Transparent plastic film applied to one or both sides of a printed sheet to enhance its appearance and to protect the surface of the paper or board.
The general process of covering or coating one type of material with another, creating a bond between the two materials. In the postpress stage, laminating is one of the methods used to give the product protection or a more attractive appearance. To do this, films containing photographic or other print motifs are applied under pressure to the material being finished. If a transparent polyester film is applied, this is known as film laminating. Laminated materials are often found on drinks and food menus. For packaging liquids, the industry generally uses films that also protect the productâ€(tm)s aroma.
A gloss or matt surface coating applied after the printing process.
The application of transparent plastic film, usually with a high-gloss finish, to the surface of printed matter to enhance its appearance and to increase it durability.
applying transparent or coloured plastic film, usually with a high gloss finish, to printed matter to protect or to enhance it. Various films are available with different gloss, folding and strength characteristics.
The application of a transparent acetate film, either gloss or matt finish to the surface of printed matter to enhance its appearance and to increase its durability.