FAQs - Porcelain Mugs

Information on promotional porcelain mugs including print options, wraps and partial wraps and packaging.

What size of imprint can you apply to a porcelain mug?

We can apply what is termed a half-wrap or full-warp to a porcelain mug. A full wrap goes around the complete mug and half-wrap goes as the term implies half way around the mug.

What print options are available for these mugs?

The print options include pad, screen and transfer printing with transfers including full colour imprints allowing photographs to be printed onto the mugs.

Are the mugs suitable for dishwashers?

Porcelain mugs are dishwasher proof and the imprint will last if the mugs are washed correctly and with suitable cleaning detergents and materials for this type of mug.

What’s the difference between Ceramic and Porcelain mugs?

Porcelain is a member of the ceramic family along with pottery, stoneware, earthenware and even clay brick. The term ‘ceramic’ refers to any product made from the firing of a non-metallic material such as clay at high temperatures. Nowadays, the term ‘porcelain’ is synonymous with any product made with kaolin clay and heated at 2,600 degrees Fahrenheit. The materials used to make porcelain is more refined and purified and the mug appears almost translucent when held up to the light.

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