Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

Sappi North America Announces Somerset 9pt Gloss

Jun 23, 2017

New product offering continues company's commitment to quality with added cost savings

BOSTON, June 21, 2017 - Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, has announced the addition of Somerset 9 point (9pt) Gloss to its Somerset product line. The new line, made at its Somerset mill, will offer an eight percent yield advantage... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Sappi's Neoterix™ ST Wins interzum 2017 Intelligent Material & Design Award

Apr 21, 2017

First release paper to impart natural bacterial resistance recognized as a game-changing material for the furniture industry

BOSTON, April 18, 2017 - Sappi North America, a leading producer and global supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, has been recognized for its innovations in paper by interzum, the world's leading trade fair for furniture production and interior... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ideal® TrueJet® Inkjet Roll Papers feature smooth surface.

Mar 07, 2017

With brightness of 92 and high opacity, Ideal® TrueJet® Inkjet Roll Papers are available in 18/45 lb. and 28/70 lb. uncoated text weights. Suitable for high-speed inkjet presses, papers can be used for everyday transactional statements and documents, newsletters, manuals, legal documents and direct mail applications.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Verso's Coated Sheetfed and Digital Paper Portfolios Go Whiter and Brilliantly Brighter

Mar 03, 2017

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 1, 2017 - Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading North American producer of printing papers, specialty papers and pulp, today announced an increase in the brightness and whiteness of every product in its coated sheetfed and digital paper portfolios, and introduced Brilliantly Brighter, a new printed promotion showcasing these products.

"Verso continues to invest... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Grease-Gard FluoroFree® Papers offer resistance to grease.

Feb 20, 2017

Suitable for food wraps, clamshells, microwave popcorn bags and quick service restaurant bags, Grease-Gard FluoroFree® Papers are free from fluorochemicals and FDA approved. Papers can be produced with bleached, natural, blended and post-consumer waste recycled options.

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Materials & Material Processing

Ideal®TrueJet® Inkjet Roll Papers feature smooth surface.

Jan 27, 2017

Used in commercial printers and document centers, Ideal® TrueJet® uncoated inkjet roll papers has brightness of 92 and high opacity. Product is offered in 20/50 lb. and 24/60 lb. uncoated text for daily transactional statements, documents, newsletters and direct mail applications.

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Materials & Material Processing

Resin-Gard Saturating Paper offers dimensional stability.

Dec 03, 2016

Available in blended furnish products to create natural and custom colors, Resin-Gard Saturating Paper features uniform formation, controlled porosity and optimum saturation properties. Having broad basis of 35-325 gsm weight range, consistent and efficient strength properties, paper is suitable in applications like building and construction, home décor, recreation and filter medium.

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Materials & Material Processing

ChromaLuxe Achieves Three Times the Print Display Permanence Rating Compared to Silver-Halide Color Papers

Sep 22, 2016

Latest generation ChromaLuxe® aluminum sublimation photo panels printed with Epson UltraChrome DS and Sawgrass Photo XF inks achieve Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc. (WIR) Display Permanence Ratings that are more than three times better than current silver-halide photo papers. LAS VEGAS - (SGIA EXPO, BOOTH #3031) - ChromaLuxe today announced a major advancement in photographic printing... Read More

Labels Tags Signage & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Beverage Label Papers attract attention to bottles on shelves.

Sep 02, 2016

Available in 4 finishes and multiple basis weights from 52–70 lb, CraftPoint™ pressure-sensitive and cut-and-stack beverage label papers help craft beers, spirits, and wines stand out on shelf and in cooler. CraftPoint Canvas features rustic texture with soft, tactile finish, while CraftPoint Matte has matte finish with low gloss. CraftPoint Gloss offers medium gloss finish that provides... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

OGR Paper suits microwave popcorn bag applications.

Aug 19, 2016

With oil and grease resistance (OGR), GlazeArmor™ Micro provides aggressive grease holdout for inner and outer ply layers of microwave popcorn bags. This bleached, uncoated, machine-glazed paper offers kit grease resistance levels ranging from Kit 6–12 while supporting runnability and performance for high-speed bag converting and popcorn packing and filling operations. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Release Liner Papers target hygiene and medical applications.

Jul 14, 2016

Available in variety of light basis weights (3,000 sq-ft) ranging from 17–43 lb, GlazeSil™ uncoated, machine glazed release liner papers offer smooth, uniform surface. Papers are engineered for healthcare applications such as diaper tape release, feminine care, incontinence, and personal care products. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Tape and Packaging Papers meet needs of diverse applications.

Jun 30, 2016

Designed as base paper for industrial tape end-uses, GlazeTape consists of water-activated and paint-masking tape base papers for diverse applications in multiple industries. GlazeWrap, also available, offers lightweight uncoated machine-glazed (MG) papers utilized as lightweight laminating base papers for food and medical flexible packaging applications. GlazeWrap includes basis weights as low... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Fully Renewable Cup Stock has bio-based polyethylene coating.

Jun 08, 2016

Suited for hot and cold applications, fully renewable cup stock with sugarcane-based polyethylene coating allows for conversion by companies into cold cups (soft drinks and other cold beverages) and hot cups (coffee and other hot beverages) without requiring any changes to their existing manufacturing process. This fiber-based (paperboard) product runs dependably and seamlessly. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Products & Equipment

Oil and Grease Resistant Papers target foodservice industry.

Jun 06, 2016

Featuring oil and grease resistant levels ranging from Kit 5 to Kit 8, GlazeGuard™ Papers are suited for sandwich and deli wraps, foodservice liners, microwave popcorn bags, and laminated food pouches. Lightweight, uncoated machine-glazed papers, offering several basis weights ranging from 15.5–33 lb (3,000 sq-ft), provide optimized runnability and converting performance as well as multiple... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Digital Coated Paper is designed for durability, tear resistance.

Apr 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... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

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

Apr 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... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Verso Expands Blazer Digital® Coated Paper Line

Apr 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

Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

High-Speed Inkjet Paper supports pigment-based inks.

Apr 07, 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... Read More

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

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

Mar 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