Anchor Paper News:

New Changes to the Astrobrights® Line

March 2015

One of the oldest & brightest lines of paper we carry is Astrobrights® by Neenah Paper?, originally developed in 1969! Astrobrights® has recently been revamped with an extension to their product offering as well as tweaking of the brand. We have listed a few of our favorite highlights below:

- 80# Cover is now available in every color.

- ALL the colors are FSC certified.

- New Duplex Offerings available in 135# Double thick Cover available in 3 colors:

Solar Yellow/Terra Green

Solar Yellow/Bright White

Terra Green/Bright White.

- Additional weights & sizes available in the top 8 colors.


Please contact your Anchor Paper sales or customer service rep for more information!




In Memory of Linda Hartinger-Lee, beloved employee & leader of Anchor Paper Co. 1978-2014.

February 2015


Our Ship continues to sail because of your guidance & the knowledge you bestowed unto us. We miss you today & every day. 

In Memoriam


Have you heard of the Instapak® Simple™ by Sealed Air?

January 2015


This is a new packaging system which combines the performance of Instapak® foam packaging with an easy to use delivery system. The Instapak® Simple™ utilizes a new foam mixing technology that eliminates pumps and heating elements. 



• Powered through a standard electrical outlet

• Pre-set push button operation

• Small 2.5 gallon material bottles snap into place

• Designed to require minimal service

• Compact, mobile platform.


Contact your Anchor Paper sales rep for more information or to schedule a demo. 


Extended Product Offering from Domtar

November 2014

NEW Cougar Digital Color Copy

 Enhanced Surface for Superior Ink Adhesion

 Optimized for Digital Production Presses

• New HP 10000 Size


NEW 110# Cougar Cover

 98 brightness

 99+ opacity

 14.7 caliper

• Smooth finish

 10% post-consumer recycled

 FSC® Certified

• New 26x40 cartons


Please contact your Anchor Paper Sales Rep or Customer Service for more information.


Good News from Two Sides' North America

November 2014

30 Leading Companies have removed their 'Go Paperless - Save Trees' claims. Two Sides' has challenged these companies based on their misleading and damaging claims. Click the link to read the complete article.


New Products available through Spinnaker Coating

October 2014


Digital Pressure Sensetive

Spinnaker Coating now offers digital pressure sensitive sheets in paper and film products. Their DiversiPrint® line is ideal for your Toner Presses, Laser Printers and Copiers including the following:

  • Kodak Nexpress

  • Zerox DocuColor and iGen series

  • Canon imagePRESS C7010VP

  • Konica Minolta

  • HP Color Laser Jet series

  • MGI Meteor DP8700 XL and DP60 Pro

Their Digi® line is certified for use on an HP Indigo Digital Press.

The DiversiPrint® and Digi® lines are available in a wide range of weights, finishes and sizes.

Avery Dennison Digital Media

Through a partnership agreement with Avery Dennison, Spinnaker Coating has expanded their current product offering with the addition of Avery wide-format products. They now offer display graphics, labeling and packaging materials, retail graphic embellishments, and much more.

Premium Pressure Sensitive Sheets

Anchor Paper continues to offer Spinnaker's Premium Press Sensitive sheets specifically for offset printing. Spinnaker's premium line is available in a wide range of colors, films, and foils as well as their expanded on their Crack 'N Peel® Brand.


Contact your Anchor Paper sales or customer service representative for more information.


Have you heard of Domtar's Paper Fun Truck?

Check out their latest addition to the PAPERbecause campaign.

'The video tells the story of the Paper Fun Truck, patterned after the ice cream truck that most of us remember chasing down the street when we were young. Our goal was to show how paper will always be a part of our daily routines – even in a digital age – because it not only meets important needs, but also brings excitement and joy.'

Domtar's goal is to have as many people as possible to see their Paper Fun Truck in action. Spread the word & check it out for yourself.

To find out more information about Domtar visit their websites:




Now Available through Anchor Paper

Anchor Paper is pleased to introduce out new house line, Anchor Coated. Our Anchor Coated sheet is the preferred economy paper when appearance, performance and value are important. With 10% post-consumer recycled content, a smooth print surface, and dependable print bindery performance. Anchor Coated rolls are also available to be converted to meet your specifications at our ViXX facility. We are able to sheet or slit rolls to give you the best yield for your needs.

Click the pdf link for a printable/download file of our Anchor Coated selection adobe_pdf_icon.png .


Note Worthy from Domtar

Sharing beneficial information about the print industry including news about Domtar's PaperBecause initiative, Print Works and EarthChoice.

Click here or the pdf to read 'Note Worthy from Domtar' September 2013 issue adobe_pdf_icon.png.


"We're Moving on Up, to the East Side"

The Jeffersons sang about it & we're living it. We are in the process of moving our University Store east of it's current location. On October 1st, 2013 we will open our doors at our NEW Roseville location! Our new address will be:

Anchor Paper Express

2786 Fairview Avenue N.

Roseville, MN 55113

Phone, Fax, & Email will not change.

Our doors will close at the University location on Saturday September 21st. We will use the last week of the month to move. All phone calls and orders will be routed to our Plymouth store.

Our new Roseville location is 1/2 mile north of County Road C on Fairview Ave, which will give easy access from 35W, Hwy 36 and Snelling. Our focus of the store will also change a bit. The primary focus will be servicing our printer and paper clients. But don't fret crafters, although our crafting selection will be consolidated, we are committed to our cardmaking and scrapbooking customers. We will continue to sell select crafting items.

We apologize in advance for any inconveniences, however we appreciate your continued support of Anchor Paper Express.

Please send questions and concerns to your Sales or Customer Service Representative. 


Now available through Anchor Paper Co.

Anchor Paper is excited to announce the addition of Aqueous products. With this addition, we are to expanded our current offerings to 'Wide Format Inkjet Media'. The Aqueous product line includes the following media: Coated Bonds, Water-resistant Coated Papers, Photographic Papers, Vinyl & Banner, Canvas and Cloth. Converting and Rewinding of the Aqueous products is available through our ViXX Converting facility.


Click the pdf link for a list of products available through Aqueous adobe_pdf_icon.png.

Click the pdf link for a list of Aqueous products stocked at Anchor Paper adobe_pdf_icon.png.


Please contact your Sales or Customer Services Rep for pricing and questions.



New & Exciting Changes at Anchor Paper

We are excited to announce that Dan Anderson has accepted the position of Fine Paper Sales Manager. Dan has been with Anchor Paper since 1978. He started his career in the warehouse, then moved to a position in customer service with the understanding that eventually he would move to outside sales. Dan has enjoyed a long and successful career in sales but looks forward to the new change and challenges this position has to offer. His keen wit, sales perspective and business focus will be an asset to all.

As Dan moves into the his Management role, he opened a spot within our Sales Department. We are excited to announce the newest addition to our sales force, Josh Saete. Josh will be representing both our Fine Paper and Industrial & Packaging Divisions. He is eager to learn the industry and get started in his new role at Anchor Paper. The combination of Josh's motivation & charming attitude will be a welcomed addition to our company.  

Fine Paper is not the only Division expriencing changes at Anchor Paper; we are also pleased to announce our Systems Integration Group within our Industrial & Packaging Division. Through our capabilities within the Systems Integration Group, we aim to provide our customers with engineered solutions to their packaging line needs. Our unique blend of engineering and distribution allows Anchor Paper to design and implement an integrated solution, as well as support that system with our renowed service and supplies. The Systems Integration Group of Anchor Paper has the ability to provide:

  • Complete Systems Integration

  • Full System Design, including AutoCAD® Layouts

  • Project Management and Engineering

  • Electrical Controls Design, Installation, and Implementation

  • Professional Mechanical Installation

  • After Sales Service through Anchor Paper

  • Quality Consumable Materials

  • For more information regarding the information above, please contact Customer Service or your Anchor Paper Sales Rep.