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  • Example 1 Example 2

    2mm

    102mm

    96mm

    92mm

    98mm

    Safe Zone

    2mm

    2mm 2mm

    Die-line (Actual Artwork Size) Safe Zone Full Bleed

    IMPORTANT

    1. Safe Zone: Vital elements of artwork MUST BE within the Safe Zone, 2mm from all sides of die-line.2. Full Bleed: Expand your background design (bleeding), 2mm from all sides of Artwork Height & Width dimension.3. Please refer to the example below how to determine your Artwork Size, Safe Zone & Full Bleed.

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    Content Page Nos.

    Safe Zone, Bleeding, Die Line

    Preparing File for Label Sticker with Die Line Artwork Specification

    Die Line Precautions

    Gap Between Multi-edges Die Line

    1 Colour Label Sticker

    White Color Printing, Artwork Preparation for OPP with White Ink

    Important Notes In Preparing White Base Artwork

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    Multiple Die Line Label Sticker

    Multiple Die Line Label Sticker Artwork File Preparation Method

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    SAFE ZONE, BLEEDING, DIE LINE

    Example:

    Actual Artwork Size98mm x 92mm (Input at Ordering Page)Full Bleed Size102mm x 96mmSafe Zone2mm from all sides of die-cut edge

    Input the artwork actual size at Ordering Page when you place order.

    Lets say your artwork = 98mm x 92mm

    Safe Zone

    2mm

    102mm

    96mm

    92mm

    98mm

    2mm

    2mm2mm

  • Step 1

    Step 2

    Step 3

    PREPARING FILE FOR LABEL STICKER WITH DIE LINE ARTWORK SPECIFICATION

    File 1: File 2: File 3:

    File 1: Full artwork with artwork and die line for die-cut.

    File 2: Artwork to be printed only.

    File 3: Die line with transparent background. (JPEG file not accepted).Note: Ensure die line is positioned accurately (as per File 1) to avoid mis-registration. You MUST fill the Die Line in PROCESS COLOUR (C: 100, Y: 100, M: 0, K: 0) & Line Stroke: 1.0pts. Save your file with transparent background.

    Upload your artwork to placeorder.

    Zip all PDF files together(In zip format)

    Combine and save into1 PDF file (3 pages)

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    Cutting Edge Tolerance: + - 1mm

    DIE LINE PRECAUTIONS

    Scenario 1: What happens when die line falls exactly on the artwork line

    Below are mis-registration scenario that can be happen during the die-cut process when die line is not correctly placed,as + - 1mm cutting edge tolerance has to be taken into consideration.

    What happens when die line is exactly on different colour background.Scenario 2:

    When die line is exactly on artwork line, the result is,die cut may not align accurately during the die-cut process.

    Solution :Allow min. 2mm between artwork line and die-cut line.

    When the artwork is prepared with the die line as shown below, the final outcome may look like the picture shown on the right.

    * Member is advised to revise artwork when these problems are detected.* Excard shall not be held liable for any of defect in printing outcome due to artwork sent not correctly prepared as advised.

    Min 2mm

    Solution :(a) Fill the background with White (b) Fill the background with Red OR

    OR

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    GAP BETWEEN MULTI-EDGES DIE LINE

    How to define Multi-Edges Die Line - More than 5 cutting edges within 10mm.

    Shown below is the correct and incorrect multi-edge die-line edges:

    10mm

    10mm

    10mm

    10mm

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    1 COLOUR LABEL STICKER

    Artwork with toning from 10% - 100% is allowed for 1 colour label sticker. For example:

    Cyan 100%

    Cyan Artwork With Toning

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    WHITE COLOR PRINTING

    White color is only available for OPP and not available for other stickers. Printed stickers will show white colordue to sticker surface color are white (MKPS, PRPS, PPNG and SYPR).

    Yet for Transparent OPP sticker , since it is transparent, so printing without white ink will be see through ifpaste on colored surface.

    500ml

    BabyShampoo

    - Its Shower Time -

    500ml

    Gentle Cleaning for Hand & Body

    Paste on yellow colored surfaceWording area will be see through dueto printing skip on white color area

    Printed OPP Sticker without White Ink

    500ml

    BabyShampoo

    - Its Shower Time -

    500ml

    Gentle Cleaning for Hand & Body

    Wording area will be printed aswhite color

    Printed OPP Sticker with White Ink

    ARTWORK PREPARATION FOR OPP WITH WHITE INK

    For order with 4C + WhitePage 1: Overview artwork (Printable artwork and Dieline)Page 2: White artwork with Process Black Colour (K100)Page 3: Printable artwork only (CMYK)Page 4: Dieline only

    For order with WhitePage 1: Overview artwork (White artwork and Dieline)Page 2: White artwork with Process Black Colour (K100)Page 3: Dieline only

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    -Fill the artwork with black (K100) to indicate the area for white base.

    -Rename colour to precisely White to indicate the area of white base instead WHITE or white*Excard will not held responsibility on any wrong white spot colour naming error. (eg. WHITE or white)

    -Only use Adobe Illustrator to prepare the white base artwork.-JPEG file format or JPEG save in PDF format is not allowed while prepare white based artwork.

    Rename the color swatch name by using Adobe Illustrator1. Fill colour with K1002. Double Click the colour at Swatches3. At Swatch Option Choose Color Mode to "Spot Color" and rename the Swatch Name to "White.4. Double confirm by checking the artwork is filled with K100 with "White" swatch name.

    IMPORTANT NOTES IN PREPARING WHITE BASE ARTWORK

    STEP 1

    STEP 3

    STEP 2

    STEP 4

    Fill colour with K100

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    Artwork Dimension ( Refer to diagram)

    Please refer to the diagram below for the artwork dimension. For example, A4 size:

    297mm

    10mm

    210mm

    1.5mm bleeding for artworkDie cutting size for artwork2mm safe zone for artwork10mm safe zone for cut to size stickerSticker product size

    * The gap between 2 trim lines must at least 3mm

    MULTIPLE DIE LINE LABEL STICKER

    Noted:

    3mm gap between 2 ups

    10m

    m

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    10mm

    MULTIPLE DIE LINE LABEL STICKER ARTWORK FILE PREPARATION METHOD

    Page 1: CMYK Printing + Die Line

    ABCABC

    ABC

    ABC

    ABC

    ABC

    ABC

    ABC

    AB

    CA

    BC

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    Page 2: CMYK Printing

    ABCABC

    ABC

    ABC

    ABC

    ABC

    ABC

    ABC

    AB

    CA

    BC

    MULTIPLE DIE LINE LABEL STICKER ARTWORK FILE PREPARATION METHOD

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    10mm

    Page 3: Die Line

    MULTIPLE DIE LINE LABEL STICKER ARTWORK FILE PREPARATION METHOD

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