We’ve been making mailing bags for over 20 years now. In the early days, the only option was the ‘bog standard’ plain grey mailing bag. It’s certainly stood the test of time, we’re sending more goods than ever out via e-commerce, and our standard grey mailers are still one of our best sellers.Read More
The ‘carrier bag tax’ of October 2015 has forced us as consumers to change our habits with how much plastic waste we contribute to landfill. A major part of this habit change has resulted in a surge in popularity in paper bags of all descriptions.Read More
Now, Sun Packaging are able to offer the same fantastic 100% compostable and biodegradable material in shopping carrier bags. Still half the cost of similarly sized paper bags, compostable material is a viable and eco-friendly alternative to plastic shopping carrier bags.Read More
Sugar cane polymer is a totally renewable, totally recyclable material, now available for manufacture into many types of polythene packaging.Read More
Cartons and Boxes
Widely seen as the go-to eco-friendly alternative to plastic mailing bags, cardboard cartons are used in many business sectors, offering a fantastic protective transit packaging solution.Read More
We're moving ever closer to a totally online world, and online shoppers are looking for a fantastic shopping experience. Your parcel packaging is the first line of this experience.
Secondary to the external transit packaging, the bespoke box gives your clients added assurance of a beautifully packaged purchase, along with protection and peace of mind.
The high street is still the place to get your brand noticed. With the UK 'carrier bag tax' an important factor, our expertise will guide you through the options available.
Brands We Supply
Our Expertise & Knowledge
Sun Packaging take pride in their knowledge of the packaging industry. We began supplying ‘simple’ plastic bags for packing manufactured items, and refuse bags for use in Janitorial and Education sectors. Over time, our range has diversified significantly. Carrier bags, and printed carrier bags became a fantastic and useful marketing tool for many small and medium size retailers.
The food preparation and processing sector was another speciality of ours from the 1980s to date, And we’ve been supplying bakeries, crisp makers, butchers and fishmongers with products successfully for years!
The event of internet shopping in the early 2000s resulted in a surge in demand in mailing bags, and again our product range diversified to enable supply to retail and mail order companies with these bags. We’ve since worked closely with up and coming, and established online retailers to produce bespoke printed mailers for secure and safe delivery of their orders.Find Out More