Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Why do people refer to Fluorescent Red as Fluorescent Orange

Print Friendly and PDFWe find that many customers who call or go online to look for Fluorescent Red labels end up referring to them as "Orange", or "Fluorescent Orange". Since fluorescent dyes were created this has been a common problem in identifying the color of a dyed material from paper to fabrics to plastics and so on.

The simplest way to define the Fluorescent Red color is by what it's not. It is not Orange like the fruit bearing the same name, and it is certainly not that bright orange color that is used for Halloween print and decoration.

Flourescent Red is the color often used to promote a sale or clearance. It is also used to capture attention. offers several Fluorescent label colors for many of our pricing labels and tags including: