Elliott Packaging News

Packaging Trends: Why minimalist packaging is here to stay

February 19th, 2022|0 Comments

I’m sure you have heard the expression “sometimes less is more”, well the same expression applies in eco-friendly packaging where minimalist packaging has remained a popular trend over the last couple of years, and we [...]

eco friendly packaging trends for 2022

January 26th, 2022|0 Comments

In recent years, we have seen an emergence of minimalist packaging being introduced with businesses wanting to become more environmentally friendly by reducing their carbon footprint. We’ve also had to navigate through another tricky year [...]

Can Christmas mailing bags be eco friendly?

December 19th, 2021|0 Comments

Did you know a typical UK household spends over £700 more in December compared to other months? According to a report conducted by the Bank of England, on average the UK will spend on average [...]

Are plastic post bags the enemy?

December 5th, 2021|0 Comments

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 [...]

Major Supermarket set to introduce plastic neutral packaging

November 29th, 2021|0 Comments

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 [...]

Your guide to eco mailing bags

October 3rd, 2021|0 Comments

Statistically, did you know that eco mailing bags have three times less Co2 emissions than plastic mailing bags? Over recent years, due to changing public sentiment along with changes in government legislation, running your own [...]

New business guide to ecommerce packing

September 6th, 2021|0 Comments

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 [...]

National coffee chain purchase coffee pouches

March 10th, 2021|0 Comments

Elliott Packaging are delighted to welcome a national coffee retailer to our expanding customer family. The large coffee producer, who will remain anonymous, supply coffee in pouches to supermarkets across the UK. Now packaging a [...]

Covid-19: It’s business as usual!

March 24th, 2020|0 Comments

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 [...]

The versatile resealable pouch

February 14th, 2020|0 Comments

Due to its adaptability, flexibility and extended shelf-life, the resealable pouch has increased in popularity and has gained a reputation as being one of the most versatile pouch packaging options on the market. Also known [...]

Nationwide Bakery rise to Potato Starch Bags

November 7th, 2019|0 Comments

Working in the food and hospitality industry certainly presents many different eco-friendly packaging opportunities. Firstly, you must consider what type of sustainable packaging will keep your food fresh. Will also not compromise your products and [...]

Using plastic mailing bags with care

October 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Plastic is one of the most popular, useful materials we use in our everyday lives. Today, we are accountable for using roughly 20 times more plastic than we did 50 years ago. Because of its [...]

Business Guide: Printed Paper Mailing Bags

September 26th, 2019|0 Comments

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 [...]

Biodegradable Or Degradable Plastic Carrier Bags?

September 18th, 2019|0 Comments

Why biodegradable or degradable plastic carrier bags? Conventional plastics do not break down unless they are recycled. Therefore biodegradable and degradable plastic carrier bags are developed to make your daily tasks of waste reduction easier, [...]

What to do with plastic carrier bags?

September 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Did you know single use plastic carrier bags sales in supermarkets have fallen 86% since the 5p carrier bag was introduced? Since its introduction, the environmental secretary has later doubled the charge to 10p, and [...]

Why Printed Mailing Bags?

August 13th, 2019|0 Comments

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 [...]

Mailing Bags – Paper VS Plastic!

July 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

 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 [...]

Twisted Paper Handle Bags on the rise!

June 21st, 2019|0 Comments

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 [...]

Eco-Friendly Pouch – What’s new?

June 12th, 2019|0 Comments

For years, stand up pouches have been a very popular product here at Elliott Packaging. However, the one question we often get is; "Are we able to have a recyclable stand-up pouch?" Now, Elliott Packaging [...]

Local council source paper twist handle bags

April 26th, 2019|0 Comments

Paper twist handle bags have become increasingly popular within many industries, most notably retail, food/drink and exhibition industries. Made from kraft paper, paper twist hand bags are not only a great environmentally friendly alternative to [...]

Grip Seal Bag Product Testimonial

February 28th, 2019|0 Comments

Durable, versatile and extremely hard wearing, Elliott Packaging offer a full range of grip seal bag products with additional resealable bag options. Also known within the industry as grip lock bags, our grip seal bags [...]

December News

December 13th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

September 2018 News

September 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Elliott Packaging are having a BIG PUSH on ‘bags for life’ this month. With the environment being top on peoples agenda when it comes to packaging buying at the moment, we want to make more [...]

August News

August 7th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

Paper Mailing Bags hit the spot!

June 12th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

Kraft Pouches

April 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

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. [...]

Clear OPP Biodegradable Bags

March 14th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

Christmas Deliveries

November 8th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

Paper Carrier Bags

October 13th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

July Updates

July 18th, 2017|0 Comments

July so far has been a busy time for Elliott Packaging. We have been focusing on making our website as user friendly as it can be. We have updated all of our product pages. They [...]

Pouches with Spouts!

June 9th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

April Birthdays

April 21st, 2017|0 Comments

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!