Open mouth bags are closed on at least one side, either by folding, sewing or glueing. The high quality materials and types of construction offered provide a longer shelf life for your products. Re-opening devices can be applied, so that the product remains protected for a longer period by the end user.

A choice of bleached or unbleached paper is available, with grammage ranging from 60gsm to 120gsm. Design facilities and printing with up to 10 colours can be provided, including process printing.

Coatings and films can be optionally applied to give a gloss/matt finish or improve frictional and mechanical characteristics. For special barrier properties, open mouth bags are available with PE Inliner, metalised and aluminium coated plies.


  • Stable palletisation
  • Self-supporting for display
  • Reliable hygienic closure features
  • Easy and secure filling

Optional features

  • Easy Open: integrated tear-open strip
  • Security Label: highly sophisticated anti-counterfeiting label
  • Handle: for enhanced end user convenience


Width 180 mm - 750 mm
Bottom 70 mm - 300 mm
Length 240 mm - 1350 mm
Number of plies 1 - 6

The following bases for open mouth bags are available to meet your requirements for easy palletising or a self-supporting display:

  • Pasted bottom - flat (standard, hexagonal bottom)
  • Pasted bottom - flat (with tape closure)
  • Sewn bottom - flat
  • Sewn bottom - gusset
  • Pinch bottom - flat
  • Pinch bottom - gusset
  • SOS - gusset

Polycoated plies or high-density polyethylene (HDPE) / low-density polyethelyne (LDPE) inliners, , metallised and/or aluminium coated paper can be incorporated for enhanced barrier properties and to enable heat sealing.

Related products

PE-liner Bags

Open mouth bag, equipped with a PE-inliner as a moisture barrier for hygienic packaging.

PE Coated Sack Kraft

Tailor-made solutions for coated sack kraft and special barrier materials for bags.

Pinch Bottom Bags

Pinch Bottom bags are best suitable for medium and big content, available with/without gusset and a variety of barrier and closing options.

Hot Lock Bag®

Open mouth bag with hot melt coating for sift-proof pinch closure, ideal for packaging goods under strict hygiene standards.

Peel Pak®

Open mouth bag with heat sealed inner polyethylene bag for packaging dry dairy and related food products.

Hybrid Bag

Open mouth bag with a Film/Paper outer ply, providing a viable alternative to woven bags. Increased overall strength of the bag.