NewPage Corporation (NewPage) announced the expansion of its economy coated digital paper brand, Blazer Digital, to now include 130 lb. gloss and satin cover. Blazer Digital offers a 90 brightness and pleasing blue-white shade for end-use applications such as direct mail, brochures, flyers, postcards, books, magazines and catalogs.
“Our print customers have been asking for an economical coated digital paper that can utilize the maximum 350 grams per square meter (GSM) that is seen on today’s high volume digital presses and we are excited to be able to meet their needs,” said Dennis Essary, director, Digital Papers for NewPage.
With a gloss caliper of 13.0 and satin caliper of 15.4, Blazer Digital 130 lb. is designed for applications when a thicker, more substantial sheet is desired. In addition to the new 130 lb. covers, Blazer Digital offers a full range of weights in both a gloss and satin finish including 80 lb./7 pt. and 100 lb./9 pt. gloss cover and 80 lb./9 pt. satin cover guaranteed for direct mail postal requirements. Blazer Digital products are manufactured in North America, are Lacey Act compliant and third-party chain-of-custody certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) schemes.
Blazer Digital provides unparalleled performance on dry and liquid toner, production color laser printers and digital offset technologies. It is Xerox iGen guaranteed as well as HP Indigo certified and Kodak NexPress qualified by Rochester Institute of Technology.