In-Mold Labeling

YUPO In-Mold Label Substrate For
Premium Packaging

Food & Beverage • Health & Beauty • Home & Garden

YUPO In-Mold-Label (IML) grades are synthetic label substrates that give you the freedom of being able to create blow-molded bottles of any design or shape. YUPO IML is a fully recyclable decoration solution that has no liner or liner waste and does not use any adhesive glue. Available in opaque, clear and metallic, YUPO IML substrates allow you to work with recessed panels, inclines, asymmetrical features and applications like hot foil and fluorescent and metallic inks.

Reasons to choose YUPO IML:

Brand managers and product designers around the world have come to rely on the durability and beauty of labels printed on YUPO IML. The colors pop, making brands visually stand out among competitors for strong shelf appeal.

  • Outstanding print clarity and fidelity in offset, flexographic and gravure processes
  • Eliminates need for adhesives and backing materials
  • Reduces overall resin weight
  • Integrates with bottles for 100% recyclability
  • Increases wall strength for better shape and volume control
  • Reproduces razor-sharp images
  • Resists moisture, chemicals and scratching
  • Superior performance during printing, cutting, stacking and blow molding
  • Excellent dimensional stability – resists curl and edge welding
  • Grease, chemical and oil resistance makes it suitable for many product types
  • Opportunity to create unique containers
  • No defects associated with post mold labels (i.e. flagging, curling, peeling)
  • Superior graphics on large and small bottles
  • Extremely low scrap rate during blow molding process
  • Widest portfolio of grades
  • Extraordinary heat seal layer