Our History


Who We Are

Dixie Paper Company Inc. serves the Ark-La-Tex region by distributing janitorial, sanitary maintenance and paper products, office supplies and industrial chemicals. Our commitment to providing quality products at competitive prices and our dedication to outstanding service has helped us become a regional industry leader. We are able to provide next-day delivery to the entire Ark-La-Tex area from our two offices in Minden, Louisiana and Tyler, Texas. We hope that this website provides you with valuable information about who we are, what we do and why we love our business.

Where We Came From

Dixie Paper Company Inc. was established May 1, 1976 by Huey and Marjorie Horn and their sons, Tim and Andy. With great commitment, hard work and sacrifice, Huey and Marjorie’s goal was simply to care for their family, employees and valued customers. The company began by Huey selling products in the Shreveport, Louisiana area. His great knowledge of the paper industry and business acumen were undeniably intuitive and visionary. Marjorie’s grace, kindness and positive character were a great blessing to the business’ success as she managed the office. Tim and Andy were initially responsible for warehousing and delivery. Eventually, Huey and Marjorie contained their duties to business management and sent Tim and Andy out to make sales calls. Business began to thrive.


Where We’re Going

More than 30 years later, we still hold to the values that Huey and Marjorie modeled for us. We hold high regard for our modest beginnings and are greatly humbled by the growth and success that we’ve seen over the years. We are proudly committed to our customers, vendors and employees for years to come. Relationships with these people are what set us apart.


As an employer of about 150 people, Dixie Paper Company Inc. truly believes that our people make the difference. We see it as our responsibility to provide each member of the Dixie Paper Company Inc. team with the means to be knowledgeable, highly trained, competent and caring employees. We strive to foster a culture that creates enduring relationships based on professionalism, teamwork and trust. We have confidence in our employees to communicate those qualities to our customers every day.

My experience in working with Dixie Paper Company has been an easy, enjoyable process because of the personal, hands-on service I receive from my sales representative. Dixie Paper Company’s service is everything. They always add a personal touch.”

Marvin Street, Holmes European Motors, Shreveport, LA


Dixie Paper Company Inc. proudly represents more than 200 vendors and maintains an inventory of over 2,000 items from the largest and most respected manufacturers in the industry. We tailor our inventory to the specific needs of our customers for the fastest possible delivery. In fact, we provide next-day delivery to our entire service area on most products. Dixie Paper Company Inc. is continually committed to providing the finest, most reliable products in our industry and the service to back up that commitment. Our exceptional standards of excellence are the key to providing customers with quality products from quality vendors.


So what does all this mean for the customer? It’s simple. Dixie Paper Company Inc. provides customers with caring service, quick and accurate delivery, and quality products at the most competitive prices. We have the means to do so because we’re careful to surround ourselves with a team of dedicated employees and reliable vendors. We have the desire to do so because we realize that success comes from loyal customers.