About GPC - General Paper Company - (225) 291-7827 | 11091 Airline Highway | Baton Rouge, LA 70816-6002

The History of General Paper Company

General Paper Company opened its doors in 1946 as a paper and cleaning supplies distributor. In 2000, Ann and Todd Gerald acquired General Paper; a family owned and operated business. Today General is a Woman Owned Business servicing Baton Rouge and the surrounding communities within a 100 mile radius.

For more than 65 years we have been known for our quality products from reputable vendors, our knowledgeable and friendly sales consultants, as well as our reliable quality service.

More Than Paper

General Paper offers a full line of Janitorial Chemicals & Supplies, Floor Care & Carpet Machines, Food Service Disposables & Supplies, Packaging Supplies, Retail Packaging, Safety and Skin Care Products.

Our showroom welcomes commercial and residential customers. We educate and train our customers on the care of and techniques required to maintain their facilities with cost efficient, effective options. We service what we sell.

General Paper values the fact our customers have come to know us as the company.

"Where Service is Always in Stock"

Industries Served

  • Building Service Contractors
  • Casinos
  • Churches
  • Convenience Stores
  • Day Cares
  • Foodservice
  • Government Agencies
  • Grocery Stores
  • Healthcare Facilities
  • Hotels
  • Industrial Facilities
  • Janitorial
  • Offices
  • Retail
  • Schools
  • Seafood Markets
  • Truck Stops

General Paper accommodates national business through our member-owner association with Afflink Business Services which is comprised more than 500 independent member-owner distribution centers across North America.

General Paper is a member of International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA), and the Louisiana Restaurant Association.