Design
Great design doesn’t simply attract attention. It fosters engagement.
PRINT
Nothing quite equals the touch, smell or impact of a great-quality piece of print.
Digital
How do your customers communicate with you? Chances are that screens and broadband connections have a fair bit to do with it.
Our Services
Over the last three decades, we’ve developed three core service areas: design, print and digital.
“XIC deliver high quality and creative products. They offer a dynamic service, which results in the product being tailored to our specific requirements.”
Rever Offshore
(Formerly Bibby offshore)

Three decades + three core services, underpinned by undeniable expertise.

We do design. We do print. We do digital. And we’re local. Welcome to XIC.

Experts in creative design, print and digital, XIC offers high quality products, unrivalled customer service and remarkable added value to clients in various sectors across the UK.

It’s three distinct yet cohesive services are combined with more than three decades of creative experience and underpinned by clever innovation.

As a result, XIC’s diverse offering ranges from reliably printing business basics to delivering exceptional graphic design for big, impactful campaigns.

Your business basics: on time, to spec and with spot on service.
Stationery, leaflets, brochures, postcards, posters, roller banners and so much more
Exceptional graphic design is our passion.
More often than not, we create what we print. We’re highly creative ideas people, here to inspire and work with you on those all-important projects.

Five things you should know about us


We’re a friendly and hard-working bunch, combining endless creative flair and remarkable production expertise.


Spot on service is everything. We want to wow you, whether it’s with a moment of graphic design genius or a dash of printing magic.


We don’t outsource on mass. We keep it local in our purpose-built design and production facility.


Our clients tell us we’re exceptionally easy to deal with – and we don’t let them down.



Recently, XIC became about more than design, print and digital. Say hello to our SQUAD scarves – a product with purpose. www.squadscarf.com

Our Clients

XIC works in partnership with international energy companies, local authority, some major names from the legal and financial sector as well as a multitude of small to medium sized businesses across the North East. Many of these relationships span decades, with XIC providing a full range of communication solutions to fulfil clients’ creative and print requirements.

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key contacts

Calum Sinclair

Sales Support Manager

Jason Moir

Business Development Director

Murray Alexander

Managing Director

Nicola Currie

Business Development Executive

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XIC is about more than design, print and digital. Say hello to our product with purpose.

Safety materials

Let us help you reduce risk and promote best practice.

Testimonials

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HVAC & Refrigeration Engineering challenged us to HVAC & Refrigeration Engineering challenged us to find a permanent, durable metallic stock for their label. And hey presto - we did it!
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A handwritten note is so powerful - no matter how A handwritten note is so powerful - no matter how old you are or what business you're in.

Warmed our hearts to get this thank you card from one of the kids' fun pack recipients at Hillside Primary.

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Want to get employees buzzing about health and saf Want to get employees buzzing about health and safety? You’re in the right place. And yes, that's Muhammad Ali. Visit bit.ly/xicmaersk
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Reliably printing your business basics, on time, t Reliably printing your business basics, on time, to spec and with spot-on service since 1986 - no matter what the world throws at us! 💪 Thank you to @rose_recruitment_ltd for the mention.
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There'll be an inevitable surge of activity when r There'll be an inevitable surge of activity when restrictions lift. Start prepping NOW ‼️ Visit the link in our bio for five steps to make sure your marketing materials hit the mark.
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Hot off the press and winging their way to local c Hot off the press and winging their way to local charities, bringing old skool fun to 300 wee ones in Aberdeen 🙌🌈 If you're part of a charity bringing smiles to underprivileged children or taking care of key workers' little ones at school and want to be first on the list when Kids Fun Pack v3 hits the printing press, e-mail orders@xic.com. We'll try our best to sort you out.
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