Introducing Highlander™ Coated Cover

Highlander High Yield C1S and Highlander C2S serve printed packaging and folding carton markets

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (July 27, 2017) – Mac Papers, one of the largest merchant distributors in the Southeast U.S., announced today that it is launching Highlander™ coated cover for packaging and high-end graphics applications. The product line includes Highlander™ High Yield C1S coated cover and Highlander™ C2S coated cover.

Highlander High Yield C1S coated cover offers the lowest basis weights in the industry, delivering significant savings in upfront costs and freight. Highlander C2S coated cover is engineered to hold up to the most advanced two-sided print techniques and was manufactured without optical brighteners, ensuring lasting visual integrity. Both products are FDA-approved for direct food contact, offer the same brightness in all calipers, and provide continuity of shade and excellent printability.

“Mac Papers’ introduction of Highlander coated cover is closely aligned with our commitment to help commercial print customers successfully compete in the growing printed packaging and folding carton markets,” said Printed Packaging and Paperboard Director of Sales, Graham Riley. “Highlander High Yield offers a significant cost savings advantage and both products have FDA direct food contact approval, further broadening the range of applications to the food industry.”

To learn more about Highlander coated cover and use the cost savings calculator, please visit or contact [email protected].

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 and print, packaging, facility supplies 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 locations and 16 retail stores across nine states in the Southeast. Mac Papers is a third generation, family-owned and operated business founded in 1965. Our sister company Mac Papers Envelope Converters converts and prints an extensive range of standard and custom envelopes – over 14 million per day – utilizing the latest in equipment and technology. For more information, please visit or follow us on Twitter.

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