Wristband Buying Guide

While our wristbands can be used for any occasion, each style has its own unique set of features & benefits that make it the ideal match for your specific need. See our Wristband Buying Guide product descriptions and comparison grid below to find your perfect fit today!

Tyvek

Tyvek Wristbands
  • Paper-like, tear-proof material from DuPont™
  • Best for one-time use events (about 1-2 days)
  • Most economical choice

Plastic

Plastic Wristbands
  • Stretch resistant, flexibly soft plastic
  • Ideal for longer wear cases (roughly 3-7 days)
  • Eye-catching, holographic designs available

Vinyl

Vinyl Wristbands
  • Three-layer material makes for the thickest and sturdiest of the disposable wristband options
  • Designed for extended wear (can be worn comfortably up to 2 weeks)
  • Multi-redemption tab styles available

Silicone

Silicone Wristbands
  • Rubberlike (lead / latex free)
  • For repeat & everyday use, or as a keepsake
  • Individual and mass quantity options, from one to one million
  • Wristband-turned-keychain offerings

Cloth

Cloth Wristbands
  • Made from high-quality, durable polyester thread
  • Slide closures for recurring & reusable, as well as locking, one-time-use instances
  • Allows for photo quality imagery

Direct Thermal

Direct Thermal Wristbands
  • Lightweight, direct thermal material with proprietary surface coating
  • Ideal for print-on-demand scenarios (compatible with Zebra® and other like printers)
  • 1" core
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  Tyvek Plastic Vinyl Silicone Cloth Direct Thermal
Customizable
Custom Lead Time 1 Business Day 4-7 Business Days 4-7 Business Days 3-5 Business Days 10-14 Business Days N/A
Reusable
Tear-Proof/Tamper Evident
Waterproof
Numbering & Barcoding
Removable & Redeemable Stubs
Same Day Shipping Available
Closure Type Adhesive Snap Snap N/A Sliding or Locking Bead Adhesive
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