Poly vs Paper mailers breaking down in environment

Biodegradability Study: Follow Up

Last summer we ran an informal experiment comparing paper shipping bags, like…


Making the Switch from Plastic to Paper?

When retailers make the switch from plastic to paper, many questions arise. The…


Paper Bags: The Afterlife

Monday, April 22 is Earth Day. It's a chance to reflect on our behavior - and…


Renewable Forestry = Sustainable Packaging

Last weekend I had the opportunity to take part in an energy-related STEM event…


Bag Legislation Around the World

This week, New York was the second state in the United States to impose a…


Spot Color vs Full Color Printing: What's the Difference?

As a manufacturer and printer of custom paper bags, we are often asked about…


At WCI, rolls of paper stacked in the warehouse at Wisconsin Converting, Inc.

Wisconsin + Paper = A Great Tradition

It turns out Wisconsin is more than just a mecca for beer, cheese, and the…


A Brief History of Plastic Bag Bans

In the Summer of 1998, record level monsoons led to widespread flooding across…


colorful paper bags

Colored Paper Bags

Color makes a statement - and by using colored paper bags to package your goods…


Small quantity printed bags

All About Basis Weight

Whenever we talk about paper we always include discussion of paper's basis…