How do we print your custom design?

Here at The Polythene Company we print custom designs with artwork ranging from simple text, to highly detailed pictures. We thought we’d give you an insight into just how we make your artwork come to life. It all starts with you. You send us your desired artwork and we then transform this into a ‘proof’ our plate makers … Continue reading How do we print your custom design?

Daisy printed mailing bags

Our new Daisy divinely different® design is here!

We’ve added another brand new design to our divinely different® printed mailing bags range – Daisy! We love our divinely different® range so much that we’ve added another brand new design! It comes in four fantastic bold colours to suit any theme. This means you can make an eye-catching impact when sending our your products at … Continue reading Our new Daisy divinely different® design is here!

introducing our new splatter design to the divinely different packaging range

Splatter joins our growing divinely different range®

Our divinely different® range welcomes a brand new design – Splatter! Here at The Polythene Company we recognise how popular our divinely different® range is with our customers and therefore we’re always on the lookout to add new designs. We’ve created this brand new Splatter pattern – a bold and striking design guaranteed to grab … Continue reading Splatter joins our growing divinely different range®

sequential numbering on polythene bags

Sequential numbering on polythene bags

Sequential numbering on polythene bags explained Sequential numbering on polythene bags can be confusing so that’s why we’ve put together this guide to explain the uses and the various ways this can be customised to suit your needs. What are sequentially numbered bags used for? Sequential numbering is used on polythene bags to specifically identify the … Continue reading Sequential numbering on polythene bags

Hot pink polka dot printed mailing bag

New hot pink polka dot printed mailing bags

Please give a warm welcome to our new hot pink polka dot colour Here at The Polythene Company we wanted to banish the January blues with a brand new hot pink polka dot design in our divinely different ® range. If you have previously purchased our divinely different® star printed mailing bags in “Neon-light” pink you may already recognise the colour, … Continue reading New hot pink polka dot printed mailing bags

CMYK colours and Pantone logo

CMYK vs. Pantone® in solid colour printing

What is the difference between CMYK and Pantone® (PMS) when using solid colours in flexographic printing? Here at The Polythene Company we’re experts in polythene and flexographic printing. We print and manufacture on site in our UK factory so we understand all the terms, but we also understand that not all our customers do so we wanted … Continue reading CMYK vs. Pantone® in solid colour printing

The new divinely different stars design in the three colours avaible; Neonlign Pink, Limelight Green & starlight blue

Our divinely different range has a new design – *STARS*

We are excited to announce the latest design added to our divinely different® range – *Stars*. For those who don’t know about the divinely different range, it’s our answer for people who want something more interesting than grey mailing bags but don’t have the budget or quantity requirements for a custom mailing bag. The range consists … Continue reading Our divinely different range has a new design – *STARS*

Polythene reel films

How we manufacture polythene products

We may be experts in manufacturing polythene but we understand that not all of our customers are! Here at The Polythene Company we’ve found that many of our customers are interested in learning how their products are manufactured. Unfortunately, we can’t take everyone on a tour of our factory so we thought we’d do the … Continue reading How we manufacture polythene products

Clear polythene bags

The widest range of clear polybags

With such a wide choice available how do you know which clear polybags are best for what application? At The Polythene Company we stock a huge array of clear polythene bags and clear envelopes, all of which feature a peel and seal glue strip. Our clear polybags are manufactured in-house at our Norwich site and with 26 variations available … Continue reading The widest range of clear polybags

divinely different printed polka dot mailing bags

Newest colours of polka dot mailing bags

We are excited to announce the newest colours to our popular divinely different® polka dot range of printed self-seal mailing bags – Royal Blue and Coral! As part of the STM Packaging Group we manufacture our own range of printed bags. They come in a variety of popular  styles, colours and sizes. Our polka dot mailing bags have … Continue reading Newest colours of polka dot mailing bags