Summer Newsletter 2017

Check out what we’ve been up to the last few weeks, from becoming members of Guaranteed Irish to renovating the design studio there is plenty of news to catch up on. We’re looking forward to a busy second half of 2017. If you enjoy the read, please feel free to share with your peers. eNewsletter […]

Design Studio Gets A New Look

Renovating our design studio was one of our priorities for 2017. Previously, the only way staff could move between the offices and the production floor was through the design studio. Understandably this traffic was a major distraction for our designers, especially when working one to one with a client. Not only this, but the studio […]

WE’RE HIRING

We're Hiring. Job vacancy

Due to the continued expansion of our activities we would like to invite applications from suitably qualified candidates for the following role in CUBE; Experienced Digital Printing Operative CUBE operates 2 presses offering both black and white and colour solutions to a wide range of valued customers. The successful candidate will be expected to run […]

Announcement of CUBE’s Newest Instalment

Buckle folder, machinery, print, printer, limerick, brochure, small folds, business announcement,

CUBE announces new Horizon Buckle Folder that will provide customers with numerous fold options, short lead times and full traceability. Committed to staying ahead of the game by continuously reinvesting in its operations, CUBE’s latest addition, the Horizon Buckle Folder AF-406F/ 406S is the only one in the Midwest. MD Brendan Ring says ‘CUBE strives […]

Printing Lingo – A quick checklist of info your printer will need.

Print checklist, what your print house needs, designer, print house, printer, limerick, booklet, brochure printing

When you are ready to print a file, you’ll need to relay the following printing and binding information to your account manager; Don’t worry if you are unsure of any of these specifications, we can help guide you and give recommendations. • Quantity – How many books do you need? • Size – What is […]

Printing Lingo: What does “CMYK” stand for?

Full colour printing, cmyk colours, print shop, printers, bright colours,

We’re frequently asked “what does CMYK mean? What does CMYK stand for? What is CMYK printing?” Simply, CMYK stands for four ink colours – Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black. In Digital printing, the four CMYK colours are applied to the paper all at once. In Offset printing, the four CMYK ink colours are applied to […]

Printing Lingo – What is ‘saddle stitching’?

In the printing industry, Saddle Stitching refers to a very popular book binding method in which folded sheets are gathered together one inside the other and then stapled through the fold line with wire staples. The staples pass through the folded crease from the outside and are clinched between the centremost pages. Two staples are […]

Printing Lingo: What is NCR paper?

The history of NCR paper ? The phrase ‘carbon copy’ gets its meaning from carbon paper; a paper designed by Pellegrino Turri to allow his blind wife to write letters, without making a mess with the ink. Carbonless copy paper or NCR paper (No Carbon Required) was later developed by chemists Lowell Schleicher and Barry […]