What is Uncoated Paper? And Other Frequently Asked Questions

By: Karin King

Oct 29, 2021

You’ve probably heard us say that Accent® Opaque is a premium uncoated sheet. But what does that mean? We get a lot of questions on the topic of paper coating, particularly when it comes to how uncoated paper behaves on press. Questions like:

  • What is the difference between coated paper and uncoated paper?
  • Should I use coated paper or uncoated paper for my project?
  • What is paper coating anyway?

Well, we’re here to answer these questions and more. Let’s get into it!


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Digital Dish: August 2021

By: Karin King

Aug 31, 2021

Every Digital Dish features stories, tips, or tricks from digital experts. This month, we want to hear from YOU. Which Digital Dish interviews have been most helpful to you? Which digital printers or topics would you like to see featured? And, most importantly, how are you doing? Take 3 minutes to share your thoughts with us, and we’ll use your feedback to make the Digital Dish even better.

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Top 5 Print Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

By: Karin King

Aug 17, 2021

As a print professional or artist, you keep your finger on the pulse of the print industry. Podcasts are an ideal way to keep up with innovations in print while getting to know accomplished, notable and interesting personalities in the print space. Whether you listen for motivation or for tips to take your business to the next level, here are five podcasts that will help you get ahead of print trends and stay inspired.

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Why Paper is More Sustainable Than You Think

By: Karin King

Aug 11, 2021

From papercraft to menus, booklets, creative mailers and more, there are a wide variety of ways to use paper for creative and business endeavors. Because paper leaves a physical footprint, it’s often misconstrued as being wasteful. In spite of the myths surrounding it, paper remains one of the most environmentally friendly materials available. Here’s why paper is more sustainable than you think. 

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Digital Dish: July 2021

By: Karin King

Jul 30, 2021

Every Digital Dish features stories, tips, or tricks from digital experts. This month, we spoke with Doug Hederman, CEO & President, and Terri Mascagni, Senior Account Executive, of Hederman Brothers. A fourth-generation family-owned business based in Madison, Mississippi, Hederman Brothers offers offset printing technology – with one of their presses being a KBA Rapida six-color LED UV press (the first of its kind to be installed in North America) – along with digital capabilities. They have an HP Indigo 12000 and an HP Indigo 7900. We spoke with Doug and Terri about how Hederman is using digital to create, innovate and stay ahead of the game.

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