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Laminated Squeeze Tubes

Laminated squeeze tubes start as a 5-layer, flat sheet of laminated plastic and / or aluminum. The laminate is printed then rolled and sealed on the side to form a tube. The cylinder is then joined to the tube neck.

Laminated squeeze tubes can be printed up to 6 colors + aqueous. They can also be finished with hot foil stamping and silk screening.

Laminated tubes have excellent barrier properties and are available in two general types:

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Available Materials

  • LDPE

  • MDPE

  • HDPE

  • Co-Extruded LDPE

  • Multi-Layer EVOH / Co-Extruded

  • Sugar Cane

  • PCR, 50% Max

Available Decorations and Finishes
  • 6 Color Offset Printing

  • 6 Color Screen Printing

  • Hot Stamping

  • Labeled

  • Custom Heads & Caps

  • Large Diameter & Length

  • Blind End

  • Gloss Finish

  • Matt Finish

  • Pearl Finish

  • PMS Color Matching of Caps

  • PMS Color Matching of Tube Body

  • Safety & Tamper Evident Seals

  • Shrink Wrapping of Flip Top Caps

Squeeze Tubes

PreferPack delivers the finest, highest quality squeeze tubes to customers across a wide range of markets and industries. We offer a low minimum quantity with orders starting at 5,000 pcs per SKU for extruded plastic squeeze tubes (10,000 min. for ABL and PBL squeeze tubes and 30,000 min for aluminum squeeze tubes). The low minimums are ideal for small or new product trial runs.

Squeeze tubes are an affordable and convenient way to protect, store, dispense and market many types of products for a wide variety of industries. PreferPack can design your squeeze tubes, offering a variety of different finishes and color options for any design you need. Call us to find out how we can create the ideal squeeze tube for your products.

While squeeze tubes are available in many different sizes, capacities, shapes and colors with a variety of neck and cap choices, the first decision you need to make for your squeeze tubes is the type of material and manufacturing method of the tubes themselves. The choice of squeeze tube material and method of construction depends on your product needs and marketing requirements.

PreferPack offers quality Extruded Plastic Tubes, ABL & PBL Laminated Tubes and 99.9% pure Aluminum Squeeze Tubes.

ABL (Aluminum Barrier Laminate)

ABL squeeze tubes are available in base finishes of white, silver, and pearl.

PBL (Plastic Barrier Laminate)

PBL squeeze tubes are available in base finishes of white, transparent, PMS colors, and pearl.

Aluminum Collapsible Tubes

In the realm of packaging, innovation and sustainability are paramount. PreferPack’s line of Aluminum Squeeze Tubes is a testament to our commitment to both. Engineered with precision, our aluminum collapsible tubes cater to a broad spectrum of industries, providing solutions that are both functional and aesthetically pleasing.

Why Aluminum Tubes?

Aluminum, known for its durability and recyclability, offers an eco-friendly alternative to traditional packaging materials. Its excellent barrier properties ensure long-term preservation of contents, making it an ideal choice for products ranging from pharmaceuticals to personal care.


Our aluminum collapsible tubes are designed to meet the diverse needs of various markets, with specific applications in:

  • Adhesives and Sealants: Providing a secure container for everything from super glue to epoxy adhesives, ensuring longevity and ease of use.

  • Grease and Lubricants: Our tubes offer a practical solution for packaging lubricants, facilitating precise application while being conveniently portable.

  • Cosmetics and Personal Care: From hair dye to hand cream, our tubes protect the integrity of each product, maintaining its effectiveness and quality.

  • Healthcare Products: The airtight seal of our tubes is essential for items such as toothpaste and eye cream, safeguarding against contamination.

  • Pharmaceuticals: Our tubes meet stringent standards required for medical creams and ointments, offering superior protection and safety.

Design and Customization

PreferPack's aluminum squeeze tubes meet your functionality requirements while offering a wide range of designs and customization options:

  • Wide Range of Sizes: With diameters from 10mm to 57mm, our tubes can accommodate various product volumes, from sample sizes to regular use.

  • High-Quality Printing: Our advanced printing capabilities allow for vibrant, detailed designs that enhance brand identity and consumer appeal.

  • Fully Customizable: From thread styles and nozzles to caps and applicators, we offer endless customization options to meet specific product requirements.

  • Superior Material Quality: Our commitment to quality is reflected in our use of high-purity aluminum, ensuring a product that's not just durable but also recyclable.

PreferPack Features Short Lead Times for Extruded Squeeze Tubes

General lead time for extruded plastic squeeze tubes in specific lengths and diameters being delivered to your dock is between 10 to 12 weeks. Please call PreferPack for details and more detailed information about these squeeze tubes.

Extruded Plastic Squeeze Tubes

Extruded plastic squeeze tubes are available in many different sizes, capacities, shapes and colors with a variety of neck and cap choices. Extruded tubes are ideal for cosmetics, toothpastes, lotions, lubricants and pharmaceuticals. The choice of extruded squeeze tube material and method of construction depends on your product needs and marketing requirements.

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With an eye on the future, we continue to innovate, ensuring our products not only meet current market demands but also anticipate future trends. Our squeeze tubes are a step towards a more sustainable, efficient, and visually appealing packaging solution.

We invite you to explore the endless possibilities our squeeze tubes offer. Whether you're in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, food or any other industry, our tubes provide a packaging solution that is both innovative and sustainable. Partner with Prefer Pack and experience a packaging solution that elevates your product to new heights.

Extensive Collapsible Tube Capacities & Sizes Available

PreferPack can deliver collapsible squeeze tubes in a variety of capacities and tube diameters, both for round squeeze tubes and oval squeeze tubes. (Oval squeeze tubes available for extruded tubes only.)​

For ABL collapsible squeeze tubes specifically, the thickness if the aluminum barrier will limit the overall capacity of this type of tube. However, a thicker aluminum barrier of an ABL squeeze tube will extend the the shelf life of the product inside the package.

Because of the many variables of the wide range of products that are packaged in squeeze tubes, the tube size and capacity chart is for is for guideline purposes. We can help you find the best type, size and capacity squeeze tubes you need to make your packaging as efficient as possible. If you already use collapsible squeeze tubes for packaging products, let us know the size or sizes of the tubes you need, and we provide a high quality product with a shorter lead time than almost any other tube provider.

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