Papersmith & Son

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Are you looking for paper that is chic, environmentally friendly, exclusive and trendy? Papersmith & Son has it all – an option to suit the most refined taste. We locally stock some of the leading brands from the most established mills around the world.

Our range offers a wide array of weights, colours and textures suitable for a myriad of applications for the hotel industry. We have papers suitable for all your stationery requirements; door hangers, packaging, brochures, tags, menus, invitations, room directories, visitor cards, vouchers, gift bags or postcards.

Papersmith & Son incorporates the freshness of a small merchant with a wealth of experience and the support of some of the largest and oldest paper mills in the world.

Our greatest advantage is our ability to give outstanding service to our clients as well as technical support and valuable advice.

We also offer a free sampling service to allow you to see how the paper options you select will look once you have printed your designs, and a full library of printed samples showing examples of how certain techniques work on the grades.

Papersmith & Son is geared around designers, who recognise quality paper, incorporate it into their design, and thus require a special and dedicated service.

This mixture of innovation, experience and support allows Papersmith & Son to be the "Creative merchant for creative people"

Caring for the environment continues to grow important whether in business or personal life, we all want to know more about the issues that affect our choices of what we buy and who we buy from.

At Papersmith & Son, we are aware of these issues and continue to work to reduce the environmental impact of our operations, as well as developing product ranges with sound environmental credentials.

We are proud to represent some of the most environmentally friendly mills from around the world. To mention just a few products; Cyclus from Arjo Wiggins, is considered to be the most environmentally friendly paper in the world scoring an incredible 98 points on the WWF Paper Scorecard. Trend White and Evolution White are the only 100% recycled copier paper available in the South African market and a great way to show your commitment to the environment. Rock Paper is a semi-synthetic paper made from stones, ensuring that no trees are cut down during manufacturing. Respecta 100 is a clean white coated sheet made entirely from post-consumer waste.

Papersmith & Son has achieved Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC™) certification (FSC-C0100417) since 2010 and can provide an ever-growing choice of certified papers.

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