Samsung Agrees on Payouts and Employment Contracts with Printer Group Staff

Samsung Electronics will be paying 60 million won ($52,406) in compensation to each worker at the printing unit sold to HP.  In addition, the 6,000 Samsung workers who are affected by the acquisition by HP, who will be provided guaranteed employment for five years. Upon approval from shareholders at an extraordinary meeting on Thursday, October…

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Amazon Now in the Printing Business, Big Time

To date this year, Amazon announced its entry into two potential lucrative businesses within the printer/imaging industry, both involving printer consumables. In the beginning of 2016, Amazon announced their Dash Replenishment Program (DRS). The vision was that any consumer device that had consumables and could be monitored via the internet could be a potential DRS…

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Beyond Office Printing – In-Plant Printing Flash

In-Plant Printing by Vertical Market When most imaging industry constituents talk about printing, it is generally about office or home printing. The reality is that most print is actually performed outside the office whether performed by a Commercial Print Provider (i.e., RR Donnelley, Quad Graphics are the largest in the U.S.) or by In-plant printing…

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