Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Space Paper: A Brief Introduction to Neenah’s Astrobrights

The Launch Pad: What are Astrobrights?

Stars?  Meteors? Zodiac signs? 

Nope—they’re papers.  (As you probably already knew if you clicked on this headline.)

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

5 Things Your Business Should Be Doing to Save Time and Increase Efficiency

This article is the first in a series on Lean Manufacturing.  Check back later for more to come!

At first glance, the lobby of Desert Paper & Envelope, Co. looks like any other business lobby: a tall front desk, a few chairs for visitors to wait in, a smattering of samples.  An end table with glass globes gaffed by the CEO adds a personal touch, and the scent of citrus-sage melts into the air from a flameless candle.  But walk around that front desk, to the receptionist’s seat, and you’ll find labels.  Everywhere.  “LEFT MONITOR” and “RIGHT MONITOR” are stuck to the surface of the desk.  Her name adorns every movable object—stapler, scissors, tape dispenser. 

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Desert Dads

Dads.  You know Dads.  They make bad jokes and watch football and change tires.  There are a million different stereotypes about Dads.  And although Father’s Day is sometimes about that, this post is about real dads, and the ways that they’ve influenced their children’s lives, and the mementos we keep to remind ourselves of them (spoiler alert: they’re all paper).

Today, in honor of the coming holiday, a few Desert employees share the paper tokens of their relationships with their fathers, sons, and daughters.