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 [...]

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 [...]

Why Consider A Bag for Life?

We are currently at the start of a transformation in plastic bag use which hasn’t been seen for more than a generation. Plastic bag use is already being dramatically reduced, but this could have the effect of increasing the use of the bag for life. The bag for life is a relatively new form of [...]

The Case for Plastic Packaging

Plastic packaging has helped to revolutionise the way we store food and brought convenience to countless billions of people since it was first introduced. Despite this the material is often cast as one of the main causes of waste and harm to the planet but look more closely and this reputation is far from deserved. [...]

Why Flexible Pouch Packaging Is Catching On

With convenience and ease of opening now a big trend in packaging, stand-up pouch packaging proving to be a popular choice for food manufacturers who want to appeal to people on the move. Besides having a big advantage over other forms of food packaging, the stand-up pouch can also offer a way to reduce carbon [...]

This Year’s Food Packaging Trends

We are currently witnessing a revolution in the way food is packaged and consumed and this is helping to create new opportunities for brands to reach out to new target demographics. With this in mind here are five key trends to watch out for this year… Packaging is getting greener Appearing and being seen to [...]

How To Attract Consumers To Your Food Packaging

Here are a selection of our top food packaging design tips to help attract consumers to your products. If you have just launched a new food product, you probably want consumers to feel as enthusiastic about it as you do. You will also want them to buy your brand rather than anyone else’s of course. [...]