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Top Apps and Tools That Startups Swear By

Top Apps and Tools That Startups Swear By Source Mary Jo Johnson Trying to get a startup business off the ground can be a scary endeavor. Apart from gathering the right people to help you fulfill your vision, gathering clientele and keeping them interested and engaged will take all of your time and effort; and because of the size of your company, every hit against your coffers has the potential to devastate your startup. It is every entrepreneur’s dream to watch their startup become...

Five Really Unique Features on the New Ricoh IM 7000 & IM 8000 MFPs

Five Really Cool Features on the New Ricoh IM 7000 & IM 8000 MFPs I can't remember the last time I wrote one of these, it to be TBC (time before Covid). I think at this point in time we all need to be realize that we'll probably be placing less and less of these devices in the field. The longer larger businesses stay out of the office could ultimately spell the demise of our largest office style MFP's. In fact I could see a future of where they are made to order and the waiting time...

MSP, MSSP and IT Notes Industry February 28th, 2021

February 28th, 2021 MSP. IT & MSSP Industry Notes Sponsored by There are two IT leads including in this weeks notes! Arcoa Group Why partnering with ARCOA makes sense Electronics Recycling is an important and profitable part of the IT asset lifecycle, but it can be overwhelming with all you already do, varying state regulations, and the limited resources at hand. That’s where ARCOA comes in. When you partner with ARCOA, you get all the benefits of a big company without any of the capital...

Sales Professionals Capture The Morning With Purpose, Are You?

Have you ever stopped to think about your purpose in life? Or why you get up every morning? Are you going through the morning motions? Or are you capturing the morning with a sense of purpose, fulfillment and joy? I'm a firm believer that having a purpose matters more now than ever before. A sales professional thrives on being a part of a purpose. They live for becoming part of something that really matters, something that really makes a difference to the lives of their clients, their...

The Week in Copiers Ten Years Ago

The Week in Copiers Ten Years Ago The First Week of March 2011 I have great news today! Every day that passes now is a day closer we get to spring and the end of the pandemic. One year and so many curve balls have been thrown at our industry, it's truly been curve ball after curve ball with the lockdowns, the pandemic, and recently the snowstorms. After seeing so many curve balls in row these curve balls are no surprise anymore and we have adjusted like any hitter in baseball would. Dealers...

COVID19 Remote Working Day Two Hundred and Forty-One of Selling

Okay it's late on Friday night on the 26th day of February and I just finished updating our site for some press releases and leads for copiers in various states. My last blog was Tuesday evening and that day marked the end of the sales month for me for February. I've done very well the last two months and even managed to get an order booked during the last hour of the month. Just as I suspected the last three days hasn't produced any orders and March is a short selling month with only 20...

The Week in Copiers Five Years Ago

The Week in Copiers Five Years Ago The First Week of March 2016 Hard to believe we're about to end the first quarter of 2021. Thus far 2021 is off to a bang in a state that still has many businesses shuttered in New Jersey. Yes businesses are open most businesses with more than 50 employees are still working remote. I hear that all of this could finally come to an end in late April or May. I hope and pray! Enjoy these awesome copier threads from 5 years ago this week! Konica Minolta Reveals...

COVID19 Remote Working Day Two Hundred and Thirty Eight of Selling

COVID19 Remote Working Day Two Hundred and Thirty Eight of Selling Copiers It's 9:19 on Tuesday evening and I feel like it's the end of the week already. Our selling month of March starts tomorrow and the thought of only having 20 selling days to reach my goal quarter goal of $300K will be a tall task. Today was all about picking up the docs for the $54K production order early in the day and then getting back to my home office to process the order. I had an outside chance for another order...

Xerox Financial Services - More Than A Copier Lease

When I started "The Leasing Revolution" back in November, I was banking on someone stepping up. Xerox Financial Services has indeed disrupted the status quo of the document imaging channel's leasing. I am looking forward to witnessing the many changes coming to the channel as it consolidates and as new challenges and determined bold legacy players change the game. Nearly all within the document imaging channel's borders understand that without diversification, the legacy dealer or reseller...

COVID19 Remote Working Day Two Hundred and Thirty Seven of Selling

COVID19 Remote Working Day Two Hundred and Thirty Seven of Selling Copiers Blogged on Friday and now on Monday which makes two days in a row and that can also be considered a winning streak! With two days left in the month today was all about making sure documents and lease approvals were in place. Both approvals came in today and I was able to submit the smaller $5k order today. Tomorrow morning will see me on-site to pick up documents for a black production device. In addition I have one...

The Week in Copiers Fifteen Years Ago

The Week in Copiers Fifteen Years Ago Third Week in February 2006 Believe it or not, I have nothing to say tonight. I need to start prepping for tomorrow and for the last two days of the month. Enjoy these great copier threads from 15 years ago this week RICOH/SAVIN 3515 fax forward ? 5050 (Guest) · 2/21/063:59 PM Are you able to fax forward using scan router lite? thanks, 5050 Topic Gartner names Canon copier market leader in the U.S. Art Post (Guest) · 2/19/069:10 PM Feb 16, 2006 12:13 PM...

MSP, MSSP and IT Notes Industry February 21st 2021

February 21st, 2021 MSP. IT & MSSP Industry Notes Sponsored by Arcoa Group Why partnering with ARCOA makes sense Electronics Recycling is an important and profitable part of the IT asset lifecycle, but it can be overwhelming with all you already do, varying state regulations, and the limited resources at hand. That’s where ARCOA comes in. When you partner with ARCOA, you get all the benefits of a big company without any of the capital investment. We’ve been doing this since 1989 and have...

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Procurri Named As Elite 150 Company In 2021 Managed Service Provider 500 List

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Procurri Named As Elite 150 Company In 2021 Managed Service Provider 500 List ATLANTA , March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The CRN 2021 MSP500 (Managed Service Provider 500) List has been announced, with the world's largest independent distributor of ITAD, OEM recertified hardware and post-warranty maintenance, Procurri, listed not just in the top 500 – but in the Elite 150 portion of the rankings. The CRN's MSP500 list annually ranks the top managed service providers and consultants across North...Read More...
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Buchanan Technologies Announces Strategic Partnership with ArmorPoint Managed IT Service ...

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Buchanan Technologies Announces Strategic Partnership with ArmorPoint Managed IT Service MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, March 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ArmorPoint (armorpoint.com) and Buchanan Technologies ( www.buchanan.com ), a leading IT managed services provider, are pleased to announce their newly-formed strategic partnership that combines Buchanan Technologies’ industry-leading managed IT services with ArmorPoint’s best-in-class managed cybersecurity solution. With the cyberthreat landscape...Read More...
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Novacoast To Open Two New SOCs Amid 'Exploding' Managed Services Demand

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Novacoast plans to open two new Security Operations Centers in the coming months as the cybersecurity-focused solution provider seeks to meet strong growth in demand from customers, according to CEO Paul Anderson. The Santa Barbara, Calif.-based company--which will have a total of six SOCs with the additional centers opening this year--is finding fast-growing demand for its managed services offerings, Anderson (pictured) said in an interview with CRN. “That is exploding,” Anderson said.Read More...
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Sharp NEC Display Solutions Introduces MultiSync® Message Series Large Format Displays for ...

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Sharp NEC Display Solutions Introduces MultiSync ® Message Series Large Format Displays for Impactful Digital Signage CHICAGO--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Sharp NEC Display Solutions, a global leader in the display market , today announced its new MultiSync® Message Series , which features displays from the ME, M and MA Series. The new portfolio provides an ultra-high definition and commercially focused display lineup optimized for digital signage applications while also containing modular...Read More...
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Ricoh and Xerox Take Home BLI PaceSetter Awards from Keypoint Intelligence for Their MFP App ...

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Keypoint Intelligence, the world's leading independent provider of testing services and analytical information to the document imaging industry, today announced the recipients of its Buyers Lab (BLI) PaceSetter Awards in the area of Extended MFP Ecosystems. FAIRFIELD, N.J. , March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Keypoint Intelligence, the world's leading independent provider of testing services and analytical information to the document imaging industry, today announced the recipients of its...Read More...
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Konica Minolta Announces Leadership Changes to Support Digital Transformation Initiatives

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Patrick Banno will lead Konica Minolta Business Solutions, U.S.A., Inc. as President and CEO, effective April 1, 2021. Sam Errigo has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, Konica Minolta Business Solutions, U.S.A., Inc., effective April 1, 2021. Ramsey, NJ, March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Konica Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announced leadership changes to support the company’s internal and customer-focused digital transformation strategy. The changes are...Read More...
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Ricoh Celebrates Contributions of Women With 5th Annual International Women's Day Events

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Ricoh Celebrates Contributions of Women With 5th Annual International Women's Day Events Global virtual events applaud women's contributions & accomplishments and highlight impact and value of diversity and inclusion EXTON, Pa. , March 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / -- Ricoh USA , Inc. today announced its 5 th annual International Women's Day celebrations that champion the contributions and successes of women. Customers, employees, community partners and suppliers will join together in virtual...Read More...
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All Covered Becomes Accredited Registered Provider to Deliver CMMC

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE All Covered Becomes Accredited Registered Provider to Deliver CMMC Cybersecurity Maturing Model Certification Offers Stronger Compliance and Security Requirements for Contractors Ramsey, NJ -- Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc . (Konica Minolta) is pleased to announce its IT Services Division, All Covered (All Covered) is an accredited registered provider, delivering the Cybersecurity Maturing Model Certification (CMMC) to organizations that are in need. The...Read More...
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Epson Introduces Matte Black Ink for the ColorWorks C6000-Series On-Demand Color Label Printers

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LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. , March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson today announced it is expanding its on-demand color label printing options with the addition of the ColorWorks ® C6000-Series printers with matte black ink. The ColorWorks C6000-Series – CW-C6500P, CW-C6500A, CW-C6000P and CW-C6000A – now offer both gloss and matte ink options. Ideal for shipping or warehouse labels, the new matte black creates crisp, sharp black text and images on matte, plain or textured paper media. The new matte...Read More...
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Xeikon adds Two New Entry-Level Presses to its Label Printing Portfolio

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The Xeikon CX30 and Xeikon CX50 fit perfectly in the Xeikon portfolio between the Xeikon 3030 REX and Xeikon 3050 REX entry-level presses and the higher-end Xeikon CX300 and Xeikon CX500. Xeikon has designed and developed the two new presses to suit any label printer operating on ‘middle capacity’, that is: 20,000-40,000sqm or 30,000-55,000 MSI in all end-use segments but excelling in the pharmaceutical, food, and wine & spirit label sectors. The new machines are available for physical...Read More...
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CRN Names SDI Presence to Its 2021 MSP 500 List

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CRN Names SDI Presence to Its 2021 MSP 500 List CHICAGO (PRWEB) March 02, 2021 IT consultancy and managed services provider (MSP) SDI Presence LLC (SDI), announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named SDI to its 2021 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the MSP Elite 150, recognizing large, data center-focused MSPs with a strong mix of on-premises and off-premises services category. The list, released annually, recognizes the leading North American solution...Read More...
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Lexmark Introduces New Cloud Fax models for the Lexmark GO Line Series of MFPs

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LEXINGTON, Ky. , March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexmark, a global imaging solutions leader, today announced the launch of new cloud fax models for the Lexmark GO Line series of multifunction products (MFPs). These new models combine optional cloud fax from etherFAX with standard Wi-Fi and Cloud Connectors to offer a cohesive solution that allows small businesses to "cut the cord" to the internet or analog fax lines. "According to IDC 1 , 90 percent of fax users have already integrated or are...Read More...
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Canon USA Recognized as One of the World's Most Ethical Companies for the Fourth Consecutive ...

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MELVILLE, N.Y. , March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- During a time when it has been crucial for companies to prioritize the values and needs of their customers and employees, Canon U.S.A. , Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, has remained committed to developing solutions that are designed to support ever-changing business needs. Reflecting this commitment, Canon U.S.A. is proud to share it has been recognized as one of the 2021 World's Most Ethical Companies for the fourth consecutive...Read More...
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The YSoft SAFEQ Universal Print Connector ensures customers can benefit from new Universal Print features in Microsoft 365

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The YSoft SAFEQ Universal Print Connector ensures customers can benefit from new Universal Print features in Microsoft 365 Y Soft, the leading enterprise workflow solutions provider, today announced the general availability of the YSoft SAFEQ Universal Print connector, an integration with the latest Microsoft 365 cloud printing feature. SAFEQ customers can now connect their printers to Universal Print within their SAFEQ print management environment. YSoft SAFEQ Cloud, the company’s soon to...Read More...

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