Xerox Says HP’s Merger Refusal ‘Defies Logic’ & Will Proceed with Hostile Take Over ActionsNovember 26 Update: This began as an HP/Xerox Dance, became an aggressive tango, and now almost fisticuffs. In its November 25 letter to Xerox, HP stated that “…we are not dependent on a Xerox combination” and “We will not let aggressive tactics or hostile gestures distract us…” Where will it all end? Read the full text of Xerox’s Nov. 26 letter.
Getting Your Printers Optimized Could Help Your BusinessWhen you manage office printers and other output devices effectively, you will become more efficient and lower costs. That’s the basic idea behind Managed Print Services (or MPS), which helps businesses run operations more efficiently. By working with an MPS provider, companies can digitize information smoothly, improve their workflow, and in general make the most of their production environment, which can include printers, scanners, copiers, and other devices.
New Multifunction Printer Family Ideal for Small-to-Medium BusinessesToshiba America Business Solutions expands its popular e-STUDIO multifunction printer line with the introduction of five ledger-size (A3) models addressing the document management needs of SMBs. Busy environments with space constraints such as logistics, manufacturing and retail that demand all the functionality of a full-sized MFP, including A3 support, will appreciate the compact letter-size (A4) footprint. Read more...
Company Wins Good Design Award 2019 For Four ProductsKonica Minolta honored by the JDP for two Color MFP Series, Portable Spectrophotometer, and Tokyo Planetarium. Kay Fernandez, Sr VP, Marketing, KMBS said “As a company, we collectively strive to keep design at the center of every effort, to create experiences tailored to each audience we serve. These accolades demonstrate our agility as a company to innovate across departments, divisions, and brands.”
FollowMe Solution Recognised with a 2020 Pick Award from Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers LabRingdale, the provider of FollowMe, receives the 2020 Pick award for outstanding Data Loss Prevention solution from the leading industry analysts at Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab. "This consistent endorsement by Buyers Lab gives confidence to our global partners to win new business in a consolidating market of printer and MFP vendors," said Eric Crump, Director of Strategic Alliances at Ringdale.
Ricoh Joins the Responsible Business AllianceRicoh Company, Ltd., is pleased to announce that it has joined the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA), a global coalition dedicated to CSR in global supply chains. The RBA sets out standards in the RBA Code of Conduct to help ensure that, in supply chains, work environments are safe, workers are treated with respect and dignity, and the manufacturing processes are responsible for their environmental impact.
Company Celebrates 10 Year MilestoneGreatAmerica Financial Services is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Collabrance, its subsidiary technology company initially formed to help GreatAmerica channel partners be more successful in their business. Collabrance was an unlikely departure from financing but made perfect sense to GreatAmerica as surveys showed their channel partners were keen on adapting to new changes in the market and responding to deeper technology support needs.
Webinar to Focus on Laws & Regulations in 2020Complying with ever-changing and developing federal, state, municipal and court-issued laws and regulations can be overwhelming. General Counsel Bob Goldberg has counseled dealers for more than 40 years and understands the challenges you face in managing employees, customers and suppliers. In this webinar, he will focus on raising awareness and an understanding of the key issues and how to address them.
Former president and CEO of LMI Solutions Gary Willert has joined Static Control. Willert has been in the industry for more than 20 years and is highly skilled in business development and managed print services.
OKI Europe Ltd has announced that Tsukasa Takasawa has been appointed as its new Managing Director.
Fraser Advanced Information Systems is pleased to announce the promotion of Jim Pierce to the role of Chief Operations Officer.
Good News Outside of Print: Ginsburg Donating $1M Prize Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg just won $1 million for her work in philosophy and culture, and she’s planning to pay it forward. The 86-year-old justice was named as the recipient of the Berggruen Prize, honoring her pioneering efforts in gender equality and support for the rule of law.
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