Materials & Material Processing

Digital Coated Paper is designed for durability, tear resistance.

April 19, 2016

Featuring heavyweight, tear-resistant poly between 2 layers of Sterling® Premium Digital™, Sterling Premium Digital Tough Tear serves applications requiring more strength than traditional paper product. This 3-ply, 108 lb (10 pt) laminate, which prints and converts like paper without any need for additional processes, delivers optimal performance on dry toner printers, color and black-and-white laser printers, HP Indigo, and digital offset technologies. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Verso Expands Blazer Digital® Coated Paper Line

April 15, 2016

Verso Aligns Product Offering to Meet Needs of Digital Press Owners MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Verso Corporation (OTCPink: VRSZQ), a leading producer of digital coated papers, today announced the expansion of its Blazer Digital® economy digital coated paper line to include 65 lb. gloss and satin covers available in 19" x 13" and 18" x 12" stocking sizes. These new sizes are in stock and readily... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Digital Coated Papers meet high-speed, personalized print needs.

April 15, 2016

Intended for production inkjet presses, Sterling® Ultra TrueJet® incorporates offset-like coating that meets expectations for runnability and durability on high-speed inkjet presses. Product line includes 80 and 100 lb gloss and matte text, 75 lb (7 pt) and 92 lb (9 pt) gloss cover, and 75 lb (9 pt.) and 92 lb matte cover variants. In addition to being caliper guaranteed, 7 and 9 pt variants meet USPS minimum requirements for direct mail. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

International Magnaproducts Sells "Magic" Paper

April 7, 2016

"Magic" Green Magnetic Viewer Paper, that is. Many years ago, a company located in Vandalia, Ohio worked with National Cash Register and invented this integral tool for the magnetics industry. Suddenly, flux lines and the "Neutral Zone" were visible to the eye, and multi-pole magnets were defined by an easy to use visual aid that anyone could utilize and work with. You no longer needed a degree... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

High-Speed Inkjet Paper supports pigment-based inks.

April 7, 2016

Intended for sheet-fed inkjet presses that use pigment aqueous inks, Triumph™ Coated Ultra Brite-Matte High-Speed Inkjet Paper features brightness and opacity of 96 and 98, respectively, ensuring optimized image contrast and minimized show-through. Paper is available in 7 pt (160 GSM, 278 PPI) matte finish sheets with quick-dry surface that provides smear resistance. Pure-white color offers optimal smoothness that delivers uniform print density, sharp lines, and even solids. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

ClubStak high-strength Cartons Offer Snack Foods Performance-oriented Alternative to Corrugated for Warehouse Club, Mass Market Retail Packaging

March 21, 2016

Bala Cynwyd, Pa.  - With an ever-expanding definition of what constitutes a snack food item, it is becoming increasingly important for brand owners to rethink their packaging approach. In fact, a recent Associated Press article made the bold statement that “there are no meals anymore, only snacks.” To help snack food brands differentiate themselves and improve the customer experience,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Heavyweight Packaging suits coated one-side applications.

February 9, 2016

Available in 70, 80, and 95 lb, LusterCote® Packaging is suited for wide range of coated one-side applications, including litho labels, envelopes, book dust jackets, set up boxes, and point-of-purchase displays. Packaging offers optimized performance for Offset, Flexographic, and Gravure printing, including wide-format, multi-color sheetfed presses. It also delivers optimized ink holdout with both conventional and UV curable inks as well as variety of aqueous coatings. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Inkjet Paper offers uniform print density and sharp lines.

January 26, 2016

Intended for roll-fed high-speed inkjet presses using pigment aqueous inks, Appvion Triumph™ Treated Ultra P High-Speed Inkjet Paper supports high-color, direct mail, commercial and transpromotional applications. Paper needs no on-press pretreatment or bonding agents and is quick-drying for smear resistance. Acid-free and elemental chlorine free, paper is available in white and cream in 24# bond (60# text), and in white in 20#, 28#, 32#, and 38# bond (7 pt). Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Uncoated Opaque Paper performs reliably, consistently.

December 17, 2015

Offering reliable and consistent performance throughout every stage of print production, Starbrite® Opaque Select features 96 brightness as well as opacity, fiber formation, and smooth finish that lend to sharp ink contrast. This FSC® Chain of Custody-certified uncoated opaque paper, offered in matching smooth text and cover and in full basis weight range in standard sizes, also comes in skid and package options to meet all printing needs. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Sappi North America Announces Flo® Sheet and Flo® Digital Coated Paper Now 90 Bright

November 23, 2015

90 Brightness in Flo Sheets and Flo Digital promise outstanding detail and color vibrancy for printed campaigns and projects BOSTON - Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, today announced it has increased the brightness of its Flo Sheet and Flo Digital coated paper to 90. A customer favorite for its accurate color reproduction,... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Bring The Heat! A Thermal Month with 3M Wrap-Up

November 4, 2015

This week officially wraps up our Thermal Management month with 3M. Throughout the last several weeks, we have focused on how important Thermal Management is in the development of various electronic devices that need to control the amount of heat that is being produced by them.  As the demands on electrical components increase, 3M offers insulating and protecting products that are... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Photographic Papers offer optimized archival properties.

October 28, 2015

Developed for users who exhibit and sell prints, Epson Legacy Papers utilize microporous inkjet receiver layer to produce deep rich blacks, expanded color gamut, and smooth tonal gradations with image permanence. Legacy Platine and Legacy Fibre are 100% cotton fiber papers with OBA-free, satin and matte finishes, respectively. Legacy Baryta is baryta paper with white, smooth satin finish utilizing 2 barium sulfate coatings. Legacy Etching is 100% cotton fiber with OBA-free, textured matte finish. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Sappi Highlights Comprehensive Solutions at Pack Expo 2015

September 30, 2015

Innovative speciality papers and boards offer more benefits to the US packaging market BOSTON, – Sappi today announced that it will be showing its full range of speciality and packaging grades as one of the leading global companies supporting the packaging industry at the 2015 Pack Expo exhibition in Las Vegas September 28-30(th), Booth # S-6287. Sappi is committed to offering customers... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Colored Papers are dyed, not tinted, for uniform color.

September 23, 2015

Available in weights from 12–125 lb tag, kaBoom!™ Colored Papers are suited for menus, posters, brochures, flyers, and business communications. Products come in colors such as storm'n orange, yowza yellow, gripping green, electric blue, and firecracker red. Durability, stiffness, and bulk ensure optimized performance on post-processing and inserting equipment. Acid-free and elemental chlorine free, papers are supplied in sheets and rolls for merchants, distributors, printers, and converters. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Catalyst Paper Re-launches Oxford C1S and the Expanded Coated Paper Line-Up

September 21, 2015

RICHMOND, BC, – Catalyst Paper (TSX: CYT) today announced the launch of an expanded Oxford C1S line-up of products for multiple market segments, including Cut and Stack Labels, Commercial C1S & Lamination and Pressure Sensitive applications. Building on its twenty-plus year reputation for high-quality results, the Oxford C1S line-up offers best in class performance in an expanded range of... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Die Cut Paper features tear-resistant back.

July 14, 2015

With Lift Off™ die cut paper products, users can digitally produce dimensional or die cut substrates. Products break away from industry standard perforated formats, which often accidentally rip or tear and slow assembly. Paper is compatible with copier, laser, and offset printers and can be printed on variety of substrates including vellum, invercote, cast coat, felt, and synthetics. Lift Off™ also allows for variable data, customization, and personalization. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Catalyst Paper Re-Launches Coated Paper Line-up

May 11, 2015

RICHMOND, BC, – Catalyst is pleased to launch our new coated product line-up. Since purchasing mills in Biron, Wisconsin and Rumford, Maine, Catalyst has leveraged the best of our manufacturing platform to create the most comprehensive web product line in North America. Effective May 4, 2015, Catalyst Paper will become the sole manufacturer of the Orion®, Vision®, Escanaba®, Dependoweb®,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Coated Paper offers solution for integrated print campaigns.

March 24, 2015

With brightness increased to 94, Opus Sheet Coated Paper provides shade consistency, minimized fluorescence, and unique color rendering capabilities across broad range of weights, sizes, and finishes. Heft and stiffness can handle tough pressroom conditions. Made with 100% renewable energy, Opus papers are environmentally responsible products featuring FSC® and SFI® Chain of Custody certification and Lacey Act compliance. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

C1S Paper offers labeling solution for cans and bottles.

February 18, 2015

Available in 55 lb and 60 lb basis weights, LusterCote™ C1S Paper is made with nearly 80% renewable energy. Coated one side paper offers optimized runnability, stiffness, and print performance. Product performs with both hot melt and wet adhesives in wide variety of converting applications. In addition to label market, LusterCote is suitable for applications such as base sheet for metalizing, litho laminating, posters, and book dust jackets. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

High-Speed Inkjet Paper ensures optimal image contrast.

October 1, 2014

Manufactured for web-based inkjet printing, Appvion Treated High-Speed Inkjet Paper is suitable for transactional documents such as bills and statements, direct mail, promotional materials, catalogs, and books. Surface treatment optimizes performance by allowing printers to use either dye-based or pigment-based aqueous ink. Available in 24 lb bond/60 lb text weight, paper is acid-free and elemental chlorine free, dries quickly, and provides smear resistance. Read More