Packaging supplies has a large range of bags available, which are very popular within postal packaging. Polythene bags, carrier bags, grip seal bags, mailing bags available in wholesale.


the right Bags

With so many different styles and grades of bag on offer, it can be

difficult choosing the right bag for your individual packing requirements.  Below is a run-down on each of the stock bags

we have on offer at Packaging Supplies.




polythene bagsClear polythene bags are economical and popular throughout a wide

range of industries.  They allow the

contents to be visible and offer protection against dust, dirt and moisture.  Polythene bags can be quickly and effectively

sealed using twist ties or by using a heat sealer or bag neck sealer.

All of the clear polythene bags supplied at Packaging Supplies are

Food Grade Approved and the material used is 100% recyclable.


stock a light and a medium grade of polythene bag, but we can supply bags in a

heavier grade.  Please contact Packaging

Supplies for further options and prices.

Light duty polythene bags are ideally suited for

lightweight items such as clothing, instruction booklets, foodstuffs and soft


Medium duty polythene bags are used throughout a range of

industries including fashion, groceries, pet food and publishing.

Heavy duty polythene

bags can be used for DIY products and for building or gardening items such as

sand or pebbles etc.

Layflat Polythene



Layflat polythene tubingLayflat polythene tubing is supplied on a roll. It is a continuous

length of polythene tubing that can be cut and sealed to create custom bags of

almost any size.  It is an incredibly

flexible choice of polythene packaging.

Layflat tubing protects against dust, dirt and moisture.  As per the polythene bags, layflat tubing can

be sealed using twist ties or by using a heat sealer or bag neck sealer.

The layflat tubing available to buy in our online shop is clear and

supplied in a heavy duty gauge.  However,

layflat tubing can be manufactured in other colours and gauges with a fast

turnaround.  Please contact Packaging

Supplies for further information and prices.

Grip Seal



grip sealGrip Seal Bags, also known as Mini Grip Bags or Self Seal Bags are a

medium duty transparent polythene bag.

These grip seal bags are supplied in either clear or with a write on

panel.  The write on panel enables the

contents to be labelled for quick identification using a normal biro or marker


Grip seal bags offer a good protection against moisture, dust and dirt

and are suitable for use with food.  The

mini grip bags have a squeeze and seal closure for continual re-use.  The bags are particularly useful for keeping

items in storage and can be used for a variety of small to medium items.




lightweight or glossy blue mailing bagsPackaging Supplies offer lightweight or glossy blue mailing bags.  The lightweight mailing bags are a budget

alternative to the glossy blue mailers, which are made using a slightly higher


Polythene mailing bags are ideal for mail order companies and ebay

traders.  All of the mailing bags are

waterproof making them the ideal protection for goods in transit.  The peel and seal strip makes light work of

packing and being opaque the contents of the mailing bags remain undisclosed.

Packaging Supplies have listed the Royal Mail PiP guide next to each

size of mailing bag in our online shop.

Bubble Bags


bubble bagsPackaging Supplies have protective bubble bags in a range of

sizes.  Each bubble bag has an adhesive

strip, which is easily peeled off enabling the bag to be secured shut.

Packaging Supplies offer a standard and an anti-static bubble

bag.  The anti-static bag comes in pink

and is suitable for electronic and delicate items that require anti-static


The standard bubble bags are suitable for small to medium delicate

items requiring more cushioning protection than from a polythene bag.




refuse sackPackaging Supplies offer a high quality polythene black refuse

sack.  These refuse sacks can be used for

both domestic and industrial use.

Although Packaging Supplies only stock a standard black refuse sack,

we can also supply differently coloured printed refuse sacks which are ideal

for identifying refuse contents.  Please

contact us for further information on this.



Clip Close Carrier



Clip close carrier bagsClip close carrier bags have an integral white profile clip close

fastening handle.  This design of closing

keeps the contents securely in the bag, making the clip close bags ideal for

packing loose goods or stationery that is going to be distributed.  This type of carrier bag is favoured by

cosmetic, jewellery and fashion retailers.

The clip close carriers that we supply are of a premium thickness

clear bag and come in a mini, small and large size.



Handle Carrier Bags


Patch Handle Carrier bagsPatch handle carrier bags have a reinforced patch handle for extra bag

strength.  Patch handle carrier bags are

a classic range of carrier bag with a more substantial feel.

For large orders of over 5000 bags, we can arrange for your patch

handle carrier bags to be printed to order.

Patch handle carrier bags are a stylish bag popular with the retails



White Vest

Carrier Bags


White Vest Carrier bagsPackaging Supplies offer a range of sizes and strengths of white vest

carrier bag.  The 8 & 9 micron vest

carriers are a good economy range of bag.

The 13-18 micron vests are slightly stronger and an ideal option for

bottles.  The Hi-Tensile vests combine

budget prices with a high quality bag strength.

Packaging Supplies also offer a vest bag on a roll for easy storage

and counter dispensing.

The white vest carrier bags are suitable to all retail uses such as

supermarkets and shops.