General Ordering Information

Orders can be sent to: orders.canada@pioneerballoon.com

·         Catalogue Pricing: Due to the volatility of raw materials and rapidly changing market conditions, prices are subject to change. Our intent is to honour all catalogue pricing through March 1, 2025; however, this is subject to change. Prices are in Canadian dollars.

·         Order Changes: Changes to orders in production will result in additional charges. Changes to some product orders are not allowed after acknowledged by factory; contact Customer Service.

·         Cancellation Charge: Cancellation of orders in production will be charged a cancellation fee.

·         Minimum Order: See price grids for requirements. All minimums are per each imprint/design.

·         Print Direction: Each balloon is printed to be read with the neck down. Clearly specify if print is to be positioned otherwise.

·         Production Time: Please clearly indicate delivery date required on your order. Allow up to two additional working days for preparation of art. Additional time will be required for insertion of ProLite Balloon Valves in latex balloons, and any special packaging. The amount of time will depend on the size of the order.

·         Rush Orders: Rush service is available, depending upon product and plant capacity. Contact Customer Service.

https://www.pioneerline.com/files/warning_symbol.jpgChildren under 8 years can choke or suffocate on uninflated or broken balloons. Adult supervision required.

https://www.pioneerline.com/files/warning_symbol.jpgKeep uninflated balloons from children. Discard broken balloons at once.

https://www.pioneerline.com/files/warning_symbol.jpgLatex balloons are made of natural rubber latex, which may cause allergic reactions.

 

Qualatex and AdRite Latex Balloon Ink Colours & Colour Assortments (See colour chart.)

·         When choosing balloon and ink colour combinations, consider the effect of the balloon colour when combined with the ink colour, particularly when printing on an assortment of balloon colours. A change of ink may be required for desired result. Colours can be custom-blended. The Pantone Matching System (PMS) colour numbers are used as a point of reference only. Exact PMS colour matches cannot be guaranteed. Custom ink blends are not inventoried. Latex inks are compared to uncoated PMS ink colours.

·         Latex Ink Colours: Black, White, Red (#199U), Yellow (#102U), Royal Blue (#286U), Green (#341U), Brown (#463U), Orange (#165U), Pink (#218U), Purple (#526U), Burgundy (#208U), Teal (#320U), Lime Green (#368U), Gold (#129U), Gray (#429U), Light Blue (PMS #305U), and Silver (#887U). Black or blue ink is recommended on the Rainbow Assortment (L05). White ink is recommended for the Radiant Jewel (L75), Bright Rainbow Assortments (L2E), and Primary Colour Assortment (L2D).

·         Latex Balloon Colour Assortments: When choosing an assortment, or creating your own, please show the balloon colour on the order. Assortments of any combination of colours are available, and unless otherwise specified, colours are assorted in the bag. Pricing will be based on categories of colours selected and invoiced accordingly.

 

Microfoil Balloon Ink Colours (See colour chart.)

·         Colours can be custom-blended. The Pantone Matching System (PMS) colour numbers are used as a point of reference only. Exact PMS colour matches cannot be guaranteed. Custom ink blends are not inventoried.

·         Microfoil Stock Ink Colours: Pantone ink colours include: Black, White, Silver, Metallic Gold (#8645C), Sapphire Blue (#2144C), Emerald Green (#341C), Ruby Red (#199C), Magenta (#226C), Yellow (#7405C), Quartz Purple (#7680C), Orange (#1665C), Pale Blue (#2915C), Lime Green (#2294C), Teal (#3272C), Rose (#701C), Dark Blue (#2728C), Burgundy (#202C), Turquoise (#2202C), Rose Gold (#8022C), and Brown (#497C).

STOCK INK COLOURS are a less reflective version of STOCK MICROFOIL BALLOON COLOURS.

 

ACCESSORIES

Product

Count

Box
Dimensions

Approx.
Weight

Approx. 
Dimensional
Weight

FOB

Balloon Seal w/Ribbon

1,000

14" x 10" x 13"

4 lbs.

11 lbs.

HAM

16" Balloon Sticks

1,000

18" x 12" x 9"

7 lbs.

12 lbs.

HAM

Balloon Saucers

1,000

14" x 10" x 13"

7 lbs.

11 lbs.

HAM

Quickie Clips®

1,000

9" x 7" x 3"

2 lbs.

2 lbs.

HAM

ProLite® Balloon Valve inserted in 11" Round Balloons

1,000

14" x 10" x 13"

12 lbs.

11 lbs.

HAM

Contact Customer Service for shipping weight of other accessories

 


LATEX BALLOONS

Latex printed 
1-colour / 1-side
unless otherwise 
indicated

Max.
Art Size

Polybag
Count

Box
Dimensions

Approx.
Weight / 
M Balloons

Approx.
Dimensional
Weight

FOB

Average 
Flying Time 
with 
Helium*

Avg. # Balloons / Helium Tank 
(242 cu. ft.)

Spec
Sample
Price

9" Round Qualatex® Latex*

4.5" Diameter

100

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

9 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

12-16 hours

900

$90.00(F)/25

11" Round Qualatex Latex*

4.75" Diameter

100

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

10 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

18-24 hours

484

$90.00(F)/25

16" Round Qualatex Latex*

6"H or 6"W

50

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

20 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

30+ hours

160

$90.00(F)/25

11" Heart Qualatex Latex*

4.75" Diameter

100

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

10 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

8 hours

806

$90.00(F)/25

15" Heart Qualatex Latex*

5.25" Diameter

50

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

20 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

12 hours

396

$90.00(F)/25

30" & 36" Round Latex*

12"H or 15"W

10

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

100 lbs.

8 lbs.

ON

3-5 days

16

$111.00(F)/3

36" Giant Globe*

12"H or 15"W

10

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

100 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

3-5 days

16

$159.00(F)/3

9" AdRite Latex*

4.5" Diameter

100

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

9 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

10-12 hours

900

$90.00(F)/25

11" AdRite Latex*

4.75" Diameter

100

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

10 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

14-16 hours

484

$90.00(F)/25

17" Outdoor Display*

6"H or 6"W

50

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

24 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

35-50 hours

150

$101.00(F)/25

2" x 60" AdWave Latex

1"H or 10"W

100

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

8 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

Air Inflation Only / Nitrogen Recommended

N/A

$90.00(F)/25

3" x 50" AdWave Latex

1.5"H or 10"W

100

13"L x 9.5"W x 8"H

9 lbs.

8 lbs.

HAM

Air Inflation Only / Nitrogen Recommended

N/A

$90.00(F)/25

*Conservative averages. Actual flying times will vary depending on temperature and atmospheric conditions.

Accessories for sealing balloons will increase weight and shorten average flying time.

Overruns/Underruns: 5% and invoiced accordingly.

 


CLOUDBUSTER™ BALLOONS

Product

Average Production Time (After Receipt
of Complete Order)

Count Per Box

Box
Dimensions

Approx.
Weight

Approx.
Dimensional 
Weight

FOB

Average 
Flying Time 
with 
Helium*

Approx.
Cu. Ft. Helium Per Balloon

4 ft. Cloudbuster Balloon*

3 working days

1

10"L x 7"W x 4"H

8 oz.

3 lbs.

HAM

4-5 days

34

5 ½ ft. Cloudbuster Balloon*

3 working days

1

10"L x 7"W x 4"H

11 oz.

3 lbs.

HAM

8 days

87

*Conservative averages. Actual flying times will vary depending on inflation size, temperature, and atmospheric conditions.

Cloudbuster balloons should be brought indoors during the evening and bad weather, including rain and wind.

 


MICROFOIL BALLOONS

Microfoil
1-coloUr / 1-side print

Max.
Art Size

Count
Per Box

Box
Dimensions

Approx.
Weight / 
Box

Approx.
Dimensional 
Weight

Average 
Flying Time 
with 
Helium*

Average Number Balloons / Helium Tank 
(242 cu. ft.)

18" Heart/Round
One-Colour/One-Side

11.25" Diameter

250

19.5"L x 18.5"W x 4.25"H

11 lbs.

12 lbs.

30+ days

484

20" Star/Round
One-Colour/One-Side

11.25" Diameter

250

19.5"L x 18.5"W x 4.25"H

11 lbs.

12 lbs.

30+ days

403

30" Round
One-Colour/One-Side

16" Diameter

100

32"L x 20"W x 1"H

9 lbs.

5 lbs.

30+ days

55

Qualatex® Microfoil balloons inflate to uniform sizes; measurements refer to flat balloons.

Actual flying time will vary depending on inks used and ink coverage.

Helium-filled Microfoil balloons may not float in altitudes exceeding approximately 3,000 ft.

Overruns/Underruns: 10% and invoiced accordingly.