Ukraine situation set to have delayed impact on ecommerce packaging

Almost two years on from learning to adjust to a global pandemic, the UK population has learned to cope with plunging in and out of various lockdowns, a dipping economy and accepting mask-wearing and self-testing becoming an everyday task in our lives. Along with learning to navigate with the pandemic, the latest crisis in Ukraine [...]

Are plastic post bags the enemy?

In case you missed it, the primistor was quoted claiming that plastic recycling ‘simply doesn’t work’, a statement which has certainly ruffled a few feathers within the environmentally friendly packaging industry. Speaking at COP26, the UN’s climate summit, last month, the prime minister was speaking with co-host Tanya Steel, chief executive of the WWF, who [...]

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 chain continuing to work towards it’s ultimate goal of becoming plastic free across it’s own label packaging, this means Iceland [...]

Elliott Packaging create customized mailing bags for new start-up business

Looking back over the past 18 months, the covid-19 pandemic has provided mixed fortunes for many businesses across the UK. Although almost every business has faced an uncertain and exceptionally hard time, certain industries such as the beauty and tourism sections have aggressively struggled because of the difficulties of adapting to change. Even national brands [...]

National fitness brand increase poly mailing bags order

Not only did national lockdown change consumer behaviour habits with customers forced to buy products online which saw record e-commerce sale figures, the population were also forced to spend the time doing homework outs following the closure of gyms and leisure centres, and to help pass the time... According to statistics, half of the UK [...]

By |2021-09-26T16:07:38+01:00September 24th, 2021|Mailing Bags, News, plastic mailing bags, Polybags|0 Comments

Major supermarket introduces sustainable packaging products scores

In recent news to make eco-friendly packaging headlines, major retail discount chain Lidl UK have announced plans to help shoppers become ‘greener’ by introducing a eco-score labelling system on it’s own products. Rolling out in October 2021 across over 100 stores in Scotland, Lidl UK will apply eco-score labelling to over 50 if it’s own [...]

By |2021-09-26T16:08:09+01:00September 14th, 2021|News, plastic mailing bags, Reusable Shopping Bags|0 Comments

New business guide to ecommerce packing

A lot has changed over the last 18 months following the global pandemic. Consumer shopping habits have certainly transformed with customers being forced to shop online due to national lockdown restrictions which has resulted in both businesses having to adapt to this change and resulting in record breaking ecommerce sales in 2020. However, it’s not [...]

UK market leading testing laboratory delighted with bespoke mailing bags

When you think about it, postal mailing bags have been around for a very long time. As a matter of fact, the oldest known surviving pieces of mail dates as far back as 2400 BCE in Egypt where Pharaohs would use couriers for the dissemination of their decrees in the territory of the State. Fast [...]

Everything you need to know about the printed mailing bag

Are you thinking about using printed mailing bag products to send your products through the post? Along with reducing costs and your carbon footprint, there are a number of key reasons why many businesses have made the switch to printed mailing bag products over the last 12 months. Due to the ongoing pandemic situation, user [...]

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