Are Silicone wristbands Right For You?

Wristbands can be made out of recyclable materials, plastic, vinyl and silicone. Similar to bracelets, wristbands are placed and worn around the wrist, but, unlike bracelets, they are used to function for more than a few purposes and reasons. There are different types of wristbands in the market today which caters to a personal need or a company’s need.

Rubber braceletsA number of wristband types include, Cloth or Fabric Wristbands, Cash Tag wristbands, Duplicate Numbered Bands, Custom Numbered Wristbands, Holographic Wristbands, Multi-Color Wristbands, Tear-Off Stub Wristbands, Tyvek Wristbands, Plastic Wristbands, Bar Code or Variable Data, Custom Imprinting Wristbands, Vinyl Wristbands and Silicone Wristbands.

To help you know more, we’ve prepared a brief discussion of each.

1. Cloth or Fabric Wristbands are made from polyester which can either be printed according to your unique design or woven. They are made for proper fit, durability and being water proof.

2. Cash Tag Wristbands are made from three layers of recyclable vinyl material making it durable and sturdy. It works by having three to five removable stubs. These are usually used for games, relay matches, entry points, food or drink stubs and rides. It may come in different colors to match a certain theme of an event.

3. Duplicate Numbered Bands are made from polyethylene fiber. This ensures its resilience and sturdiness. It is resistant to liquid, economical and is made to fit your comfort. This wristband is usually used to identify paid individuals during an event. One can uniquely make it stand out by choosing different colors to identify a category of participants.

4. Custom Numbered Wristbands are similar to Duplicate Numbered Bands. Imprinted on them are identification numbers. This is used to track the number of bands used. They, too, come in several colors depending on the host’s theme and taste.

5. Holographic Wristbands or what they call Energy Bracelets are bands designed to capture your imagination. These are said to function to stimulate and enhance one’s energy or chi after it has reacted positively to the body. These are usually used by athletes.

6. Multi-Color Wristbands screams its meaning. These are wristbands showcasing your brand in different striking colors. These colors are carefully picked and mapped out to bring out the voice behind your brand. These wristbands can be made from vinyl, plastic material or Tyvek.

7. Tear-Off Stub Wristbands or what they call Events wristbands are in short great for events. Why? Because of their easy pull off stubs, they are made to standout during events such as carnival shows, fund raising events, mall shows, and amusements parks. They are made to fit everybody having a one-time push on lock which does not easily get ripped off to be used by another individual. It’s not only sturdy but safe.

8. Tyvek Wristbands are great for short term use such as entry tickets and identification. These wristbands is showcased in different colors to match your event plus these are made from recyclable materials.


9. Plastic Wristbands are waterproof, secure and strong enough for long term use. These have a one-time locking design to provide security for your participants and guests during their stay at your special event. These provide comfort during fit and can also be color coded and be uniquely designed and decorated in accordance to your liking and criteria.

10. Bar Code or Variable Data Wristbands are the answers to your huge event. It may be a concert or a fund raising event, for as long as you expect and cater to many people, you are in luck to have this type of wristband. It is not only numbered but also bar coded. This allows you to track and monitor your guests wisely and efficiently. It gives you a clearer picture of the amount of guests and participants you have and gives you an upper hand at checking on them as well.

11. Custom Imprinting Wristbands are made from vinyl, plastic or Tyvek. Uniquely imprinted with your logos is the main function of this type of wristband. These are color coded wristbands carrying your special logo and text. Not only does it carry your brand but magnifies it as well.

12. Vinyl Wristbands are made to match not just your style but the athlete in you. This is made both for short term and long term use. These are made from multiple layers of vinyl to create a stronger and more resilient type of wristband.

13. Silicone Wristbands are made from silicone material. Definitely, these are bound to last. When it comes to a company’s choice of wristbands, silicone wristbands rise up among the others. Not only is cheap, it also is an attraction to experience.

Among the different types of wristbands, have you decided on what to choose for your next event? If you want a strong voice for your brand with economically structural durability, then our Silicone Wristbands might just be the best choice for you. It monitors. It speaks.

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