Cushing | Blog

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.

Giving Back In The Big Easy

What is that phrase? …
“Choose a profession that you love and you’ll never work another day in your life… “

You know what I mean…

 

I think it is crucial to do what you enjoy and there should be passion for what you are accomplishing, above and beyond the job you perform. …

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Moving Right Along

Finally feels like summer is on the way, right?

Baseball is back, the temperature is above eighty (ninety!!) degrees, and your friends at Cushing … have moved? That’s right! The latest edition of From the Flatbed has details on the new digs, a surprise visitor and much more.

Hope you’ll help us…

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How Design Recap

“I design and print all of this stuff!”

The best thing ever to hear if you work at a creative printing company, am I right? Last week, Cushing exhibited at the How Design Live Conference, right here in the Printy City. The show attracts over 3,000 professionals, including graphic designers, art…

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From Concept to Construction and Beyond

In 2015, I started as a Customer Service Representative at Cushing. I didn’t know anything about printing and, short of admiring a skyscraper from the ground, had little knowledge of the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industry.

I was lucky!

My coworkers are experts in the world of A/E/C printing. As orders for…

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Head of the Class

Ever have a conversation that just gets you so excited for the next work day?

Back of the Yards College Preparatory High School is located in Chicago’s southwest side, and connected with our team a few weeks back. The reason why? I am borrowing from their mission statement:

“We strive to promote…

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The Pilot and the Printer

Chicago is a city rich in history. As a Chicago native, I’ve learned a lot about our landmarks growing up. I know the Tribune Tower has famous artifacts built right into it. The Mart was the world’s largest building when it opened, and the Willis (SEARS) Tower the tallest when…

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