Paper Profiles

Inspire: 22,000 Unique Covers


When Iggesund Paperboard planned the first digitally printed cover for its inspirational magazine Inspire, the ambition level was high. The goal was to produce 22,000 unique covers in a way never done before.

Just adding a recipient’s name or a serial number was a bit too easy. More interesting was to start from Inspire’s tradition of using graphics on its cover. Art director Kristian Strand rose to the challenge together with Thomas Idebäck, …

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Mohawk on Art, Design + Perception

Mohawk Maker Quarterly Issue No. 5Mohawk Fine Papers

“There is no truth. There is only perception.”

-   Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880)

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary broadly defines perception as, “the way that you notice or understand something using one of your senses.”

Anais Nin once claimed, “It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene and, as if by …

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EXPLORE #1: Neenah Short Run Digital

Neenah Explore 1 Short Run DigitalNeenah Paper

Are you ready to explore the wonderful world of textures and colors available in digital papers from Neenah? The new EXPLORE promotion is a comprehensive idea generator consisting of digital print samples. These papers are perfectly positioned for the growing market of specifier short-run digital applications. As more marketers and brand managers on a budget turn to digital short-run solutions for print collateral and packaging, Neenah …

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Livin’ Large with Digital Sheet Sizes! XL Digital Sheet

This just in: The leading supplier of plain and custom printed envelopes,, has expanded its product offering to include XL Digital Sheet Sizes – in Paper and Cardstock!

It is clear to see that is more than just great envelopes! The paper enthusiasts have long extended their vast inventory …

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Invercote Brings
Fantastic Creations to Life

Iggesund SANTORO cardsIggesund

It all began with a small design studio on a little road off Carnaby Street. SANTORO was Lucio and Meera Santoro’s small-scale venture into innovative graphic design. Today their work is found around the world, and they have won some 50 international awards for their designs, greeting cards and 3D books.

The company’s first big success came with its Swing Cards, a series …

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The Actions We Take Today
Determine the Future of Our Forests

SFI’s 2014 Annual Progress Report: Future ForestsSFI

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting sustainable forest management.

SFI Inc. is solely responsible for maintaining, overseeing and improving the internationally recognized SFI program. SFI sets standards for forest management and fiber sourcing, as well as chain-of-custody practices — all of which are third-party audited by accredited certification bodies. SFI Inc. is governed by a More »