What is meant by Template when it comes to the printing and packaging industry?
A template is basically a vector form that helps in figuring out the layout of the packaging. The template gives the idea of the final shape of the product so it can be molded in case it has any problem.
You can order the template of any size or shape. Sometimes the making of the template is based upon the number of panels. The most popular templates include the Accordion and Tray card templates. As they can hold a lot of information.
Templates can be customized in any software including the Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word, Adobe In Design and Quark X Pres.