Custom Packaging Artwork

Expert Packaging Advice


To enable us to proceed with your order as quickly and efficiently as possible, would you kindly supply artwork as detailed below.

a) All artwork should be vectored and the ideal format would be – EPS file (Adobe Illustrator)

b) Other acceptable formats:

– EPS/TIFF files (Adobe Photoshop)
– Non-compressed JPG file (only for images)
– PDF file with separate colours (not as an image)

– All PANTONE shades (type C) should be specified
– All images should be in high definition (minimum 300 dpi resolution
– All font details should be with the files (or in a separate file)
– Minimum relief text -6 point
– Minimum reversed text -8 point
– (These figures are dependent on the Font Style used)
– All colours in CMYK (not RGB)
– All documents should be full size (scale of 1/1).

Please note: All artwork is processed and copy returned to Customers for approval prior to production.

Woldpac offers FREE advice on packaging solutions ranging from luxury paper carrier bags and polythene bags (poly bags) to mailing envelopes, mail order despatch bags and custom products. Our service allows clients to concentrate on their businesses whilst we utilise the years of experience we have gained by providing point of sale and direct mail packaging solutions.
We also have our own design team who can produce artwork for you if you are not able to supply us with the required artwork formats.

Call us with any artwork related questions on 01483 229184


We accept artwork on 100mb PC zip, CD or 3M PC floppy. Small files can also be transmitted by email to Woldpac.

Scans and EPS Files

4 colour scans should be supplied in Photoshop 7.0 (or earlier) format. Scans must be supplied in actual print size with minimum resolution of 300dpi. Please provide a hard copy of artwork with scans in place.

Transparencies and Photographs

When supplying media for high resolution scanning, please indicate position of scan on the supplied artwork.


All screen and printed fonts used on the artwork must be supplied. Alternatively, text can be turned to outlines. For Illustrator files all fonts, placed images and EPS files must be included. We cannot printout high resolution films without these fonts.
Colour artwork
Please supply a colour hard copy print out with all digital art. If it is not being printed in 4 process colours (CMYK) all colours must be spot colours, preferably using a Pantone reference number. Each colour should be a on a separate layer as this enable grips and bleeds where necessary. All artwork should be supplied in the same format.

For further details regarding artwork format or for expert packaging advice ask Woldpac.