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A Letter of Gratitude

November 2, 2018

Gratitude is a funny thing.  When we are at our peak, celebrating our best moments, we often stop and give thanks for our blessings.  But what about the moments in which we struggle, the moments that try us, that dare to disrupt our routine, our inner being or our “mojo?”  I am a huge believer […]

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City Paper’s Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

September 29, 2018

As we near the end of September and begin the month of October, City Paper is launching a new campaign called 31 Days of Pink Promo. Many people are aware that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and we want to dedicate this time to spreading awareness, facts and reminders for people to take care […]

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Creativity is the name of the game

August 31, 2018

Creativity and strategic creative thinking can sometimes take over a planning meeting and usually happens when we least expect it. Dare I say we never plan for it? At the risk of bragging, our creative team consists of a group of Don Draper’s, sans all of his drama. We never know which corner our next […]

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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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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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