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.

A Call to Contacts

Ever have one of those nights?  Wake up at 3:30 a.m., watch the ceiling fan spin and can’t fall back asleep.

That one idea (or thought) won’t let you conk back out. Meanwhile, a litter of items sit at the office on the “to-do” list for the next day.  Good news…

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Woody Two Shoes

Chip off the Old Wood Block

What is Wood Paper? And why should you consider printing on wood paper? In this series, we discuss where it comes from, who uses it and applying it to your next project.

Occasionally, the team receives questions about printing images on wood (and digital printing on…

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Have a Ball

Cushing is proud to partner with the Printers Ball, coming up Saturday, June 28. Angee Lennard, founder and executive director of the Spudnik Press Cooperative has more details on why you don’t want to miss this event! Register here!

Over the last decade, the Printers Ball has become a quintessential celebration of print…

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Signage, Sunlight and Making it Work

Signage comes in a variety of sizes and specifications.

Picking the brains of our production staff, I’ve been learning about important weather-related factors every marketer should consider.

For instance, did you know heat can affect signage? What about humidity? Having worked in number of marketing & creative departments, these concerns can be…

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