As a paper bag manufacturer, we receive inquiries for a variety of unique applications.  “Hardware” bags are no exception. Made from heavy-duty kraft paper that can handle heavy

A 20# Hardware Bag used for storage and reheating of lobster
A 20# Hardware Bag used for storage and reheating of lobster

loads, they’ve also proven useful for packaging unique items such as live lobsters and for storing and labeling forensic evidence.

Hardware bags are manufactured like a standard lunch or grocery bag, with a square bottom, side gusset and thumb notch at the top for easy loading.

Available in small and large sizes, ranging from 2# to 25# with one-case minimums either plain or custom  printed with your logo.


  • Manufactured with 50-58# kraft paper for maximum strength
  • Available in small and larger sizes ranging from 2# to 25#
  • Custom printing available up to 4-colors
  • Carton packed (250/case)


  • Ideal for packaging for applications in retail, foodservice, agricultural, and industrial markets
  • WCI is a stocking manufacturer, which allows us to provide  one- case minimum orders on plain stock and custom printed bags to easily serve small businesses and specialty items
  • Volume discounts available on truckload quantities
  • Personalized bags promote your brand and deliver your marketing message
  • Usage instructions or labeling information can be printed directly on the bag to eliminate purchasing labels or additional printed materials for your product