Trucard is Tullis Russell's comprehensive range of coated and uncoated solid bleached sulphate (SBS) boards designed for the needs of the modern printer. Available in an extensive range of surfaces and finishes, Trucard is ideal for a wide variety of markets and is the product of choice for many leading global brands.
Introducing Tullis Russell’s newest addition to the Trucard range. Trucard Bright White has been developed specifically for the luxury packaging market and combines the whiteness of leading graphical products with all the print and conversion performance of a true cartonboard.
In response to the recent trend towards more tactile surfaces, trucard's uncoated product Trucard 0 is the fastest growing grade in the range. It is exceptionally versatile because of its bulk and stiffness which make it an excellent performer in packaging, card, cover and corporate communication applications.
Gloss and matt options in both one and two-side coated boards (Trucard 1 and 2 gloss and 1 and 2 matt)
A one side coated high gloss board (Trucard ice)
High performance uncoated options (Trucard 0 matt, felt and felt extra) introduced in response to the growing interest in natural more tactile surfaces.
50% PCW recycled options are also available across the range providing users with a choice of board with superb environmental credentials whilst maintaining the excellent print and conversion performance of a premium cartonboard.
For applications needing heavy-weight packaging board such as premium spirits, display boxes, heavy glass perfume bottles and electronic goods.Trucard x2 is available in standard Trucard 2 gloss and in uncoated Trucard 0 matt in weights from 450 g/m² (600 micron) to 780 g/m² (1000 micron).
HP Indigo options
For short digital runs, such as business cards and personalised greetings cards trucard for HP Indigo versions are available. Our Trucard products achieved the highest rating of 3 stars, also making them ideal for high quality photo printing.
The Trucard HP Indigo range includes options in Trucard 1 gloss, Trucard 2 gloss and Trucard 0 matt products.
Trucard is great with...
Our premium SBS cartonboard, Trucard, has the widest range of weights and finishes on the market,designed to work perfectly with luxury packaging in mind.
Trucard scores, folds and finishes so easily it's ideal for all card applications such as phone cards, post cards, greetings cards and gift cards.
Extensively used in the covers market, Trucard's robust construction and excellent print surface means covers look better for longer.
Trucard's reliable printability and broad range including recycled and HP indigo versions ensure a brand can communicate consistently, beautifully.
With great stiffness, bulk and dust free cutting Trucard is used for retail point of sale by some of the world's top brands.
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|The Trucard Collection||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 felt||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 felt extra||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 felt recycled||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 matt||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 matt embossed||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 matt for HP indigo||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 matt recycled||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 matt x2||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 0 smooth||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 1 gloss||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 1 gloss book||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 1 gloss embossed||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 1 gloss extra||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 1 gloss for HP indigo||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 1 gloss laser||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 1 gloss recycled||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 1 matt||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 2 gloss||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 2 gloss for HP Indigo||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 2 gloss laser||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 2 gloss recycled||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard 2 matt||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard ice||Datasheet (PDF)|
|trucard ice silver PortaBio||Datasheet (PDF)|