Mail Order Fulfillment and Ecommerce Bag Packaging Solutions

Improving order fulfillment productivity with a variety of mailbag system configurations and materials

Mail Order fulfillment bag packaging solutions

At Automated Packaging Systems we’re helping customers improve their mail order fulfillment and ecommerce packaging accuracy and productivity while saving money. Our customers include companies just getting started with automating order fulfillment to some of the largest online, catalog, and traditional retail companies in the world.

Whether you’re processing hundreds or thousands of orders each week, we know how important it is to have reliable, accurate and durable packaging. When peak holiday season comes, and as much as half of your annual revenue is on the line, our mailbag solutions are flexible enough to handle single and multi-line orders, are easy to operate, and add the needed capacity to reduce your reliability on seasonal labor.

In addition to these mailbag solutions, we also offer AirPouch® inflatable packing products, such as void-fill pillows and cushioning quilt. To learn more about those solutions, visit our Protective Packaging page. 

Bag Packaging Machinery

Field-proven, easy-to-use mailbag systems from simple tabletop models to modular and fully-customizable automated solutions

Every system we make is geared with our customers in mind. Our Autobag® and SidePouch® automated fulfillment machines feature small footprints that easily fit into existing shipping environments. With next-bag-out printing, there is no need for a separate shipping label. Simply scan the items and drop them into the waiting pre-opened mailbag. Automatic sealing completes the cycle, and the next pre-labeled bag is presented for loading. With bags up to 22” wide and consistent bag opening up to 11” x 11” square, our systems can easily accommodate hand or robotic filling.

Other features include:

  • Order verification and sorting for accuracy in single or multiple line orders
  • Collating and inserting
  • Built-in conveying
  • Simple operator interface
  • Enterprise database integration
  • Customizable options 

Bag Packaging Film

Durable, opaque mail order films to protect and conceal product contents

Mail order bagHigh quality Autobag and SidePouch mailbags are made of the best poly blend for mail order fulfillment and ecommerce packaging. Heavy duty mailbag film combined with high integrity seals ensure that your product reaches its destination securely.

  • Opaque materials for privacy; cannot see contents within the bag
  • Direct to bag thermal transfer imprinting of shipping barcodes, text and graphics stands up to the harshest handling
  • USPS and FedEx approved
  • Superior sealing with neat appearance and strong hold
  • Large inventory of In Stock Bags for easy ordering and fast delivery 

See our full line of Films by Type for all our available materials or Contact Us for more information.

Bag Features

Wide range of bag sizes with inline imprinting for custom branded graphics, text and barcodes

Whether you need to package small, large or oddly shaped retail items, our pre-formed bags-on-a-roll and bags-in-a-box are made to fit. 

  • Sizes up to 22” wide x 36” long
  • Openings of up to 11” x 11” for easy product loading
  • Reliable seals that won’t break open during shipping
  • Printing in up to 10 colors allows you create a branded package that excites your customers
  • Resealable tapes for returns
  • Easy-open perforations withstand shipping and handling, but make it easy for your customers to get to their products


Service representatives Our interest in your success goes far beyond the sale. We believe in providing our customers with world-class support services so they can achieve and maintain peak packaging performance. We partner with you to solve your packaging problems and keep up with changing demands. Our factory-trained and direct support services include:

  • Custom Engineering and Integration
  • Product Applications Testing
  • Bag Graphics Design Support
  • Customer Service Support
  • Technical Phone Support
  • Factory Service
  • Field Service Engineers
  • Customer Maintenance Training
  • Customizable Preventive Maintenance Agreements
  • Financing and Payment Options
  • Custom Loyalty Rewards with our Systems Advantage™ Program

Solutions Finder

See which bagging equipment might be right for your application. Use our convenient Solutions Finder to help get you started.

Ampulla invested in an AirPouch® FastWrap™ system to increase productivity and reduce in-transit damage of its glassware lines.
Case Study

Ampulla invested in an AirPouch<sup>®</sup> FastWrap™ system to increase productivity and reduce in-transit damage of its glassware lines.

Based in Hyde, Greater Manchester, Ampulla is the consumer retail arm of Amphorea, Europe’s largest wholesale supplier of glass, aluminum and plastic containers for applications including chemicals, foodstuffs, fragrances and paints.

The Challenge
“We retail glass bottles and jars in all shapes and sizes to individual consumers and to small businesses, handling one off orders for a single kilner jar at one end of the spectrum, and regular orders for hundreds of essential oil bottles, for example, at the other,” explains Ampulla warehouse manager Andy Brogan. “The challenge is to ensure that however large or small the product or order value, the contents arrive in perfect condition, not in pieces. Making sure that all items are packaged suitably and handled with care secures our reputation that is key to growth.” Read More...