Sandbag Vendors

Below is a list of known vendors for sandbags in Nebraska and its contiguous states. Disclaimer: NEMA is neither soliciting business for, or endorsing, the services of these firms.

Nebraska
Frontier Bag Co.
2420 Grant St.
Omaha, NE 68111
402-342-0992
CONTACT: Judy Lee
After Hours: 402-556-6959
Polypropylene (14" x 26") and burlap bags available. Price depends on type and quantity ordered. Could ship bags made for other purposes. Have 100 pound burlap potato bags. Will ship FOB Omaha by commercial carrier. Or pick up with customerís own truck.
Colorado
Fulton Denver Co.
3500 Wynkoop St.
Denver, CO 80216
303-294-9292
FAX 303-292-9470
CONTACT: Peter Ryan
or Bill Merriman
Carries a large inventory of polypropylene bags. Polypropylene bags (14" x 26") are $.21 1/2 to $.28 each. (14" x 30") with tie string attached are $.23 1/2 to $.30 each. Has burlap or some other types of bags (bean) which are (22 1/2" x 36") at around $.52 each. Have (misprints) for $.35 each. Will ship immediately by common carrier or customerís own truck.
Central Bag and Burlap
2715 Blake St.
Denver, CO 80205
303-297-9955 or 800-783-1224
FAX: 303-297-9960
CONTACT: Elly or Morton Zussman
After Hours: Elly Zussman
(303) 399-4130
They always have an inventory that they could ship immediately. Price will be approximately $.55 for burlap (20" x 36"). Ship FOB Denver commercial carrier or customer's own truck. Quantity discounts.
Illinois

The Sandbagger Corporation
PO Box 5798
Villa Park, Illinois 60181
800-770-7263
630-876-2400
FAX: 630-876-8558
CONTACT: Kristi Terpstra

Woven green polypropylene (14" x 26"), $.18 each plus delivery (FOB Elmhurst, IL) when purchased in bundles of 1000.
Iowa
Commercial Bag and Supply
1244 2nd Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50314
515-282-1248
FAX: 515-282-7320
CONTACT: Jerry Bassman
After Hours: 515-225-1739
Or: Rick Wells 515-287-1337
Top of the line sandbags. Carries a large inventory of various sandbags. Polypropylene and burlap bags with ties are available. Prices range from $.23 to $.39 depending on quantity and type. Ship via commercial carriers to Nebraska. If rush, with order of 40,000-50,000 bags or more can deliver himself.
Farber Bag and Supply Co.
8733 Kapp Drive
Peosta, IA 52068-0078
800-553-9068
After Hours: Jim Farber
563-588-4591,
Mobile 563-580-2607 and
563-580-5607
Carry approximately 2 million sandbags. Polypropylene and burlap available. Deliver within six hours. Small quantity will ship FOB. Large Quantity will deliver.
Quincy Bag Co.
2400 Kerper Blvd.
Dubuque, IA 52001
800-718-2247
646-460-3700
CONTACT: Tom Eckermann
Call for pricing and bag sizes.
Kansas
Kansas City Bag Co.
12920 Metcalf Ave., Suite 180
Overland Park, KS 66213
913-681-3324
FAX: 913-681-8034
CONTACT: Tom Sowden
After Hours Contact: Glenn Lebsack 913- 837-5769
Woven polypropylene (14" x 26"), $.18 each. Delivered in truckload quantities, packed 500/bale with ties.
Missouri
Central Bag Co.
1323 West 13th St.
Kansas City, MO 64102
816-471-0388
CONTACT: Tom Simone
After Hours: 816-941-7306
They could ship 100,000 burlap or approximately 40,000 to 50,000 polypropylene bags immediately. 120,000 to 240,000 within two days. Closed weave burlap bags (14" x 23") $.32 each; (14" x 26") call for quote. Ship FOB Kansas City, MO.
Columbia Burlap & Bag Co.
999 Bedford Ave.
North Kansas City, MO 64116
816-421-4121, 800-523-4757
CONTACT: Walter March
After Hours: 816-942-1792
Or: Dave Radasky 913-381-3162
Joe Levy 913-345-0861
Diane Bryon 913-258-9017
Maintains normal supply of polypropylene and burlap bags. If an emergency arises they could put together enough bags of different types to fill any order. Prices range anywhere from $.25 to $.38 each depending on type and quantity ordered. Polypropylene bag with tie (14" x 26") $.38 each, price is less if ordered in large quantity. Will ship motor freight to Nebraska.
United Bag, Inc.
2508 N. Broadway
St. Louis, MO 63102
314-421-3700
FAX: 314- 421-0969
CONTACT: Jamie Holcman
After Hours: Todd Greenberg 314-989-0999
One million bags on hand. Woven poly bags available. Two days to ship to Nebraska. 1-4,000 at $.33; 5-9,000 at $.32; 10-24,000 at $.31 1/2 delivered; over 50,000 special arrangements.
Ohio
Dayton Bag & Burlap Co.
322 Davis Ave.
Dayton, Ohio
800-543-3400 ext. 123
CONTACT: Mia Richards
After Hours: 937-269-5762
Warehouse millions of sandbags. Stock quantity in burlap, acylic and polyproplyne 14" x 26" Sandbags. Can handle any quantity.
Oregon
Pacific Packaging Industries
7719 N.E. 21st Ave.
Portland, Oregon
971-271-7456
CONTACT: Aaron Bond
After Hours: 971-570-0128
Standard product available all-year long: polyproplyne 14" x 26" sandbags with side tie closure.
Canada
ITW Syntex
211 Hutchings St.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2X 2R4
224-558-4272
CONTACT: Gary LeMay (Wisconsin)

We manufacture super sand bags which are 37"x 37"x48" polywoven bags. These bags are rated for 2,200 pounds of sand. Minimum order is 200 bags.

 

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