Is plastic free packaging the right move?

Plastic packaging is certainly in the headlines and shows no signs of going away. The issue of single-use plastic and its detrimental environmental impact is unlikely to have been news to most packaging designers, yet the issue has certainly struck a chord with the public. Is plastic-free packaging the right move? Given the images of [...]

Plastic carrier bag or paper carrier bag: Which bag is greener?

Morrisons are increasing the price of their reusable plastic carrier bags from 10p to 15p as a trial, along with introducing a 20p paper carrier bag alternative. The paper carrier bag will be available in eight stores as part of a two-month trial. The supermarket chain said reducing plastic was their customers' top environmental concern. [...]

8 Alterative Uses For Brown Paper Carrier Bags

It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas! With the busy festive season finally here, now is the time of the year where we usually overstock on everything, including paper carrier bags. Do you have any brown paper carrier bags lying about in your house? Well inside this article, Elliott Packaging will provide you with [...]

Can every paper carrier bag be recycled?

It doesn’t matter if you want to call them paper carrier bags, paper bags with handles or paper gift bags, all paper bags are seen as eco-friendly bags because they can be recycled and compostable. However, not every paper carrier bag is the same though. Inside this article, eco-friendly bag suppliers Elliott Packaging examine exactly [...]

By |2019-11-14T15:11:42+00:00November 14th, 2019|News, Paper Bags, Paper Bags with Handles, Testimonials|0 Comments

Business Guide: Printed Paper Mailing Bags

As specialists in producing eco-friendly bags, Elliott Packaging can manufacture a range of custom print paper mailing bags tailored to meet your business needs. Created using water-based inks, our bespoke kraft printed paper mailing bags are the ultimate in environmentally friendly packaging. If you are looking to market your business or promote your products, Elliott [...]

By |2019-09-26T14:36:47+01:00September 26th, 2019|Mailing Bags, News, Paper Bags, Testimonials|0 Comments

The Paper Mailing Bags Specialists

Today, millions of tonnes of paper are still produced each year. Without thinking, many businesses industries will continue to use paper-based packaging on a daily basis for a wide variety of reasons such as office-based tasks, daily newspapers or online businesses who send products through the post to name a few… Although in recent years, [...]

Recycled Mailing Bags – The Green Solution

Today, businesses and homeowners alike a much more educated on just how much danger our waste disposal can cause to the environment, how recycling can help reduce the impact. While the government made the conscious decision to charge for single use plastic carrier bags, and supermarkets chains have also started to introduce paper bag packaging, [...]

Mailing Bags – Paper VS Plastic!

 Mailing Bags - Paper OR Plastic? In 2019, the most common argument in the packaging world is what is better - paper mailing bags or plastic mailing bags? One of our most popular products here at Elliott Packaging is mailing bags. We decided to use this product to weigh up the pros of each material! [...]

Twisted Paper Handle Bags on the rise!

Why is the popularity of twisted paper handle bags soaring? In 2019, both consumers & industry are demanding environmentally friendly packaging solutions. In an aim to ditch single-use plastics, people are turning away from plastic carrier bags because of the environmental issues. A growing favorite alternative is the twisted paper handle bag. This is because [...]

Why are luxury gift bags so popular on the high street?

When you next visit the high street, you will find almost every retailer is now making a statement by branding and promoting their business with luxury gift bags. From small independent jewellers to large national department stores, all shops are now taking every opportunity to market themselves, so why have luxury paper gift bags become [...]

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