February 18, 2015

Agreement advances Mac Papers’ packaging offering, adding the premier manufacturer of pressure-sensitive tapes as company’s second core tape supplier

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. (Feb. 18, 2015) – Mac Papers today announced it is now a full-line distributor of Shurtape Technologies, LLC, a leading manufacturer of pressure-sensitive tapes. The company now offers Shurtape’s full range of tapes, tape applicators and dispensers to better meet the packaging needs of its customers.

To ensure expertise in Shurtape’s full product line, Mac Papers’ sales force and packaging specialists are training on the capabilities of Shurtape’s tapes and equipment.

“As Mac Papers continues to grow its packaging business, it is vital to add premier suppliers and products,” said Chris McCabe, Director of Packaging for Mac Papers. “Shurtape is an outstanding partner and we look forward to working together. This agreement will only strengthen Mac Papers’ ability to deliver the highest-quality and most cost-effective packaging solutions.”

Based in Hickory, N.C., Shurtape is a privately owned company serving a variety of markets, from packaging and painting to HVAC and transportation. Its products include masking, paper, cloth, duct, foil, film, packaging, double-coated and other specialty tapes, as well as packaging dispensers and equipment for automated and manual packaging applications.

To learn more about packaging at Mac Papers, visit macpapers.com. Follow Mac Papers on Twitter @macpapers.

Media Contact
Travis Hill
904-348-3237
travis.hill@macpapers.com

About Shurtape®
Shurtape®, Hickory, N.C., is an industry-leading producer of pressure-sensitive tapes designed to meet the most exacting standards. Products include masking and paper, foil and film, packaging, double-coated, cloth and duct, and other specialty tape products, in addition to packaging dispensers and equipment for automated and manual packaging applications. Recognized as a Responsible Tape Manufacturer by the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council (PSTC), Shurtape proudly serves a variety of markets, from painting and packaging to HVAC and transportation, with facilities in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico, Peru, United Arab Emirates and China. For more information, visit shurtape.com, find us on Facebook® (facebook.com/Shurtape) or follow us on Twitter® (@shurtapetech).

About Mac Papers
Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., Mac Papers is one of the largest wholesale distributors in the Southeast U.S. The company is a distribution partner for paper, wide format printing, graphics, packaging, facility solutions and office products. Mac Papers works with best-in-class suppliers to help businesses and consumers deliver quality results, improve efficiency and increase their bottom line. The company operates 22 branch locations and 18 Mini Mac retail stores across nine states in the Southeast. Mac Papers is a third-generation, family-owned and operated business founded in 1965. For more information, please visit MacPapers.com.