PAPER ADD/MODIFY UNITS HELP PAGE
 
When listing paper or envelopes in our Shopping System, you must select a unit of sale which can be one of the following (some of which are applicable only to roll or sheet paper):
  1. /LOT - Use this option when you only want to sell the entire lot. Provide the desired total price and total weight. If selling sheet paper, provide the total number of sheets so when can calulate the /M price.

  2. /CWT - Use this option when you want to sell sheet or roll paper in units of 1 or more 100 lbs. Provide the desired /cwt price and define the total pounds (which the form will divide by 100 to calculate the number of "cwt" units.

  3. /ROLL - Use this option when you are selling rolls whose approximate diameter and, therefore, weight are close to identical. Provide a per roll unit price and average weight (which the form will use to calculate the /cwt price.

  4. /SHEET - Use this option when you are selling sheet paper and are willing to sell any number of sheets from 1 to the total number of sheets. Provide the desired price per sheet and pounds per sheet (the form will calculate the /M price). Use the links at the bottom of the form to access our paper calculators if needed.

  5. /M - Use this option when you are selling sheet paper or envelopes and want to sell them only in multiples of one thousand. Provide the number of thousands (ie 10 if the total quantity is 10,000), pounds per thousand and /M prices.

  6. /SKID - Use this option when you are selling sheet paper or envelopes and want to sell them only in units of one or more skids. Define the number of skids, pounds/skid and desire price/skid. In the description field you might define the number of sheets per skid.

  7. /CARTON - Use this option when you are selling sheet paper or envelopes and want to sell them only in units of one or more cartons. Define the number of cartons, pounds/carton and desire price/carton. In the description field you might define the number of sheets or envelopes per carton.

  8. /PALLET - Use this option when you are selling sheet paper or envelopes and want to sell them only in units of one or more pallets. Define the number of pallets, pounds/pallet and desire price/pallet. In the description field you might define the number of sheets or envelopes per carto, and the number of cartons per pallet.

Please contact us if you have other questions or use one of the links below to access any of our paper calculators.
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