Liberty Bottleworks has been making custom bottles for brands and organizations across the country since the company was founded in 2010. But until this year, it wasn't possible for artistic consumers to order a single Made-in-the-USA recycled aluminum bottle with their own design printed using Liberty's one-of-a-kind cylindrical digital printer. Now, thanks to a new partnership with online customizing powerhouse Zazzle, individual consumers can have their artwork printed on Liberty bottles in quantities as low as one bottle. Now, thousands of customers have printed everything from grainy photos of grandma to their own version of van Gogh.
Brands and celebrities from Bill O'Reilly to Boulevard Brewing have taken advantage of Liberty Bottleworks' one-of-a-kind printing process to create their own custom bottles for their business. Consumers place their order through Zazzle, where they can upload anything from a scan of a charcoal drawing to a photograph, and each order is fulfilled at Liberty's Yakima, Wash., Factory. At Liberty, the custom artwork is printed using the company's one-of-a-kind cylindrical digital printer.
"The custom side of our business has exploded in the last year with large and small businesses looking to promote their brand with a quality American-made product," said Liberty Executive Vice President and Co-Founder Ryan Clark. "And while our minimums for custom orders are very low at just 72, it wasn't cost-effective for customers to order a single or small number of custom bottles until we partnered with Zazzle."
Like all Liberty bottles, each custom bottle ordered from Zazzle is made from 100 percent recycled aluminum and is BPA-free inside and out. Bottles feature the company's patent-pending quarter-turn cap that clicks to let users know it's closed and deep drawn construction to prevent dents. A flexible food-grade liner inside each bottle keeps beverages tasting like they should and prevent bacteria from gaining a foothold.
"We aim to provide our customers with the highest quality, customized products. Zazzle also invests and believes in supporting 'Made in the U.S.' manufacturing -given Liberty's local manufacturing, they were a natural fit for our partner program," said Dave Gross, senior director of product development. "The bottles have been incredibly popular because of their terrific quality, and customers have loved the ability to purchase individual bottles with best-in-class customization printing quality on Liberty bottles."
For more information about Liberty Bottleworks, visit www.libertybottles.com.
About Liberty Bottleworks
Founded in 2010, Liberty Bottleworks was created out of the belief that the best products are made in America by American workers. With a commitment to domestic machinery, raw materials, technology and manpower, Liberty Botteworks makes the industry's only completely BPA-free metal water bottle from 100 percent recycled aluminum at its state-of-the-art factory in Yakima, Wash. Perfect for active lifestyles, whether in the backcountry, the boardroom or the back porch, Liberty bottles can be purchased from retailers across the country or from www.libertybottles.com.
Zazzle is the world's leading platform for quality custom products. Zazzle's proprietary technology enables individuals, professional artists, and major brands, including Disney and Hallmark, to create and offer billions of unique products for customers worldwide. Zazzle's rapidly expanding product base covers every topic imaginable and includes t-shirts, business cards and invitations, in addition to a variety of custom gifts. Upon creation, products are instantly and accurately visualized on the site and offered in the Zazzle marketplace. When ordered, each product is made on-demand, typically within 24 hours. Launched in 2005 and based in Redwood City, California, Zazzle's vision is to redefine commerce, powered by the world's imagination. Find more at www.zazzle.com.