1. Q: What is tinplate? Are printed tins safe for food?
A: Tinplate is the steel coated with a fine layer of tin for tin
protective purposes. Tinplate is a high quality safe
packaging material for food items. such as cookies candies,
chocolate, etc. A food grade lacquer is coated on
the inside of the tin to prevent corrosion and interaction of the
tin with the food product and thus make it suitable
for food storage.
2. Q: How do you print on the tins? Is it screened or offset
A: Metal decoration is an offset printing process utilizing CMYK
colors. Print is done on large metals first,then
slitting into smaller piece for stamping and formation.
3. Q: How do I get a copy of you product catalog or samples?
A: Our product and samples are free for you. Please note that it is
our policy that the receiver pays for the service.
If it is convenient for your company, please confirm this with us
and give us your company name,detailed address,
zip code, telephone number, courier service account
number(FedEx,UPS,DHL,TNT, etc). We shall do your best
to help you.
4. Q: What is the MOQ for tin order?
A: Due to mass printing and production set up, minimum order
quantity is roughly 3000-5000pcs for large size
and 10000pcs for small size of tins
5. Q: What is metal proofing charge?
A: Metal proofing sample is distinctive process for showing the
color effect on the metal compared with paper.
It is separate process from mass production, and thus also cost
6. Q: How should I design on a tin?
A: Before designing any graphics on a particular tin,we will
furnish a dimension layout for positioning graphics.
According to the tin construction,this positioning info is very
important to ensure the proper placement of
artworks onto each of the tin.