Fashion Retailers eco-friendly 100% recycled polythene mailing bags

A leading online fashion retailer has commissioned Elliott Packaging to develop their eco-friendly 100% recycled polythene mailing bags. A fast growing online fashion retailer has partnered with Elliott Packaging to develop an environmentally friendly co-extruded [...]

Major Supermarket set to introduce plastic neutral packaging

In environmentally friendly packaging news, major supermarket chain Iceland have announced its commitments to become the UK’s first supermarket to officially offset it’s entire plastic footprint by introducing plastic neutral packaging. With the major supermarket [...]

Covid-19: It’s business as usual!

Elliott Packaging are pleased to report that our business will remain open during these unprecedented times. Our sales department are now based remotely from home but remain fully contactable by email, or via live chat [...]

By |March 24th, 2020|Categories: News|0 Comments

Why Printed Mailing Bags?

Perfect for increasing brand exposure, durable to deliver your products safely in every weather condition and available to customize in bulk order… these are just a select few reasons why so many businesses are turning [...]

By |August 13th, 2019|Categories: Mailing Bags, News|0 Comments

Elliott Packaging Rope Handle Carrier Bags Reach Europe

Stylish, fashionable and extremely popular, luxury rope handle carrier bags have become a firm favourite within the fashion and clothing industry. Also known as luxury gift bags, Elliott Packaging can create rope handle carrier bags [...]

3 reasons why you should choose Elliott Packaging for your custom printed mailing bags

Are you growing conscious of your current environment footprint? Are you looking to switch to recyclable packaging but unsure what products are right for your business? Established for over 20 years, Elliott Packaging are respected [...]

Mailing Bags Guide – Paper or Printed Mailing Bags?

Are you looking to switch to eco-friendly mailing bags? Not sure which green options are best for your printed mailing bag products? With many businesses starting to become conscious of their environmental footprint, more and [...]

December News

December News Elliott Packaging Ltd are please to now be able to offer a new eco-friendly alternative for carrier bags. Our new eco-friendly carbon neutral polythene carrier bags are made from sugarcane. Sugarcane based polythene [...]

By |December 13th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

August News

Burnley FC might be in the news at the moment for the recent sighing of Joe Hart, but Burnley FC are in our news this week for recognition for taking a step in the right [...]

By |August 7th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Paper Mailing Bags hit the spot!

Paper mailing bags are becoming an ever popular product which the company are receiving record numbers of enquiries for. Being completely compostable these type of bags are very environmentally friendly. Current lead times are in [...]

By |June 12th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Kraft Pouches

The company will soon be supplying a kraft backed side gusseted pouch into the beverages sector (similar type attached). A fully compostable pouch is now also available, for more details please contact our sales department. [...]

By |April 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Clear OPP Biodegradable Bags

The company has recently won a contract to supply OPP bags into a large UK based coffee producer. The bags are produced from a crystal clear (completely biodegradable) newly developed opp film. For more information [...]

By |March 14th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Christmas Deliveries

As we creep into November our production schedule is getting extremely busy which means that there are very few slots for deliveries before Christmas. If you know that you will need your delivery before January [...]

By |November 8th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Paper Carrier Bags

Our sales are at their highest ever level for Paper carrier bags. The most popular types are twisted paper handle & rope handle carrier bags. These type of bags are very popular in the retail [...]

By |October 13th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Point of sale grip seal bags

Point of sale grip seal bags have become one of our most popular lines. Available in polythene (LDPE) and high clarity polypropylene (CPP) both film types are 100% recyclable and can be printed in any [...]

By |September 1st, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Pouches with Spouts!

Spout pouches are becoming more and more popular and are a good cost effective alternative to rigid packaging. They are produced from high barrier laminated films and offer excellent strength.The screw caps are tamper evident [...]

By |June 9th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Pouch sales on the increase.

The first quarter of 2017 has seen pouch sales rise by 40% compared to the same period in 2016,Laminated (stand up) pouches are available in any size and offer excellent barrier properties. Any given design [...]

By |May 4th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

April Birthdays

Elliott Packaging want to wish two of our fabulous employees Lisa and Steph a big Happy Birthday!! We hope you have had the most wonderful time. Best wishes from all at Elliott Packaging!  

By |April 21st, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

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 [...]

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 [...]

Christmas Opening Times 2016

Christmas Opening Times:  Closing: 22nd Of December 2016 Opening: 3rd Of January 2017 We want to wish all of our valued customers a wonderful Christmas and a successful New Year. We will look forward to another [...]

By |December 19th, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

Money Bags

Elliott Packaging have managed to finish the year on a high after being awarded a three year contract to supply a well known UK high street bank their tamper evident money bags. The bags are [...]

By |December 1st, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

General FAQ’s

Elliott Packaging General FAQ’s Here we have listed a series of regularly asked questions by our customers. We hope this will help buying with Elliott Packaging even easier. If you have any further questions, please [...]

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Happy Birthday!

Today is Elliott Packaging’s 20th birthday. A huge thank you to our customers, suppliers and great staff, without whom this mile stone would not have been possible.  

By |October 24th, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

Aerospace Bags!

Elliott Packaging have recently been awarded a contract to supply bags into the Aerospace industry. Product testing has taken nine months and the order was secured by Steph Hall.  

By |September 9th, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

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 [...]


Elliott Packaging have recently been awarded a contract to supply a well known UK Shirt manufacturer all their bespoke cast polypropylene bags. Cast polypropylene bags are 100% recyclable and are a clearer alternative to polythene [...]

By |August 16th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments


Elliott packaging have recently been appointed sole supplier to a major high street supermarket chain for all their in-house money bags. The bags are produced from a special (high strength) grade LDPE material & are [...]

By |August 16th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bags for Biscuits!

Elliott Packaging have recently been awarded a 12 month contract to supply a large European biscuit producer their OPP bags. The bags are 100% recyclable and will be supplied monthly in twelve different sizes. Supply [...]

By |August 16th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments


2012 has seen the company's export sales increase by 17% compared to the same period last year. The company is now exporting its packaging to Germany, Holland, France, Scandinavia, Ireland, Africa & USA. Company Director [...]

By |August 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fashionable & Eco Friendly (Mailing Bags) – Thats Clever! A UK Fashion house has secured the services of Elliott Packaging to supply them their eight colour bespoke printed mailing bags. The complex design will be an all over print that will include the four process colours (CMYK) and four spot colours. The mailing bags will be produced from a 75micron white outer/black inner co-extruded LDPE polythene, given the high volume involved the film will include recycled content and be 100% recyclable. The mailing bags will also be supplied with two high tack permanent adhesive glue lines that will mean the bags can be used for any returns. The highly durable nature of Elliott Packaging’s mailing bags make them an ideal choice

2012 is turning into a bumper year for the company's film on the reel sales. Primarily supplied into the form, fill & seal sectors output for the first quarter of 2012 is up an impressive [...]

By |August 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments


A leading US sports nutrition company has recently awarded Elliott Packaging the contract to supply them printed Stand Up Pouches for their branded protein powders. The company wanted to reduce their packaging and found Elliott [...]

By |August 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments


Carrier bags 'not eco-villains after all' Unpublished Government research suggests the plastic carrier may not be an eco villain after all – but, whisper it, an unsung hero. Hated by environmentalists and shunned by shoppers, [...]

By |August 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

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 [...]

Durability Of Plastic Bags Is More Important Than Ever

The fall in the use of plastic bags since the introduction of the 5p charge has been dramatic according to government figures. However, reducing our dependence on plastic bags may just be the start 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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

What Is Biodegradable Packaging?

Population growth and greater awareness of the need to reduce pollution in the environment have led to increased demand for Biodegradable Packaging but what exactly is Biodegradable Packaging and why is it better than using [...]

Packaging Survey Should Give UK ecommerce stores food for thought

While packaging can often be an afterthought with ecommerce store owners its importance cannot be understated when it comes to customer satisfaction and loyalty as a study in the US has shown. It has to [...]

Thinking ahead; how will we address the legislative directive to not advertise certain products on packaging?

The advent of plain cigarette packaging perhaps leads us to consider what may be potentially next and with this in mind, how do we make the best of these potential central initiatives? The answer of course [...]

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