Applying a lacquer layer gives labels a protective and/or decorative shiny coating.
Application of a transparent film to the surface of a label, for example, to provide additional protection and a better appearance.
- Laser printing
Non-impact printing process with hot or cold fixing.
- Leporello folding
Folding method for laying long paper or film strips in piles in zigzag form (instead of rolling). Used for example for labels used in IT.
- Letterpress printing
Printing technique which is a relief printing process, because the printing parts of the print form are raised. (cf. printing process)
- Line width
The maximum width of the material line which can be processed in a production machine.
- Luminescent ink
A transparent printing ink which becomes visible under UV light.