Paper Products

Lion Circle Corporation Acquires SAM Line
September 19, 2011

Lion Circle Corporation has announced the purchase of SAM Line, a leading manufacturer of magnets and other plastic products, from Specialty Advertising and Marketing. Effective today, Specialty Advertising and Marketing Corporation is ceasing operations.

Printing Business Panel NAPL Issues New State-of-the-Industry Report
March 14, 2011

Tracking sales growth of National Association for Printing Leadership (NAPL) Printing Business Panel members from 2000 to 2007, NAPL Research Center economists see variations from 50.1 percent sales growth to more than 20 percent sales loss, depending on the strategic path businesses followed.

3M CEO Slams Obama as "Anti-business"
February 28, 2011

The head of industrial conglomerate 3M blasted the president as being "anti-business," claiming Obama has not done anything to improve the White House's relationship with corporate America.

Quick Point Introduces Greeting Cards with Antimicrobial Phone Pad
September 1, 2010

Fenton, Missouri-based Quick Point announced it is introducing a line of greeting cards with antimicrobial phone pads attached. Quick Point’s antimicrobial phone pad protects a phone from the growth of harmful germs and bacteria for 12 months, reinforcing the greeting cards' sentiments for a full year.

New Study Identifies Chinese Subsidies to Paper Sector Playing Field Needs to Be Leveled
June 30, 2010

The Economic Policy Institute's (EPI) report highlights the continuing efforts of the Chinese government to promote the development of its paper producers at almost any expense. The academic study identified roughly $33 billion in subsidies provided to China's paper producers in a variety of forms that have stimulated enormous capacity increases and jeopardized production and jobs in the U.S.