January 2019 Statement From Appvion opposing the “Skip the Slip” proposed legislation in California and also announces the development of a “Prototype” alternative chemistry for thermal paper receipts. Appvion Skip the Slip Response_Jan 2019


California proposed ban on receipt paper Jan 2019 This short response was provided by The Wall Street Journal, Saturday, January 12, 2019, in response to the California Proposal to eliminate sales receipts.


Appvion Skip the Slip Response_Jan 2019   Attached is Appvion’s response to “Skip the Slip” legislation proposed in California


I guess if we all had the same crystal ball, we would all be rich, retired and not concerned with the paper markets!  However, since no-one in my peer group has this much insight, I thought I would share some of our thoughts with you. Fact:  The last 15…


Appvion is announcing another increase to Direct Thermal Tag, Label, and Entertainment (TLE) products. The attached document is the Increased amounts, effective on shipment on September 17, 2018. Please contact your supplier to see the exact percentage of increase, based on your current needs   Appvion Tag Price Announcement…


Appvion is announcing a price increase on direct thermal Point of Sale products sold Globally.  Effective on shipments on Monday, October 1, 2018 Appvion will increase prices on direct thermal Point of Sale products by 4%   Appvion POS Price Increase Letter 100118


OAKLAND, CA, July 31, 2018 (RISI) – Citing “greater than expected” raw material cost pressure, thermal papermaker Koehler set a 4% price increase on the entire basis weight range of its KTFA grades, effective with Oct. 1 shipments. At the same time, Koehler letter that its thermal paper manufacturing…


International trade agreements currently being negotiated could have additional impacts on the price of thermal paper. If tariffs are levied against imports to the U.S. from China, as reported by The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, it could increase commodity POS and possibly other grades by 3% to 5%….


In a time where we don’t need any more bad news regarding the thermal market, Appvion has announced that they have been notified by their film supplier that there will be a 3 week interruption in film availability. This will be effecting orders being placed on Polythermal. We have…