Blog - The Bag N Box Man: bags, boxes, packaging materials and janitorial supplies

Easter opening hours

We are closed for the Easter weekend, from 14th to 17th April inclusive. All orders are sent out next working day by default (subject to stock), unless you have requested express delivery when placing your order on the phone, or via our online shop. Therefore, the latest you can order from us is Tuesday 11th … Continue reading “Easter opening hours”

New photos of the Food Safe Bags range now live!

In the coming months, we will be revamping all of our product photography – and the first part of that job has now been completed. We’ve updated the entire food safe bags range with brand new studio photos and we’d love to know what you think. A lot of our photos don’t show the true … Continue reading “New photos of the Food Safe Bags range now live!”

Calling all potters!

The Great Pottery Throw Down has really captured our imagination at The Bag N Box Man, especially as there is a family connection. Richard, the contestant from Banbury, is second cousin to Terry Andrews, the managing director. We’ve all been watching the show and were very pleased to see he won “pot of the week” … Continue reading “Calling all potters!”

Polystyrene V’s Cardboard

When it comes to packaging your food, you can’t afford to get it wrong! When it comes to food boxes, the choices are endless really… Do you go with cardboard? Easy to recycle and easy to stack flat, saving you valuable space if you are running a catering van with limited space. Maybe you prefer … Continue reading “Polystyrene V’s Cardboard”

Hats, Dresses, Shoes (& Trilby’s)

Product Focus   I must admit while writing this in 2017 I did not think I would be talking about Trilby storage !! But you’d be surprised how many people still want a Trilby box. Anyway, lets take a look at the various special storage boxes we have in stock.   Trilby Box Exactly as … Continue reading “Hats, Dresses, Shoes (& Trilby’s)”

Bayliss Ormerod; manufacturers of transparent boxes, stitched boxes, presentation boxes and lids

Bayliss Ormerod, a Birmingham based manufacturer, went into liquidation in 2016. They specialised in transparent boxes, stitched boxes, presentation boxes and lids. We at The Bag N Box Man have acquired the domain name and email address for Baylis Ormerod, in an effort to assist potential customers who might still use the company name to find what … Continue reading “Bayliss Ormerod; manufacturers of transparent boxes, stitched boxes, presentation boxes and lids”

The Humble Paper Bag

The Humble Paper Bag!   A lot of us will remember going into a sweet shop as a child, picking up a white paper bags and filling it with sweets! To a vast majority of people a paper bag is something they pick up use, throw away and never give any more thought about. However … Continue reading “The Humble Paper Bag”

Commercial Packaging

This week we take a look at the Commercial Packaging we offer.   As you will be aware we sell bags, boxes and general packaging, but did you know we also have a more commercial range. This is great for factories, warehouses and production lines in particular. Let’s take a look at the sort of … Continue reading “Commercial Packaging”

Every Day Must Have’s

OK we are called The Bag N Box Man, and as the name suggests we sell bags and boxes (lots of them). But …. did you know that we also have a huge range of everyday products that every household or business needs and uses? Everything from cleaning products to dog poo bags ! There’s … Continue reading “Every Day Must Have’s”

Customer Focus

This week we thought we would focus on one of our long standing customers in the cafe/deli sector. It can often be daunting looking at our vast range of products, it can however be a little easier to visualise when we look at another business in a similar field. We will be choosing different business … Continue reading “Customer Focus”

Live Web Chat

It’s now even easier to find what you are looking for. We have just launched our Live Web Chat service. Simply click on the ‘chat’ button in the bottom right hand corner and start a live chat with one our our Sales staff.

Eco Cleaning Range

We dont just sell bags and boxes! We have a full range of Cleenol Eco Cleaning Products in stock. At a massive discount on what you will pay for similar products in the supermarket. We can supply just one bottle of washing up liquid or a 5 litre tub for the catering trade. Check out … Continue reading “Eco Cleaning Range”