite a popular box style for the high-end luxury cosmetic boxes and jewelry boxes.

straight tuck end cosmetic paper box

Tuck top of the paper box

Shanghai DE Printed Box supplies all kinds of high-end luxury cosmetic boxes and jewelry boxes. If you have a box to do, please do not hesitate to give us an email to ask a price quote.

 

 

Hinged Lid Rigid Box With Thermal-formed Tray Insert

The soft touch rigid box below is a health care products packaging box we made for NeuroMetrix in United States. The box is a typical hinged lid rigid box, which has the black thermal-formed tray inserts.

hinged lid rigid box with thermalformed tray insert

Black thermal-formed tray inside the rigid paper box to hold and secure the products.

The whole box is flood printed with the PMS color. On the top lid is the spot UV varnished logo iamge, which has 2 colors, white and blue. The blue color on the logo image is a PMS color too. What make the rigid box special is the soft touch laminating applied on the surface printing inks.  Besides the soft touch laminating, there are 2 other solutions to achieve the soft touch effect, the soft touch paper and soft touch varnishing.

spot uv for the logo image of the rigid box

The logo is printed with 2 pantone colors, pantone white and blue.

Soft touch laminating on the outside

Soft touch laminating on the outside

Inside the rigid box is 2 separate thermal formed tray inserts to hold the products. The thermalformed tray is made of the 0.6mm thickness PP plastic paper material. The color is black.

hinged lid rigid box with thermal-formed tray insert

Black color PP thermal-formed tray insert inside the hinged lid rigid box

 

Corrugated Box Printed Inside and Outside

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.

The corrugated box printed inside and outside usually comes in 2 styles, B flute corrugated printed box and E flute corrugated printed box. The E flute corrugated printed box is recommended when you need a small or medium size paper box, while the B flute corrugated printed box is recommended when you need a large size paper box. Compared with the E flute paper box, the B flute corrugated box is thicker and stronger, providing a better protection to the protects inside thanks to its extraordinary durability and rigidity.

A Typical Double Sided Printed Corrugated Box

The double sided printed corrugated box below is litho offset printed inside and outside. But both sides have quite the different finish. On the outside, the box is printed matte black achieved by the matte laminating, while on the inside, the print is semi-glossy varnished.

E flute printed corrugated box printed inside and outside

The corrugated printed box is made of the E flute corrugated board, which is matte black printed outside and semi-glossy green printed inside.

This is a typical E flute mailer box printed inside and outside, which is one of our most featured products. The box is flat shipped and packed to reduce the shipping cost and warehouse cost. Also, the box is a completely die-cutting paper box without using glue water or tapes, easy to setup. And it is very strong for the long distance delivery due to its very special structure.

The most stunning point of the box is that it is really beautiful when you want a pretty but strong package for your product.

double sided printed corrugated box

The corrugated mailer box is printed outside and inside.

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.

corrugated box printed inside and out

The set-up and assembled view of the box

corrugated printed box printed inside and out

Inside view of the box

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.

double sided printing E flute corrugated box

Exterior printing for the box

F flute corrugated printed box

Interior printing of the box

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.

Matte Laminating

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.

corrugated die-cut box printing inside and out

This is a electronics packaging box for the mobile phone.

Check more litho printed boxes printed inside and outside.

Flexo Printing

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.

Flexo printed inside and ouside of the corrugated box

Flexo printed inside and ouside of the corrugated box

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.

B flute corrugated box printed inside and outside

B flute corrugated box printed inside and outside

More Corrugated Boxes Printed Inside and Outside

The corrugated box printed on both sides is most featured products. Because the paper box is printed inside and outside, it actually has 4 layers, 2 of which are the CCNB paperboards laminated. The complexity of the paper box makes the price a little high compared with paper box only printed outside. And the defective rate is higher due to the complexity of the production process. Therefore, we spent years to develop the techniques to produce this eye-appealing paper package cost-effectively with a lower defective rate. At the moment, we have successfully solved the quality problem. Below are more corrugated box printed inside and outside.

E flute corrugated box printed inside and outside

E flute corrugated box printed inside and outside.

E flute corrugated box printed inside and outside

E flute corrugated box printed inside and outside.

E flute corrugated box printed inside and outside.

Shanghai DE Printed Box is a custom corrugated printed box supplier. If you have a corrugated printed box do make, just email at kris@www.deprintedbox.com for a price quote.

Also you can check our official website www.deprintedbox.com to learn more about us.