How to Make the Perfect Label

How to Make the Perfect Label
Container and Packaging
by Container and Packaging
September 8, 2020, Updated July 13, 2021

You've got less than three seconds to persuade a consumer to buy your product. That puts a lot of pressure on your packaging. A careful study of most full-wrap labels can show you the secrets to label success. We've done that study, and here's an 8 point checklist to get you started on packaging perfection.

  1. Set up your artboard
  2. Add guide lines
  3. Add die lines
  4. Design front panel
  5. Design right panel
  6. Design left panel
  7. Save as PDF
  8. Make a prototype

Check out our infographic below for a more detailed breakdown of each step!