Neenah Paper posts 16% sales increase

Neenah Paper posted second quarter net sales of $211.7 million, up 16% from $182.9 million reported in the same period of 2011, according to a report in the Appleton Post Crescent.

According to the report, the company’s six-month sales through June 30 reached $409.9 million, up from $355.6 million through the end of June 2011.

The company employs about 600 people at mills in Appleton, Neenah and Stevens Point.