PAPER CONVERTING BLOG

How Oren International Supports National Manufacturing Day

Posted by Oren International on Fri, Oct 02, 2020

Manufacturing is one of the many thing s that has contributed to America’s success and it continues to propel our country’s economy. Today, U.S. manufacturing is responsible for producing 18.2 percent of the world's goods. Manufacturers contributed $2.33 trillion to the U.S. economy in 2018, according to the National Association of Manufacturers.


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Tags: Paper Converting, Industry News & Tips

Why Black Kraft Paper is The "New Black" for Fall

Posted by Mark Jones on Tue, Sep 08, 2020

The cooler temperatures and colors off fall can be a breath of fresh air from the sweltering summer heat. At Oren International, we keep up with the seasonal trends, especially when it comes to paper. Black kraft paper is used for a variety of applications like backing for picture frames. But, if the picture framing industry is the only correlation you make with black kraft paper, its time to take a tour through the possibilities.

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The Best Uses for Chipboard

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Thu, Sep 03, 2020

Also known as cardboard or paperboard, Chipboard is thick board made from recycled paper fibers. The material is produced in a variety of grades from very thin to very thick to create different products. Chipboard, made by pressing layers of recycled fiber together to form a larger piece of material, is also affordable and an eco-friendly alternative to other manufactured materials. Here are four of the best ways to use chipboard.

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Tags: Paper Converting

Bring Your Projects to Life with Colored Kraft Paper

Posted by Mark Jones on Tue, Sep 01, 2020

You may already know that Virgin Natural Kraft paper, Virgin White Kraft paper or Natural and White Recycled Kraft paper are used in a variety of industries for packaging, wrapping, dunnage or crafts. Schools, churches and households seek out Kraft paper for bulletin boards, school supplies and artwork. Now, as we enter spring, colorful paper is used even more to dress up crafts. At Oren International, we now offer colored Kraft paper options to brighten up your projects.

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Tags: Kraft Paper Uses, Custom Paper Ideas

What is "Butcher Block" Paper?

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Thu, Aug 13, 2020

Butcher paper is now a necessary fixture of any restaurant, deli, grocer or backyard BBQ? While extremely versatile, the secret behind this specialty paper goes beyond its use as a food basket liner or makeshift placemat.

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Tags: Food Service Paper, Butcher Paper

Create a Sweet Piece of Meat: Perfect Brisket Starts With Pink Butcher Paper

Posted by Mark Jones on Thu, Aug 13, 2020

The popularity of brisket smoking has absolutely skyrocketed in the last few years. Riding the wave created by Aaron Franklin, celebrity BBQ expert and owner of Franklin Barbecue, this classic Texas Barbecue dish is being savored by carnivores worldwide.

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Why We Love Custom Food Service Paper

Posted by Mark Jones on Thu, Aug 13, 2020

Restaurants, delis, butcher shops and grocery stores have historically used paper to wrap sandwiches, package cuts of meat, line baskets and trays, and cover tabletops. Because paper plays such an important role in the food service industry, it has evolved with style over time. Today, paper is custom printed to fit specific orders and helps add some color to food presentations. At Oren International, we offer only 100% FDA approved butcher and Kraft paper to the food service industry. Here are a few of the reasons we love custom food service paper. 

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Kraft Paper Projects for the New School Year

Posted by Mark Jones on Thu, Aug 13, 2020

Every year the school supplies list gets longer and longer as children go back to school each year. Though many items are essential to the curriculum, a long list of supplies can become expensive. For parents and teachers wanting to facilitate crafts and projects without breaking the bank, it’s as simple as having a roll of natural kraft paper on hand. This roll of versatile paper, can help create interesting learning activities for your students while keeping your classroom costs down.

 

 

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6 Types of Kraft Paper and Their Best Business Uses

Posted by Mark Jones on Thu, Aug 13, 2020

When you hear the words “kraft paper” there's probably a picture that comes to mind. For some people, it's a roll of thick brown paper that they wrap sandwiches in.  For others, it's a packing material or even school projects.

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5 Types of Kraft Paper Keeping Restaurants Safe

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Kraft paper is an important ingredient being used by many restaurants today. Its diversity, efficiency, custom ability and affordability make it a perfect one-time sanitary use in eating establishments.

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Tags: Food Service Paper, Kraft Paper Uses