Custom Film Process

The prevailing industry trend indicates a shift away from plain film towards branded film. Fortunately, navigating this transition can be effortless with the support and guidance Viking offers.


So what does the Custom Film Process look like?


Following your discussion with our packaging specialists to determine your desired custom structure, including features like:

  • peelability
  • resealability
  • enhanced shelf life


Our Artwork Department will provide you with a custom dieline to accommodate your film specifications.


With this dieline, your team can craft the precise aesthetic you envision for your branded film, with your branding and ideal pack look.


From metallic hues to over-print varnishes, including heat-resistant layers for retort processes, and options for a matte or satin finish to enhance sensory appeal, there are numerous considerations worth exploring during this stage.


We’ll aim offer valuable insights to guide your design choices, ensuring factors like minimising potential colour bleeds are addressed.


Upon receiving your artwork, we will generate a comprehensive quote for your review.


Once approved, our Artwork Team finalises your design on Filestage, an intuitive platform built for efficient feedback, review, and collaboration.


When you’re satisfied with the artwork, a simple click of the ‘Approve’ button sets the wheels in motion.


We look forward to working with you upgrading your film today!