Category Archives: Business

Why You Need Quality Paper When You Own a Business

Isn’t everything digital nowadays? That’s what a lot of people would have you believe. The truth is though that people need paper now more than ever, especially if you are someone who owns their own business. It is unavoidable with tax forms, legal documents, or even something as simple as flyers or coupons for your […]

Ways to Save Money on Inventory Management

One of the most overlooked areas in any business is inventory. Not that companies don’t care about inventory, but they don’t spend nearly enough time managing inventory like they should, and their bottom-line suffers for it. So in an effort to relieve some headache, here are some ways to save money on inventory management. View […]

How to Conserve Energy at Your Facility

Whether it’s summer or wintertime, energy costs are an expected, yet unfortunate expense that many building managers often overlook. Energy costs can burn into your bottom line and eat away at your profits. If you manage a facility, you are aware that energy costs skyrocket during this time of the year, but you are often left […]

10 Reasons to Choose a 20 LB. Sheet for Your Print Shop

In the paper trade, a common way to distinguish a paper’s quality, and purpose, is in terms of weight.  A paper’s weight refers to the weight of 500 sheets of paper that measure 17” by 22”. This is equivalent to four reams of 8.5” by 11”.  The density of paper varies, which, in turn, changes […]

Strategically Choose Your Paper

What kind of paper should you stock? Stores and companies often ask this question, hoping for a definite answer.  You should strategically choose your paper based on the client. There are many different types of paper varying in thickness, gloss, size, shape, all for different uses. When you’re deciding on what types of paper to […]

Better than Recycled Paper

During the 1980s, the Brundtland Commission disclosed a glaring reality to the world stage – modern paper production processes apply little forethought regarding the needs of future generations. The concept of sustainability was originally termed by the commission’s report, Our Common Future. By endeavoring to control resource depletion rates, the Brundtland Commission awakened the modern age […]

An Overview of the Pulp Industry Worldwide

When many people think about paper being made, they imagine big trees sliced into super thin sheets, but that’s not how it works.  Paper is made from pulp, which comes from the cellulose in trees.  Looking at the pulp industry worldwide, there are millions of jobs and hundreds of billions of dollars made globally to […]