mise sous élastique

English translation: Rubber/Elastic banding

French term or phrase:mise sous élastique
English translation:Rubber/Elastic banding
Entered by: Alexandra Maldwyn-Davies

13:08 Sep 1, 2011
French to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Printing & Publishing
French term or phrase: mise sous élastique
A French company is going to print cards with information on them for an Italian company. "Mise sous élastique" obviously means something like tying them up in hundreds, but what exactly does it mean?

See below for context.

(b) Le prix global pour les 45 000 (quarante cinq mille) exemplaires des 2 fiches suivantes : XXXX ? etYYYY?, est de 3 335 (trois mille trois cent trente cinq euros), payable à livraison en juillet 2010. Ce prix inclut l'impression, la mise sous élastique par 100 exemplaires, la livraison en un point Alba au plus tard le 3 septembre 2010. La remise fichier (PDF sécurisés haute définition) est fixée au 28 juillet 2010

TIA for any help.
Mary Lalevee
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:47
Rubber/Elastic banding
I found this on the site referenced below. I hope it helps.
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Alexandra Maldwyn-Davies
Local time: 09:47
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Brilliant, thanks very much!
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3 +5Rubber/Elastic banding
Alexandra Maldwyn-Davies



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Rubber/Elastic banding

I found this on the site referenced below. I hope it helps.

    Reference: http://www.felins.com/packagingoptions.htm
Alexandra Maldwyn-Davies
Local time: 09:47
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Brilliant, thanks very much!

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agree  Maureen Wilkins: using rubber bands to secure into bundles of 100
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