PAPER BASICS


       
 
Paper is sustainable. Surprised? Trees are a natural and renewable resource. Learn more about the paper cycle, from planting to replanting. READ MORE >
 
Matte, cockle, vellum — paper finishes are multiple and diverse. Get the breakdown on paper finishes and pick the perfect finish for your project. READ MORE >
 
What's the difference between coated and uncoated paper? Find out why paper is coated and how it affects performance. READ MORE >
 


       
 
It can be hard to choose the right paper without understanding how brightness and opacity impact the quality of paper. See our breakdown. READ MORE >
 
How is paper weighed? Does grain direction matter? What’s toothy paper? We answer all your paper weight and texture questions. READ MORE >
 
Get the details on paper types and which are best for copy paper, letterhead, brochures, presentations, resumes, and more. READ MORE >
 


ENVELOPE BASICS


       
 
See how a commercial envelope's construction makes it both a classic and an efficient choice. Plus, uncover variations on the commercial envelope. READ MORE >
 
Find out why those who do machine-assisted volume mailings tend to choose booklet envelopes and what sizes the envelopes come in. READ MORE >
 
Catalog envelopes can handle large mailings but may not work in other situations. Learn more about their uses and sizes. READ MORE >
 


     
 
 
With their contemporary square flap and side seam construction, announcement envelopes make a statement. Get more info on sizes and variants. READ MORE >
 
A favorite for social and business correspondence, baronial envelopes offer a traditional look. See what sizes will work best for your needs. READ MORE >