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Sustainable Packaging Innovations: Trends to Embrace in 2024

As the world grapples with environmental challenges, the paper, packaging, and print industries are increasingly focusing on sustainable practices to reduce their ecological footprint. In 2024, several innovative trends are set to shape the landscape of sustainable packaging. Let’s explore the key developments that are expected to lead the way in the coming year. Biodegradable…
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Unfolding the Pages of 2023 – A Year-End Journal

Welcome to the pages of our year-end journal. As we leaf through the chapters of the past year, each page reveals a narrative of growth, connection, and innovation. In the dynamic landscape of 2023, we gained an array of new customers and vendors and forged meaningful partnerships that propelled us forward. Our journey was accentuated…
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Ink and Innovation: Transforming Healthcare Communications

In the dynamic world of healthcare services, effective communication of information is the vital piece that connects providers and patients. As a vendor rooted in this industry, we recognize the pivotal role of paper, mailings, and print materials in transforming healthcare communications, particularly in mailings and the explanation of benefits. Paper Products Paper remains integral…
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The Illinois Lottery: Exploring the World of Paper, Packaging, and Print Materials in the Lottery Industry

The anticipation of winning the lottery is a feeling known to many, especially those who have purchased lottery tickets in Illinois. What most people need to realize, however, is the intricate world of paper, packaging, and print materials that lies behind this seemingly simple purchase. As a vendor within the lottery industry, we’re here to…
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Brewing a Greener Future: Celebrating National Coffee Day with Sustainable, Compostable Coffee Cups

Introduction Happy National Coffee Day, coffee lovers! As we all gather to celebrate our favorite beverage on this particular day, there’s no better time to raise a steaming cup of your favorite brew to sustainability. Coffee culture is booming, and so is the waste generated by disposable coffee cups. But fear not; a growing trend…
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A Paper Merchants’ Contribution to Print Preservation

In our rapidly digitizing world, the significance of preserving print materials might appear to diminish. However, safeguarding physical print media remains undeniable, particularly in developing nations with limited access to digital technology. From a paper merchant’s perspective, this role becomes pivotal in supporting the preservation of cultural heritage, education, and historical knowledge through print media.…
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The Role of Paper in Education and Literacy Promotion 

Connecting online has become essential for everyday tasks such as accessinginformation, keeping in touch with friends and family, increasing productivity, andother forms of self-accreditation. Living in a world where screens dominate most of our lives, it might be easy to overlook the essential role of paper in education and literacy promotion. While technology has transformed…
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Packaging Alternatives: Greener Solutions

Everyone loves the feeling of receiving a package, but we don’t always think of the disposal process for the materials that carry the product. Nowadays, we are fortunate to have many businesses and individuals making great strides to give more sustainable packaging alternatives. These companies have helped provide easier ways to reduce waste, reuse materials,…
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Emerging Print Industry Trends

The print industry has found ways to bring new ideas as technology advances. From marketing tactics to consumer-made products, the print industry constantly finds new ways to stay relevant and appeal to the digital age. Here are some ways that technology has helped all kinds of printers. 3D Printing A topic that has gained popularity…
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Paper vs. Digital: The Great Productivity Debate

In today’s digital world, managing our time and staying organized is critical to productivity and success. As a result, people are using technology in any way they can to improve their daily lives. There is a wide range of options to choose from when it comes to planners, whether that be traditional paper or the use…
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