Headline Rollup for December 20, 2016
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Another solid sales year and a continued focus on innovative technology are two key themes to emerge from Ricoh New Zealand’s 2016 Sustainability Report, its ninth such report.
Small Business Trends talked to Bradley Allan, Xerox’s Product Marketing Manager, about its printers for SMBs.
Small Business Trends said that “using the Xerox small business printers is as easy as using a mobile app” and that the Xerox Phaser 6510 colour printer and the Xerox WorkCentre 6515 colour MFP are everything an SMB needs. It noted that small offices can print their marketing materials on site quickly with good colour quality, and can also “digitise client proposals and contracts” and send them to employees on the road, as well as “creating text searchable versions for easy archiving”.
Japanese technology company Konica Minolta on Friday launched “Infinite”, a new segment of web to print solutions and services in India to help companies bolster sales and enhance relationship with their customers. Through “Infinite” solutions, buyers can upload their jobs, select templates or create online artwork and print houses will have advance automated job workflow equipped with full B2B and B2C administration.
Fujitsu Introduces New Document Capture Capabilities To Its Front-End Scanning Software, PaperStream Capture Pro
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Fujitsu, the market leader in document imaging solutions, today introduced new updates to its efficient and easy-to-use front-end scanning software, PaperStream Capture Pro. The new features incorporated into PaperStream Capture Pro broaden its capabilities to further help organizations, ranging from small and midsized businesses (SMBs) to large enterprises, to reduce costs, minimize resources and increase business efficiency within their document scanning processes.
OKI Data Americas is offering $7,000 worth of ink to printers who buy an OKI wide-format printer between now and December 31.
As the largest economy in the Asia-Pacific region, China continues to enjoy strong economic growth. The World Bank reported that China’s gross domestic product (GDP) was $10.87 trillion in 2015, an increase of 6.9% from 2014. The country has approximately 20% of the world’s population, at 1.371 billion.
3D printing of metals is the fastest-growing segment of 3D printing, with printer sales growing at 48% and material sales growing at 32%. The technology is being used to manufacture production parts in a wide variety of industries. The information has been gathered over many years, but for the first time all the information on equipment, materials and applications has been clearly displayed in one report.