Pulp Magic: Archive

Free from Distraction: Removing Cell Phones from the Classroom
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags achievement paper productive learning

At the Paper and Packaging Board, we reject the print vs. digital debate as a false choice. The truth is paper-based and digital technologies are mutually reinforcing, and together make for creative, cognitive and business outcomes that neither could on ...

At the Paper and Packaging Board, we reject the print vs. digital debate as a false choice. The truth is paper-based and digital technologies are mutually reinforcing, and together make for creative, cognitive and business outcomes that neither could on their own. But there are contexts in which paper is preferable and digital a downright …

At the Paper and Packaging Board, we reject the print vs. digital debate as a false choice. The truth is paper-based and digital technologies are mutually reinforcing, and together make for creative, cognitive and business outcomes that neither could on their own. But there are contexts in which paper is preferable and digital a downright …

What You Need to Know About E-Commerce and Recycling
By Mary Anne Hansan

Recently USA Today published a story (Blue bins overflow with Amazon and Walmart boxes. But we’re actually recycling less by Elizabeth Weise) noting a minor dip in the recycling and recovery rate of what our industry calls old corrugated containers ...

Recently USA Today published a story (Blue bins overflow with Amazon and Walmart boxes. But we’re actually recycling less by Elizabeth Weise) noting a minor dip in the recycling and recovery rate of what our industry calls old corrugated containers or OCC. The piece speculated that the change is due to consumers shopping via e-commerce, …

Recently USA Today published a story (Blue bins overflow with Amazon and Walmart boxes. But we’re actually recycling less by Elizabeth Weise) noting a minor dip in the recycling and recovery rate of what our industry calls old corrugated containers or OCC. The piece speculated that the change is due to consumers shopping via e-commerce, …

On a Roll!
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags paper and packaging industry

At the three-year mark, we have just conducted four industry webinars to report on the progress of the Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign to over 300 people. I am pleased to report that our data suggests we ...

At the three-year mark, we have just conducted four industry webinars to report on the progress of the Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign to over 300 people. I am pleased to report that our data suggests we are off to a good start and the future looks even more promising. According to …

At the three-year mark, we have just conducted four industry webinars to report on the progress of the Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign to over 300 people. I am pleased to report that our data suggests we are off to a good start and the future looks even more promising. According to …

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 …