PAPER CONVERTING BLOG

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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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

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

3 Ways Floor Protection Paper Improves Construction Sites

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, May 22, 2019

IMG_6978Big construction jobs, and home remodeling projects require heavy duty players. But the most important tool in a builder’s tool belt could be a roll of paper. Different types of paper are playing a big role at construction sites while reinforcing results.

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Do You Know About These Unique Kraft Paper Uses?

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, Jan 17, 2018

Kraft paper. It’s white, brown, and mundane, right? Well call us biased, but we’d answer that question with a resounding “no!”

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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: Flexographic Printing, Kraft Paper Uses

Kraft Vs Craft: The Secret to Kraft Paper for Your Craft Projects

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, Sep 06, 2017

If you’re the artsy type and enjoy DIY and other projects, then you’re probably very familiar with kraft paper. And if you’ve wondered why it’s “kraft paper” vs. “craft paper,” you’re not alone. Many people often change the spelling of kraft paper to craft paper, believing it is more accurate, or that kraft is simply a branding play on the word craft. But in reality, there is a reason for the use of the word kraft.

So, let’s take a look at the origins of the word craft, starting with a basic definition of the word craft.

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Using Food Grade Butcher Paper to Boost Safety & Marketing

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, Apr 12, 2017

If you’ve been using paper in your restaurant, deli or butcher shop for wrapping or handling food, you may think all paper is created equally. Not true, however. Paper is often marketed as food grade butcher paper when it isn’t actually FDA-approved to meet the requirements for safe food handling.

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Tags: Butcher Paper, Kraft Paper Uses