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A Great Team Makes for a GREAT Company!

April 19, 2018

We are not perfect – no company truly is.  That being said, we strive for perfection every day.  It’s a wonderful feeling when your employees are the ones who contribute their feedback to a survey that let’s us know we are doing pretty great.  Happy employees are what we believe it’s all about and our […]

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City Paper Podcast – Emily DelMarco – Ep. 3

April 18, 2018

In this episode we talk to our Account Manager, Emily DelMarco about her work. Tune and in find out what her take is on this ever changing industry.  

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City Paper Podcast – Episode 2 – Drew Greer

April 2, 2018

City Paper Podcast – Episode 2 is now up! On this episode, we talked to the one and only, Drew Greer from SanMar. We learned a little bit about what new trends and styles are in now. Tune in to find out!    

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The Layered Style Guide

February 19, 2018

Trends aren’t just in retail, they’re appropriate for the workplace too.  Even business casual can even be confused for “athliesure” these days.  And let’s face it, we spend the majority of our time in our “work-wear” so we should fee confident, but also comfortable. This retail trends Style Mash-Up shows us affordable, trendy and comfortable […]

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SIX TRICKS TO BE A SHARK IN A SEA OF MINNOWS

January 26, 2018

Advice from Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary for entrepreneurs and working professionals by Emily DelMarco —- If you reach way (way) back to your childhood summers, you might remember the swimming pool game, “Sharks & Minnows.”  If you can’t remember, don’t worry – it’s basically a tag-style game of predator and prey.  The predator has the […]

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A Reflection on 2017…

December 29, 2017

  As I take in these last few days of 2017, it’s hard not to reflect on the past 363 days and all of the joy, challenges, celebrations, obstacles, and success this year has brought.  City Paper Company celebrated its 120th anniversary this past July.  We hit a milestone of longevity that most family businesses […]

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We love seeing our customers succeed

September 11, 2017

A major part of City Paper’s business is selling promotional packaging. It may not seem like a big deal, who cares about a bag and tissue paper, right? But actually, a lot of careful thought and consideration go into finding the right fit between the customer and the packaging they need for their business.  Take […]

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YOU can HELP!

September 1, 2017

We are all thinking it – how do I help? How can I give back from 4 states away? What if that was my home or my family? It’s our time to show support through thoughts and donations. Here’s your chance to donate to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. If you are able, please donate $10 […]

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City Paper’s Summer Intern Tells All

June 25, 2017

Hello! My name is Savannah Bridges and I am a Summer Marketing Intern here at City Paper Company. I am going to be a senior at The University of Alabama where I am studying Marketing with a concentration in Professional Sales. On campus, I serve as the Recruitment and Marketing Vice President for Alpha Delta […]

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The Best Kind of Promotion

April 12, 2017

One of our local Birmingham Account Executives, Nadav Raviv, was recognized in Promo Marketing magazine for recently providing an environmentally friendly solution at the right time.  The added bonus that made this project worthy of “Best Promotion” is the promotional solution helped volunteers in the community with clean up efforts.  The article details the importance […]

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