The carry handle is an ultimate packaging solution when it comes to promotional packaging, plastic reduction, and ensuring consumer convenience. 

Davik understands that you might have a list of questions regarding the material, type, technical specification and other several aspects of the carry handle. We are ready to assist you at every step of the way and have gathered 10 of the most common questions we see regarding Davik’s carry handle

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Davik’s carry handle FAQ

1 – Does Davik have a minimum order quantity (MOQ) for the carry handle?

Yes. The minimum order quantity depends on the product type. It generally varies from ten-thousands to hundred-thousands depending on the graphics involved, the material required, automatic or detachable rolls and any other special characteristics you might need. 

2 – What is the maximum weight an adhesive carry handle can sustain?

The basic weight carrying capacity of the carry handle is a maximum of 20 kg. However, the material it is adhered to, the adhesive used, the composition of the carry handle, and some other factors can slightly reduce it. 

3 – I need the technical datasheet. Can Davik send it to me?

Yes. You can find the technical data sheet of the regular carry handle here. For any specialized product, please contact us for more information. 

4 – What are the factors that influence the overall cost of the carry handle tape?

Davik ensures not only competitive pricing, but also premium quality for all our products.. The overall cost of integrating the carry handle in your product depends on the following factors. 

  • The film material choice
  • Lamination type and its dimension (length and width)
  • total handle dimensions (length and width)
  • Graphics requirements (logo, tagline, marketing message, or anything on the handle)
  • Order volume

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5 – How many colors can be used?

You can personalize your carry handle, mention your brand or marketing message and use up to 4 colors.  

6 – How many rolls can fit on a pallet?

The carry handle is available in spools for automatic applicators and a pallet can have up to 45 rolls. 

Detachable handles for manual application are sold in small rolls and can be delivered in a few cartons upon request.

7 – What are the advantages of using a carry handle?

The carry handle brings plenty of benefits for your brand because of its unique design and sustainable outlook. Here are the most important advantages of making the carry handle a part of your package. 

  • Handling convenience for your consumers
  • Ability to create multi-packs and bundles for FMCG and other products
  • Easy to integrate in your production line
  • Reduced reliance on plastics to help your brand achieve its sustainability goals
  • Ability to create promotional packaging and stand out from competing brands
  • Helps you engage new customers through marketing and promotions
  • Potential of enhancing your sales without any exuberant costs  

8 – How common is the usage of adhesive carry handles?

Today, the carry handle is an integral part of several product lines. In the food and beverage industry, you can find them on six-packs, soft drink and mineral water cartons, milk jugs, juices, creams, cereals, and several other similar products. The hygiene industry has also started using the carry handle on its big toilet paper packs. kitchen rolls, and handkerchiefs.

Apart from the FMCG domain, multiple retail entities and other industries also rely on the carry handle because of its versatility and performance. For instance, carry handles are quite commonly used in the packs for construction materials as they make bulky and irregular shaped objects easy to carry.

9 – Does Davik offer any green solutions for sustainable brands?

Yes, absolutely. Davik is an industry frontrunner when it comes to implementing sustainability through its products and processes. For the carry handles, we offer a plastic-free carry handle made from paper and is perfect to apply on carton or paper-wrapped packs, called GreenCarry. We also have options of PE carry handle, that can be recycled together with PE shrink and recycled PET product. You choose! or we may recommend the perfect solution for your branded pack.

10 – I can’t find what I need in Davik’s product list. What should I do?

Davik has a state-of-the-art R&D department and an experienced team that can develop a customized solution to address your specific needs. Our team has worked with numerous industrial leaders and are always ready to take on a new challenge. Feel free to contact a Davik expert today to get started. 

Carry handle FAQ: Final thoughts

As the originator of the carry handle tape, Davik understands the requirements and expectations of its customers. Our experienced team knows how important packaging is for an ideal interaction with your consumers and has a foolproof set of practices to ensure excellence. 

The aforementioned questions are some of the most common inquiries we receive. If you have any other questions, fill out the contact form and a Davik team member will get back to you as soon as possible. 


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