Elliott Packaging

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Paper sweet bags

We specialise in providing a complete range of environmentally friendly paper sweet bags.

Elliott packaging, your eco-friendly packaging supplier

There’s nothing more nostalgic than paper sweet bags full of traditional sweets after visiting an old-fashioned sweet shop. Also known as paper candy bags, this style of bags have become increasingly popular for weddings, trade fairs and events. As part of our paper carrier bag range, Elliott Packaging can manufacture paper sweet bags in a variety of colours and patterns and can also be created as printed paper sweet bags.

Why paper sweet bags?

Manufactured from kraft paper, paper sweet bags can be recycled or made from recycled paper. Both strong and durable, paper counter bags can hold heavy or a number of items. Quirky and memorable give-away for business opportunities.

What paper do we use for our sweet bags?

Also known as pick ‘n’ mix paper candy bags, our sweet shop bags are made from kraft paper. Flat bottom paper bags are made from kraft paper which is around 50gsm. We can make bags in any thickness of paper you need. Kraft paper usually comes in white or brown kraft paper as standard. We can also offer the following materials:



Ethically sourced


Gloss or matte laminated

FSC certified


As with all our paper carrier bags, our paper counter bags are eligible as printed paper sweet bags. Custom printed with your design, these pick n nix style bags can be printed up to 8 spot colours or CMYK process print. Kraft stand up bags can have a laminated or glossy layer to add luxury to the bags finish. We can print sweet bags on all four sides including the side gussets.


We can produce sweet style paper bags in the following sizes:


Width x Depth x Height

180mm x 100mm x 230mm

180mm x 100mm x 340mm

260mm x 130mm x 360mm

320mm x 130mm x 420mm

450mm x 130mm x 460mm

What can paper sweet bags be used for?

Not only are these styles of paper carrier bags popular in sweet shops and newsagents, Small sweet bags have become a quirky and memorable give-away for business opportunities including;


Trade Fairs

Wedding Fairs

Sweet Shops

Newsagents & Confectionary

Retail Boutiques


Lead times and quantities

Free UK Delivery. 3-4 Weeks approximately from signed off artwork.


NOTE: Minimum quantity subject to specification