Custom Beverage Labels from The Columbine Label Company

Admit it.

You’ve purchased a craft beer, bottle of wine or even a bottle of water-based on the label. So have we, and lots of other consumers. That’s why your custom beverage labels must be flawless. We get it. Our breadth of face stock options and finishes — including gloss, matte, foil, hot stamped, metallic-effect, and tactile materials – give you numerous choices to achieve the look you want. With precise color matching and consistency, an accurately sized and balanced label placement, your product will stand out in a sea of choice.

Custom Beverage Labels Printing

Beverage Label Functionality

Custom Beverage labels need to withstand moisture, varying temperatures and friction during shipping, handling and consumer use. Additionally, beverage labels must be enabled for lot code printing and private labeling. In the case of water bottles and milk bottles, your beverage label must stand up to a flexible container, requiring proper label material choice.

Custom Beverage Labels Applications: A Few Examples

(we have more, call us if you don’t see yours here)

Custom Beverage Labels - Beer


Label design, color matching, unique materials and bottle application and alignment all work together to create beer labels that get noticed.  For performance, beer labels must use adhesives to stay on the bottle in varying temperature, humidity (including ice coolers) and abrasive handling conditions. Coatings help add protection against scuffing and moisture while providing a glossy or matte appearance that helps colors pop.

Custom Beverage Labels - Wine


Aisle after aisle of wine bottles demand that a full quality wine label helps your product standout in a sea of similarity. Your label drives consumer selection. Attention-getting wine labels often employ multiple color designs – like vineyard scenes, requiring precise color matching and consistency (our eight-color printing presses produce amazing quality). Premium paper or foils are often selected with unique die-cut designs to create novel labels. Functionally, curved wine bottles require the proper adhesive match to keep the wine label exactly where it should be.

Shrink sleeve

Beverage labeling with shrink sleeves is a hot trend and for good reason, the 360-degree, sleek and classy look that seamlessly conforms to the shape of your container. Durability and resistance to moisture and abrasion are added benefits that help beverage labels remain stunning. We’ve got shrink sleeve labels, please call us to learn more.

Custom Beverage Labels - Water

Craft Soda and Water

All-natural sodas have a brand flair and personality that needs to be reflected in appropriate label material selection. For example, custom-crafted, artisanal “All-Natural” sodas are highly distinctive and need to be labeled as such.  Bottled waters and soda waters often utilize a clear, clean label look that communicates the purity of the product while enduring the typical rugged conditions that bottled waters endure.

Custom Beverage Labels for Distilleries

Distilleries (Whiskey, Vodka, Rum / Spirits)

Craft distilleries are distinguished via their artisanal beverages and the product labels that reflect unique character.  Creating high quality labels on distinguished materials is our craft.

How we can help 

At Columbine Label we make it our business to understand the specific needs of the beverage industry. Our long-standing beverage experience encompasses volume and craft beer maker labels, beer keg collars, wine companies, bottled water suppliers and dairies.

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