Ariva® Announces Pearlescent and Metallic Papers Certified for Use with Color-Logic

Ariva® Announces Pearlescent and Metallic Papers Certified
for Use with Color-Logic Process Metallic Color System™
Ariva® partners with CTI Paper USA and Color-Logic to certify compatibility

COVINGTON, KY — Ariva®, North America’s premier source of innovative business communication solutions, today announced that six pearlescent and metallic papers manufactured by CTI Papers USA and available from Ariva® have been certified by Color-Logic for use on its Process Metallic Color System™.

Included in the certification are CTI’s Aspire Petallics® Autumn Hay, Beargrass and Silver Ore 98 lb. cover, Aspire Petallics® Pearl and Snow Willow 105 lb. cover, and Currency® Digital Pearlescent 10pt. cover. These products were tested by Color-Logic and found to comply fully with the company’s Process Metallic Color System on Indigo cut sheet printers. The Process Metallic Color System enables printers to consistently and reliably print CMYK process metallic colors and special effects using their existing equipment and print workflows.

“We understand that graphic designers and digital print professionals need creative, new ways to stand out from the crowd and satisfy their customers’ needs. That’s why Ariva® worked closely with CTI and Color-Logic to test and certify these exciting pearlescent and metallic papers for use with the Color-Logic Process Metallic Color System,” said Mark Shaneyfelt, Vice President of Marketing for Ariva®. “We want to ensure our customers can specify these innovative media with complete confidence. It’s just another example of Ariva®’s leadership in digital media giving our customers a creative and competitive edge.”

About Ariva®
Ariva®, a business of Domtar Corporation (NYSE/TSX: UFS), is a leading provider of products and solutions that help organizations communicate and collaborate more effectively. Ariva®a builds on its rich heritage as one of North America’s premier sources for high-quality paper, packaging, and graphics supplies. Ariva® is a leader in sustainable paper solutions, with FSC®, SFI and PEFC Chain of Custody Certification. The company has 22 locations throughout North America.

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) designs, manufactures, markets and distributes a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication papers, specialty and packaging papers and adult incontinence products. The foundation of its business is a network of world class wood fiber converting assets that produce papergrade, fluff and specialty pulps. The majority of its pulp production is consumed internally to manufacture paper and consumer products. Domtar is the largest integrated marketer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America with recognized brands such as Cougar®, Lynx® Opaque Ultra, Husky® Opaque Offset, First Choice® and Domtar EarthChoice®. Domtar is also a leading marketer and producer of a complete line of incontinence care products marketed primarily under the Attends® brand name. Domtar owns and operates Ariva®, an extensive network of strategically located paper and printing supplies distribution facilities. In 2011, Domtar had sales of US$5.6 billion from nearly 50 countries. The Company employs approximately 8,700 people. To learn more, please visit

About Color-LogicTM
Color-Logic™ develops color communication systems and software tool sets for a variety of special effect printing applications. Color-Logic™ provides brand owners, product managers, corporations, and their advertising agencies the ability to differentiate themselves and their clients with a simple print production process that yields dramatic results. Color-Logic™ decorative effects utilize the existing workflows of printers and designers, yielding dynamic results without the use of special equipment. Color-Logic™ supports the value of print and works with designers
and printers to enhance their printed media. For more information, visit or call 513-258-0047.

For more information, contact:
Dan Chadwell, Ariva® Business Manager–Digital Media & New Technologies, at

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