Headline Rollup for February 20, 2018

Canon Discusses Strong 2017 Growth, Future Plans During Press Event Earlier this week in Hollywood, Fla., Canon brought together dozens of industry press and analysts for its annual One Canon Event, where they had the chance to talk with Canon executives, customers and partners, hear about upcoming Canon technology introductions and get an update on…

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Headline Rollups for February 15, 2018

Xerox investor files lawsuit in attempt to stymie deal Billionaire Deason sold his Affiliated Computer Services business to Xerox in 2010 for $6.4bn (£4.6bn) and is Xerox’s third-largest shareholder. Together with Xerox’s biggest individual shareholder Carl Icahn, he had already penned an open letter to Xerox shareholders urging them to reject the takeover deal. Canon Solutions America and Agile Cybersecurity Solutions Join Forces…

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Headline Rollup for February 13, 2018

Xerox Responds to Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason Open Letter NORWALK, Conn. — Xerox (NYSE: XRX) today issued the following letter from its Board of Directors to its shareholders in response to the February 12, 2018 letter from Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason Xerox Enhances Channel Partner Productivity with New MPS Essentials Suite Xerox channel partners now…

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Headline Rollup for February 9, 2018

The New Hybrid Dealer Is Coming – Are you Ready? During an interview with ZDNet back in 2010, when I was CEO of Photizo Group, I made the prediction that hybrid dealers would dominate the MPS market. At this time, the term hybrid dealer was still pretty new. We began using it in 2008 during…

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Headline Rollups for February 1, 2018

Fuji Xerox Acquires Xerox Fujifilm Holdings is taking over Xerox, Xerox will be rolled into the existing Fuji Xerox company. In a rather creative deal, Fuji Xerox will raise $6.1B (USD) in bank debt to buy back the 75% ownership position that FujiFilm currently holds in Fuji Xerox. Then, Fujifilm will use the $6.1B proceeds from…

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Headline Rollups for January 30, 2018

3D Scanning Technology from HP to Provide NFL Players with Custom Cleat Recommendations Palo Alto, Calif., Jan. 29, 2018 – HP Inc. and the NFL today announced the use of an innovative new footwear solution— FitStation powered by HP—that uses 3D scanning to provide players with personalized cleat recommendations. Konica Minolta Continues to Lead in…

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Headline Rollup for January 26, 2018

Lexmark Announces MFP Kiosks for Government Lexmark International, Inc., a global imaging solutions leader, today announced Lexmark MFP Kiosk for Government, a solution that utilizes award-winning Lexmark Smart multi-function products (MFPs) as self-service platform devices that enable agencies to better serve visiting constituents with increased efficiency, security and compliance. The Times Are A-Changin’ For Change…

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Headline Rollups for January 23, 2018

FORTUNE Magazine Places Canon Among “World’s Most Admired Companies” for 2018 MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is proud to announce that Canon Inc., its parent company, has been named to FORTUNE Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for 2018, demonstrating its strong standing within the global business…

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Headline Rollups for January 18, 2018

Apple, Xerox, IBM And Fumbling The Future Thirty-five years ago this week, Apple introduced a computer that changed the way people communicated with their electronic devices, using graphical icons and visual indicators rather than punched cards or text-based commands. HP’s Quest to Revolutionize Printing Technology HP is on a quest to reinvent printing for the…

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Headline Rollup for January 16, 2018

First MPSA Webinar of 2018 – The Hidden Costs of Toner – How To Optimize Your Margin Opportunity Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:00pm ET In this webinar, we will help you understand the lost margin associated with replacing toner cartridges before they are empty. Canon U.S.A. Kicks Off 2018 with Announcement of New Executive…

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Headline Rollups from January 11, 2018

Cubinote releases new mobile printers The company is debuting its latest pair of products at a consumer electronics conference in Las Vegas. Electronics innovation specialists Cubinote, a subsidiary of Knectek Labs Inc., is set to unveil two new printing devices at the imminent CES 2018 Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Canon places top five in…

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Headline Rollup for January 9, 2018

Instant Analysis: What the ECi PrintFleet Acquisition Means to Your Dealership Big news. There is now one less remote monitoring software in the industry today.   The Internet Of Things (IOT) Will Be Massive In 2018: Here Are The 4 Predictions From IBM With the number of connected devices set to top 11 billion –…

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Headline Rollup for January 4, 2018

Will 2018 see the death of printers and email in the workplace? Office workers want their workplace to be flexible, adaptable and free from processes and systems that slow down productivity. But what do they expect for the future of the workplace? That was the year that was – the channel In our second look…

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Headline Rollup for December 21, 2017

A Partner in Performance: Virtulytix applies predictive analytics to get better use from data The “internet of things” is no mere buzzword around the offices of the Lex­ington consulting firm Virtulytix. Solution Providers Plan Huge Hiring Spree In Wake Of Historic GOP Tax Cut For years, solution providers have complained about the country’s antiquated tax…

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Headline Rollup for November 20, 2017

Xerox Adds Multi-Brand Dealers on Both Coasts as Channel Expansion Momentum Continues NORWALK, Conn. —  Xerox continues to add partners from coast to coast, with Hilyard’s Business Solutions and Rabbit Office Automation the latest to join its channel partner program. Why Did Office Depot Buy CompuCom & Why Should Resellers Take Note? Our financial projections…

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Headline Rollup for December 12, 2017

Epson Expands its WorkForce Wide – Format Printer Series, Powered by PrecisionCore WorkForce Wide-Format Series Delivers High-Volume, Print-Shop-Quality Borderless Prints Up to 13×19 for Small Businesses Is Your Printer the Weak Link in Your Cybersecurity? You’ve covered all bases to protect your business against cyberattacks – incorporating the latest firewalls and virus scanners, a vigilant IT team and a well-trained workforce. But…

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Headline Rollup for December 6, 2017

What Partners Need to Know About HP, Inc. HP, Inc. grew revenues 11 percent in the third quarter year over year. Personal Systems net revenue was up 12 percent year over year. Total units were up 7 percent with notebooks units up 12 percent and desktops units down 3 percent. Printing net revenue was up…

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Headline Rollups for November 30, 2017

HP launches new PageWide Due for commercial launch on 31 January 2018, the machine is intended for repro departments, enterprise print rooms, architectural or engineering firms and commercial printers for POS applications. It runs at speeds of up to 20A1ppm, printing at maximum 1,200dpi resolution with eight print cartridges and four (CMYK) pigment-based inks. Inkjet…

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Headline Rollups for November 28, 2017

HP launches new PageWide Due for commercial launch on 31 January 2018, the machine is intended for repro departments, enterprise print rooms, architectural or engineering firms and commercial printers for POS applications. It runs at speeds of up to 20A1ppm, printing at maximum 1,200dpi resolution with eight print cartridges and four (CMYK) pigment-based inks. Xerox…

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Headline Rollup for November 21, 2017

Toshiba looks to raise more than $5bn, end risk of delisting TOKYO — Toshiba’s board of directors decided to raise some 600 billion yen ($5.35 billion) in capital, the Japanese electronics maker said Sunday, in a move to ensure that the company remains listed if plans to sell its memory chip unit do not proceed as expected.…

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Headline Rollup for November 16, 2017

Toshiba America Business Solutions Acquires Electro Imaging Systems, Inc. LAKE FOREST, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Toshiba America Business Solutions (TABS) today announced that it has acquired Electro Imaging Systems, Inc. (EIS), a leading independent office equipment dealer located in Livermore, Calif. How Using a Remote Monitoring Solution Can Change a Business This document describes how using a remote…

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Headline Rollup for November 15, 2017

YSoft be3D eDee 3D print management solution for education available through Konica Minolta Australia Unique 3D print management solution with comprehensive print management and accounting features to manage and recover 3D printing costs New Canon imagePRESS C650 Digital Color Press Designed to Meet Print/Copy/Scan Needs of Demanding Marketing Offices, In-Plant and Printshop Environments MELVILLE, N.Y.,…

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Headline Rollup for November 9, 2017

Exclusive interview: A Fuji Xerox IoT expert on the ethics of ambient intelligence Dr Lynn Wilcox is the chief technology officer at Fuji Xerox’s Palo Alto Laboratory (FXPAL) in California and an expert in the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI). HP INC. TO ANNOUNCE FOURTH QUARTER FISCAL YEAR 2017 EARNINGS ON NOVEMBER…

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Headline Rollup for November 7, 2017

Epson announces plans to expand into industrial 3D printing market Japanese technology giant Seiko Epson Corporation has announced plans to expand its business operations worldwide. By 2025, Epson hopes to have increased its global revenue by more than 50 percent, and it is intending to whole range of new products and services to fulfil this…

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Headline Rollup for November 3, 2017

Ricoh India parent cuts off financial support: What it means for investors Ricoh India is in focus today on news that parent, Ricoh Global which holds more than 73 percent stake in the Indian company, will cut off all financial support. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Sandeep Parekh, Founder of Finsec Law Advisors spoke at length…

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Headline Rollup for October 31, 2017

Konica Minolta launches new series of colour production printers The leading business solutions provider in advanced imaging and networking technologies, Konica Minolta, has launched its ‘simply efficient’ Accurio Press C6100 Series of colour production printers. Xerox : profit, sales top estimates on cost cuts Printer and copier maker Xerox Corp reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit and…

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Headline Rollups for October 26, 2017

Epson ramps up ink capacity in new EcoTank printer range Epson has expanded its cartridge-free EcoTank printer family with the release of two new products that offer more than twice the page yield of the company’s previous models. Teradata Unveils Powerful Analytics Platform Teradata, the leading data and analytics company, announced the Teradata Analytics Platform on…

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Headline Rollup for October 24, 2017

Lexmark names new president and CEO LEXINGTON, Ky., Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lexmark, a global imaging solutions leader, today announced that its board of directors has unanimously selected Richard (Rich) Geruson as Lexmark president and chief executive officer, effective today. Geruson will also serve on the Lexmark board of directors. Ricoh inks deal with Designtex…

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Headline Rollup for October 19, 2017

Four Indian scientists pioneer Air-Ink This week Scroll revealed that the scientists have been creating Air-Ink, ink made out of air pollution, since June 2016, using “carbon emissions and soot from car exhaust pipes, chimneys and generators”.   Why Germans Work Fewer Hours But Produce More: A Study In Culture When many Americans think of…

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Headline Rollup for October 17, 2017

HP : 10/12/2017 HP Inc. Announces Fiscal 2018 Financial Outlook Press Release Today at HP Inc.’s 2017 Securities Analyst Meeting (SAM), the company provided details on its strategy and opportunities for long-term growth, coupled with its financial outlook for fiscal 2018. Xerox rolls out High Fusion Inks Xerox has initiated the beta user rollout of…

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