12855 Highway 55
Plymouth, MN 55441
800-398-2524 Toll Free
2786 Fairview Avenue N.
Roseville, MN 55113
800-659-2127 Toll Free
We do not any printing because that would put us in direct competition with our customers. We also cannot recommend any printers because that creates a conflict of interest. We recommend researching your area for a printer.
Cover weight: about 30 sheets.
Text weight: about 60 sheets.
Envelopes: A2 about 100, A6 about 80, and A7 about 65.
We do not charge to use the classroom, we do however ask that the customer pick up after themselves and put away any tools that may have used. We also recommend the customer call ahead and reserve the room that way they don’t get here and someone else already has it reserved/using it.
Depending if we have to order the paper in from another store or from our main location, it takes about 2-3 to get the order cut and ready.
We will show the customer how to use our die cutting machines and the basics to DIY invitations, assist with invitation ideas, and cut the paper to size but ultimately the customer will do all of the work. They will die cut the invitations, assemble them and take care of all the printing.
Customers can shop online at shopanchorpaper.com.
We sell paper, envelopes and packaging supplies online. We do not sell any crafting items online. The pricing online is different than the pricing in the stores and we cannot price match. There is a difference in pricing online because paper is sold in packs and not by the pound. Also operation costs are worked into all the fees we charge.
All orders placed online will be shipped directly to the customer. If you would like to pick up your order, please order directly through the stores.
Online pricing is different than the pricing in the stores. We cannot price match due to the way products are being sold.
We no longer accept competitor coupons, but if you check our newsletter, Facebook page and/or blog there are coupons put on each. We also offer weekly sales that can be found in the newsletter.
We do special orders for our crafting customers, but require that the product is paid for in advance. These orders take about a month to receive and minimum order fees must be met in order to place special orders. The minimum order fees vary with vendor.
We are able to order product from the other stores or from our main warehouse. The customer must order a minimum of a full box of envelopes, unopened ream of paper, or 10 parent sheets of paper. (**one exception is if paper or envelopes are ordered by the pound or individually priced, then a full box of envelopes or ream is not required.)
Yes, we can die cut and/or assemble your invitations at an additional cost. Please contact our Express stores for details.
The smallest we can cut to is 2” x 2”, our cutters require a minimum of 5 cover weight sheets or 10 text weight sheets of paper.
Our classroom is for our customers, we require your paper to be bought at one of our locations. If you buy your paper at one store, you can use the classroom at the other store, just call ahead and reserve the room.
The majority of our envelopes are available 250 envelopes to a box, 1000 envelopes in a carton (4 boxes to a carton). There are some envelopes that have 200 envelopes to a box, 800 envelopes to a carton.
500 sheets in a ream of text weight paper. 250 sheets in a package of cover weight paper.
Yes the Cuttlebug, Sizzix, and QuicKutz embossing folders work in other machines. Please see an associate for a demo.
1 business day, providing they have stock on the floor.
Most of the time it's 65# Cover. We recommend buying paper samples and testing your home printers since all printers vary.
ZGART instant dry gloss.
8.5" x 11" - Alliance
11" x 17" - Boise X9
Most papers are acid free/archival; the package will specify if it is.
Yes, we charge cut fees depending on the cuts required. Please contact our Express stores for pricing.
WITH AN ACCOUNT, we will ship orders over $300.00 for free.
No, they are special order.
At Anchor Paper Express we have the exclusive on Neenah and Stardreams paper lines.
We also stock a variety of paper lines that are available at our Anchor Paper whole sale division. Please see the Warehouse Mills section for the mills and lines we carry.
We do not carry Hammermill but we carry a wide selection of Mohawk papers that are similar to the Hammermill line.
We suggest a 32# text or heavier.
Please see our All About Paper section of the site to learn more.