What are wine labels, and how do you design & print them?

Wine labels contain important information about the wine, including the varietal, the vintage, and the winery. They also often include tasting notes and food pairing suggestions. Wine labels can be printed on paper or foil, and they are usually glued or attached to the wine bottle with string. Some wine labels are very ornate, while others are more simple.

The right wine label can set a bottle of wine apart from others on the shelf and make it more appealing to potential buyers.

How to Design Wine Labels

Step 1: Consider Key Elements

There are a few key elements to consider when designing wine labels. First, the label should clearly and concisely convey the wine’s brand identity. The label should also be visually pleasing and easy to read. In addition, the label should include all of the required legal information, such as the country of origin and alcohol content.

Step 2: Create Your Design Using Image Editing Software

Once you have considered all of the critical elements, you can begin creating your label design using image editing software like Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator. If you’re not familiar with these programs, many online tutorials can help you get started.

Step 3: Choose the Right Material for Your Labels

Finally, the label should be printed on high-quality paper to withstand extended exposure to light and heat. Foil labels are also an option, but they can be more difficult to print and may not be as durable.

Wine Labels Printing Process

The label design is transferred to a printing plate. Next, the printing plate is used to print the labels on high-quality paper or foil. It is vital to use a printing company with experience with this type when printing wine labels.

Printing wine labels can be a complex process, but with the help of an experienced printer, it can be done quickly and professionally.

When it comes to designing and printing wine labels, MBE is the expert. We have the experience and expertise to ensure that your labels are printed correctly and look great. Contact us today to get started on your next wine label project.