Conformable and semi-squeezable film labels


Film labels for conformable and semi-squeezable containers must be flexible and able to conform well to contours so that the quality of the product is always reflected in the quality of the packaging. These materials must fit well around oddly shaped packaging without any bubbles or wrinkles – and they need to resist edge-lifting, as loose label edges can cause adhesive whitening if the product is exposed to water.

Depending on the container shape and level of squeezability, UPM Raflatac recommends PP, Raflex Plus and Raflex MDO for conformable and contoured containers.

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Conformable container examples

Standard shampoo bottles are typically semi-squeezable and feature a fairly flat panel. Both PP and Raflex Plus are a perfect fit to help prevent creasing and bubbling due to their conformability on these types of containers.

Hair conditioner containers require a higher level of squeezability due to the high viscosity of the conditioner itself. Raflex Plus and Raflex MDO are both ideal choices for conforming to these bottle types and keeping high-end products looking their very best squeeze after squeeze.

Conformable film label products

Sales code Product description
SY319P 2.0 mil RAFLEX PLUS CLEAR TC RP74 0.92 mil PET
SY104B 2.2 mil RAFLEX PLUS CLEAR TC RP37 2.2 mil HIGH DENSITY
SY142Z 2.2 mil RAFLEX PLUS CLEAR TC RP37 1.2 mil PET
SY102Z 2.2 mil RAFLEX PLUS WHITE TC RP37 2.2 mil HIGH DENSITY
SY110H2.2 mil RAFLEX PLUS WHITE TC RP37 1.2 mil PET
SY791G​2.0 mil RAFLEX MDO CLEAR NTC RP74 0.92 mil PET
SY959R​2.0 mil RAFLEX MDO CLEAR TC RP74 2.2 mil HIGH DENSITY
SY383A2.0 mil RAFLEX MDO CLEAR TC RP74 0.92 mil PET
SY960S​2.0 mil RAFLEX MDO WHITE NTC RP74 0.92 mil PET
SY962U 2.0 mil RAFLEX MDO WHITE TC RP74 2.2 mil HIGH DENSITY
SY961T​2.0 mil RAFLEX MDO WHITE TC RP74 0.92 mil PET