It has been many years since we have been able to use the word “Stable” to refer to thermal paper. However, we can now through that word into our conversations! It seems that thermal pricing has begun to stabilize in the marketplace. We have seen a leveling of pricing…


The national news outlets have been reporting on a potential strike by the railroad unions, which will be based on a deadline of September 16, 12:01AM. We have already seen a slowdown in Amtrak Passenger services and routes. Amtrak is not part of this union, but it does use…


OBERKIRCH, Germany, Aug 16, 2022 (Press Release) – Koehler Paper, leading manufacturer of thermal paper, is increasing prices for its thermal paper product range globally by up to 10 % for all grades, effective for deliveries from October 1st 2022. This step is necessary to offset significant cost increases for…




When does it Stop is the Million Dollar Question!  No one I have contact with has been 100% happy with the daily increased pricing we have all seen in the past months.  This goes for those of us in the paper industry and those in non-related industries.  One thing…






May 13, 2022 Re: Price Increase Notice Dear Valued Customer, Appvion is implementing a price increase of up to 10% for direct thermal paper and other coated products globally. This increase is directly related to the continued escalation of all key input costs, including but not limited to raw…


April 28th, 2022 Dear Valued Customer, Please accept our gratitude for your ongoing business, patience, and understanding as all input cost continue to rise. Kanzaki continues to receive price increases and surcharges on all raw materials, logistics and other operational input costs. Kanzaki Specialty Papers must announce a price…


Domtar announced a 10% increase on Thermal Paper in the US and Canada, on shipments after June 1, 2022 from the mills