I'm Brian French. My family has manufactured paper in Niles, Michigan for over 140 years and six generations.

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Established in 1871, the family-owned French Paper Company is one of the last American, small, independent paper mills. Since 1922, all French Papers are made using 100% renewable electricity generated by French’s own green hydroelectric plant (saving over one million barrels of fossil fuels to date). French manufactures premium custom paper for graphic arts, printing, packaging, writing, text, cover, specialty, and gift applications. French’s products are used in corporate brochures, pocket folders, corporate annual reports, advertising inserts, direct mail, business cards, hang tags, posters, scrapbooks, corporate identity programs, invitations, personal stationery, labels, and high-end packaging for point-of-purchase advertising.

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