Paper Matters Blog

Paper Trails: A Collaborative Journey in Desi …

Based in Kansas City, Missouri, Design Ranch is a graphic design and advertising firm that believes that d

Mitchell Press Presents: The Hip Trip

For the uninitiated, the Domtar Paper Gallery showcases submissions of fine print work that has been p

The Power of a Paper Letter: Letter from Birm …

Would the email from Birmingham Jail carry the same gravitas? I think not. The power of a paper letter stands the test of time.

Introducing: Cougar® Paper Trails

The Cougar® brand of uncoated paper has long been recognized by printers, marketers and creative professionals as the ideal medium for personal explo

The 2024 USPS Promotions

Print is one of the most versatile tools at a marketer’s disposal; it’s tactile, it’s customizable and it takes nearly Read More

The Best of the 2023 Domtar Paper Gallery

The Domtar Paper Gallery was created to inspire and give visibility to impressive works of print, but

Introducing: Paper Matters F/W 2023

Welcome to the latest issue of Paper Matters.The cover’s new

Introducing: The New Color Papers Best Practi …

When it comes to grabbing your audience's attention, there is nothing quite like color. Because the brain notices color before shapes or words, it is

Introducing…the New Lynx® Swatchbook

Missing something? You can request your copy of the updated Lynx

How Techniques Bring Print Pieces to Life  …

In today’s highly competitive marketing landscape, you have to do more than just get your content in front of your audience. If you aim to leave a l

Gratitude: A Small Note can have a Big Impact …

Sometimes projects inspire great feelings in the people who work on them, but other times feelings inspire great projects. When it comes to the

How Techniques Bring Print Pieces to Life  …

Today, we’re kicking off a new series examining our latest promotion—the Cougar® Print Techniques Brochure—and the die cuts, foils and varnishe

The Domtar Paper Gallery: 2022 Year in Review …

Another year is in the rearview mirror and we were blown away by the artistic creativity and diversity of art designed on Domtar paper this past year.

Leaving a Legacy

This year, Domtar celebrated the Golden Anniversary of the Cougar® brand, an iconic paper that has blazed an unmatched legacy of quality and performa

Running Ahead: 50 years of Cougar®

Boldly Cougar Innovates

After decades of impressive performance in the marketplace and earning a well-deserved reputation f

Buy & Give: How Millcraft is Making Pape …

How does the saying go? “The best gifts come from the heart.” Well, in a world of next-day delivery and Amazon Prime, buying is easier than ever a

Juneteenth Spotlight: Furthering a Legacy thr …

Four-Hundred Years of Service

In the early 18th century, several years before becoming a state, France introduced Illinois to sla

Behind The Project – How Collaboration Led …

The Intergalactic Ambassador to the Printerverse, Deborah Corn is at it again!

Guess What’s New in the Domtar Paper Galler …

Okay, I admit it; I love art galleries. There’s something quietly inspiring about their halls whether it’s the years of creative history or the

Ken Fernald, Superhero Among Us

What is a superhero? An inspiration? A savior? Metropolis has Superman. Gotham, Batman. AVRE has Ken Fernald.

Unwrapping the Mystery: Candy Wrappers

Did you know that there’s a science to constructing the perfect Easter basket? You've got to have hard candies, baked goods, tons of chocolate, and,

Pantone’s 2022 Color of the Year – …

Inspired by Veri Peri, but unsure of where to start? Here are some examples that may spark some ideas for your next big project.

How to Make Ordinary, EXtraordinary

Trying to turn ordinary into EXtraordinary? Learn how collaboration and ingenuity helped do just that and create an amazing brochure.

What’s New in the Domtar Paper Gallery

From graphic design guides to charitable works, the Domtar Paper Gallery has the goods. Here are some of our latest gallery submissions.

How Printed Catalogs Can Amplify Digital Mark …

Learn how printed catalogs are alive and well (and as impactful as ever) in a digital world by flipping through the Amazon Catalog with us.

The Importance of Paper in the Classroom

The benefits of technology are undeniable, but it may be useful to keep in mind some of the advantages of the printed page in the classroom.

Throwback Thursday: How to explore the possib …

Not all uncoated papers are created equal—if you're looking to print rich black & vibrant color with a clear message, you should Explore Lynx.

Introducing the Best of Paper Matters June Di …

We're sharing some of our favorite stories from Paper Matters like the Hatch Show Print, Darwill and Marina Joyce. Enjoy the Best of Edition.

Paper.Domtar.com: The Website for All Things …

From important presentation ideas to marketing your brand, paper is an essential piece to how connections are made. Visit us for all things paper.

Introducing the Paper Matters Podcast

The Paper Matters Podcast is a paper-focused listening experience that will celebrate and inspire the evolving world of paper.

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Top Tips and Trends from the Best of Paper Ma …

Introducing the Best of Paper Matters, August edition. Learn top tips and trends of paper and print add a unique experience to the marketing mix.

Gallery Favorite: AIGA Eye on Design

Eye on Design magazine takes a decidedly different approach to design journalism. Printed on Cougar, see what we love about this journalistic masterpiece.

Paper Matters Magazine Sneak Peek: Field Note …

Field Notes cultivates success and (and a cult following) with creative branding and memo books that fans are obsessive about.

There’s More To Packaging Designs

Innovative and attractive packaging design is an art. Here's a look back into our gallery at a design that grabbed our attention. Designed on Cougar Vellum.

Press Check from a Designer’s Perspecti …

Avoid print surprises with scheduled press checks with your printer. Here are a few etiquitte tips we pulled from the title, Designing for Print.

Ink and Paper: The Half and Half

Screen printed poster printed on Cougar By the Half and Half design company was created for our VIPs who attended our Gallery Collection Event. Read more.

The Gallery Collection Event – Powered by C …

For over seven years, The Gallery has been a platform for graphic designers and printers to share their experience on Domtar Paper. Submit your work.

Introducing the Fall Issue of Paper Matters M …

Print and paper are essential to the brand experience. What’s exciting are the surprising ways businesses are leveraging print. Subscribe to learn more.

10 Unconventional Facts About a Paper Mill

At Domtar, it's more than just about making paper. Our Johnsonburg Paper Mill team in PA is committed to the future of both the land and people.

Sustainability is For the Birds

Domtar Paper Mill communities protect the natural habitat in our forests through wildlife management. See what birds are thriving in our forests.