Have Scientists found a new solution to plastic waste?

Plastic carrier bags have been under fire recently for their ‘lack’ of economically friendly properties. Researches may have found the solution to plastic waste, including carrier bags. The wax worm caterpillar has been found to digest polyethylene. Scientists accidentally came across this discovery, they noticed small holes in the plastic bags containing wax worm during [...]

Which bag is best for my exhibition?

Bags are a must when choosing your exhibition marketing material. We know how difficult it can be to choose your style of bag so we have put together our top three bags we feel are best! There are so many factors involved when thinking about your marketing material for an exhibition, we find generally the [...]

Everything you need to know about a cotton carrier

Here is everything you need to know about our cotton carrier bags. Cotton carrier bags are a great echo friendly reusable alternative to a polythene or paper carrier bag. Cotton bags can be printed with any given design and manufactured in any size. Material: These bags are made from natural cotton. Cotton bags are generally [...]

What you need to consider when buying a carrier bag for your business

Carrier bags are an essential purchase for most business’s, if you haven’t needed to buy carrier bags before, it can be a slightly confusing process but we are here help! Here are what we feel you need to consider before purchasing. Style of carrier bag: Elliott packaging offer a range of different carrier bags produced [...]

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Elliott Packaging’s top 5 most purchased items of 2016

Patch Handle Carrier Bags Polythene patch handle carrier bags have clearly been our bestselling product of 2016. Polythene carrier bags have had bad publicity in the past, but not anymore. Elliott packaging offer various options to make your polythene bags eco-friendly and re-usable. Minimum order quantity: 3000 units  Lead time: As little as 7 working [...]

New Co-Ex carrier bags have landed at Elliott Packaging

Patch handle carrier bags just got that bit better, we can now make them in co-extruded polythene. Co-extruded polythene is made from several layers of film, this gives the bag super strong durability. The extra layers of film also make the bag opaque. We can produce the bag in any two colours you desire. We [...]

5 ways printed packaging helps build your brand

Printed packaging is a perfect way to effectively build your brand, here’s why! Advertises: Your printed packaging advertises your brand while on its journey, whether it’s on a busy shopping street or sat on a supermarket shelf. It’s important to make sure your packaging stands out from the 100’s of other brands you see whilst [...]

Printed Polythene Bags FAQ’s

Buying your printed packaging for the first time can be a pretty daunting experience, here at Elliott packaging we try to make this experience as easy and as pleasurable as possible. We have put together some frequently asked questions which will hopefully explain the basics for you. What do you need to know from me [...]

Why Carrier Bags Have Become Everyone’s Favourite Marketing Giveaway

People are now thinking a lot more about their plastic bag use following the introduction of the 5p charge. Some people will be trying to avoid the charge at all costs even if it means popping in to smaller retail outlets that may give away a bag for free. This creates a great opportunity for [...]

Why Green Packaging Can Mean Different Things Depending On the Material

As the use of plastic bags is being rapidly reduced by the 5p charge, many people are welcoming the news. But reducing the use of plastic bags and replacing them with other materials won’t necessarily make a greener planet. This is because eco-friendly or ‘green’ means different things depending on what the environmental impact will [...]