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Escape to the Cotswolds

Customer Catch up in the Cotswolds

On a recent holiday to the Cotswolds amongst the camping, ramble to Broadway Tower and cream teas we decided to pop in on a few of our customers.  The Cotswolds covers a huge area which is almost 800 square miles and runs through 5…

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Washi Tape Bag Crafts

Washi Tape Crafting

This blog post is for all the washiholics out there, if you haven’t already got onto the washi band wagon where have you been!  Washi tape is a decorative style of Japanese paper tape also referred to as Japanese masking tape. The name Washi is a Japanese…

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Bag yourself some storage

Great storage ideas for all those Christmas presents.

Is your house feeling as full to the brim as your waistband feels after a full course Christmas dinner? Well we have bags of ideas of how to store all those new toys, clothes and general “stuff”! A reuseable paper storage bag…


Feasts for the Eye and Treats for the Tummy

From weddings to celebrity bashes, Sweetie Factory founder Janet Marsh reveals all on the revival of sweets and desserts that are feasts for the eye and treats for the tummy.

Imagine walking into a wedding reception or birthday bash to find a giant six foot table adorned with jars of sweets…

Blog , Company Culture

Battle of the Patterns: Spots vs Stripes

Calling all polka dot and candy stripe fans!

We’ve launched an exciting competition to see how many of you are polka dot lovers and how many are candy stripe enthusiasts.

Over the next two weeks, we’re hosting a full on battle of the patterns and we want to know which one gets…

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800,000 Bags in 800,000 Seconds

How Carrier Bag Shop helped Anchor Butter save the British cheese sandwich!

Finding a balance between speed, price and quality is an ever-increasing challenge, and that is the problem creative content agency, whynot! were faced with before approaching us in January this year.

They were working on behalf of…


Top 5 Christmas Carrier Bags for Retail 2014 [Video]

Need a hand planning which stock carrier bags to use during Christmas 2014? We’ve put together this short video to highlight our Top 5 ranges for Christmas Carrier Bags in 2014 – along with direct links to each product in the notes below.  Of course, if you require any additional information -…