NPTA Alliance Launches New Web site

July 6, 2009
CHICAGO–The NPTA Alliance, formerly the National Paper Trade Association, says its new Web site is a more comprehensive source for the paper and packaging industries.

The new site, located at, features the NPTA Alliance Supply Chain Academy, powered by Accenture, which offers hundreds of online courses.

In addition, the new NPTA Supplier Search, developed in partnership with MultiView Inc., provides a complete listing of suppliers to the paper and packaging industries. Financial Benchmarking and Industry Analysis, powered by iLumen Financial Information Network, offers members online access to industry trends and peer-group comparisons.

Economic Data, supplied by the Industry for Trend Research, provides quarterly economic outlook reports that correlate macroeconomic data to specific product categories directly related to the paper and packaging industry.

And, Advocacy Information, provided in partnership with the American Forest and Paper Association, supplies current information on issues before the U.S. Congress.