Papertec Awarded GSA, will Supply Converted Paper Products to Federal Agencies

Dec 12, 2012, 07:30 ET from Papertec Inc.

GARFIELD, N.J., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Papertec Inc.(PAPERTEC), one of the country's leading converters and distributors of specialty papers, films and board, is pleased to announce that they have been awarded a GSA Schedule 81 contract (GS-02F-0162X) and are now certified to supply converted paper products to the Federal Government. Acknowledging the growth in federal spending through the GSA, Papertec has placed their wide selection of paper products, tapes, and wraps on the government's electronic ordering system, GSA Advantage!®.

"This schedule opens up significantly more markets throughout the country and affords us an opportunity to provide federal agencies with significant cost savings from locally produced products," states Kevin Bielen, VP Production of Papertec Inc. He continues: "Our GSA schedule will expand our reach beyond the federal government to numerous state and municipal governments as we can now offer them our vast selection of products at fixed government pricing."

Papertec has identified a significant need for wax paper among federal agencies. The locally sourced and converted paper is 100% Made in the USA. They can supply agencies with bulk rolls (18" x 1,228') or sheets ranging from 1" to 50". Other unique papers of interest to federal agencies include a specialized grade of onion skin that is approved for use by the US government and meets DoD military spec P-157A. This particular grade is used in the production of military flares, munitions, and detonators.

Papertec is one of the largest sources of release paper and films on the East Coast. Their general purpose PET films are offered in a wide variety of types for use in hundreds of different applications. Contract converting on Papertec's entire paper and film inventory is available including slitting, sheeting and die cutting to fit the most stringent requirements. Papertec also offers a wide variety of sealing tapes and films reinforced and non-reinforced paper carton sealing tape.

About Papertec Inc.:
PAPERTEC is one of the world's leading distributors of plug board, specialty papers and films. The PAPERTEC family has been involved in the paper industry for more than 85 years. Through the years they have grown as a company and are able to provide their customers with the best products available. Papertec's customer driven commitment guarantees one hundred percent customer satisfaction on all of their products. Visit for more information.

Contact for Papertec Inc.:  Kevin Bielen, VP Production at (888) 444-9911

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