Freezer Label Substrates

Label substrate or face stock is the base material upon which the information is printed. Depending on the shape and material of the product that needs labeling, you will need different types of label stocks.

Freezer labels typically fall under two categories of use: ‘dry conditions’ and ‘wet conditions’ For DRY, we use paper material specifically meant for cold/dry exposure. For WET, we use synthetic material (polyester/vinyl) specifically meant for cold/wet exposure, ie. condensation, frost, etc…

Each of these substrates has many subtypes, and some face stocks typically used for freezer grade applications are the following: