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Direct Paper news

august specials

The quiet achiever.

Please find attached a recent 2 page spread that appeared nationally in Print21 regarding Direct Paper Supplies, we hope you enjoy the story so far.
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Carta Elega - Best of the best.

For smart, sophisticated brand packaging Carta Elega is the Cartonboard of choice. Made by Metsa Board Carta Elega is a premium triple coated Folding Cartonboard (GC 1) with a light coating on the reverse. It is made from high quality PEFC certified fibres and in May this year Carta Elega underwent further improvements and now boasts a new high white shade and an ultra smooth surface. With superior printing and converting capabilities Carta Elega can confidently support your visual branding requirements and is best suited to premium applications such as Fragrance Packaging, Cosmetics, Liquor and Multimedia products. Reels for custom sheeting and slitting are arriving now, for samples or a sales enquiry please speak with your sales representative.


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Magno Plus Gloss & Silk – Now in store

We are very pleased to advise that the world’s favourite and most trusted art paper is available once more in Australia this time however in a new bulkier version named Magno Plus. Magno Plus exhibits high bulk and exceptional whiteness but best of all it has a printing surface that will get your communications noticed. The triple coated surface provides spectacular colour and image reproduction. This premium European Art Paper delivers consistent quality and reliability on every occasion, stocks of sheets and convertor reels are now in store. For samples or sales enquires please contact your sales representative. Express yourself in colour with Magno Plus Gloss and Silk.

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A passion for board

In the April edition of Print 21 we advertised our enthusiasm for custom converting. As we commit further to the Packaging segment new products such as Candesce C1s, Ancora C2s and Carta Elega + are being added to provide our customers with the most comprehensive product offering of the highest quality. With the most extensive converting capabilities and the largest capacity the team at Direct are more than capable to handle your next Paper, Board or Synthetic requirement, let our experience work for you.


New Product – Nautilus Super White 100% Recycled

Nautilus Super White reinforces your eco-conscious corporate identity and message; this range of uncoated, bright white, speckle free paper is made from 100% Post-Consumer Waste. Manufactured by Mondi Paper the market leaders for recycled papers with the highest environmental credentials Nautilus Super White is proudly a “WWF Excellent Rated Product” acknowledging the efforts of Mondi to pursue environmental best practice. The products are made Carbon Neutral and Process Chlorine Free and have achieved several other awards such as the EU Flower Certification and the Austrian Eco Label. As with any paper from Mondi the product has been extensively trialled and is perfectly suited to the new technology of Hybrid Printing (Offset + Digital) additionally it was recently approved as a HP Indigo Certified product. We are pleased to advise that stocks are now in store, for samples or enquires please contact your sales representative.


Whitehorse Greyback – Bigger & Better

In response to the immense interest from printers and convertors we will significantly increase our stock holdings of Whitehorse Greyback from end August onwards to provide higher levels of support for our customers as they realign their purchases. Whitehorse Greyback is a high quality duplex board with an exceptionally smooth clay coated surface that provides outstanding print results. It is made from 100% post consumer waste and importantly the reverse side is sealed to avoid damage from debris or loose particles which occur regularly with lesser products. In a further move to support our customers we are pleased to announce that several new grammages have been added to the Whitehorse Greyback range being 500 gsm (645 micron) and 550 gsm (715 micron), the new grammages are now in store and are perfect for heavy weight packaging such as soap powder cartons.

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Starlux Premium Artboard

Stand out from the crowd with this stunning new product, Starlux Premium Artboard is bulkier, whiter, and brighter than rival products and is set to redefine the standard for Artboard. No longer do you have to settle for products that are Grey, Beige or Cream in appearance, breathe life into your projects with Starlux “High White” you won’t be disappointed. Stocks of sheets and reels are now in store.

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Kappa Graphic Board

In another example of best products and best value Direct Paper Supplies is pleased to advise Kappa Graphic Board has been added to its product range. Kappa Graphic Board is the smart choice for premium Greyboard and has built an enviable reputation for smoothness, rigidity and flatness. It is manufactured from 100% recycled fibre and is perfectly suited for bookbinding, lamination, display, protective packaging or entertainment applications. Reliable and Predictable Kappa performs.

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Spark Hi Yield Board

At Direct Paper Supplies we are very excited about this new addition to our bleach board range. In a segment that’s been starved of choice Spark Hi-Yield Board is set to invigorate and excite, fresh and fun but importantly packed with substance. This premium folding carton board looks great but we all know what drives business, presses humming, converting lines singing, customers smiling and accountants doing whatever it is they do…. Were confident that against any criteria Spark comes out in front so don’t take risks with your image and insist on Spark, it’s a cracker of a stock.

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Introducing Communication Gloss

Direct Paper Supplies continues to offer choice and variety to Australia’s Printers and Designers with the latest recruit to our range being “Communication Gloss” This premium range of low basis weight coated printing papers is sourced from one of Japan’s finest paper makers and is the perfect vehicle for keeping print and distribution costs under control when preparing your next project. With excellent opacity and bulk it is versatile in it’s application and is suitable for Brochures, Direct Mail Communications, Instruction Leaflets and Magazines. Fast drying times and exceptional press performance combined with a superb print result all indicate a very bright future for this new kid on the block. Please contact your DPS sales representative for samples or further assistance.
(Download Communication Gloss flyer pdf here)

august specials

A good thing just got better

Extraprint Laser is widely acknowledged for providing outstanding dependability and performance and without question it represents the best value in its segment.
As with all good products it is necessary to stay ahead of the curve and as part of its evolution Extraprint Laser will now be available with noticeable improvements in whiteness, brightness and smoothness. To coincide with the introduction Direct Paper Supplies will distribute the “Extraprint – Freedom of the press promotion” a cheeky play on the products reliability.
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New Extraprint Laser simply a smarter choice.

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New additions to the HP range of office papers.

HP “Everyday” Copy Paper is now available with improved bulk, following recent improvements it is now 109 micron placing it amongst the best in its class.

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