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…


colorful paper bags

Colored Paper Bags

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


Biodegradability Study - Paper vs. Biodegradable Plastic

As consumers we're faced with a variety of options when it comes to items…


What Does Recycled Mean, Anyway?

Recycled is most definitely an important term in our industry and others. But…


Printed retail and food service bags

Post-Printed vs. In-Line Printed Paper Bags: What's the Difference?

This weekend I walked into a local boutique and purchased a gift for a friend’s…


Shipping Bags - Custom Printed White and Natural Fan

How Strong are Paper Shipping Bags?

Environmentally-conscious online retailers have used WCI paper shipping bags to…