FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the minimum order quantity on care labels?
300 pieces for labels with text variations, such as different sets of care instructions or material compositions. However, the overall quantity for these labels must combine to over 1000 pieces.
What is the lead-time on care labels?
It depends on the production location, the lead time is typically 2 – 3 weeks for sampling, and then once these samples are approved, it is a further 2 – 3 weeks for bulk production.
What is the most common care label quality?
A recycled satin printed label is very common.
Do I have to include care labels in my garments?
The inclusion of washing instructions is not mandatory in the UK but it is strongly encouraged and in some countries, it is compulsory to include care instructions. Some markets require the use of symbols, others require written instructions. Read more on Care Labelling requirements here: UKFT