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What’s a print company doing with a blog?  Here are some goals: Share client success. Discuss marketing trends. Help you grow your business. You never know what you might find, but at a minimum, we’ll educate and put a smile on your face.

  • Guest entries from customers and vendors
  • Innovative installations to grow your business
  • Employee achievement and team spotlights

Our goal is to share information that is interesting, answer your questions and helps you make decisions about the printing services you need.

Retail Signage Ideas to Market Your Business

The lease is secured, the website is almost finished and you’re getting ready to open the doors. You want to create as much awareness as possible and start brainstorming retail signage ideas.

However, what does it take to create an experience that attracts customers and is authentic to your brand?…

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The Sounds of Sieren

“Stand for something – when you do, your brand can consistently come to life across a thousand channels.”

Earlier this year David Sieren was named in New City’s Design 50 Who Shapes Chicago.  At One Design, he’s “at the forefront of brand and communication strategy” of their client portfolio. The firm…

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Recent Round Up

How the end of July is just a couple of weeks away is a mystery to me.  From all of us at Cushing, we hope you and your loved ones are staying safe & healthy! Occasionally, we summarize things happening in and around the shop, and call it From the…

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Revisiting a Remarkable Installation

Employer brand is a phrase that is tossed around quite a bit these days.

We even hosted a lunch and learn on the topic during our open house. But what is it exactly? Courtesy of the TalentLyft team, this sums it well:

Employer brand is a term referred to describe company’s…

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Stick Together

Be calm. Stay mindful. Keep healthy.
#Washyourhands  

A simple, clear message to share as we all pull together.

As the world responds to Covid-19, instructions to be hygienic are being shared across the globe. Rush University Medical Center and Skender Construction shared this increasingly important message on the side of a building…

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Windows Make Big Impact

I love walking by window graphics.

So much to ponder: Who handled the design? What were the goals of the installation? Are results being tracked?

You’re thinking: great Jon, but you work for a printing company – bit of bias there, yes?  I can understand. That being said, 87% of the customers…

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