Q: What is tinplate? Are printed tins safe for food?
A: Tinplate is the steel coated with a fine layer of tin for protective purposes. Tinplate is a high quality safe packaging material for food items, such as cookies, candies, chocolate, etc. The foodgrade lacquer is coated interior of the tin to prevent corrosion or interaction of the tin with the food product and thus make it suitable for food storage.
Q: How do you print on the tins? Is it screened or offset printed?
A: Metal decoration is an offset printing process utilizing CMYK colors. Print is done on large metal first, then slitting into smaller pieces for stamping and formation.
Q:How do l get a copy of your catalog or samples?
A: Our catalog and samples are free for you. Please note that it is our policy that the receiver pays for the courier.lf it is convenient for your company, please confirm this with us and give us your company name,detailed address, zip code, telephone number, courier service account number(Fedex,UPS,DHL,TNT, etc). We shall do our best to help you.
Q: What is the MOQ for tin order?
A: Due to printing and production set up, minimum order quantity is roughly 3000-5000pcs for large size and 10000pcs for small size of tins.
Q: What is metal proofing charge?
A: Metal proofing sample is distinctive process for showing the color efect on the metal compared with paper. lt is separate process from mass production, and thus also cost money.