Pulp Magic: Archive

Choose Paper Time over Screen Time
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags digital magazines paper

Is social media ruining our lives? People are beginning to think so. As a parent, I’m concerned when I see so many young people engaged on their phones and disengaged from the world around them. And it turns out, those ...

Is social media ruining our lives? People are beginning to think so. As a parent, I’m concerned when I see so many young people engaged on their phones and disengaged from the world around them. And it turns out, those kids are just as concerned as I am. According to a survey by Two Sides, …

Is social media ruining our lives? People are beginning to think so. As a parent, I’m concerned when I see so many young people engaged on their phones and disengaged from the world around them. And it turns out, those kids are just as concerned as I am. According to a survey by Two Sides, …

Why We’re Wedded to Paper
By Mary Anne Hansan

Last month’s royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle reminded me of how important a role tradition plays in marriage ceremonies as well as how important it is to evolve and change. For example, no wedding is complete without ...

Last month’s royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle reminded me of how important a role tradition plays in marriage ceremonies as well as how important it is to evolve and change. For example, no wedding is complete without an invitation, right? It’s been the way to go since the beginning of time. This …

Last month’s royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle reminded me of how important a role tradition plays in marriage ceremonies as well as how important it is to evolve and change. For example, no wedding is complete without an invitation, right? It’s been the way to go since the beginning of time. This …

Celebrate Craft Beer Week in May!
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags packaging paper

What does paper have to do with craft beer? More than you might think. First, they share a lot of the same attributes. They both tend to evoke authenticity, variety and a certain “craftiness.” They’re comforting and familiar. Old-fashioned and ...

What does paper have to do with craft beer? More than you might think. First, they share a lot of the same attributes. They both tend to evoke authenticity, variety and a certain “craftiness.” They’re comforting and familiar. Old-fashioned and yet totally up to date. So, to celebrate Craft Beer Week (May 14-20) we are …

What does paper have to do with craft beer? More than you might think. First, they share a lot of the same attributes. They both tend to evoke authenticity, variety and a certain “craftiness.” They’re comforting and familiar. Old-fashioned and yet totally up to date. So, to celebrate Craft Beer Week (May 14-20) we are …

Try a Notebook Instead of a Laptop
By Mary Anne Hansan

College professors are growing weary of laptops in classrooms. It’s been a while since I sat in a college lecture hall but apparently nowadays students are typically staring at a screen instead of a blackboard and the view from the ...

College professors are growing weary of laptops in classrooms. It’s been a while since I sat in a college lecture hall but apparently nowadays students are typically staring at a screen instead of a blackboard and the view from the podium is of a sea of faces bathed in flickering bluish light. “I got really …

College professors are growing weary of laptops in classrooms. It’s been a while since I sat in a college lecture hall but apparently nowadays students are typically staring at a screen instead of a blackboard and the view from the podium is of a sea of faces bathed in flickering bluish light. “I got really …

Optimize Your Brain with Board Games
By Mary Anne Hansan

Despite the name, very few board games are actually played on a wooden board. They’re played on paper, and that’s one reason why they are so popular today. Even with all the competition from digital alternatives, physical board games are ...

Despite the name, very few board games are actually played on a wooden board. They’re played on paper, and that’s one reason why they are so popular today. Even with all the competition from digital alternatives, physical board games are growing by more than 25% annually. Some even say we are living in “the Golden …

Despite the name, very few board games are actually played on a wooden board. They’re played on paper, and that’s one reason why they are so popular today. Even with all the competition from digital alternatives, physical board games are growing by more than 25% annually. Some even say we are living in “the Golden …

New Paper Campaign Builds on the Past, Embraces the Future
By Mary Anne Hansan

Anyone who has heard me talk about the Paper and Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign knows that we are firmly committed to delivering a campaign that spurs additional demand and casts a longer, positive reputational shadow for the paper ...

Anyone who has heard me talk about the Paper and Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign knows that we are firmly committed to delivering a campaign that spurs additional demand and casts a longer, positive reputational shadow for the paper industry. The playbook, however, for how to best serve up our messages and get that …

Anyone who has heard me talk about the Paper and Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign knows that we are firmly committed to delivering a campaign that spurs additional demand and casts a longer, positive reputational shadow for the paper industry. The playbook, however, for how to best serve up our messages and get that …