20Jan

Domtar is announcing a 12% increase effective March 1, 2021 on Thermal Paper. Price Increase letter is attached.

20Jan

The attached Letter is from Hansol America, announcing an 8% increase on March 1st for Thermal Paper

12Jan

RISI Fastmarkets posted that Koehler Paper is to increase paper pricing by 12%, effective immediately. This is on the heals of other increase announcements as well as the announced increase roll backs by other mills. To Say that this is creating confusion in the market is an understatement!

07Jan

No you are not looking at a Wal-Mart add where they roll the pricing back. Actually, you are reading about the CRAZY world of thermal paper. Yesterday, on the heals of making a large price increase announcement, Hansol decided that the increase would not be passed on in the…

05Jan

Hansol, a key importer of thermal paper into the US from S. Korea, has announced a 10%-15% increase on thermal paper effective January 1, 2021, according the RISI. Torraspapel (Lecta) announced an increase of 5% effective January 4, 2021. Time will tell if/when other mills follow this announcement. Hansol…

19Apr

Few thermal paper manufacturers have been in business as long as we have. Those who have know that it takes more than being the lowest cost option to stick around. Though being competitively priced is essential. Still, at the end of the day, experience and product expertise will save…

19May

According to a new article up on RetailCustomerExperience.com, some retailers are rethinking the design of their brick-and-mortar stores in order to bring them into the digital age. One component that is noticeably missing is the traditional cash register as some retailers are attempting to mimic the online experience, which…

21Apr

One of the claims often made for transitioning from paper to digital applications is that it will help save our forests. A recent study conducted by Two Sides North America, however, has shown this claim to be untrue. Following is a summary of this study. Two Sides North America…

08Mar

Thermal POS receipt paper, a more than 30-year-old staple for customers in stores and banks, may also become a store standard for on-the-spot, quick-as-a-flash coupons before a product is purchased. In some US stores, customers are being directed when they enter the store to scan loyalty cards at a…

08Apr

Thermal Paper Can Be Used to Drive Loyalty They say a picture speaks a thousand words. Well, what about a video? At Telemark, we’ve learned that presenting the benefits of our thermal paper products through video is one of the most effective ways to help a customer understand the…