Dixon Ticonderoga Company and Schoolgirl Style™ Announce Partnership
Dixon Ticonderoga’s Fadeless Paper to create bulletin board paper line to complement Schoolgirl Style classroom décor collections
Appleton, Wisconsin – The Dixon Ticonderoga Company brand Fadeless® Paper, the maker of quality fade-resistant bulletin board paper, and Schoolgirl Style™, the popular classroom décor brand founded by Melanie Ralbusky, have entered a strategic partnership that will result in the production of stylish bulletin board paper to complement the Schoolgirl Style portfolio of classroom décor.
This collaboration brings together the creativity and design of Schoolgirl Style and the manufacturing capabilities and distribution channels of Fadeless Paper. This ensures the foundation bulletin board paper of the Schoolgirl Style collections will be available across the country.
“Partnering with Schoolgirl Style empowers the Fadeless Paper brand to offer additional designs and colors that are on trend and are what teachers want in their classroom,” said Erika Thomas, Brand Manager of Fadeless Paper. “We know Melanie’s designs create inspirational learning spaces and we are excited to collaborate and complement her collections with quality Fadeless paper.”
Through the co-branding effort, teachers have access to beautiful, affordable papers made in the United States. Drawing on two decades of teaching, Melanie truly understands what teachers need to create environments in which students thrive. These new papers will coordinate beautifully with many popular themes across the marketplace and with the Schoolgirl Style collections.
“As someone who purchased Fadeless paper as a teacher, I am incredibly excited to have the opportunity to bring my designs to life with this iconic brand,” said Melanie Ralbusky, Founder and Creative Director of Schoolgirl Style. “It’s a dynamic partnership of design and the highest quality bulletin board paper on the market today.”
The first collection of items in the line will be available in 2023.
About Schoolgirl Style™
For over twenty years Melanie Ralbusky brought her passion and creativity to the classroom while teaching at the elementary level. Today, she shares that same commitment with an even greater audience by enhancing educational spaces through her vibrant design brand, Schoolgirl Style.
About Fadeless® Paper
Fadeless Paper has been the choice of discerning teachers for more than 50 years because of its bold colors and acid-free qualities, making it resistant to fading, so designs can stand the test of time. Fadeless prides itself in being environmentally friendly and has always been made in the United States. Fadeless is perfect for when you want to Create a Space for Joy!
About Dixon Ticonderoga Company
At Dixon Ticonderoga Company, we enable students, thinkers, and artists to transform their visions into realities. We do this because we believe creativity can change the world. This is why we produce the world’s best pencil, the finest art papers, premium art supplies, craft essentials and more … to give everyone the tools and confidence to put pencil to paper, make that first brush stroke or share his or her ideas. Dixon Ticonderoga Company. The Catalyst of Creativity.
Kevin M. Brown
Senior Manager, Communications Strategy
Dixon Ticonderoga Company
Office: (920) 750-6734
Cell: (920) 216-2407