Your Source for Printing News, Industry Perspective, New Materials and much more. It is the Road Less Printed, after all.

What’s a print company doing with a blog? Our passion is discussing print, showcasing clients, uncovering interesting applications and marketing trends. You never know what you might find, but at a minimum, we’ll seek to educate, entertain and put a smile on your face.

  • Guest entries from customers and vendors
  • Innovative installations to grow your business
  • Employee achievement and team spotlights
  • Marketing tips and much more.

Our goal is to share information that is interesting, answers your questions and helps you make decisions about the printing services you need.Have a topic you would like us to discuss? We are all ears.

Who’s Your Caddy?

What began as an easy par-three-project turned out to be one of the most memorable and interesting print jobs I have ever worked on since joining Cushing.

And it was almost as challenging as crawling out of a sand trap.

Rosewood Restaurant called with a request to have a special menu scanned…

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Stomp Of Approval

Six short weeks after my wife was promoted last summer, we packed our bags, sold our Charlotte home, dusted off the heavy winter coats and landed at O’Hare.

Who knew I’d be visiting Cushing’s River North office several weeks later to interview for an open marketing manager position?

There were many reasons…

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Your Own Large Format Printer?

If you are under 40 you won’t believe this:

20 years ago you would never have had a color inkjet printer at home.  The idea that you could print in color off your laptop or print 4” x 6” photos from a phone or desktop was inconceivable.
15 years ago the cost…

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