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About Mac Papers and Packaging

One of the largest wholesale distributors in the southeastern United States, Mac Papers and Packaging is a trusted distribution partner for paper and print, packaging materials and equipment, wide format products and equipment, facility supplies and office products. The company also converts and prints an extensive range of standard and custom envelopes at its state-of-the-art converting facility in Jacksonville, Florida.

The First Coast city is also home to the company’s headquarters office. Founded in 1965, Mac Papers and Packaging operates distribution centers and Mini Mac® retail stores throughout the Southeast, ensuring our reach and capabilities are extensive. Wherever and whenever you call on Mac Papers and Packaging, you know you can count on the benefits that come from our commitment to providing exceptional local management, inventory and sales expertise.

With the recent addition of Dependable Packaging Solutions to the Mac Papers and Packaging team, we’ve expanded our capabilities, strength and expertise with a full suite of products and services for the floral and agriculture industries and the addition of a fully-integrated box conversion and production facility.

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Backed by Private Capital

Mac Papers and Packaging is owned by a private investment company with $2.7 billion in committed capital that invests in middle-market businesses in the manufacturing, industrial, distribution and consumer products sectors.

Proud History

In 1965, Frank and Tom McGehee, sons of the founder of the Jacksonville Paper Company, established Mac Papers. Frank and Tom believed that success is achieved by offering unsurpassed expertise, a wide array of products from best-in-class suppliers and personal service to all customers. In the early days, our slogan was “paper is all we do.” Over the past 55 years, Mac Papers has strategically grown the company, investing in new lines of business through acquisitions and talent.


Brand Pillars – Ideas to Power Your Business

Mac Papers and Packaging offers more value than just the products it sells. What kind of ideas? From expert engineers who design custom end-to-end packaging solutions to tailored inventory management at distribution facilities, Mac Papers and Packaging focuses on delivering creative solutions that support customers’ business goals. Across its enterprise, the company is committed to solving problems and building solutions that answer the challenges customers face every day. These ideas are represented best with the following brand pillars:

Mac Papers and Packaging is committed to delivering ideas that make working easier. Our supply chain management enables consolidation of products and services while leveraging total spend. Whether it’s our forecasting tools, updated e-commerce offering, account management tools, design and automation capabilities or Just-in-Time delivery, Mac Papers and Packaging customizes solutions to meet unique customer needs. We cut down the stress, so you can focus on the business at hand.

Mac Papers has evolved with the times. Our company has grown to become a trusted distribution partner for paper, packaging, wide format, facility supplies and office products. This makes it easy for customers to streamline procurement costs and purchase a wide variety of products, equipment and services from a single, reliable partner.

Even the smallest details can improve efficiency and reduce costs for customers. That’s why our experts are trained to help find the best paper for the job, the fastest full-line integrated packaging system or the strongest print workflow network. Combine that expertise with the strength of the Mac Papers supply chain and catalog of available products, and customers can be confident that savings can be found.

If a customer needs a product by tomorrow, we’re on it. The value of our distribution network is in its flexibility. Our customers have access to inventory and services at our branch and retail stores located throughout the Southeast. That flexibility extends to our sales team, which has the freedom to make local, real-time decisions. We work with customers, one-on-one, to create the most valuable solution.

Mac Papers has a well-earned reputation for honest, expert service. The company was built in part on the strength of its relationships with customers and suppliers. Day to day, it means our responsive and reliable team gives customers the kind of personalized attention they want. In the big picture, we have the experience and expertise to introduce new materials through installation of a complete new line of an operation.

Each brand pillar is a commitment Mac Papers and Packaging makes to every customer. Together, they’re ideas to power your business.

Our Mission

To be the most dependable, valued and respected distribution partner for paper and print, packaging, wide format, facility supplies and office products, with a reputation for supporting best-in-class suppliers to help our customers deliver quality results, boost efficiency and improve their bottom line.

Our Values

Integrity – We do the right thing – even when no one is looking.

Stewardship – We give back to our community and care for our environment.

Loyalty – The strength of the Team is founded in our loyalty to each other.

Speed – We act urgently but not recklessly.

Resilience – We show grit and perseverance in all that we do.

Empathy – We seek to understand and put ourselves in the other person’s shoes.

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Count on the benefits that come from our commitment to providing exceptional local management, inventory and sales expertise.


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