Glens Falls, N.Y. - Finch Paper and French Paper Company have announced that French has joined Finch Paper Holdings. Finch Paper is a premier, vertically integrated paper manufacturer specializing in high-bright, uncoated papers for North American printing and converting markets. French Paper, based in Michigan, manufactures premium custom paper for graphic arts, printing, packaging, writing, text, cover, specialty, and gift applications. Together, they will offer customers a superior array of fine uncoated paper products.
"We are very pleased to share that French Paper Company has joined Finch Paper Holdings, creating a unique partnership that represents over 300 years of papermaking excellence. With this partnership, we are bringing together two outstanding teams," said Deba Mukherjee, President and CEO of Finch Paper.
"Finch and French have similar histories as iconic paper companies. We are each a pillar in the community we call home, a trusted employer and a manufacturing leader. We are delighted to welcome the French team to our Finch family," added Mukherjee.
While French Paper has joined Finch Paper Holdings, the companies will continue to operate individually.
"We are excited about combining the many strengths and resources of Finch with our own and creating a business that will provide outstanding service to current and future customers," said Jerry French, CEO of French Paper Company.