Pulp Magic: Archive

Meet the Man Behind the Trees
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags paper and packaging industry arbor day managed forests

At the end of April we celebrated Arbor Day, but for the rest of the year we should celebrate the person who came up with the idea of replanting forests: J. Sterling Morton. Morton was a collection of contradictions and ...

At the end of April we celebrated Arbor Day, but for the rest of the year we should celebrate the person who came up with the idea of replanting forests: J. Sterling Morton. Morton was a collection of contradictions and accomplishments.  He was a campus radical expelled from the University of Michigan (they later gave …

At the end of April we celebrated Arbor Day, but for the rest of the year we should celebrate the person who came up with the idea of replanting forests: J. Sterling Morton. Morton was a collection of contradictions and accomplishments.  He was a campus radical expelled from the University of Michigan (they later gave …

#PoweredByPaper Shakes Up High-Tech ‘South By’
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags paper recyclable paper and packaging industry brand experience renewable resource packaging

I have heard for years about South by Southwest in Austin, the interactive festival known for debuting companies that would become household names, such as Twitter and Uber. Two weeks ago, we took the Paper & Packaging — How Life ...

I have heard for years about South by Southwest in Austin, the interactive festival known for debuting companies that would become household names, such as Twitter and Uber. Two weeks ago, we took the Paper & Packaging — How Life Unfolds™ campaign to “South By” and set up a 100% corrugated booth that featured a …

I have heard for years about South by Southwest in Austin, the interactive festival known for debuting companies that would become household names, such as Twitter and Uber. Two weeks ago, we took the Paper & Packaging — How Life Unfolds™ campaign to “South By” and set up a 100% corrugated booth that featured a …

Don’t Throw Away That Empty Samoa Box
By Mary Anne Hansan

Just last month, supermarket entrances across the country were flanked with young sales women in their own version of army green raising money for a myriad of activities, including charity, selling – you guessed it – Girl Scout cookies. By ...

Just last month, supermarket entrances across the country were flanked with young sales women in their own version of army green raising money for a myriad of activities, including charity, selling – you guessed it – Girl Scout cookies. By now, many boxes have been delivered and let’s just say, total indulgence is taking place …

Just last month, supermarket entrances across the country were flanked with young sales women in their own version of army green raising money for a myriad of activities, including charity, selling – you guessed it – Girl Scout cookies. By now, many boxes have been delivered and let’s just say, total indulgence is taking place …

New Year, New (Organized) You
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags paper journaling planning bullet journaling

“Ok, this is the year I get organized.” You may have said this yourself, I know I have. Most New Year resolutions are a triumph of hope over experience but January is still a great time for a fresh start ...

“Ok, this is the year I get organized.” You may have said this yourself, I know I have. Most New Year resolutions are a triumph of hope over experience but January is still a great time for a fresh start and who can deny a person a little hope as winter settles in? The easiest …

“Ok, this is the year I get organized.” You may have said this yourself, I know I have. Most New Year resolutions are a triumph of hope over experience but January is still a great time for a fresh start and who can deny a person a little hope as winter settles in? The easiest …

All I Want For Christmas is Pulp
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags paper paper and packaging industry packaging

It’s getting late and you can’t decide what to get for that special paper and packaging person in your life.  Don’t panic; there are plenty of ideas out there and we’ve already done the legwork so you don’t have to.  ...

It’s getting late and you can’t decide what to get for that special paper and packaging person in your life.  Don’t panic; there are plenty of ideas out there and we’ve already done the legwork so you don’t have to.  Below is our round up of the best paper and packaging gifts of the 2016 …

It’s getting late and you can’t decide what to get for that special paper and packaging person in your life.  Don’t panic; there are plenty of ideas out there and we’ve already done the legwork so you don’t have to.  Below is our round up of the best paper and packaging gifts of the 2016 …

Catalogs Bring Quiet to Christmas Craze
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags paper paper and packaging industry magazines catalogs

The frantic run-up to Christmas easily makes the Scrooges among us say “Bah, Humbug!” Not me–I think it’s great! There’s nothing like getting lost in holiday music, wishful advertisements, shipping deliveries and endless commotion! There’s another Christmas tradition that I ...

The frantic run-up to Christmas easily makes the Scrooges among us say “Bah, Humbug!” Not me–I think it’s great! There’s nothing like getting lost in holiday music, wishful advertisements, shipping deliveries and endless commotion! There’s another Christmas tradition that I enjoy as much as Christmas cards: holiday catalogs! I turn to these magazine-like pages to …

The frantic run-up to Christmas easily makes the Scrooges among us say “Bah, Humbug!” Not me–I think it’s great! There’s nothing like getting lost in holiday music, wishful advertisements, shipping deliveries and endless commotion! There’s another Christmas tradition that I enjoy as much as Christmas cards: holiday catalogs! I turn to these magazine-like pages to …