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New Lynx Opaque Ultra Swatchbook

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Lynx Opaque Ultra has a new swatchbook. Everything you know about Lynx is still there but you'll  also find new options with the availabilty of a cream white shade and 120 lb. cover weight. Lynx cream white can add warmth and give your piece an amazing look and feel. The 120 lb. cover is great for making durable pieces for business cards, books, covers, and more.

Lynx Ultra Opaque Features and Benefits:

  • 96 Brightness
  • Economical
  • Available in True White and Cream White
  • Smooth and Vellum
  • Cut-size, Digital, Folio, Rolls and Custom Manufactured Sizes
  • More Opacity for less Show-through
  • Acid-Free
  • FSC® Certified
  • Press-Ready Skids
  • Quick-Turn Manufacturing Available
  • Made in America

If you haven't gotten this new swatchbook, contact your Olmsted-Kirk sales rep or our sample rooms to receive your copy.

New Promotion: The Classic Paper Tool Kit!

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Neenah Paper has recently released The Classic Paper Tool Kit, an inspirational guide to color and texture possibilities with the Classic brands. Long time paper enthusiasts will feel nostalgic digging through this kit, as it is filled with some paper industry items commonly used in years past. Inside the hypnotic, black and white patterned kit are five distinct items:

  • Color Mixer Fan Swatch - Thirty different color palette suggestions to inspire you. At the top of each swatch in this fan, you'll find one of the Perfect 10 colors along with suggested color and texture pairings below.
  • Perfect10 Fan Swatch - Shows you each of the Perfect 10 colors and textures in a larger size to touch and feel.
  • Sheet Cut Calculator - Turn the wheel of this handy device and discover how many sheets can be cut from a particular sheet size.
  • Envelope Guide - A compact envelope resource of sizes and styles to find the perfect carrier for your next project.
  • Portfolio Kit - Features true to life printed samples of the palette suggestions in the Color Mixer.

Trust us, this is an ample sample of paper not to be missed. Beautiful and useful. It doesn't get any better than this. Contact your O-K Representative for your Classic Paper Tool Kit today!

New Promotion: I.P. “Choose Wisely”

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Vote International Paper! Their latest promotion urges you to “Choose Wisely”, and think about the paper that best represents you this election year. This over-sized wire-o bound book displays the important features of the five fantastic IP candidates we know and love: Accent Opaque, Carolina, Hammermill, Springhill and Williamsburg Papers. Special printing techniques show off each grade - from embossing to spot varnish. For your copy of “Choose Wisely” contact your O-K Representative today!

Paper Toolkit: Meet BURT!

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Meet BURT! a.k.a. Best Uncoated Results Toolkit. He is Domtar's newest educational promotion. "Brilliant" and "vivid", he wants to talk to you about printing on uncoated, opaque papers. Whether you are a printer or designer, BURT can help you get results. Two inserts are housed in a sculptured emboss, "leather" carrier. The entire piece is printed on Domtar's premium opaque, Cougar.  BURT covers it all - from the basics, to making separations and press adjustments. For official "expert eyes", don't forget to punch out the pair of paper sunglasses.  See and touch the multiple printing techniques. Touch plates, coatings, embossing, die-cutting and foil stamping techniques are included. If you have questions, BURT has answers. Receive your copy by contacting your local O-K Paper Representative.

Neenah's Perfect 10 is Perfection!

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Introducing Neenah's Perfect 10 - the consistent and colorful re-invention of the Classic® brand of papers. With these Perfect 10 colors, you can mix and match ten compatible colors across all four Classics. And if that wasn't enough, with this revision, Neenah introduces two new finishes to Classic Crest. Say hello to stipple and eggshell finish. Yes, we said eggshell.
The accompanying "Perfect10n" promotion beautifully showcases this unified color palette. In it you will find a variety of print demonstrations on the textures, weights and colors. Feel the luxurious eggshell finish and see just how finely it prints. And be sure to look in detail at the blind embossing on the Epic Black, Stipple, 130 DTC. While your drooling over the new stuff, remember that Olmsted-Kirk already has many of these new items in stock and ready for your next print spec.

Grab a copy of "Perfec10n" with all ten fingers. We're distributing it now. Contact your O-K Sales Representative if you haven't gotten your copy yet!