A division of International Paper has taken over paper and packaging products distributor Southern Oregon Paper and Packaging on Medford's Rossanley Drive.

A division of International Paper has taken over paper and packaging products distributor Southern Oregon Paper and Packaging on Medford's Rossanley Drive.

Southern Oregon Paper and Packaging owner Mike Running will stay on as a salesman for the division, xpedx.

"This expansion will enhance xpedx's service offering in Southern Oregon, and will add sales volume in a market that offers growth through 2010 and in the future, "said Todd M. Thompson, Northwest general manager for xpedx.

— Staff reports