Hydro flask is a popular online brand in North America and is the favorite of many sports professionals and travel bloggers. Are you interested in this brand? Do you have any demand on hydroflasks in bulk? Here are FAQ about Hydro Flask manufacturing knowledge that you may want to know.
Why is hydro flask so popular?
The appearance design of the hydro flask is simple and atmospheric, with rich color sense. It is very in line with the aesthetics of young people. Moreover, the overall design integrates the elements of mountains, rivers and lakes. It has high appearance value and atmosphere, and is very suitable for carrying when going out.
The popularity of the hydro flask is driven by its features. There are real, tangible reasons people are going crazy for these bottles.
- The double-wall vacuum insulated structure will ensure that your drink maintains its temperature for many hours to come. It can keep hot up to 12 hours, and cold up to 24 hours.
- The surface of custom painted hydroflasks is powder coat, which gives a solid grip. The powder coat works with the premium insulation, which prevents condensation from forming on the outside of the bottle.
- It can many sizes for you to choose from, such as: hydro flask 32oz, hydro flask 40oz.
- A custom hydro flask can match a variety of different lids, such as: hydro flask straw lid, flex cap. The durable lid lets you add perfect sipping to all your outdoor adventures.
Where is hydro flask manufacturing?
Most of the custom hydro flask are made in China. They cooperate with some large and excellent stainless-steel vacuum bottle manufacturers in China, to produce custom painted hydroflasks by means of multi factory procurement. Hydro flask management personally visits each hydro flask manufacture many times a year. They want to ensure that manufacturers meet American standards, fair labor and business ethics standards. In addition, each manufacture is subject to third-party audits throughout the year to further ensure compliance with these standards and practices.
These hydro flask suppliers are mostly located in Yongkang city, Zhejiang Province. Yongkang, as the “cup capital of China”, has hundreds of stainless steel vacuum bottle manufacturers, and has become the largest vacuum drinkware production base in China and even the world. Hono Housewares is one of insulated hydro bottles manufacturers located in Zhejiang. It is a professional manufacturer integrating R & D, production and sales of sports bottles and travel pots.
What material is hydro flask made of?
Custom painted hydroflasks is made out of premium 18/8 food-grade stainless steel, also named SUS304. This material comes with consistent quality and performance characteristics of not leaching chemicals, staining, corroding or rusting. The inside of bottles are using an electrolytic polishing and dolomitic sand blasting.
The lid of hydro flask is made of non-toxic BPA-free #5 food grade Polypropylene plastic. #5 PP is a plastic with good durability and no known leaching characteristics. And it can pass the US FDA and European EN international food testing standards.
The soft loop on the lid is TPE material. TPEs also make good sealing materials, such as sealing rings in piping systems, or liners in bottle caps.
Why is Hydro Flask so expensive?
If you want to buy a hydro flask from Amazon’s online store, you can see that the price range of a hydro flask is from $25 to $55 in the United States. That’s so much expensive.
We Hono Housewares Co., Ltd as a professional supplier of s/s vacuum bottles in Zhejiang. Hono do understand how to provide competitive prices to make a custom painted hydroflasks. The cost of a hot selling hydro flask 32 oz is typically $4.50~$5.00/pc when purchase bulk quantities from hydro flask supplier in China. Now you can see it’s about $40/pc you paid for a hydro flask in the market. Of course there are other cost of shipment and customs, and distribution etc. But this cost is still high.
The production of insulated bottle adopts the same raw materials, manufacturing process and technology. Only the Tempshield lid of hydro flask is different from other metal bottle brands. In terms of quality, based on the same capacity and the same bottle mouth, the thermal insulation performance of hydro flask is not much higher than that of other brands after testing. Therefore, it’s no much difference from other brands of stainless steel insulated water bottle.
Where to buy custom Hydro Flask alternatives?
As said above, Hydro flask water bottle is expensive because they have a good branding and can charge a premium for that. And it was one of the first brands to sell them. If you want to buy custom painted hydroflasks in bulk at competitive prices, we Hono Housewares Co., Ltd also can offer you various styles and sizes of custom hydro flask. Please see some products recommended below.
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