PAPER CONVERTING BLOG

Why Scrim Paper is Your Strongest Paper Ally

Posted by Mark Jones on Thu, Feb 15, 2018

When you think about the strongest and most durable materials out there, paper probably doesn’t come to mind. And although the paper we most commonly encounter in our daily lives isn’t usually lauded for its strength, don’t be fooled — some paper stocks have some pretty big muscles to flex.

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Tags: Flexographic Printing

Top Questions to Ask for Your Next Paper Order

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Thu, Jan 04, 2018

Ordering paper is a function of business that often becomes routine no matter the industry. Whether for restaurants, corporate offices, retail stores, or shipping logistics, after awhile, the same order is placed repeatedly, week after week or month after month. If you’re the person ordering paper for your business, your options are limited to what you’ve been doing.

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Tags: Custom Paper Ideas, Flexographic Printing, Food Service Paper

How to Master Printed Holiday Wrap Like the Big Retailers

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Tue, Nov 14, 2017

Once again, the holiday season is upon us. As always, this is an exciting time of year for customers and retailers alike. And what would the holidays be if not for the gift wrap in which retailers package their wares? They’d look very different indeed.

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Tags: Kraft Paper Uses, Flexographic Printing

How Paper Tube Packaging Offers Versatility and Unique Branding

Posted by Oren International on Wed, Oct 18, 2017

There are a lot of packaging and shipping options available these days. Yet when it comes to protecting items for shipment, many consumers literally don’t think outside of the box.

One size certainly doesn’t fit all anymore for packaging and shipping needs, but many consumers and businesses alike aren’t always aware of the many options that exist and the applications for which they may be best suited.

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Tags: Flexographic Printing

Why is Flexographic Printing the Go-to Choice for Packaging?

Posted by Mark Jones on Wed, Jul 05, 2017

Packaging products used to be designed solely for efficiency and durability to protect contents during storage and shipping. But with more brand competition than ever, packaging materials have become an essential marketing tool of the trade.

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Tags: Flexographic Printing

Unique Ways Your Business Can Use Flexo Printing as a Branding Tool

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, Apr 19, 2017

Flexographic printing has gained praise in a number of industries for its versatility and affordability. And when it comes to branding, the flexo printing process makes it simple for companies to enhance their message in many unique ways, and on various substrates that traditional printing presses can’t accommodate, including plastic, film, and cellophane.

Flexo
also works perfectly for printing on kraft paper and butcher paper, which are used in the food service and packaging and shipping industries among many others. Flexo inks have a low viscosity, which means faster drying time and faster production time as a result.

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Why Printed Butcher Paper is the Most Affordable Restaurant Branding Tool You'll Use All Year

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, Jan 04, 2017

Branding efforts for a restaurant can require a large budget.

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Tags: Flexographic Printing, Butcher Paper

Differences Between Flexographic, Gravure, Offset and Inkjet Printing

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, Dec 28, 2016

Printing techniques vary from job to job and company-to-company, which can often lead to confusion when deciding which one is the best fit for your specific task at hand.  Below we’ve outlined the basics of 4 popular printing methods and some facts about each to help you understand the differences and benefits.

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Tags: Flexographic Printing

3 Major Paper Transformations Using Flexographic Printing

Posted by Mark Jones on Wed, Jun 22, 2016

Looking around your home or office today, you could probably discover a hundred excellent examples of flexographic printing. That’s how common and widespread this printing technology has become. The reason is simple: flexo printing is affordable, versatile, fast, and produces a high-quality result.

Just take the following three examples as evidence of the incredible power of flexographic printing. All of these serve not just as examples of flexography in action, but as actual improvements in the value and usefulness of paper, made possible through this printing process.

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3 Things You Might Not Know About Flexo Printing

Posted by Mark Jones on Wed, May 18, 2016

Being a part of the custom printing aspect of the paper industry for so long now, we sometimes forget that printing, specifically the flexographic printing process, may be a mystery to many of our customers.

When people seek out custom printing, they usually have a vision in mind for their paper order, and we take the steps to bring that vision to life. However, the details that happen in between may not be well known by the person or business placing the order.

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Tags: Flexographic Printing