Custom Printed Retail Bags

Custom printed paper bags are a fantastic way to carry and store products that have been purchased. Whether you sell clothing at a retail store, run a boutique candle shop, or manage a chain of coffee shops, custom paper bags provide the perfect canvas for you to showcase your brand beyond your store. Get inspired with some examples of paper bag designs here.

Premium Paper Bags

Custom size & print

Paper bags can be fully customized in size and print. Go for a minimal custom bag design with your logo, or opt for a luxurious paper bag design with sturdy handles for a premium customer experience.

Lightweight & sturdy

Custom paper bags are lightweight yet made with durable materials to ensure your products can be safely transported. These paper bag handles can be customized to hold lighter or heavier items.

MOQ from 500 units

Minimums starting from 500 units per size or design.

Kraft Paper Bag with Kraft Twisted Handles

How much do Paper Bags Cost?

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Roughly the size of a laptop

All artwork is printed on a base material that’s white or brown kraft. See what’s considered single or double sided printing here.
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Available in 3 Standard Styles

Choose from 3 different styles of paper bags that best meet your product needs.

Custom Paper Bag with Rope Handles Mockup PackMojo

Paper Bag with Rope Handles

MOQ: 500 units

Paper bags with rope handles are durable and ideal for holding heavier items commonly sold in retail stores.

Custom Paper Bag with Ribbon Handles Mockup PackMojo

Paper Bag with Ribbon Handles

MOQ: 500 units

Paper bags with ribbon handles are ideal for storing premium, lightweight items, and make the perfect luxury paper bag.

Twisted Handle Paper Bag Mockup PackMojo

Twisted Handle Paper Bag

MOQ: 2000 units

Also known as twisted handle carrier bags, these are 100% made of paper and are perfect for lightweight items such as food, apparel, and gifts.

Technical Specs: Paper Bags

An overview of the standard customizations available for custom printed paper bags.

Bag Materials

Custom paper bags use a standard paper thickness of 200-300gsm. These materials contain at least 50% post-consumer content (recycled waste).

White

Solid Bleached Sulfate (SBS) paper that yields high quality print.

Brown Kraft

Unbleached brown paper that is ideal for only black or white print.


Handle Materials

Paper bags can be customized with different types of handles depending on the use case and experience you want to deliver.

Ribbon Handles

Made of polyester and are available in various colors.

Rope Handles

Made of polyester or nylon and are available in various colors.

Twisted Paper Handles

Made of white or brown kraft paper that's twisted together to form handles.


Print

All packaging is printed with soy-based ink, which is eco-friendly and produces much brighter and vibrant colors.

Compare CMYK & Pantone

CMYK

CMYK is the most popular and cost effective color system used in print.

Pantone

For accurate brand colors to be printed and is more expensive than CMYK.


Coating

Coating is added to your printed designs to protect it from scratches and scuffs.

Compare varnish & lamination

Varnish

An eco-friendly water-based coating but doesn't protect as well as lamination.

Lamination

A plastic coated layer that protects your designs from cracks and tears, but not eco-friendly.


Finishes

Top off your packaging with a finish option that completes your package.

Compare finishes

Matte

Smooth and non-reflective, overall softer look.

Glossy

Shiny and reflective, more prone to fingerprints.

Satin

Semi-shiny, in between a matte and glossy look.

Soft touch

Looks like a matte finish, but feels like velvet.

Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the minimum order quantity for paper bags?

500 units for paper bags with rope or ribbon handles, and 2000 units for twisted handle paper bags. The MOQ is based on every unique bag (e.g. size, design).

Where is your packaging produced?

Our packaging is produced with our vetted network of suppliers in China.

How long does production take?

Production typically takes 12-16 days, and 16-21 days for larger volume orders.

How long does shipping take?

Air freight options range from 7-21 days, while ocean freight options range from 26-71 days. If you need some packaging expedited earlier, consider splitting your shipment between air and ocean!

Do you provide samples?

Yes! We have sample types that serve different purposes. Whether you're looking to test the size of your packaging or want to check your artwork to be printed, we've got you covered. Explore all sample options here.

Can you provide me with a dieline?

Dielines are provided for free once your order has been placed and payment has been made. If you order a sample, dielines will be included as part of the sampling fee.

What format should I provide my artwork to you in?

Please send us your artwork in a dieline file (PDF or AI format) that can be edited in Adobe Illustrator. Please keep the dieline as a separate layer in your AI file, and be sure to follow all of these dieline design tips to ensure your artwork file is production-ready.

Custom Paper Bag Ordering Process

A simple, 6-step process to getting custom printed retail bags.

1. Get a quote

Go to the platform and configure your paper bags to get a quote.

2. Purchase a sample (optional)

Get a sample of your paper bag to test size and quality before starting a bulk order.

3. Place your order

Choose your preferred shipping method and place your order on our platform.

4. Upload artwork

Add your artwork to the dieline template we'll create for you upon placing your order.

5. Start production

Once your artwork is approved, we'll start production, which typically takes 12-16 days.

6. Ship packaging

After passing quality assurance, we'll ship your packaging to your specified location(s).

Get Started with Paper Bags Today

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