Category Archives: Labels

November is World Vegan Month


In comparison to vegetarians, vegans refuse not only meat but also all animal-based products such as dairy, eggs, and leather products. They want to ensure the products that they buy and use are produced without animal products or animal testing.

No matter the type of product – be it food, cosmetics, or apparel – businesses that sell vegan products must ensure that their product is entirely vegan from production to sale. This includes the packaging!

Plastic, plastic alternatives (such as Distant Village compostable cellophane bags, made from wood cellulose fibers), glass, and metal packaging can fulfill this need for vegan packaging. Some paper packaging can also be acceptable provided … Read More

Six Tips to Promote Your Brand with Eco-friendly Labels

brand promotion stickers

Your product label may be the first impression that potential customers have of your brand, and by combining sustainable product labels with your eco-friendly products and packaging you can demonstrate your brand’s commitment to sustainability. But you aren’t just limited to product labels, there are many different ways that you can use eco-friendly sticker labels to promote your brand, here are six creative tips and ideas:

TIP #1: Stickers at Events to Leave an Impression

Use recycled and recyclable stickers to hand out at an event, or simply give out stickers with your branding message or logo on them. Once your sticker is in the hands of a customer, they … Read More

Easier and Faster Online Shopping

Pure Labels EcoFriendly Custom Printed

Eco-Friendly Labels at the new website!


The new and improved ecommerce site is live!   Enjoy faster load times, less ‘clicks’ to order eco-friendly labels, and a fun shopping experience. If you use a mobile phone, tablet, or other mobile device, we’ve even improved the mobile shopping experience also for your favorite ecofriendly labels.

Trusted Source for EcoFriendly Labels

Trusted Ecommerce Site for Wholesale Eco-Friendly Labels

As the leading adhesive labels website, we work hard to provide the broadest and most authentic variety of adhesive label options. We know you care about sustainability for your labels and packaging, and that real solutions that are genuine and work are … Read More

Four Things You Probably Did Not Know About Custom Printed Corrugated Mailer Boxes

Context Media 11x12x2 mailer box

We freely share the information we have gathered along the way and here are a few things that usually get a quick “I didn’t know that” from our customers and friends.

  • The Long Dimension is Not Always Across the Front

In most designs that you see out there, the box length is from the front (left corner to the front right corner) and it happens to be the longest dimension of the three (L x W x H) . Mailers are made that way primarily for ease of opening and removal of the product being shipped.

However, in some applications like the one shown in the photo, the product will … Read More


Compostable packaging has come a long way since 2010 when SunChips announced the first 100% compostable packaging. As you may recall, it was less than perfect and was eventually, noisily, pulled from the shelves.

Fast forward five years to 2015 and today you can find a bounty of high-quality, fully compostable and biodegradable packaging solutions. One of the sustainable innovations leading the charge is a compostable film from Innovia called NatureFlex.

We can now produce certified compostable pouches, bags, and labels made from NatureFlex, a renewable, compostable film manufactured in way that is uniquely sustainable. This is not petroleum-based like plastic, and is not made from genetically modified corn … Read More

How to Choose the Best Eco-friendly Labels

Compostable Adhesive Labels


Chose the best eco-friendly labels

How do you choose the right sustainable adhesive label? Which is better, Sustainable or Eco-friendly labels? Should you use compostable labels or recycled labels? or, are you better off with recycle-compatible labels? Read on. We’ll demystify the terms related to sustainable and eco-friendly labels. Not too many years ago there were few green packaging choices, and now it seems there are so many good options to consider. Having more options is great, but it can become confusing, especially when trying to figure out which claims are genuine. As a pioneer in revolutionizing the sustainable label industry, Pure Labels still (and always … Read More

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  • Sustainable is Good
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