Additional Charges

Art and General Art Proof Charges

  • Creative Artwork Services

    —$60.00 (G) per hour. First hour is free.
  • Minimum Artwork Service Charge

    —$30.00 (G).
  • Proof Revisions

    —$12.00 (G) each. First revision is free with an electronic proof.

These rates do not apply to virtual proofs or Design Centre orders.

Broken Box Charge (Plain Bags Only)

A Broken Box is any quantity less than a full box count and varies per product. Please refer to the specific product page for the full box count.

Custom Imprint Colors

  • Screen Print Ink

    —Call for availability and pricing. PMS color match not available.
  • Hot-stamp Foil

    —Call for availability and pricing. PMS color match not available.
  • Flexo Ink

    —$62.50 (G) per color. PMS color matching available on white bags only.

Less-Than Minimum

$50.00 (G). Minimum is 50% of the first column quantity.

Plain Bags

20% off and shipped within 24 hours.

Plate Charges

Applies to all new orders and re-orders with changes. A plate is required for each color and each unique design. Refer to the individual product page for the applicable plate charge.

  • Flexo Ink Plate

    —$60.00 (G) per color, per design.
  • Foil Hot-stamp Plate

    —$80.00 (G) per color, per design.
  • Ribbon Hot-stamp Plate

    —$45.00 (G). No additional plate charges for additional colors.
  • Art Edits After Approval for Production

    —A plate charge per color, per design, will be incurred to remake the plate(s).
  • Re-orders

    —There is no plate charge for exact reorders if the order was printed within the past 36 months. Reorders with changes to the art, type changes/additions/removal, or additional imprint locations, will be treated as a new order and will incur plate charges.

Pre-Production Samples

Bags: $70.00 (G) per sample/per imprint method PLUS all plate, screen, and/or set-up charges. We provide 10 bag samples per order. We will apply a $70.00 (G) credit to your final order for the approved pre-production sample.

Ribbon: $70.00 (G) per sample/per imprint method PLUS all plate and/or set-up charges. We will provide 20 inches of ribbon sample per order. Credit does not apply to ribbon or bows.

Screen Charges

Screen charges apply to all new orders and re-orders with changes. A screen is required for every color, every unique design, and every location.

  • New Orders

    —$50.00 (G) per color, per design, per location.
  • Art Edits After Approval for Production

    —$50.00 (G) per color, per design to remake the screen(s).
  • Re-orders

    —$30.00 (G) per color, per design, per location.

SPARKLE Decoration Charges

Applies to all new orders and re-orders with changes.

  • Set-Up

    —$50.00 (G)
  • Second Side/Additional Location Run Charges

    —$2.00 (G) per bag, per location.

Special Packaging

Special boxing, poly-bagging, and slip sheeting options are available. Please call for quote.

Split Shipments

$12.00(G) per address.

Virtual Sample

$30.00 (G). A virtual sample is a digital representation showcasing your artwork on a photographic image of your bag of choice. It is provided for concept purposes to simulate your design as an actual printed item and is not a proof.

VISTASCAN Charges - Digital ID Technology

Imperceptible digital IDs are an added-value print enhancement available using BAG MAKERS' ColorVista print process. The digital technology and service activation is provided by Digimarc Corporation.

  • BAG MAKERS

    —No charge for art set-up or embedding and testing one digital ID per design/order. Multiple digital IDs within one design or one order may incur additional art set-up charges based on the additional number of digital IDs and complexity of the art set-up. Art charges are $60.00 (G) per hour with a minimum charge of $30.00 (G).
  • DIGIMARC

    —A service fee of $50.00(Z) per each digital ID is paid directly to DIGIMARC by the DIGIMARC account owner. BAG MAKERS does not collect or pay this fee. Visit www.digimarc.com/discover/pricing for more details.

Rush Service

Please see our Rush Service page for fees associated with this service.