Print Grows Trees

Fact: Print grows trees…..quite fast! Special features March 15, 2017 | Tony Curcio By Phil Riebel, President, Two Sides North America Did you know that in North America, it takes less than two seconds to grow the fibre needed for a standard #10 envelope (on 100 acres of managed forests)? For many years, International Paper’s…

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Gone are the days

Printing has come a long way in the last handful of decades. Like many industries, it has had its up and downs and even though it was suggested long ago that the internet would take over, us printers have stood tall. Over the last three plus decades that Athens Printing has been in business, we…

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A Bit About Paper

Paper Sizes In North America the units of measurement are “Imperial”, that is inches, as opposed to metric (mm, cm & meters) as they have in Europe for example. Our basic size for letterhead, copy paper etc. is 8.5” X 11” while in Europe it’s “A4”, which is 210 x 297 mm (translates into 8.3…

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More than what you expect

A smart man once said that “experience triumphs over all”. Well, in our industry of printing, that statement definitely holds true. Many have come and gone, not quite prepared what to expect only to see a few prevail. Having 30+ years of experience under our belt, Athens Printing knows the printing business inside and out…

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