The material gives the basic characteristics of the product such as the thickness, water and heat resistance. It can be confusing to choose among the various materials offered in the market, especially when it is hard to see any difference with just the bare eyes.
Among the different types of printing technology, the most commonly used are screen printing, digital printing and traditional offset printing. Each has its strengths and weaknesses in terms of quality, price, and efficiency.
Each basic material has its own surface finish. However, it is also possible to add a coating or varnish on top which gives the product a superior feel upon touch. Gloss, matt, and textured are the most common laminations in the market.