Mailing Bags

Discover our extensive range of mailing bags, designed to secure your products during transit. Our selection includes both paper and polythene mailing bags, offering protection from damage and moisture. With features like self-seal strips for easy closure and tear strips for simple opening, our mailing bags are both convenient and reliable. Choose from our eco-friendly paper mailing bags or our durable polythene options, all fully recyclable and perfect for e-commerce shipping.

  • Paper Mailing Bags

    Paper Mailing Bags

    2 Items | From £37.26 (ex VAT)

  • Polythene Mailing Bags

    Polythene Mailing Bags

    8 Items | From £26.76 (ex VAT)


Mailing Bags at Maxpack

At Maxpack, we offer a comprehensive range of mailing bags designed to meet all your shipping needs. Our postage bags protect your products from damage and moisture during shipping with postal or carrier services, keeping them secure.

Our postage bags have a self-seal strip for easy closing. They also have a tear strip for simple opening. This makes them convenient and reliable for shipping.

Check out our paper and polythene packing bags, which are fully recyclable and affordable. They are a great option for e-commerce shipping.


Paper Mailing Bags

Our paper eco mailing bags are an excellent non-plastic alternative, made from sustainable sources and 100% recyclable. These kraft paper postage bags are eco-friendly and made from strong paper that resists water and tearing. They are a better choice compared to other types of paper.

Using eco-friendly mailers demonstrates your commitment to sustainability. It also simplifies waste disposal for customers by removing the need to separate materials.

Key Features:

  • Sustainable and recyclable: These materials are environmentally-friendly and can be composted at home.
  • Durable: High wet-strength paper ensures resilience against moisture and tearing.
  • Consumer-friendly: Easy to dispose of without the need for waste separation.


Polythene Mailing Bags

Maxpack stocks a diverse range of polythene postal bags, ideal for protecting your products during transit. Our polythene postal bags are made from 98% recycled content and are 100% recyclable, offering a lightweight, economical, and water-resistant solution for postal or courier protection. Available in bulk and in various sizes, these poly mailers ensure your goods reach their destination securely.

Key Features:

  • Recycled and recyclable: Produced from high recycled content, contributing to a circular economy.
  • Lightweight and economical: Reduces shipping costs without compromising on protection.
  • Water-resistant: Ensures products remain dry and intact during transit.


Speciality Bags

Maxpack also offers a variety of biodegradable mailing bags to cater to specific needs, including:

Maxpack offers a variety of mailing solutions, including eco-friendly packaging, poly mailers, and custom postage bags. We have a wide variety of recyclable packaging bags, from small ones for light items to extra-large ones for bulky goods.

Explore our complete collection of mailing bags and find the perfect solution for your shipping needs. With next day delivery available within the West Midlands, North West, and North Wales, and a 3-5 day delivery turnaround for the rest of mainland UK, Maxpack ensures your packaging requirements are met promptly and efficiently.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are compostable mailing bags?

Compostable mailer bags are packaging bags that decompose naturally over time without leaving harmful residues. They are an eco-friendly alternative to traditional plastic mailers.

Are postage bags recyclable?

Yes, many postage bags are recyclable. You can recycle polythene mailing bags and paper mailing bags through appropriate recycling channels.

What types of packaging options are available for eco friendly mailing bags?

Sustainable packaging options include eco postage bags, compostable postage bags, and recyclable postage bags. These eco friendly postage bags reduce environmental impact and support sustainability.

What are poly mailers and how are they used?

Poly mailers are lightweight, durable plastic mailing bags used for shipping items. They are water-resistant and provide good protection for items during transit.

What is the difference between compostable mailing bags and recyclable mailing bags?

Compostable mailing bags decompose into natural elements in a compost environment, enriching the soil. Recyclable postal bags, on the other hand, can be processed and reused to create new products.

Can I get custom printed postal bags for my business?

Yes, we offer custom printed postal bags. These can be personalised with your business logo, branding, and other information to enhance brand visibility.

Are there eco-friendly mailing options for small businesses?

Yes, small businesses can choose from a variety of eco-friendly mailing options such as biodegradable, compostable, and recyclable mailing bags to reduce their environmental footprint.

What sizes do mailing bags come in?

Mailing bags come in various sizes, from small to extra-large, to accommodate different types of products. This includes large plastic postage bags and extra large mailing bags for bulkier items.

How can I ensure my mailing bags are eco-friendly?

To ensure your mailing bags are eco-friendly, look for products that are labelled as biodegradable, compostable, or made from recycled materials. Checking certifications and supplier claims can also help.

What are the benefits of using kraft paper mailing bags?

Kraft paper mailing bags are sustainable, 100% recyclable, and can be composted at home. They are also strong and durable, offering good protection for items during shipping.