Divisions: North America

Specialty Materials

Specialty Materials provides extraordinary depth in the development, supply and application of specialty papers, chemicals and nonporous materials. What’s more, our well-established expertise in specialty paper technology, markets and manufacturing helps our customers get the right materials quickly. 

Specialty Materials

Division Profile

Specialty Materials is the technological, product innovation, sales and marketing leader in the global distribution of specialty papers and materials for manufacturers and end users. We bring together specialty papers, media, chemical and nonporous materials with innovative substrate applications and solutions for a variety of industries. Our worldwide manufacturing and extensive supply chain expertise helps:

  • Commercial printers
  • Wide format printers
  • Non-commercial print uses, including industrial, electronic, coaters, laminators and converters

These customers rely on our design process thinking to help them identify overarching problems with supply, application, or technology, and to provide solutions that drive positive results. In addition, because we work with a diverse range of customers worldwide, we can often apply what’s worked in one region to known problems in another. Our experienced professionals also have access to global resources, including warehousing, distribution, financing, and suppliers for even the most hard-to-find substrates.

Competitive Advantages

Focus on Non-traditional Paper and Materials
Since specialty papers and substrates are all we do, we can offer high degree of expertise, backed by solutions customized to your business.

Dynamic Collaboration
We drive value by partnering with suppliers to support innovation, efficiency and technological advancement. We also partner with our customers to give them the benefit of our global sourcing, outsized buying power, and unmatched expertise.

Full-time Technical Support
You can get clear guidance on products, processes and applications from our technical experts. They also provide in-depth knowledge on related areas, including coating and converting.


  • Coating base papers
  • Decorative laminate base stock
  • Digital imaging papers
    • High speed ink jet
    • Ink jet papers and films
    • Wide format
    • Dye sublimation
    • Photo
  • Electronic and functional materials
    • Electronic papers
    • Capacitor paper
    • Carrier tapes
    • Cover tapes
    • Chemicals for electronic component manufacturing
    • Chemicals for adhesives, papermaking, and laminating
    • Automotive headliner material
    • Automotive sound deadening material
  • Flexible packaging and labels
    • Paper
    • Film: PE, PET, BOPP, PI
    • Barrier films: BOPP, Nylon, PET
    • Retort
  • Food grade papers
    • Wraps
    • Baking
    • Sandwich
    • Light weight
  • Industrial laminates base stock
  • Interleaving papers
  • Label base papers
    • Metalized paper
    • Wet strength
    • Synthetic papers
    • Direct thermal label papers
    • Thermal transfer label papers
    • Ink jet label papers and films
  • Masking and tape base papers
  • Medical papers
  • Non-woven
  • Saturated papers
  • Release papers
    • SCK
    • Glassine
    • CCK
  • Wall paper base stock

Contact Us

Specialty Materials: 1-212-301-0005


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