What printing method should I choose for canvas bags?

What printing method should I choose for canvas bags?

Canvas bags have become ever more popular, especially as the growing concern of climate change is more prominent, we can all look to avoid plastics and use products which have renewable materials. In principle, canvas bags are helpful for the environment compared to plastic depending on how they are used. We are all aware of the danger the planet is in as scientists predict the next generation are the ones who will feel the full damage of climate change and the effect it will have on the planet. Plastics are not biodegradable so cannot be properly disposed of and stick around for years and years. Canvas bags however can be reused and designed to be environmentally friendly which I am sure you will agree is a great appeal for any product out there in these current times.

The great thing about canvas bags is they can be personalised with printing and what you want it to say. Helping you stand out from the crowd when you are out doing your shopping! Outlets such as Cottonbag Co have a great variety of canvas bags available, which can be customised in any way via different printing methods. This blog will look into the different printing options available and what is the best one for your canvas bag. So keep on reading to find out more!

Screen Print vs Digital

There are many different ways to print onto your canvas bag. Screen printing is popular, similar to other printing methods such as transfer printing, screen printing involves transferring ink via mesh. Depending on your needs, and what image you want transferred onto your canvas bags, they can provide a unique finish if it is something as simple as your business logo or a message you want to convey to customers.

Digital however will provide a more defined finish, and will look more professional as the image is digitally imposed onto the canvas bags. It is dependent on you and your business needs or consumer needs. For example, if you are a small independent business within the arts and crafts industry, screen printing on your canvas bags will give a more authentic feel and be a great way to promote your business. Whereas a business in the marketing industry for example with a simple message to get across may want to opt for a digital print to get the message across more clearly. Both ways have their benefits depending on the industry the business is in, But what is so great about canvas bags is they are a great way to advertise your store through simple merchandising. Offering canvas bags to those who have made a purchase can then encourage others to visit your store and increase business through word of mouth and convenient shoppers, those who are already in the area. Cottonbag Co has a great choice of canvas bags available, depending on your needs as they have an express option for those looking to gain some more immediately depending on your demands.