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Introducing Eclipse Black: The dark horse of wine labeling

February 24, 2017

Imagery and text pop on this super smooth 60# paper face.

When it comes to labeling, the difference between black paper stocks is like night and day. UPM Raflatac’s Eclipse Black is touted as having a midnight hue that leaves no room for compromise – or printing surprises.

The elegant Eclipse Black is shutting down the competition, the labelstock supplier says, as renowned vintners are deciding to go with a black label for their award-winning wines.

This premium ultra-black paper provides a stark visual palette that opens up a world of colorful branding opportunities. Imagery and text pop on this super smooth 60# paper face. And consumers, dazzled by brand owners’ commitment to quality are filling their shopping carts with Eclipse Black labeled premium wines. The Eclipse Black product construction is also a real sustainability pro with a face stock that’s comprised of 30% post-consumer waste and a recyclable PET liner.

According to UPM Raflatac, Eclipse Black is:
  • Designed specifically for Wine & Spirits labeling
  • Unrivalled in the marketplace for smoothness and color richness
  • designed to provide a premium canvas for label designers
  • Supporting winemakers’ sustainability goals

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